Cultural Studies: Book Series

Global Media Giants

Series Editors:

  • Tencent

    The Political Economy of China’s Surging Internet Giant, 1st Edition

    By Min Tang

    In this book, author Min Tang examines the political economy of the China-based leading global Internet giant, Tencent. Tracing the historical context and shaping forces, the book illuminates Tencent’s emergence as a joint creation of the Chinese state and transnational financial capital. Tencent…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15
    Global Media Giants

  • Alphabet

    The Becoming of Google, 1st Edition

    By Micky Lee

    Google is synonymous with searching, but in this innovative new research volume, Micky Lee explores how the Alphabet Corporation, now the parent company of Google, is more than just a search engine. Using a political economic approach, Lee draws on the concept of networks to investigate the growth…

    Hardback – 2019-05-20
    Global Media Giants