Disruptions

Studies in Digital Journalism

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The Disruptions: Studies in Digital Journalism series features ground breaking short form publications which engage with cutting edge technological and critical developments and debates in contemporary digital journalism theory and practice. Titles in the series explore emerging hot topics, present detailed case studies and offer new assessments of theoretical and conceptual innovations in relation to subjects including digital journalism ethics, robot news, data journalism, web metrics and online surveillance. Titles respond quickly to the latest developments in the field and showcase the work of best new and established critical thinkers in this vibrant and emerging area.

  • Disrupting Journalism Ethics: Radical Change on the Frontier of Digital Media book cover

    Disrupting Journalism Ethics

    Radical Change on the Frontier of Digital Media

    By Stephen J A Ward

    Disrupting Journalism Ethics sets out to disrupt and change how we think about journalism and its ethics. The book contends that long-established ways of thinking, which have come down to us from the history of journalism, need radical conceptual reform, with alternate conceptions of the role of…

    Hardback – 2018-08-23 
    Routledge
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  • Geographies of Journalism: The Imaginative Power of Place in Making Digital News book cover

    Geographies of Journalism

    The Imaginative Power of Place in Making Digital News

    By Robert E. Gutsche Jr, Kristy Hess

    Geographies of Journalism connects theoretical and practical discussions of the role of geotechnologies, social media, and boots-on-the-ground journalism in a digital age to underline the complications and challenges that place-making in the press brings to institutions and ideologies. By…

    Hardback – 2018-08-14 
    Routledge
    Disruptions

  • Native Advertising: Advertorial Disruption in the 21st-Century News Feed book cover

    Native Advertising

    Advertorial Disruption in the 21st-Century News Feed

    By Lisa Lynch

    Native Advertising examines the emerging practices and norms around native advertising in US and European news organizations. Over the past five years native advertising has rapidly become a significant revenue stream for both digital news “upstarts” and legacy newspapers and magazines. This book…

    Hardback – 2018-06-05
    Routledge
    Disruptions

  • Mobile Disruptions in the Middle East: Lessons from Qatar and the Arabian Gulf Region in mobile media content innovation book cover

    Mobile Disruptions in the Middle East

    Lessons from Qatar and the Arabian Gulf Region in mobile media content innovation

    By John V Pavlik, Everette E Dennis, Rachel Davis Mersey, Justin Gengler

    Mobile Disruptions in the Middle East identifies trends in mobile media use in Qatar and the United Arab Emirates and, more broadly, explores their impact on the nature of digital journalism. Mobility has long been an important aspect of life in the Middle East; therefore a study of this region…

    Hardback – 2018-05-04
    Routledge
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  • Responsible Drone Journalism book cover

    Responsible Drone Journalism

    Edited by Astrid Gynnild, Turo Uskali

    Camera drones provide unique visual perspectives and add new dimensions to storytelling and accountability in journalism. Simultaneously, the rapidly expanding uses of drones as advanced sensor platforms raise new legislative, ethical and transparency issues. Responsible Drone Journalism…

    Hardback – 2018-02-13
    Routledge
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  • Journalism Design: Interactive Technologies and the Future of Storytelling book cover

    Journalism Design

    Interactive Technologies and the Future of Storytelling

    By Skye Doherty

    Journalism Design is about the future of journalism. As technologies increasingly, and continually, reshape the way we interact with information, with each other and with our environment, journalists need new ways to tell stories. Journalists often see technology as something that improves what…

    Hardback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge
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  • Fake News: Falsehood, Fabrication and Fantasy in Journalism book cover

    Fake News

    Falsehood, Fabrication and Fantasy in Journalism

    By Brian McNair

    Fake News: Falsehood, fabrication and fantasy in journalism examines the causes and consequences of the ‘fake news’ phenomenon now sweeping the world’s media and political debates. Drawing on three decades of research and writing on journalism and news media, leading scholar Brian McNair engages…

    Hardback – 2017-11-07
    Routledge
    Disruptions

  • Hyperlocal Journalism and Digital Disruptions: The journalism change agents in Australia and New Zealand book cover

    Hyperlocal Journalism and Digital Disruptions

    The journalism change agents in Australia and New Zealand

    By Scott Downman, Richard Murray

    At a time when digital technologies are impacting on the success and sustainability of traditional models of journalism, hyperlocal journalism seeks to restore journalistic integrity, build community, incite change and engage audiences. This book argues for the increased importance of these new…

    Hardback – 2017-10-03
    Routledge
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