Soziale Netzwerke. Entwicklung, Chancen und Risiken (German by Adam Twarkowski

By Adam Twarkowski

Zwischenprüfungsarbeit aus dem Jahr 2015 im Fachbereich Medien / Kommunikation - Massenmedien allgemein, Fachhochschule Trier - Hochschule für Wirtschaft, Technik und Gestaltung, Veranstaltung: Zulassungsprüfung Master-Fernstudium, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Ziel dieser Arbeit ist in kurzer und verständlicher shape die Entwicklung der sozialen Netzwerke (verstanden als Kommunikationsplattformen für die Gemeinschaftsbildung mit Hilfe der Computernetzwerke) zu beschreiben.

Vor Entstehung der Computernetzwerke battle es den Menschen nur dann möglich soziale Netzwerke zu bilden, wenn sich Gruppen zusammenschlossen, deren Mitglieder sich physisch nah befanden. Bereits zu Beginn der Entstehung von Computernetzwerken gab es Tendenzen zur Bildung von Gemeinschaften welche mittels dieses Mediums kommunizierten.
Auch das web galt von Anfang an nicht nur dem Austausch der Informationen wissenschaftlicher bzw. technischer Natur, sondern auch dem Austausch von Nachrichten, Gedanken, Ideen privater oder öffentlicher Natur zwischen den einzelnen Netzwerkbenutzern. Anfangs waren das lediglich rudimentär gestaltete Diskussionsforen im Usenet.
Mit der späteren technischen Entwicklung konnte dieser Austausch mit immer moderneren, schnelleren und für breiteres Publikum zugänglichen Methoden durchgeführt werden. Die eigentliche Entstehung von sozialen Netzwerken verbindet guy jedoch meistens mit Internetanwendungen, welche die Erstellung von eigenen Profilwebseiten inklusive Foto und Angaben zu eigenen individual, Führung einer Liste der Freundschaften, Kontakte, Möglichkeit der Veröffentlichung von Informationen zu Ereignissen, Texten oder Medien, ermöglichen.

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The Cambridge Introduction to Postmodern Fiction (Cambridge by Bran Nicol

By Bran Nicol

Postmodern fiction provides a problem to the reader: rather than having fun with it passively, the reader has to paintings to appreciate its meanings, to consider what fiction is, and to query their very own responses. but this very problem makes postmodern writing quite a bit enjoyable to learn and worthwhile to check. not like so much introductions to postmodernism and fiction, this publication areas the emphasis on literature instead of thought. It introduces the main widespread British and American novelists linked to postmodernism, from the 'pioneers', Beckett, Borges and Burroughs, to special post-war writers resembling Pynchon, Carter, Atwood, Morrison, Gibson, Auster, DeLillo, and Ellis. Designed for college kids and obviously written, this advent explains the preoccupations, kinds and methods that unite postmodern authors. Their paintings is characterised via a self-reflexive acknowledgement of its prestige as fiction, and by means of some of the ways that it demanding situations readers to question commonsense and average assumptions approximately literature.

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Able Muse, Summer 2015 (No. 19 - print edition) (Able Muse, by Wayne Levin,Eric McHenry,Alexander Pepple

By Wayne Levin,Eric McHenry,Alexander Pepple

this is often the seminannual capable Muse assessment (Print version) - summer time 2015 factor, quantity 19. This factor maintains the culture of masterfully crafted poetry, fiction, essays, paintings & images, and booklet studies that experience develop into synonymous with the capable Muse-online and in print. After greater than a decade of on-line publishing excellence, capable Muse print version keeps the superlative ordinary of the paintings provided these types of years within the on-line version, and, the capable Muse Anthology (Able Muse Press, 2010).

". . . [ capable MUSE ] fills a huge hole in figuring out what's fairly taking place in early twenty-first century American poetry." - Dana Gioia.


EDITORIAL - Alexander Pepple.

(Interviewed via Sharon Passmore).

(Interviewed through Cody Walker).

FICTION - Linda Boroff, Richard Dokey, Michael Bradburn-Ruster, Zara Lisbon, Lane Kareska.

