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2018 Communication Studies Titles for Review

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November 2018

  • Landmark Essays on Rhetorics of Difference

    1st Edition

    Edited by Damian Baca, Ellen Cushman, Jonathan Osborne

    Landmark Essays on Rhetorics of Difference challenges the Eurocentric perspective from which the field of rhetoric is traditionally viewed. Taking a step beyond the creation of alternative rhetorics that maintain the centrality of the European and Greco-Roman tradition, this volume argues on behalf…

    Paperback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Landmark Essays Series

  • Stage Lighting Second Edition

    The Fundamentals, 2nd Edition

    By Richard E. Dunham

    Stage Lighting: The Fundamentals is written specifically for introductory stage lighting courses. The book begins with an examination of the nature of light, perception, and color, then leads into a conversation of stage lighting equipment and technicians. Lamps, luminaries, controls/dimming, and…

    Paperback – 2018-11-16
    Routledge

  • A Communicative Approach to Conflict, Forgiveness, and Reconciliation

    Reimagining Our Relationships, 1st Edition

    By Douglas L. Kelley, Vincent R. Waldron, Dayna N. Kloeber

    A Communicative Approach to Conflict, Forgiveness, and Reconciliation: Reimagining Our Relationships synthesizes communication and psychology scholarship that focuses on rebuilding ourselves and our relationships when things go "wrong". It provides fresh insights into the burgeoning body of…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge

  • Media in War and Armed Conflict

    Dynamics of Conflict News Production and Dissemination, 1st Edition

    Edited by Romy Fröhlich

    This book focuses on the social process of conflict news production and the emergence of public discourse on war and armed conflict. Its contributions combine qualitative and quantitative approaches through interview studies and computer-assisted content analysis and apply a unique comparative and…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Communication Studies

  • Navigating Social Journalism

    A Handbook for Media Literacy and Citizen Journalism, 1st Edition

    By Martin Hirst

    Public trust in the once powerful institutions of the News Establishment is declining. Sharing, curating and producing news via social media channels may offer an alternative, if the difficult process of verification can be mastered by social journalists operating outside of the newsroom.…

    Paperback – 2018-10-29
    Routledge

  • Methodological and Ontological Principles of Observation and Analysis

    Following and Analyzing Things and Beings in Our Everyday World, 1st Edition

    Edited by François Cooren, Fabienne Malbois

    In our daily experiences, we feel, perceive, designate, invoke or comment on a plurality of beings: people, artifacts, technologies, institutions, projects, animals, divinities, emotions, cultures, ideologies or opinions that are part of our world. While these beings are all part of our world, they…

    Hardback – 2018-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Communication, Organization, and Organizing

  • Family Communication

    Cohesion and Change, 10th Edition

    By Kathleen M. Galvin, Dawn O. Braithwaite, Paul Schrodt, Carma Bylund

    Family Communication: Cohesion and Change encourages students to think critically about family interaction patterns and to analyze them using a variety of communication theories. Using a framework of family functions, current research, and first-person narratives, this text emphasizes the diversity…

    Paperback – 2018-10-01
    Routledge

September - October 2018

  • Applied Organizational Communication

    Theory and Practice in a Global Environment, 4th Edition

    By Thomas E. Harris, Mark D. Nelson

    The fourth edition of Applied Organizational Communication provides a current, in-depth analysis of the theories and practices critical to understanding organizational communication concepts in a global environment. This new edition has been thoroughly updated and revised to reflect the most…

    Paperback – 2018-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Media in War and Armed Conflict

    Dynamics of Conflict News Production and Dissemination, 1st Edition

    Edited by Romy Fröhlich

    This book focuses on the social process of conflict news production and the emergence of public discourse on war and armed conflict. Its contributions combine qualitative and quantitative approaches through interview studies and computer-assisted content analysis and apply a unique comparative and…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Communication Studies

  • Navigating Social Journalism

    A Handbook for Media Literacy and Citizen Journalism, 1st Edition

    By Martin Hirst

    Public trust in the once powerful institutions of the News Establishment is declining. Sharing, curating and producing news via social media channels may offer an alternative, if the difficult process of verification can be mastered by social journalists operating outside of the newsroom.…

    Paperback – 2018-10-29
    Routledge

  • Communicating for Success

    2nd Edition

    By Cheryl Hamilton, Bonnie Creel, Tony Kroll

    Communicating for Success, 2nd edition, focuses student learning on the key communication competencies recommended by the National Communication Association. With a vibrant and engaging design, this introductory volume is packed with applied examples, features, and exercises; the text and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-25
    Routledge

