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76. Cover image for 'Playing Doctor'
Television, Storytelling, and Medical Power
New and expanded edition
Joseph Turow
A classic look at doctors in television, updated with two decades of new shows and research
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Playing Doctor"
77. Cover image for 'Envisioning Asia'
On Location, Travel, and the Cinematic Geography of U.S. Orientalism
Jeanette Roan
Film provides a window into American culture and its attitudes toward Asia of the first half of the 20th century
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Envisioning Asia"
78. Cover image for 'Media, Technology, and Society'
Theories of Media Evolution
W. Russell Neuman, Editor

Top media studies scholars discuss the evolution of media

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Web 2010 Open Access Available Read Online
79. Cover image for 'Among the Lowest of the Dead'
The Culture of Capital Punishment
David Von Drehle
"Perhaps the finest book ever written about capital punishment"
---The Chicago Tribune
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Among the Lowest of the Dead"
80. Cover image for 'My Life as a Night Elf Priest'
An Anthropological Account of World of Warcraft
Bonnie A. Nardi
An anthropologist's analysis of one of the world's most popular online world games
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "My Life as a Night Elf Priest"
Web 2010 Open Access Available Read Online
80. Cover image for 'My Life as a Night Elf Priest'
An Anthropological Account of World of Warcraft
Bonnie A. Nardi
An anthropologist's analysis of one of the world's most popular online world games
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "My Life as a Night Elf Priest"
Web 2010 Open Access Available Read Online
81. Cover image for 'Play Redux'
The Form of Computer Games
David Myers
A new look at digital gaming and the aesthetics of play
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Play Redux"
Web 2010 Open Access Available Read Online
81. Cover image for 'Play Redux'
The Form of Computer Games
David Myers
A new look at digital gaming and the aesthetics of play
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Play Redux"
Web 2010 Open Access Available Read Online
82. Cover image for 'Skate Life'
Re-Imagining White Masculinity
Emily Chivers Yochim

An in-depth look at skateboarding culture by a promising young scholar

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Skate Life"
Web 2009 Open Access Available Read Online
82. Cover image for 'Skate Life'
Re-Imagining White Masculinity
Emily Chivers Yochim

An in-depth look at skateboarding culture by a promising young scholar

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Skate Life"
Web 2009 Open Access Available Read Online
83. Cover image for 'Getting to War'
Predicting International Conflict with Mass Media Indicators
W. Ben Hunt
Shows how we can predict the start of wars by measuring government efforts to secure public support.
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Getting to War"
84. Cover image for 'This Gaming Life'
Travels in Three Cities
Jim Rossignol
A look at what it's like to play video games, their cultures in three different international cities, and their significance in everyday life
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "This Gaming Life"
Web 2008 Open Access Available Read Online
84. Cover image for 'This Gaming Life'
Travels in Three Cities
Jim Rossignol
A look at what it's like to play video games, their cultures in three different international cities, and their significance in everyday life
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "This Gaming Life"
Web 2008 Open Access Available Read Online
85. Cover image for 'Ellery's Protest'
How One Young Man Defied Tradition and Sparked the Battle over School Prayer
Stephen D. Solomon
An engrossing story of one of the landmark cases in First Amendment history
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Ellery's Protest"
86. Cover image for 'Category 5'
The Story of Camille, Lessons Unlearned from America's Most Violent Hurricane
Ernest Zebrowski and Judith A. Howard
The epic story of the real victims of a perfect storm—overwhelmingly the poor—left behind in the aftermath of a deadly hurricane
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Category 5"
87. Cover image for 'American Prophet'
The Life and Work of Carey McWilliams
Peter Richardson
American Prophet is the long-overdue biography on the brilliant life and career of a great American thinker and writer--Carey McWilliams
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "American Prophet"
88. Cover image for 'Television Violence and Public Policy'
James T. Hamilton, Editor
Discusses why and how we should rate the content of television programs for violence
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Television Violence and Public Policy"
89. Cover image for 'Concerto for the Left Hand'
Disability and the Defamiliar Body
Davidson, Michael
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Concerto for the Left Hand"
90. Cover image for 'The German Patient'
Crisis and Recovery in Postwar Culture
Jennifer M. Kapczynski

