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Online Journalism

„An essential guide for anyone hungry to learn how journalism should be practised today, and will be tomorrow. Hill and Lashmar encapsulate the transformative impact technology is having on journalism, but anchor those changes in the basic principles of reporting.“- Paul Lewis, The Guardian“As the news business transforms, Online Journalism is a fantastic new resource […]

Essential Reporting

„If you want a book that instructs you about all the technical skills you need to pass the examinations set by the National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ) and embark on a career in journalism, then this is the book for you. It outlines the basic knowledge required to succeed as a trainee […]

The Labor of Luck

In this gripping ethnography, Jeffrey J. Sallaz goes behind the scenes of the global casino industry to investigate the radically different worlds of work and leisure he found in identically designed casinos in the United States and South Africa. Seamlessly weaving political and economic history with his own personal experience, Sallaz provides a riveting account […]

The India Business Quiz book

Offering an in-depth look at India’s business world, The India Business Quiz Book provides fascinating insights into the country’s burgeoning corporate sector. The book is divided into four sections, each containing 10 detailed quizzies. The questions are exhaustive and topical, and include topics like:- Brands and Products- Mergers and Acquisitions – CompaniesA unique quizzitive index […]

Gaming: A Technology Forecast

The game industry is not a „future“ industry–it is a high-growth US$50B global industry that promises important benefits and implications to society and for science and technology-based industries in general. This report is specifically designed to provide insights and data useful in identifying and initiating new technology-related programs in the field of digital games. Report […]

Changing the Rules of the Game

Few industries fit the description of high turbulence and high velocity better than the computer games industry. Relatively young, rapidly evolving, and frequently experiencing disruptive innovation, its potential for growth and new business opportunities seems barely exhausted. And indeed, in the current economic climate this industry seems positively recession-proof. Those making and those playing games […]

Larceny Games

Major League Baseball claims it hasn’t had a game fixed by gamblers since 1919. No points have been shaved in the NBA since 1954. And the NFL states no game of theirs has come under outside influence ever. These, however, are lies. The proof resides in FBI files only recently uncovered and discussed in Larceny […]

Casino Industry in Asia Pacific

This single volume gives you comprehensive information on Asia-Pacific gaming!Casino Industry in Asia Pacific: Development, Operation, and Impact is a one-of-a-kind comprehensive review of the gaming industry in various countries in the Asia-Pacific region. This valuable resource thoroughly details the history, the operational issues, and the impact of casino gaming in Australia, Korea, Macao, and […]