National Communication Association Conference

2017Nov. 16th18th

Location: Dallas, Texas

We will be onsite at the 2017 NCA (National Communication Association) Conference in Dallas, Texas. We would love to meet you on-stand, where we will be participating in the Exhibition from the 16th - 18th, showcasing a range of books and journals products, including some newly published titles by leading authors.

You can request your Inspection Copies on a vast array of Textbooks at our stand, just stop by and talk to one of our staff. A selection of the latest and bestselling titles from across our Communication Studies subject area can be found below.

We hope you enjoy the collection!

You can also take advantage of our 20% conference discount on all of our titles for the duration of the show. Or, just enter the code LMT02  when ordering online.

Over the past 3 months we have been offering, for FREE, 100 Chapters over 100 Days through our Twitter and Facebook pages. The chapters have been selected from across our Communication Studies list. You can receive a FREE copy of the full, collated, chapter selection as an e-book. Just take our online survey here, or at the stand, to register for your copy.

Taylor and Francis is the proud partner and publisher of the NCA Journals collection. Click here for the range of free articles.

Take a look at the titles we have at the NCA Conference...

  • The Routledge Reader of African American Rhetoric

    The Longue Duree of Black Voices

    Edited by Vershawn Ashanti Young, Michelle Bachelor Robinson

    The Routledge Reader of African American Rhetoric is a comprehensive compendium of primary texts that is designed for use by students, teachers, and scholars of rhetoric; and for the general public interested in the history of African American communication. The volume and its companion website…

    Paperback – 2018-03-16 
    Routledge
    Race and Politics

  • Listening

    Processes, Functioning, and Competency, 2nd Edition

    By Debra L. Worthington, Margaret E. Fitch-Hauser

    Listening: Processes, Functions, and Competency, Second Edition explores the role of listening as an essential element in human communication. The book addresses listening as a cognitive process, as a social function, and as a critical professional competency. Blending theory with practical…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Strategic Writing

    Multimedia Writing for Public Relations, Advertising and More, 4th Edition

    By Charles Marsh, David W. Guth, Bonnie Poovey Short

    In its fourth edition, Strategic Writing emphasizes the goal-oriented mission of high-quality public relations and media writing with clear, concise instructions for more than 40 types of documents. This multidisciplinary text covers writing for public relations, advertising, sales and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-04 
    Routledge

  • Working Through Conflict

    Strategies for Relationships, Groups, and Organizations, 8th Edition

    By Joseph Folger, Marshall Scott Poole, Randall K. Stutman

    Now in its eighth edition, Working Through Conflict provides an introduction to conflict and conflict management that is firmly grounded in current theory, research, and practice, covering a range of conflict settings (interpersonal, group, and organizational). The text includes an abundance of…

    Paperback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Exploring Communication Law

    A Socratic Approach, 2nd Edition

    By Randy Bobbitt

    Exploring Communication Law, Second Edition, provides an overview of the law as it pertains to print, broadcast, and online journalism, as well as non-journalistic forms of expression. It begins by introducing students to the First Amendment in a general sense, then explores how the principles of…

    Paperback – 2017-11-27 
    Routledge

  • The Dynamics of Political Communication

    Media and Politics in a Digital Age, 2nd Edition

    By Richard M. Perloff

    What impact do news and political advertising have on us? How do candidates use media to persuade us as voters? Are we informed adequately about political issues? Do twenty-first-century political communications measure up to democratic ideals? The Dynamics of Political Communication: Media and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-24
    Routledge

  • The Discourse of Special Populations

    Critical Intercultural Communication Pedagogy and Practice

    Edited by Ahmet Atay, Diana Trebing

    The term "special population" occupies a particular purpose and has a particular role in the discourse of higher education. This book uses the term as an umbrella term for any student who tends to be underrepresented on college campuses and has a very specific set of unique needs: among others,…

    Hardback – 2017-10-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Communication Studies

  • Among Cultures

    The Challenge of Communication, 3rd Edition

    By Bradford J. Hall, Patricia O. Covarrubias, Kristin A. Kirschbaum

    Among Cultures: The Challenge of Communication, Third Edition explores intercultural communication and the relationship between communication and culture, using narrative as a common and compelling thread for studying intercultural interactions. Anchored in the position that people make sense of…

    Paperback – 2017-09-22
    Routledge

  • Culture, Migration, and Health Communication in a Global Context

    Edited by Yuping Mao, Rukhsana Ahmed

    Both international and internal migration brings new challenges to public health systems. This book aims to critically review theoretical frameworks and literature, as well as discuss new practices and lessons related to culture, migration, and health communication in different countries. It…

    Hardback – 2017-09-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Health Communication

  • Engaging Theories in Family Communication

    Multiple Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Dawn O. Braithwaite, Elizabeth A. Suter, Kory Floyd

    Engaging Theories in Family Communication, Second Edition delves deeply into the key theories in family communication, focusing on theories originating both within the communication discipline and in allied disciplines. Contributors write in their specific areas of expertise, resulting in an…

    Paperback – 2017-09-18
    Routledge

  • Mixed Media

    Moral Distinctions in Advertising, Public Relations, and Journalism, 3rd Edition

    By Tom Bivins

    Mixed Media offers students of journalism, advertising, and public relations the tools for making ethical and moral decisions within their professional disciplines. Covering both ethical theory and its practical application to the media professions, Mixed Media serves as an indispensable starting…

