Knowledge Construction

Shifting relations between knowledge producers and users 

Selected Publications

Banaji, S. (2013) Everyday racism and "my tram experience": emotion, civic performance and learning on YouTube.| Comunicar, 20 (40). pp. 69-78. 

Couldry, N. (2012) Media Society World: Social Theory and Digital Media Practice.| Cambridge: Polity, especially chapters 1, 3, 4, 6 and 8.

Couldry, N. and Turow, J. (2014) Advertising, Big Data and the Clearance of the Public Realm: Marketers| New Approaches to the Content Subsidy, International Journal of Communication|

Breitstein, L and Dini, P (2011) A Social Constructivist Analysis of the 2007 Banking Crisis: Building Trust and Transparency through Community Currencies|Journal of Banking Regulation, 13 (1). pp 36-62.

Dini, P, Iqani, M, and Mansell, R (2011) The (Im)Possibility of Interdisciplinarity: Lessons from Constructing a Theoretical Framework for Digital Ecosystems|Journal of Culture, Theory and Critique, 52 (1). pp 3-27.

Livingstone, S (2013) The participation paradigm in audience research.| Communication Review, 16 (1-2). pp. 21-30

Lunt, P and Livingstone, S (2013) Media studies' fascination with the concept of the public sphere: critical reflections and emerging debates.| Media, Culture & Society, 35 (1). pp. 87-96.

Mansell, R (2012) Imagining the Internet: Communication, Innovation and Governance.| Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Mansell, R (2012) ‘ICTs, discourse and knowledge societies: implications for policy and practice’.| In: D Frau-Meigs, J Nicey, M Palmer and P Tupper (eds.) From NWICO to WSIS: 30 years of communication geopolitics: actors and flows, structures and divides. Bristol: Intellect.

Mansell, R (2011) ‘Power and interests in information and communication technologies and development: exogenous and endogenous discourses in contention’.| Journal of international development, Online First

Powell, A (2012) Democratizing production through open source knowledge: from open software to open hardware.| Media, Culture & Society, 34 (6). pp. 691-708.  

Rantanen, T. (2013) A Critique of the Systems Approaches in Comparative Media Research: A Central and Eastern European Perspective.| Global Media and Communications, Online first, Aug.

Selwyn, N, Banaji, S, Hadjithoma-Garstka, C. and Clark, W (2011) Providing a platform for parents? Exploring the nature of parental engagement with school learning platforms.| Journal of computer assisted learning, 27 (4). pp. 314-323. 

Willems, W (2013) Theorising media as/and civil society in Africa.| In: E Obadare, (ed.) The handbook of civil society in Africa. Nonprofit and Civil Society Studies (20). New York: Springer.