Handbook of Research on Multidisciplinary Approaches to Literacy in the Digital Age, 1st Edition

  • Nurdan Oncel Taskiran
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  • ISBN-10: 1799815366
  • ISBN-13: 9781799815365
  • DDC: 028.7
  • 405 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released August 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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The fast pace of technology in this day and age has made it difficult for individuals to stay informed without becoming lost in the folds of an information overload. Methods used to narrow down information are becoming just as important as providing the information to be discovered. The Handbook of Research on Multidisciplinary Approaches to Literacy in the Digital Age is a pivotal reference source that provides vital research on the significance of being literate in the age of speed and technology. While highlighting topics such as e-advertising, mobile computing, and visual culture, this publication explores the major issues society has in the information age and the methods of innovative achievements of public or private institutions. This book is ideally designed for researchers, academicians, teachers, and business managers seeking current research on a variety of social sciences in terms of the digital age.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Media, Entertainment, and the Arts (AMEA) Book Series.
Titles in This Series.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Visual Literacy.
1: Film Literacy, Visual Culture, and Film Language.
2: A Study in Image Creation Techniques in the Context of Visual Literacy.
3: Environmental Literacy: An Overview – Case Study Readings of Oblivion (2013) and Hacksaw Ridge (2016).
4: Reconceptualizing Visual Literacy in Architectural Education: Decoding and Encoding the Visual Language of Architecture.
Digital Media Literacy.
5: Media Literacy and Framing of Media Content.
6: Business Literacy Education in the Digital Age.
7: Media Business Literacy in the Digital Age: Changing Industry Trends.
8: Digital Transformation: The Reflection of the Mind to Digitality – Information Literacy, Digital Information, Strategy.
9: An Argumentative Study on Digital Advertising Literacy.
Social Media Literacy.
10: Mobile Technology and Social Media Literacy: Exploring Architecture and Interior Architecture Students' Practices.
11: Case Study on Patient Groups on Facebook in Turkey: Through the Lens of Critical Health Literacy.
12: Electronic Trading, Electronic Advertising, and Social Media Literacy: Using Local Turkish Influencers in Social Media for International Trade Products Marketing.
13: Cyber Bullying and Violence Literacy in the Context of Digitalization.
14: Religious Literacy Culture in the Digital Age.
15: Health Literacy From a Pediatrician's Perspective: Health Literacy.
16: How to Read Cultural Literacy Globally in Digital Age.
17: Reading the Television Broadcasts on Sports.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.