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Three-D Issue 27: Report on meeting with ESRC and AHRC on research council funding of the field

John Downey Loughborough University On October 7th Natalie Fenton, Peter Golding and John Downey met with representatives of the ESRC and AHRC to discuss research funding for our field in the light of a MeCCSA commissioned report, which revealed low … Continue reading

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Three-D Issue 25: On with the dance: the BBC and entertainment

Máire Messenger Davies University of Ulster The weekend of September 25th and 26th this year was a long-awaited one in the BBC’s TV viewing calendar. All over the country, millions of people1 were settling down with sighs of contentment and anticipation … Continue reading

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Three-D Issue 24: Reflections on the changing nature and circumstances of academic labour

Bob Franklin Cardiff University     Born in 1949, – a first wave ‘Baby Boomer’ – my generation has been nurtured on lashings of cod liver oil, orange juice, milk at school, high quality health care, social and welfare services, … Continue reading

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Three-D Issue 22: The Stuart Hall Building, Goldsmiths

Julian Henriques Goldsmiths What’s in a name? A lot, if that name is Stuart Hall. As has been said, there are almost as many Stuart Halls as there are people who know his work or were fortunate enough to know … Continue reading

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Three-D Issue 22: NSA/GCHQ, state power and surveillance

Lee Salter University of Sussex   The ways in which the revelations about the NSA/ GCHQ surveillance scandal have been handled by the media have been interesting to say the least. It’s not often that such a clear test of … Continue reading

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Three-D Issue 22: Media plurality

Jonathan Hardy University of East London     Calls for the break up of large media groups have met with little success in the UK. Official policy has instead relaxed rules on media ownership. The widespread belief among policy makers … Continue reading

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Three-D Issue 22: After the sentence…..

Bethany Usher Teesside University     In mitigation before today’s sentencing, Andy Coulson, former Chief Reporter Neville Thurlbeck and their colleagues James Weatherup and Greg Miskew publicly admitted phone hacking for the first time. They said they did it simply … Continue reading

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Fourth MeCCSA Postgraduate Network Conference 2007

University of the West of England (UWE), Bristol Thursday 12 – Friday 13 July 2007 The MeCCSA Postgraduate Network held its Fourth Annual Postgraduate Conference in July 2007, at the University of the West of England (UWE), Bristol. > Click … Continue reading

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MeCCSA 3rd Annual Conference

11-13 January 2002, University of Westminster – MeCCSA 3rd Annual Conference

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