ESSAYS - Catharine Savage Brosman, Kevin Durkin, Robert Earle, Eric Torgersen.

BOOK reports - Reagan Upshaw.

POETRY - Jay Rogoff, Meredith McCann, William Baer, Jan D. Hodge, Stephen Scaer, William Thompson, Martial, Susan McLean, Carrie Shipers, Maura Stanton, Stephen Gibson, Len Krisak, Glenn Freeman, Richard Cecil, Bruce Bennett, Julie Steiner, Eric Torgersen, Ed Shacklee.

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Understanding Jonathan Lethem (Understanding Contemporary by Matthew Luter

By Matthew Luter

knowing Jonathan Lethem is a examine of the novels, brief fiction, and nonfiction on quite a lot of matters within the arts via American novelist Jonathan Lethem, who's the recipient of the nationwide publication Critics Circle Award for Fiction for Motherless Brooklyn, a MacArthur starting place “genius” provide, and the Locus Award for top First Novel for Gun, with Occasional track. Matthew Luter explores the foremost contemporaries of and affects on Lethem, who's the Roy Edward Disney Professor of artistic Writing at Pomona College.

Luter starts this quantity through explaining how Lethem’s cutting edge and provocative essay on artistic appropriation “The Ecstasy of impact” differs from different writing approximately impact, suggesting a creative mode that celebrates considerate borrowing. Readings of Lethem’s 3 significant novels stick to: taken jointly, Motherless Brooklyn, The citadel of Solitude, and protracted urban current a novelist coming to phrases with the thrill and disadvantages of inventive impact. Motherless Brooklyn will pay tribute to and subverts conventional hardboiled detective novels as Lethem performs with the conventions of a favourite (and influential) style. castle dwells obsessively on appreciation and feedback of influential artwork, as Lethem’s major personality spends a life-time considering the complexities of the artwork he loves, interrogating his personal reactions to it, and considering during the political implications of the methods he has been inspired by means of that which he consumes. persistent urban depicts the price of fandom and the risks of giving over an excessive amount of of oneself to the paintings that one loves, dramatized through a personality introduced approximately to damage no longer via the calls for of inventive production, yet by means of obsessive cultural consumption.

Borrowing overtly and promiscuously from past traditions either low and high (experimental fiction, comedian books, artwork movie, detective novels), Lethem screens a career-long curiosity in wondering what literary originality may perhaps suggest in a postmodern age. a few recommend that such borrowings point out a literary good that has run dry, making writers equivalent to Lethem mere patchwork artists. Luter argues as a substitute that Lethem’s propensity for donning his impacts and obsessions on his sleeve encourages new thought of originality itself. Out with “it’s all been performed” and in with “look in any respect that’s been performed, and all that we will nonetheless do with it!”

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First Words: On Dostoevsky’s Introductions (The Unknown by Lewis Bagby

By Lewis Bagby

Dostoevsky hooked up introductions to his such a lot tough narratives, together with Notes from the home of the lifeless, Notes from Underground, The Devils, The Brothers Karamazov, and “A mild Creature.” regardless of his shrewdpermanent makes an attempt to name his readers’ cognizance to those introductions, they've been ignored as an item of analysis for over a hundred and fifty years. That oversight is rectified in First phrases, the 1st systematic research of Dostoevsky’s introductions. utilizing Genette’s typology of prefaces and Bakhtin’s inspiration of a number of voices, Lewis Bagby unearths simply how vital Dostoevsky’s first phrases are to his fiction. Dostoevsky’s ruses, verbal winks, and backward glances point out a full of life and ingenious writer at earnest play within the box of literary discourse.

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Cricket, Literature and Culture: Symbolising the Nation, by Dr Anthony Bateman

By Dr Anthony Bateman

In his vital contribution to the transforming into box of activities literature, Anthony Bateman lines the connection among literary representations of cricket and Anglo-British nationwide identification from 1850 to the mid Nineteen Eighties. analyzing newspaper bills, tutorial books, fiction, poetry, and the paintings of editors, anthologists, and historians, Bateman elaborates the ways that an extended culture of literary discourse produced cricket's cultural prestige and that means. His critique of writing approximately cricket results in the rediscovery of little-known texts and the reinterpretation of famous works by way of authors as different as Neville Cardus, James Joyce, the nice conflict poets, and C.L.R. James.

