The Routledge Communication Series covers the breadth of the communication discipline, from interpersonal communication to public relations, offering textbooks, handbooks, and scholarly reference materials.
Assessing Media Education A Resource Handbook for Educators and Administrators: Component 2: Case Studies
Negative Political Advertising Coming of Age
Media Effects and Society
News As Discourse
Edited By Øyvind Ihlen, Magnus Fredriksson
April 20, 2018
Public Relations and Social Theory: Key Figures, Concepts and Developments broadens the theoretical scope of public relations studies by applying the work of a group of prominent social theorists to make sense of the practice. The volume focuses on the work of key social theorists, including Max ...
Edited By William G. Christ
June 30, 2006
This component of Assessing Media Education is intended for those who would like to know how other schools have grappled with implementing assessment initiatives, and who have used assessment to improve their programs....
By Mark Conrad
February 27, 2017
The Business of Sports provides a comprehensive foundation of the economic, organizational, legal and political components of the sports industry. Geared for journalism, communication and business students, but also an excellent resource for those working in sports, this text introduces readers to ...
By Pamela Shakespeare
December 01, 1997
Based on research focusing on the experience of having confused speech and being with confused speakers, this book begins with everyday, commonly understood ideas such as "talking too much" and examines how confused speech is "brought off" as a collaborative activity by the people involved. The ...
Edited By David Protess, Maxwell E. McCombs
June 01, 1991
The role of the news media in defining the important issues of the day, also known as the agenda-setting influence of mass communication, has received widespread attention over the past 20 years. Since the publication of McCombs and Shaw's seminal empirical study, more than one hundred journal ...
By Matthew W. Kreuter, David W. Farrell, Laura R. Olevitch, Laura K. Brennan
October 01, 1999
Through the use of new technologies, researchers, and practitioners in health education and health communication can now provide health information and behavior change strategies that are customized based on the unique needs, interests, and concerns of different individuals. These tailored health ...
Edited By Dean E. Hewes
September 06, 2016
Our interpretations of the world we live in, and the people and institutions that comprise it, are acquired through complex interactions among what we believe to be true, what the world is, and/or what others think it is. Understanding those complex interactions is one of the most important goals ...
Edited By Maxwell Mccombs, Amy Reynolds
September 06, 2016
In 1996, the National Issues Convention (NIC) assembled a national sample of 459 Americans on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin. This diverse group of Americans was seen and heard nationally. They spent three days in small group discussions of major public issues and participated in ...
Edited By Dawn O. Braithwaite, Teresa L. Thompson
August 26, 2016
This Handbook represents the first comprehensive collection of research on communication and people with disabilities. The editors have brought together original contributions focusing on the identity, social, and relationship adjustments faced by people with disabilities and those with whom they ...
By Karen S. Johnson-Cartee, Gary Copeland
August 26, 2016
This volume provides a unique synthesis of the relevant literature from academic studies in the fields of political science, marketing, advertising, speech communication, telecommunication, and public relations combined with the practical wisdom of professional consultants. Offering the reader both...
By Elizabeth M. Perse, Jennifer Lambe
August 25, 2016
Grounded in theoretical principle, Media Effects and Society help students make the connection between mass media and the impact it has on society as a whole. The text also explores how the relationship individuals have with media is created, therefore helping them alleviate its harmful effects and...