FOJ17 JOURNALISM IN A POST-TRUTH AGE?

2017Sep. 14th15th

Location: School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies - Cardiff University, Cardiff

Cardiff University’s School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies are hosting the sixth biennial Future of Journalism conference in September 2017.

Routledge / Taylor & Francis are delighted to be the proud sponsor of this event, welcoming distinguished keynote speakers John Hartley (Curtin University, Australia), Silvio Waisbord (George Washington University, US) and Claire Wardle (First Draft), and others.

The 2-day event will help tackle some of the hot topic debates in journalism, including addressing the theme of “Journalism in a post-truth age?”

For the duration of the event Routledge will be offering a 20% discount across a range of our key Media, Communication, and Journalism studies titles. Just enter discount code JKT04 when ordering online.

Many of our textbook titles are also available as Inspection Copies, available to request through the individual book pages on Routledge.com.

  • Understanding Broadcast Journalism

    By Katy McDonald, Stephen Jukes, Guy Starkey

    Understanding Broadcast Journalism presents an insightful exploration of broadcast journalism today; its characteristics, motivations, methods and paradigms. The authors balance discussions of industry practice with critical examinations of content, across television, radio and associated…

    Paperback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge

  • Writing for News Media

    The Storyteller’s Craft

    By Ian Pickering

    Writing for News Media is a down-to-earth guide on how to write news stories for online, print and broadcast audiences. It celebrates the craft of storytelling, arguing for its continued importance in a modern newsroom. With dynamism and humour, Ian Pickering, a journalist with 30 years’ experience…

    Paperback – 2017-11-23 
    Routledge

  • Fake News

    Falsehood, fabrication and fantasy in journalism

    By Brian McNair

    Fake News: Falsehood, fabrication and fantasy in journalism examines the causes and consequences of the ‘fake news’ phenomenon now sweeping the world’s media and political debates. Drawing on three decades of research and writing on journalism and news media, leading scholar Brian McNair engages…

    Hardback – 2017-11-20 
    Routledge
    Disruptions

  • Contemporary BRICS Journalism

    Non-Western Media in Transition

    Edited by Svetlana Pasti, Jyotika Ramaprasad

    Contemporary BRICS Journalism: Non-Western Media in Transition is the first comparative study of professional journalists working in BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa). The book presents a range of insider perspectives, offering a valuable insight into the nature of…

    Paperback – 2017-11-14 
    Routledge
    Internationalizing Media Studies

  • Hyperlocal Journalism and Digital Disruptions

    The journalism change agents in Australia and New Zealand

    By Scott Downman, Richard Murray

    At a time when digital technologies are impacting on the success and sustainability of traditional models of journalism, hyperlocal journalism seeks to restore journalistic integrity, build community, incite change and engage audiences. This book argues for the increased importance of these new…

    Hardback – 2017-10-06 
    Routledge
    Disruptions

  • Online Journalism from the Periphery

    Interloper Media and the Journalistic Field

    By Scott A. Eldridge II

    Online Journalism from the Periphery looks at how a range of new media actors, communicating online, have challenged us to think differently about the journalistic field. Emerging from the disruption of digital technology, these new actors have been met with resistance by an existing core of…

    Paperback – 2017-09-29 
    Routledge

  • The Rise and Fall of the British Press

    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
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Journalism Studies

  • Future Journalism

    Where We Are and Where We’re Going

    By Sue Greenwood

    Future Journalism investigates where journalism has come from, where it is now and where it might be going, through a range of case studies on organisations pushing the traditional boundaries of journalism, including Vice, Buzzfeed, Bellingcat, The Washington Post, the Guardian, Circa and Narrative…

    Paperback – 2017-09-12
    Routledge

  • The Online Journalism Handbook

    Skills to Survive and Thrive in the Digital Age, 2nd Edition

    By Paul Bradshaw

    The Online Journalism Handbook has established itself globally as the leading guide to the fast-moving world of digital journalism, showcasing the multiple possibilities for researching, writing and storytelling offered to journalists through new technologies. In this new edition, Paul Bradshaw…

    Paperback – 2017-08-21
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Political Communication

    6th Edition

    By Brian McNair

    At a time of radical shifts in power across the globe, the sixth edition of An Introduction to Political Communication examines the role of the media in the political process. Brian McNair reflects on the role of communication in key events such as the referendum vote for the UK’s withdrawal from…

