Media as Practice: Narrative and Conceptual Approach for Qualitative Data Analysis

  title={Media as Practice: Narrative and Conceptual Approach for Qualitative Data Analysis},
  author={Pilar Lacasa and Rut Mart{\'i}nez-Borda and Laura M{\'e}ndez},
  journal={Studies in Media and Communication},
This paper considers videogames as meaningful media in interactive and everyday contexts. In order to show our theoretical and methodological perspective for approaching media as practice, we analyze how a commercial video game, Tomb Raider: Cronicles, could be present in several scenarios. The research focuses on how to understand media in context by combining two modes of thought: the narrative, or the use of stories, and the conceptual, or the use of categorical concepts. We have adopted an… 

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