A Critical Approach
Andr Jansson is Professor of Media and Communication Studies and Director of the Geomedia Research Group at Karlstad University, Sweden. His most recent publications include Cosmopolitanism and the Media (2015, with M. Christensen) and Communications/Media/Geographies (2017, with P. C Adams, J. Cupples, K. Glynn and S. Moores).
1. Introducing critical mediatization research PART I: A CULTURAL MATERIALIST PERSPECTIVE OF MEDIATIZATION 2. Mediatization is ordinary 3. Why are media indispensable? 4. Social recognition and status in a mediatized world PART II: INSIDE MOBILE LIVES 5. Mediatization and elite cosmopolitanism 6. Mediatization and post-tourism 7. Mediatization and gentrification 8. Rethinking mediatization, mobility and social power References