Beginning with mid-eighteenth century money owed of cricket that offer crucial historical past, Bateman examines the literary evolution of cricket writing opposed to the backdrop of key old moments resembling the good struggle, the 1926 basic Strike, and the increase of Communism. a number of case reports convey that cricket at the same time asserted English beliefs and created anxiousness approximately imperialism, whereas cricket's distinctively colonial aesthetic is highlighted via Bateman's exam of the discourse surrounding colonial cricket excursions and cricketers like Prince Kumar Shri Ranjitsinhji of India and Sir Learie Constantine of Trinidad. that includes an in depth bibliography, Bateman's e-book indicates that, whereas the discourse surrounding cricket used to be key to its prestige as an emblem of state and empire, the embodied perform of the game served to destabilise its validated cultural that means within the colonial and postcolonial contexts.

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Rezipientenforschung: Mediennutzung - Medienrezeption - by Helena Bilandzic,Friederike Koschel,Nina Springer,Heinz

By Helena Bilandzic,Friederike Koschel,Nina Springer,Heinz Pürer

Die Rezipientenforschung wird hier in drei größere Themenbereiche untergliedert: Zunächst geht es um die Mediennutzungsforschung, in deren Rahmen gängige Erhebungsverfahren, Kennwerte und Ergebnisse der Leser-, Hörer-, Zuschauer- und Internet-User-Forschung dargestellt werden. Es folgt ein Kapitel über die Medienrezeptionsforschung. Darin werden Aspekte der Selektionsforschung, Rezeptionsqualität, der Einbettung von Medienrezeption in Kultur und Alltag sowie der Verarbeitung von Medieninformationen erörtert. Schließlich stehen Medienwirkungen im Fokus: Wirkungen auf Einstellungen, Verhalten, Wissen, Wertvorstellungen und Weltbilder.

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Corporate Social Responsibility by Prof. Suresh Kumar,Dr. Vinod Negi

By Prof. Suresh Kumar,Dr. Vinod Negi

Since the inception of the collage, it has initiated variety of steps within the box of the company Social accountability. On one hand it really is operating for the all-round improvement of the scholars and giving due consciousness at the welfare points of the area people the place the collage is demonstrated. scholars and employees are required to take part in a number of endeavors that give a contribution to the final welfare of the neighborhood inside and outdoors the college. Such endeavors aren't basically occasional excessive visibility activities yet common touch with the group together with inviting neighborhood participants for seminars, public lectures and workshops on pertinent concerns, sharing wisdom, voluntary carrier and sharing necessities like water and different assets. The collage additionally promotes the neighborhood tradition and sports by means of partaking with the neighborhood public who're organizing the melas, sports and different spiritual services. to call a number of tasks taken by way of the college that are as follows: -- scholars of collage train the kids of negative humans from the environment parts within the collage campus. -- collage organizes loose scientific camps, blood donation camps, and distributes loose drugs. -- collage has all started loose ambulance carrier for the good thing about local people. -- college presents unfastened schooling to these scholars whose mom and dad are usually not alive -- collage offers 50% concession in expense to thosestudents's whose father isn't alive. -- collage promotes the schooling of ladies via offering 50% concession within the price for unmarried woman baby.

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Origami Heart by Matthew Desrosiers

By Matthew Desrosiers

ORIGAMI middle is the tale of Xavier Kidd, essentially the most appealing boy ever to stroll the earth. After years of psychical, sexual, and mental abuse by the hands of his trick-turning, waitress mom and her heroin junky boyfriend, Xavier learns the character of duality and with a middle as vast as heaven and full of wanderlust, he runs clear of his prior - hoping to include a shiny, but unknown destiny. ORIGAMI middle is set the fictions that we create in our personal minds as an break out from the rigors in our lives. it's a needs to learn for an individual who has undergone trauma, dissociated, or just yearns to appreciate the darker facets of life.

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