    Hardback – 2017-09-07
    Routledge

  • Race and Gender in Electronic Media

    Content, Context, Culture

    Edited by Rebecca Ann Lind

    This volume will feature research examining the consequences, implications, and opportunities associated with issues of diversity in the electronic media. The topics of gender and race in electronic media have been hot topics of study and remain so today. The book will consider race and gender…

    Paperback – 2017-08-31
    Routledge
    Electronic Media Research Series

  • Mediatization and Mobile Lives

    A Critical Approach

    By André Jansson

    Mediatization and Mobile Lives: A Critical Approach contributes to a complex, situated and critical understanding of what mediatization means and how it works in contemporary life. The book explores the tension between the extended capabilities offered by media technology and growing media…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge

  • Social Media Communication

    Concepts, Practices, Data, Law and Ethics, 2nd Edition

    By Jeremy Harris Lipschultz

    In the second edition of Social Media Communication: Concepts, Practices, Data, Law and Ethics, Jeremy Harris Lipschultz presents a wide-scale, interdisciplinary analysis and guide to social media. Examining platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, LinkedIn, YouTube and Pinterest, this book…

    Paperback – 2017-07-11
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Media and Human Rights

    Edited by Howard Tumber, Silvio Waisbord

    The Routledge Companion to Media and Human Rights offers a comprehensive and contemporary survey of the key themes, approaches and debates in the field of media and human rights. The Companion is the first collection to bring together two distinct ways of thinking about human rights and media,…

    Hardback – 2017-06-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Media and Cultural Studies Companions

  • Social Media and Crisis Communication

    Edited by Lucinda L. Austin, Yan Jin

    Social Media and Crisis Communication provides a unique and timely contribution to the field of crisis communication by addressing how social media are influencing the practice of crisis communication. The book, with a collection of chapters contributed by leading communication researchers, covers…

    Hardback – 2017-06-22
    Routledge

  • Advancing Comparative Media and Communication Research

    Edited by Joseph M. Chan, Francis L. F. Lee

    A comparative approach to media and communication research plays an important, if not indispensable, role in achieving a core mission of researchers: to delimit the generality and specificity of media and communication theories, enabling researchers to more readily identify the influence of social,…

    Hardback – 2017-06-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Internationalizing Media Studies

  • Media Activism in the Digital Age

    Edited by Victor Pickard, Guobin Yang

    Media Activism in the Digital Age captures an exciting moment in the evolution of media activism studies and offers an invaluable guide to this vibrant and evolving field of research. Victor Pickard and Guobin Yang have assembled essays by leading scholars and activists to provide case studies of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21
    Routledge
    Shaping Inquiry in Culture, Communication and Media Studies

  • Principles of Public Speaking

    19th Edition

    By Kathleen German

    Balancing skills and theory, Principles of Public Speaking, 19th Edition, emphasizes orality, internet technology, and critical thinking as it encourages the reader to see public speaking as a way to build community in today’s diverse world. Within a framework that emphasizes speaker responsibility…

    Paperback – 2017-06-15
    Routledge

  • Qualitative Research Methods for Media Studies

    2nd Edition

    By Bonnie S. Brennen

    Qualitative Research Methods for Media Studies provides students and researchers with the tools they need to perform critically engaged, theoretically informed research using methods that include interviewing, focus groups, historical research, oral histories, ethnography and participant…

    Paperback – 2017-06-14
    Routledge

  • Rhetorical Public Speaking

    Civic Engagement in the Digital Age, 3rd Edition

    By Nathan Crick

    Rhetorical Public Speaking: Civic Engagement in the Digital Age, Third Edition offers students an innovative approach to public speaking by employing the rhetorical canon as a means of constructing artful speech in a multi-mediated environment. It provides a foundation to guide students in…

    Paperback – 2017-06-12
    Routledge

  • Exploring Communication Theory

    Making Sense of Us

    By Kory Floyd, Paul Schrodt, Larry Erbert, Angela Trethewey

    This text presents and explains theories from the epistemological perspectives of the researchers who use them. Rather than representing a specific theoretical paradigm (social scientific, interpretive, or critical), the author team presents the three major paradigms in one text, each writing in…

    Paperback – 2017-06-09
    Routledge

  • Global Perspectives on Intercultural Communication

    Edited by Stephen M. Croucher

    What is intercultural communication? How does perspective shape a person’s definition of the key tenets of the term and the field? These are the core questions explored by this accessible global introduction to intercultural communication. Each chapter explores the topic from a different geographic…

    Paperback – 2017-05-10
    Routledge

  • Place, Space, and Mediated Communication

    Exploring Context Collapse

    Edited by Carolyn Marvin, Hong Sun-ha

    Place, Space, and Mediated Communication explores how new communications technologies are able to disrupt our spatial understanding, and in so doing, reorganize the boundaries of human experience: a phenomenon that can rightly be described as ‘context collapse’. Individual essays investigate ‘…

    Paperback – 2017-04-20
    Routledge
    Shaping Inquiry in Culture, Communication and Media Studies