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The photograph

The photograph

Posted by jcm22 at Nov 18, 2014 03:30 PM |

Smart phones have made taking pictures an everyday form of communication. Charlotte Barratt examines the photograph as a tool for overcoming language and communication barriers.

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The television: an electronic babysitter for the incarcerated?

The television: an electronic babysitter for the incarcerated?

Posted by arj13 at Sep 10, 2013 11:55 AM |

Professor Yvonne Jewkes from the Department of Criminology investigates the use of televisions in prisons.

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The mobile phone: a tool for sousveillance?

The mobile phone: a tool for sousveillance?

Posted by arj13 at Jul 15, 2013 03:05 PM |

The mobile phone - ubiquitous and everyday but can it help to provide power to the powerless? Dr Paul Reilly from the University of Leicester's Department of Media and Communication examines the use of mobile phones to bypass media censorship and raise questions about the conduct of authority figures.

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