Stephen Lax

Stephen Lax is a member of the Media Industries Research Centre and the Centre for Digital Citizenship. His rese

arch interests are in the social role of new communications technologies and the relationship between technology and policy. He is on the steering group of the UK Radio Studies Network.

He is author of Media and Communications Technologies: a Critical Introduction (2009) and Beyond the Horizon: Communications Technologies Past Present and Future (1997), and editor of Access Denied in the Information Age (2001).

Lecturer Stephen Lax
Institute of Communications Studies
University of Leeds

Email: s.e.lax @

Stephen Lax (2009) Media and Communications Technologies: a Critical Introduction. London: Palgrave.