Vol 40, No 3 (2015)

Vicissitudes of the Cyber

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Table of Contents


Editorial: Vicissitudes of the Cyber
Michael Dorland


Towards a Cybervictimology: Cyberbullying, Routine Activities Theory, and the Anti-Sociality of Social Media
Michael Arntfield
Between the “Battlefield” Metaphor and Promises of Generativity: Contrasting Discourses on Cyberconflict
Artur de Matos Alves
The Digital Humanities and Democracy
Andrea Hunter
A History of Suicide Reporting in Canadian Newspapers: 1844 - 1990
Gemma Richardson
“Celebration of the Body”: Marshall McLuhan and the Sensory Conceptualism of N.E. Thing Co. Ltd.
Adam Lauder
“Immigrants Can Be Deadly”: Critical Discourse Analysis of Racialization of Immigrant Health in the Canadian Press and Public Health Policies
Sylvia Reitmanova, Diana L Gustafson, Rukhsana Ahmed

Research in Brief

Innis's Great Transformation: Staples Thesis/Medium Theory
Robert E. Babe
Media Ecological Moments in Flusser
Peter Zhang, Eric McLuhan
“The Story Is Only the Platter On Which the Personality Is Served”: The Debate Over Media Integrity on CBC Radio’s Literary Arts Programming, 1948–1985
Ross Allan Eaman
Millennials’ Media Use: It is A Matter Of Time
Jacqueline Botterill, Marian Bredin, Tim Dun

Review Essay

Out of the Archive: New Perspectives on Harold Innis
Alison Beale


Regulating Screens: Issues in Broadcasting and Internet Governance for Children
Natalie Coulter
Publicity and the Canadian State: Critical Communications Perspectives
Alex Marland
Droits et enjeux de la communication
France Aubin
L’universitaire et les médias : Une collaboration risquée mais nécessaire
Juliette De Maeyer
L'écriture réflexive : Objet de recherche et de professionnalisation
Celine Beaudet
Pour un regard-monde
Jonathan Rouleau
Gendering the Recession: Media and Culture in an Age of Austerity
Natasha Patterson
Towards a Better Internet for Children? Policy Pillars, Players and Paradoxes
Jennesia Elena Pedri
Detecting Canada: Essays on Canadian Crime Fiction, Television, and Film
Hayley Rebecca Crooks
Media Effects Research: A Basic Overview, Fourth Edition
Andrew Iliadis
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