A fascinating study of disease as a trope in German debates about the Nazi past

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The German Patient"
91. Cover image for 'Reframing Screen Performance'
Cynthia Baron and Sharon Marie Carnicke
Challenges conventional approaches to film by advancing the simple yet revolutionary idea that acting is one of cinema's essential aspects
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Reframing Screen Performance"
92. Cover image for 'Slayers and their Vampires'
A Cultural History of Killing the Dead
Bruce A. McClelland
The first book to explore the origins of the vampire slayer
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Slayers and their Vampires"
93. Cover image for 'The Hyperlinked Society'
Questioning Connections in the Digital Age
Joseph Turow and Lokman Tsui, Editors
Investigates the multi-faceted nature of hyperlinks and their consequences for commerce,  communication, and civic discourse in the world of digital media
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Hyperlinked Society"
Web 2008 Open Access Available Read Online
93. Cover image for 'The Hyperlinked Society'
Questioning Connections in the Digital Age
Joseph Turow and Lokman Tsui, Editors
Investigates the multi-faceted nature of hyperlinks and their consequences for commerce,  communication, and civic discourse in the world of digital media
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Hyperlinked Society"
Web 2008 Open Access Available Read Online
94. Cover image for 'Owning the Olympics'
Narratives of the New China
Monroe E. Price and Daniel Dayan, Editors
The indispensable guide to the breaking stories about China, the Olympics, and the media
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Owning the Olympics"
Web 2008 Open Access Available Read Online
94. Cover image for 'Owning the Olympics'
Narratives of the New China
Monroe E. Price and Daniel Dayan, Editors
The indispensable guide to the breaking stories about China, the Olympics, and the media
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Owning the Olympics"
Web 2008 Open Access Available Read Online
95. Cover image for 'Wiki Writing'
Collaborative Learning in the College Classroom
Robert E. Cummings and Matt Barton, Editors
An indispensable and engaging guide to using wikis in the classroom
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Wiki Writing"
Web 2008 Open Access Available Read Online
95. Cover image for 'Wiki Writing'
Collaborative Learning in the College Classroom
Robert E. Cummings and Matt Barton, Editors
An indispensable and engaging guide to using wikis in the classroom
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Wiki Writing"
Web 2008 Open Access Available Read Online
96. Cover image for 'Projecting History'
German Nonfiction Cinema, 1967-2000
Nora M. Alter
The intersection between social, historical, and political developments in Germany and the emergence of a nonfiction mode of film production
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Projecting History"
97. Cover image for 'A Good Quarrel'
America's Top Legal Reporters Share Stories from Inside the Supreme Court
Timothy R. Johnson and Jerry Goldman, Editors

The country's top legal reporters comment on and analyze some of the most important oral arguments in recent court history

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "A Good Quarrel"
98. Cover image for 'The Best of Technology Writing 2008'
Clive Thompson, Editor
The year's best technology writing
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Web 2008 Open Access Available Read Online
99. Cover image for 'Broadcasting, Voice, and Accountability'
A Public Interest Approach to Policy, Law, and Regulation
Steve Buckley, Kreszentia Duer, Toby Mendel, and Seán Ó Siochrú
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Web 2008 Open Access Available Read Online
100. Cover image for 'The Best of Technology Writing 2007'
Steven Levy, Editor
The year's best writing on tech: a collection as imaginative and compelling as its dynamic subject
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Web 2007 Open Access Available Read Online
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The University of Michigan Press offers many titles as electronic books in EPUB, PDF, Kindle, and Audiobook formats.

Our EPUB and PDFs may be read using free Adobe Digital Editions software. Digital Editions is available for PC, Mac, major mobile platforms, and many e-reader devices. Visit the Adobe Digital Editions Supported Ebook Devices page for a complete list of e-reader devices that are compatible with the software and their FAQ page for other questions about the software.

Available Ebook reading systems vary widely in their support for accessibility features. For EPUB, visit EPUB Test for accessibility support information for specific platforms. Contact us if you have a question about the best reading system for your needs at umpress.accessibility@umich.edu.

Our Ebooks are currently offered under a single-user license, which means that your Ebook can be accessed by using one Adobe ID. Any computer authorized to this Adobe ID will be able to open the file. Learn more at the Adobe ID and Membership FAQ page.

UMP is pleased to provide customers an easy, convenient, and environmentally-friendly way to buy and read great books. For more information on how to order Ebooks, visit our Ordering page.


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