Communication: Collections

Media & Cultural Studies Online Catalog

A diverse range of Media and Cultural Studies books for students, professionals and researchers

Hello from Routledge and Focal Press!

We are excited to show you our new titles in media, film, and cultural studies. This year’s list includes a diverse range of products, from undergraduate and graduate textbooks, to edited collections, handbooks and scholarly monographs. This range reflects Routledge’s commitment to publishing for all levels of the academic community.

Note that all Routledge textbooks and a number of Focal Press titles are available for examination, as either print or e-inspection copies. Watch the textbook listings for the Companion Website notation; these sites provide additional materials for students and teaching resources for instructors, enhancing the functionality of the textbook and serving as invaluable tools for instruction.

We welcome your feedback on our publishing program, so please feel free to get in touch – whether you want to read, write, review, adopt, or buy, we want to hear from you.

Featured Books

  • New Media, Old Media

    A History and Theory Reader, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Wendy Hui Kyong Chun, Anna Watkins Fisher, Thomas Keenan

    This much-expanded and updated second edition of New Media, Old Media brings together original and classic essays that explore the tensions of old and new in digital culture. Touching on topics including media archaeology, archives, software studies, surveillance, big data, social media, organized…

    Paperback – 2015-09-03
    Routledge

  • Applied Communication Research Methods

    Getting Started as a Researcher, 1st Edition

    By Michael Boyle, Mike Schmierbach

    Applied Communication Research Methods: Getting Started as a Researcher demonstrates how to apply concepts to research problems, issues, projects, and questions that communication practitioners face every day. Recognizing that students engage more directly with research methods when they experience…

    Paperback – 2015-07-06
    Routledge

  • Photography: A Critical Introduction

    5th Edition

    Edited by Liz Wells

    Photography: A Critical Introduction was the first introductory textbook to examine key debates in photographic theory and place them in their social and political contexts, and is now established as one of the leading textbooks in its field. Written especially for students in higher education and…

    Paperback – 2015-01-16
    Routledge

  • Computer-Assisted Reporting

    A Practical Guide, 4th Edition

    By Brant Houston

    This straightforward and effective how-to guide provides the basics for any journalist or student beginning to use data for news stories. It has step-by-step instructions on how to do basic data analysis in journalism while addressing why these digital tools should be an integral part of reporting…

    Paperback – 2014-11-21
    Routledge

  • Ain't I a Woman

    Black Women and Feminism, 2nd Edition

    By bell hooks

    A classic work of feminist scholarship, Ain't I a Woman has become a must-read for all those interested in the nature of black womanhood. Examining the impact of sexism on black women during slavery, the devaluation of black womanhood, black male sexism, racism among feminists, and the black…

    Paperback – 2014-10-14
    Routledge

  • Feminist Theory

    From Margin to Center, 3rd Edition

    By bell hooks

    When Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center was first published in 1984, it was welcomed and praised by feminist thinkers who wanted a new vision. Even so, individual readers frequently found the theory "unsettling" or "provocative." Today, the blueprint for feminist movement presented in the book…

    Paperback – 2014-10-01
    Routledge

  • Feminism Is for Everybody

    Passionate Politics, 2nd Edition

    By bell hooks

    What is feminism? In this short, accessible primer, bell hooks explores the nature of feminism and its positive promise to eliminate sexism, sexist exploitation, and oppression. With her characteristic clarity and directness, hooks encourages readers to see how feminism can touch and change their…

    Paperback – 2014-09-26
    Routledge