Human-Information Interaction and Technical Communication: Concepts and Frameworks
Language: en
Pages: 548
Authors: Albers, Michael J.
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-29 - Publisher: IGI Global

"This book works to provide practical knowledge based on a sound theoretical foundation for allowing people to engage in a meaningful dialogue as they make decisions with respect to designing that communication"--Provided by publisher.
Revealing Gender Inequalities and Perceptions in South Asian Countries through Discourse Analysis
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Mahtab, Nazmunnessa
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-16 - Publisher: IGI Global

Misconceptions regarding gender identity and issues of inequality that women around the world face have become a predominant concern for not only the citizens impacted, but global political leaders, administrators, and human rights activists. Revealing Gender Inequalities and Perceptions in South Asian Countries through Discourse Analysis explores how an analysis
Intercultural Relations and Ethnic Conflict in Asia
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Bute, Swati Jaywant Rao
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-01 - Publisher: IGI Global

Many geographically diverse regions in the world contain a rich variety of cultures within them. While some have many socio-cultural similarities, tensions can still arise to make such areas unstable and vulnerable. Intercultural Relations and Ethnic Conflict in Asia is a critical reference source for the latest scholarly research on
Discourse Analysis as a Tool for Understanding Gender Identity, Representation, and Equality
Language: en
Pages: 323
Authors: Mahtab, Nazmunnessa, Parker, Sara, Kabir, Farah, Haque, Tania, Sabur, Aditi, Sowad, Abu Saleh Mohammad
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-01 - Publisher: IGI Global

Today, gender and gender identity is at the forefront of discussion as the plight of women around the world and issues of gender equality and human rights have become an international concern for politicians, government agencies, social activists, and the general public. Discourse Analysis as a Tool for Understanding Gender
Global Perspectives on Media Events in Contemporary Society
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Fox, Andrew
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-25 - Publisher: IGI Global

Media events have been described as broadcasts that involve an engaged audience viewing the same event simultaneously; though this definition is still relevant, the way media outlets interact with and react to their audiences has greatly changed. This is in part due to the emergence of social media platforms which