New Agendas in Communication Series

Series Editors: Roderick P Hart, Stephen D. Reese

This series brings together groups of emerging scholars to tackle important interdisciplinary themes that demand new scholarly attention and reach broadly across the communication field’s existing courses. Each volume stakes out a key area, presents original findings, and considers the long-range implications of its "new agenda."

  • Work Pressures

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by Dawna Ballard, Matthew McGlone

    Work Pressures fills the void of research on the nature of pressures on individuals in the workplace. It offers a broad view of how work pressures can compromise the performance and vitality of individuals and their organizations. The contributions to this volume not only confirm communication’s…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
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  • Strategic Communication

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by Anthony Dudo, LeeAnn Kahlor

    The focus of this book is Strategic Communication. Communication can be defined as strategic if its development and/or dissemination is driven by an expected outcome. These outcomes can be attitudinal, behavioral, persuasive or knowledge-related; they can lead to change or engagement, or they can…

    Paperback – 2016-07-19
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  • Networked China: Global Dynamics of Digital Media and Civic Engagement

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by Wenhong Chen, Stephen D. Reese

    The Internet and digital media have become conduits and locales where millions of Chinese share information and engage in creative expression and social participation. This book takes a cutting-edge look at the impacts and implications of an increasingly networked China. Eleven chapters cover the…

    Paperback – 2015-05-19
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  • New Technologies and Civic Engagement

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by Homero Gil de Zuniga Navajas

    This volume contributes to the extant and prolific New Agendas in Communication Series from one of the most salient perspectives within the field of Communication: New Technologies and Civic Engagement. The impact of the Internet and other technological advances are constantly referred to at most…

    Paperback – 2014-11-04
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  • Sports and Identity

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by Barry Brummett, Andrew Ishak

    This volume of essays examines the ways in which sports have become a means for the communication of social identity in the United States. The essays included here explore the question, How is identity engaged in the performance and spectatorship of sports? Defining sports as the whole range of…

    Paperback – 2013-12-09
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  • Global Communication

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by Karin Wilkins, Joe Straubhaar, Shanti Kumar

    This volume interrogates what "global" means in the context of "communication," and who benefits from global communication practices and industries. Emerging scholars contribute their unique perspectives in communication scholarship, charting innovative directions for research that connects…

    Paperback – 2013-08-16
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  • Ethical Issues in Communication Professions

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by Minette Drumwright

    Dynamic, rapid, and radical changes are transforming the communication professions, provoking major implications for ethics. Traditional boundaries blur as media converge; relentless competitive pressures cause some forms of communication to atrophy and permit others to explode; and technological…

    Paperback – 2013-08-13
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  • Agenda Setting in a 2.0 World

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by Thomas J. Johnson

    This volume explores agenda-setting theory in light of changes in the media environment in the 21st century. In the decades since the original Chapel Hill study that launched agenda-setting research, the theory has attracted the interest of scholars worldwide. Agenda Setting in a 2.0 World features…

    Paperback – 2013-07-17
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  • Identity and Communication

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by Dominic L Lasorsa, America Rodriguez

    Identity and Communication offers an innovative take on traditional topics of intercultural communication while promoting new ideas and progressive theories.With essays by emerging voices in identity communication, volume contributors discuss the ways that racial, cultural, and gender identities…

    Paperback – 2013-04-05
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  • Political Emotions

    Edited by Janet Staiger, Ann Cvetkovich, Ann Reynolds

    Political Emotions explores the contributions that the study of discourses, rhetoric, and framing of emotion make to understanding the public sphere, civil society and the political realm. Tackling critiques on the opposition of the public and private spheres, chapters in this volume examine why…

    Paperback – 2010-06-08
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  • Media Literacy

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by Kathleen Tyner

    This volume explores how educators can leverage student proficiency with new literacies for learning in formal and informal educational environments. It also investigates critical literacy practices that can best respond to the proliferation of new media in society. What sorts of media education…

    Paperback – 2009-11-11
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  • Communicating Science

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by LeeAnn Kahlor, Patricia Stout

    This volume explores the evolution of science communication, addressing key issues and offering substance for future study. Harnessing the energies of junior scholars on the forefront of science communication, this work pushes the boundaries of research forward, allowing scholars to sample the…

    Paperback – 2009-09-15
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  • Journalism and Citizenship

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by Zizi Papacharissi

    Journalism is in the middle of sweeping changes in its relationships with the communities it serves, and the audiences for news and public affairs it seeks to address. Changes in technology have blurred the lines between professionals and citizens, partisan and objective bystanders, particularly in…

    Paperback – 2009-07-14
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  • The Interplay of Truth and Deception

    New Agendas in Theory and Research

    Edited by Matthew S. McGlone, Mark L. Knapp

    During the past 30 years, there have been a steadily increasing number of scientific and popular publications dealing with lying and deception. Questions about the extent to which public officials are deceptive are standard fare in current magazines and newspapers. This volume aims to present …

    Paperback – 2009-06-24
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