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2017 Communication Studies Titles for Review

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  • Applied Mass Communication Theory

    A Guide for Media Practitioners, 2nd Edition

    By Jack Rosenberry, Lauren A. Vicker

    Applied Mass Communication Theory: A Guide for Media Practitioners, Second Edition bridges a review of theory to the contemporary work of media professionals. The text provides a framework for constructing an undergraduate research project. It also presents vital chronological information on…

    Paperback – 2017-05-17
    Routledge

  • Organizational Autoethnographies

    Our Working Lives

    By Andrew Herrmann

    This text takes a new approach to autoethnography by using personal narratives to analyze our work across multiple disciplines and subdisciplines. These stories feature authors working at the intersections of autoethnography and critical theory within a given organizational context. Organizations…

    Hardback – 2017-05-17
    Routledge

  • Setting Agendas in Cultural Markets

    Organizations, Creators, Experiences

    By Philemon Bantimaroudis

    This book draws on agenda setting theory to examine how cultural organizations relate to media in order to increase their visibility, valence, and eventually build their public image. Most organizations have a keen interest in their symbolic presence, as their media visibility influences public…

    Hardback – 2017-05-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Communication Studies

  • Personal Branding for Entrepreneurial Journalists and Creative Professionals

    By Sara Kelly

    Personal Branding for Entrepreneurial Journalists and Creative Professionals outlines and describes the complete process of building and growing a successful personal brand. Focused on the independent journalist or creative professional in the new digital marketplace, Sara Kelly gives readers the…

    Paperback – 2017-04-19
    Routledge

  • Communication Research Methodology

    A Strategic Approach to Applied Research

    By Gary Pettey, Cheryl Campanella Bracken, Elizabeth B. Pask

    This introduction to communication research methods takes the student from the conceptual beginnings of a research project through the design and analysis. Emphasizing the correct questions to ask and how to approach the answers, authors Gary Petty, Cheryl Campanella Bracken, and Elizabeth Babin…

    Hardback – 2017-03-07
    Routledge

  • Rhetoric and Communication Perspectives on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

    Policy and Protocol Through Discourse

    By Amy D. Propen, Mary Schuster

    This book brings rhetorical, legal, and professional communication perspectives to the discourse surrounding policy-making efforts within the United States around two types of violent crimes against women: domestic violence and sexual assault. The authors propose that such analysis adds to our…

    Hardback – 2017-03-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture

  • Topic-Driven Environmental Rhetoric

    Edited by Derek G. Ross

    Common topics and commonplaces help develop arguments and shape understanding. When used in argumentation, they may help interested parties more effectively communicate valuable information. The purpose of this edited collection on topics of environmental rhetoric is to fill gaps in scholarship…

    Hardback – 2017-03-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture

  • The Neuroscience of Multimodal Persuasive Messages

    Persuading the Brain

    By Dirk Remley

    In this book, Dirk Remley applies his model of integrating multimodal rhetorical theory and multi-sensory neural processing theory pertaining to cognition and learning to multimodal persuasive messages. Using existing theories from multimodal rhetoric and specific findings from neurobiological…

    Hardback – 2017-03-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture

  • The Business of Sports

    Off the Field, in the Office, on the News, 3rd Edition

    By Mark Conrad

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Masterful Stories

    Lessons from Golden Age Radio

    By John V Pavlik

    The early eras of radio storytelling have entered and continue to enter the public domain in large quantities, offering unprecedented access to the Golden Age of Radio. Author and Professor John Pavlik mines the best this age of radio has to offer in Masterful Stories, an examination of the…

    Paperback – 2017-02-22
    Routledge

  • Communicating Ethically

    Character, Duties, Consequences, and Relationships, 2nd Edition

    By William Neher, Paul Sandin

    Communicating Ethically provides a broad introduction to the ethical nature of communication. Now in its second edition, the text has been revised to further address current issues, such as: evolving social media and digital platforms, growing cultural communication and discussion of diversity, and…

    Paperback – 2017-02-15
    Routledge

  • Teachers on the Edge

    The WOE Interviews, 1989–2017

    Edited by John Boe, David Masiel, Eric Schroeder, Lisa Sperber

    For over 25 years, the journal Writing on the Edge has published interviews with influential writers, teachers, and scholars. Now, Teachers on the Edge: The WOE Interviews, 1989–2017 collects the voices of 39 significant figures in writing studies, forming an accessible survey of the modern…

    Paperback – 2017-02-14
    Routledge

  • Modern Newspaper Practice

    A primer on the press, 4th Edition

    By F W Hodgson

    An introduction to all aspects of newspaper journalism and the journalist's world. The book examines in detail not only day-to-day practice but also the role of the editor and the reading public, and the running and printing of newspapers. Close attention in this new edition is paid to the effect…

    Hardback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge

  • Advanced Public Speaking

    A Leader's Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Michael J. Hostetler, Mary L. Kahl

    Advanced Public Speaking: A Leader's Guide is a comprehensive textbook designed to serve as a speech-making reference for upper-level undergraduate students. Now in its second edition, this volume offers brand new classroom-tested chapter assignments, updated examples, and new content on speaking…

    Paperback – 2017-01-25
    Routledge

  • The Dynamics of Persuasion

    Communication and Attitudes in the Twenty-First Century, 6th Edition

    By Richard M. Perloff

    The Dynamics of Persuasion has been a staple resource for teaching persuasion for nearly two decades. Author Richard M. Perloff speaks to students in a style that is engaging and informational, explaining key theories and research as well as providing timely and relevant examples. The companion…

    Paperback – 2017-01-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series