  • Methodological and Ontological Principles of Observation and Analysis

    Following and Analyzing Things and Beings in Our Everyday World, 1st Edition

    Edited by François Cooren, Fabienne Malbois

    In our daily experiences, we feel, perceive, designate, invoke or comment on a plurality of beings: people, artifacts, technologies, institutions, projects, animals, divinities, emotions, cultures, ideologies or opinions that are part of our world. While these beings are all part of our world, they…

    Hardback – 2018-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Communication, Organization, and Organizing

  • Interrogating the Communicative Power of Whiteness

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dawn Marie D. McIntosh, Dreama G. Moon, Thomas K. Nakayama

    The field of communication offers the study of whiteness a focus on discourse which directs its attention to the everyday experiences of whiteness through regimes of truth, embodied acts, and the deconstruction of mediated texts. This book takes an intersectional approach to whiteness studies,…

    Hardback – 2018-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Communication Studies

  • Rhetorical Strategies for Professional Development

    Investment Mentoring in Classrooms and Workplaces, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth J. Keller

    This book extends current research and scholarship around mentoring and learning theory, illustrating how mentoring creates, enacts, and sustains multidisciplinary learning in a variety of school, work, and community contexts. In so doing, it examines the relationship between teaching and mentoring…

    Hardback – 2018-10-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Writing Studies

  • Readings in Rhetorical Fieldwork

    1st Edition

    Edited by Samantha Senda-Cook, Aaron Hess, Michael Middleton, Danielle Endres

    Readings in Rhetorical Fieldwork compiles foundational articles highlighting the development of fieldwork in rhetorical criticism. Presenting a wide variety of approaches, the volume begins with a section establishing the starting points for the development of fieldwork in rhetorical criticism and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-02
    Routledge

  • Family Communication

    Cohesion and Change, 10th Edition

    By Kathleen M. Galvin, Dawn O. Braithwaite, Paul Schrodt, Carma Bylund

    Family Communication: Cohesion and Change encourages students to think critically about family interaction patterns and to analyze them using a variety of communication theories. Using a framework of family functions, current research, and first-person narratives, this text emphasizes the diversity…

    Paperback – 2018-10-01
    Routledge

  • Data-Driven Public Relations Research

    21st Century Practices and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Jim Eggensperger, Natalie Redcross

    The public relations industry is undergoing a revolution in using data to define promotional programs, to measure influence and to address the needs of clients with more precision than ever. Applying tools that range from online surveys to social-media listening to applying big data with…

    Paperback – 2018-10-01
    Routledge

  • Case Studies in Sport Communication

    You Make the Call, 1st Edition

    Edited by Terry L. Rentner, David P. Burns

    Case Studies in Sport Communication: You Make the Call goes beyond the box scores by offering readers the opportunity to evaluate popular and diverse issues in sport—including management, crisis, health, ethics, gender, race, and social media. Each chapter incorporates theory and communication…

    Paperback – 2018-09-26
    Routledge

  • President Donald Trump and His Political Discourse

    Ramifications of Rhetoric via Twitter, 1st Edition

    By Michele Lockhart

    President Donald Trump and His Political Discourse brings together a diverse collection of perspectives on President Trump’s Twitter rhetoric. Truly unique in its in-depth exploration, the volume demonstrates the ways in which international and U.S. relations, media and "fake news," and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge

  • Landmark Essays on Rhetorical Genre Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carolyn R. Miller, Amy J. Devitt

    Landmark Essays on Rhetorical Genre Studies gathers major works that have contributed to the recent rhetorical reconceptualization of genre. A lively and complex field developed over the past 30 years, Rhetorical Genre Studies is central to many current research and teaching agendas. This…

    Paperback – 2018-09-24
    Routledge
    Landmark Essays Series

  • Strategic Communication and Deformative Transparency

    Persuasion in Politics, Propaganda, and Public Health, 1st Edition

    By Isaac Nahon-Serfaty

    This book examines deformative transparency and its different manifestations in political communication, propaganda and public health. The objective is to present the theoretical foundations of deformative transparency, as grotesque and esperpentic transparency, and illustrate the validity of such…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Communication Studies

  • The Routledge Handbook of Communication and Bullying

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard West, Christina S. Beck

    The Routledge Handbook of Communication and Bullying provides an essential and unique analysis of bullying and anti-bullying efforts from a communication-based perspective. Drawing on communication theory and compelling empirical research, this volume offers valuable international perspectives of…

    Hardback – 2018-08-21
    Routledge