    Paperback – 2017-06-27
    Routledge
    Communication and Society

  • Science Journalism

    An Introduction

    By Martin W Angler

    Science Journalism: An Introduction gives wide-ranging guidance on producing journalistic content about different areas of scientific research. It provides a step-by-step guide to mastering the practical skills necessary for covering scientific stories and explaining the business behind the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Interviewing for Journalists

    3rd Edition

    By Emma Lee-Potter

    Interviewing for Journalists focuses on the central journalistic skill of how to ask the right questions in the right way. It is a practical and concise guide for all print and online journalists – professionals, students and trainees – who write news stories and features for newspapers, magazines…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Media Skills

  • A Reporter's Guide to the EU

    By Sigrid Melchior

    Edited by Stephen Gardner

    A Reporter’s Guide to the EU addresses a pressing need for an effective, in-depth guide to reporting on this major governing body, offering practical advice on writing and reporting on the EU and a clear, concise breakdown of its complex inner-workings. Sigrid Melchior, an experienced…

    Paperback – 2017-05-09
    Routledge

  • Drones and Journalism

    How the media is making use of unmanned aerial vehicles

    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
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Journalism Studies

  • How to Report Economic News

    By Nicola Walton

    Since the global financial crisis in 2008, economics has dominated the news agenda, with issues such as migration, growth, trade and unemployment remaining hotly debated in the media. How to Report Economic News is an accessible introduction to our contemporary economic landscape and journalistic…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31
    Routledge

  • Entrepreneurial Journalism

    How to go it alone and launch your dream digital project

    By Paul Marsden

    Entrepreneurial Journalism explains how, in the age of online journalism, digital-savvy media practitioners are building their careers by using low-cost digital technologies to create unique news platforms and cultivate diverse readerships. The book also offers a range of techniques and tips that…

    Paperback – 2017-01-19
    Routledge

  • Media Ownership and Agenda Control

    The hidden limits of the information age

    By Justin Schlosberg

    Media Ownership and Agenda Control offers a detailed examination of media ownership amidst the complexities of the information age, from the resurgence of press barons to the new influence wielded by internet giants. Much of the discussion pivots around recent revelations and controversies in the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge
    Communication and Society

  • Magazine Production

    2nd Edition

    By Jason Whittaker

    Magazine Production presents a guide to the practical processes of taking a magazine from initial idea to final product. This second edition provides important revisions on these production processes by examining the technological and business advancements which have reshaped the magazine industry…

    Paperback – 2016-11-07
    Routledge
    Media Skills

  • The Routledge Companion to Digital Journalism Studies

    Edited by Bob Franklin, Scott Eldridge II

    The Routledge Companion to Digital Journalism Studies offers an unprecedented collection of essays addressing the key issues and debates shaping the field of Digital Journalism Studies today. Across the last decade, journalism has undergone many changes, which have driven scholars to reassess its…

    Hardback – 2016-10-28
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Journalism Again

    Societal role and public relevance in a digital age

    Edited by Chris Peters, Marcel Broersma

    It’s easy to make a rhetorical case for the value of journalism. Because, it is a necessary precondition for democracy; it speaks to the people and for the people; it informs citizens and enables them to make rational decisions; it functions as their watchdog on government and other powers that be.…

    Paperback – 2016-09-20
    Routledge

  • Comparing Political Journalism

    Edited by Claes de Vreese, Frank Esser, David Nicolas Hopmann

    Comparing Political Journalism is a systematic, in-depth study of the factors that shape and influence political news coverage today. Using techniques drawn from the growing field of comparative political communication, an international group of contributors analyse political news content drawn…

    Paperback – 2016-07-21
    Routledge
    Communication and Society

  • Writing for Journalists

    3rd Edition

    By Wynford Hicks, Adams Sally, Harriett Gilbert, Tim Holmes, Jane Bentley

    The new edition of Writing for Journalists focuses on the key issue for writers working across all forms of media today: how to produce clear, engaging and illuminating copy that will keep the reader hooked from start to finish. Written by skilled specialist contributors and drawing on a broad…

    Paperback – 2016-04-08
    Routledge
    Media Skills