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Marcus Maloney

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  • 2 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
20152019
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Research Interests

Marcus' research centres on media and popular culture, particularly in the digital space. His first book, The Search for Meaning in Film and Television: Disenchantment at the Turn of the Millennium, was published in 2015 by Palgrave Macmillan, London. Recent articles include a study of violence in video games, and an examination of masculine performances in YouTube video game vlogging.

Education/Academic qualification

Sociology, Doctorate, La Trobe University

1 Mar 20091 Oct 2013

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computer game Social Sciences
Video Games Medicine & Life Sciences
narrative Social Sciences
Motion Pictures Medicine & Life Sciences
violence Social Sciences
cinema Social Sciences
Violence Medicine & Life Sciences
masculinity Social Sciences

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Research Output 2015 2019

  • 2 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 2 Article
  • 1 Book
  • 1 Chapter
1 Citation (Scopus)
29 Downloads (Pure)

Ambivalent Violence in Contemporary Game Design

Maloney, M., Jan 2019, In : Games and Culture. 14, 1, p. 26-45 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Video Games
Motion Pictures
computer game
cinema
Violence

Digital Western Dreaming

Maloney, M., 3 May 2018, Metaphysical Sociology: On the Work of John Carroll. James, S. (ed.). 1 ed. London: Routledge, p. 95-110 26 p. (Morality, Society and Culture).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

computer game
sociology
narrative
cancer
1 Citation (Scopus)
78 Downloads (Pure)

‘Mmm … I love it, bro!’: Performances of masculinity in YouTube gaming

Maloney, M., Roberts, S. & Caruso, A., May 2017, In : New Media & Society. 20, 5, p. 1697–1714 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
masculinity
love
performance
Microscopes
Internet
Millennium
Disenchantment
Christopher Nolan
Batman
Romantic Comedy

Press / Media

'Battleground: Masculinity' - The Importance of Highlighting Men's Contestations of Manliness

Steven Roberts, Karla Elliot & Marcus Maloney

1/08/18

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Interview with Mojo News about Jordan Peterson

Marcus Maloney

1/05/18

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Fame in the Internet Age - The Case of PewDiePie

Marcus Maloney

25/02/17

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

PewDiePie, new media stars and the court of public opinion

Marcus Maloney & Steven Roberts

21/02/17

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment