Books written by Andreas Hepp

The Mediated Construction of Reality

Polity | January 4, 2017 | 256 pages
Social theory needs to be completely rethought in a world of digital media and social media platforms driven by data processes. Fifty years after Berger and Luckmann published their classic text The Social Construction of Reality, two leading sociologists of media, Nick Couldry and Andreas Hepp,... More Info

Cultures of Mediatization

Polity | November 5, 2012 | 180 pages
What does it mean that we can be reached on our mobile phones wherever we are and at all times? What are the cultural consequences if we are informed about ‘everything and anything important’ via television? How are our political, religious and ethnic belongings impacted through being... More Info