Understanding Occupy from Wall Street to Portland: Applied Studies in Communication Theory

Human Science

Renee Guarriello Heath (Editor), Courtney Vail Fletcher (Editor) and Ricardo Munoz (Editor)

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 268 pages

File size: 2.6 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

The book provides a comprehensive analysis of the Occupy movement using various communication theory perspectives. It considers global and local contexts of the movement from its cultural and economic roots to the views of participants, city officials, newspapers and social media. It grapples with how these perspectives represent romantic, practical, and critical understandings of the movement.