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  • Discourses of Legitimation in the News: The Case of the Economic Crisis in Greece book cover

    Discourses of Legitimation in the News

    The Case of the Economic Crisis in Greece, 1st Edition

    By Vaia Doudaki, Angeliki Boubouka

    Using news coverage of the economic crisis in Greece, this book develops a framework for identifying discourses of legitimation of political decisions and policies in the news. This study departs from the assumption that news is a privileged terrain where discursive struggles (over power) are…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05 
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  • Peace Journalism in East Africa: A Manual for Media Practitioners book cover

    Peace Journalism in East Africa

    A Manual for Media Practitioners, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fredrick Ogenga

    This concise edited collection explores the practice of peace journalism in East Africa, focusing specifically on the unique political and economic contexts of Uganda and Kenya. The book offers a refreshing path towards transformative journalism in East Africa through imbibing pan-African…

    Hardback – 2019-07-10
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  • Toward a Theory of True Crime Narratives: A Textual Analysis book cover

    Toward a Theory of True Crime Narratives

    A Textual Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Ian Case Punnett

    Toward a Theory of True Crime Narratives vivifies how nonfiction murder stories are told, what role they play in society, and in the form of true crime why they remain enduringly popular internationally on every platform. This book establishes for the first time the actual line—or dotted…

    Hardback – 2018-02-02
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  • The Rise and Fall of the British Press book cover

    The Rise and Fall of the British Press

    1st Edition

    By Mick Temple

    The Rise and Fall of the British Press takes an artful look at the past, present and immediate future of the printed newspaper. Temple offers a thought-provoking account of the evolution of Britain’s news consumption across the centuries, situating it within significant social, cultural and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-13
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  • Drones and Journalism: How the media is making use of unmanned aerial vehicles book cover

    Drones and Journalism

    How the media is making use of unmanned aerial vehicles, 1st Edition

    By Phillip Chamberlain

    Drones and Journalism explores the increased use of unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, by the global media for researching and newsgathering purposes. Phil Chamberlain examines the technological development and capabilities of contemporary drone hardware and the future of drone journalism. He…

    Hardback – 2017-02-14
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  • Metro Newspaper Journalists in China: The Aspiration-Frustration-Reconciliation Framework book cover

    Metro Newspaper Journalists in China

    The Aspiration-Frustration-Reconciliation Framework, 1st Edition

    By Zhaoxi (Josie) Liu

    This book explores how journalists at local metro papers in a south-western China metropolis give meaning to their work and how these meanings are shaped by the specific social environment within which these journalists operate. These metro papers provide the bulk of daily news to the general…

    Hardback – 2016-09-19
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