Communication: Mass Communication

  • Critical Perspectives on Journalistic Beliefs and Actions: Global Experiences book cover

    Critical Perspectives on Journalistic Beliefs and Actions

    Global Experiences

    Edited by Eric Freedman, Robyn S. Goodman, Elanie Steyn

    Journalists around the world hold a wide range of beliefs about ethics, professional standards, mission, and the roles that the news media play or should play in their own societies. This research-driven book examines issues such as journalists’ attitudes toward their contributions to society, the…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Journalism

  • The Handbook of Journalism Studies book cover

    The Handbook of Journalism Studies

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Karin Wahl-Jorgensen, Thomas Hanitzsch

    This Handbook charts the growing area of journalism studies, exploring the current state of theory and setting an agenda for future research in an international context. The volume is structured around theoretical and empirical approaches, and covers scholarship on news production and organizations…

    Paperback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge
    ICA Handbook Series

  • Russia's Liberal Media: Handcuffed but Free book cover

    Russia's Liberal Media

    Handcuffed but Free

    By Vera Slavtcheva-Petkova

    This book examines the challenges and pressures liberal journalists face in Putin's Russia. It presents the findings of an in-depth qualitative study, which included ethnographic observations of editorial meetings during the conflict in Ukraine. It also provides a theoretical framework for…

    Hardback – 2018-05-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Journalism

  • Communicating Science and Technology through Online Video: Researching a New Media Phenomenon book cover

    Communicating Science and Technology through Online Video

    Researching a New Media Phenomenon

    Edited by Bienvenido León, Michael Bourk

    Online video’s unique capacity to reach large audiences makes it a powerful tool to communicate science and technology to the general public. The outcome of the international research project "Videonline," this book provides a unique insight into the key elements of online science videos, such as…

    Hardback – 2018-03-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Communication Studies

  • Public Relations in Hyper-globalization: Essential Relationship Management - A Japan Perspective book cover

    Public Relations in Hyper-globalization

    Essential Relationship Management - A Japan Perspective

    By Takashi Inoue

    Public relations is the essential skill top leaders need to inspire and motivate globalized stakeholders, survive crisis, and take advantage of rapid technological and social change in today’s hyper-globalization. Embedding this book’s ethics-based "self-correction model" assures governance to…

    Paperback – 2018-03-13 
    Routledge

  • MGM book cover

    MGM

    By Tino Balio

    This is the first comprehensive history of MGM from its origins in 1905 to the present. MGM's extant corporate records are not available to researchers, but the vast amount of reliable information now available on the internet and from published sources has made this endeavor possible. Following a…

    Paperback – 2018-03-12 
    Routledge
    The Routledge Hollywood Centenary Series

  • The Social Power of Algorithms book cover

    The Social Power of Algorithms

    Edited by David Beer

    The vast circulations of mobile devices, sensors and data mean that the social world is now defined by a complex interweaving of human and machine agency. Key to this is the growing power of algorithms – the decision-making parts of code – in our software dense and data rich environments.…

    Hardback – 2018-03-02 
    Routledge

  • Same-Sex Marriage and Social Media: How Online Networks Accelerated the Marriage Equality Movement book cover

    Same-Sex Marriage and Social Media

    How Online Networks Accelerated the Marriage Equality Movement

    By Rhonda Gibson

    According to polls, from the early noughties to now, public support for same-sex marriage has increased dramatically. Same-Sex Marriage and Social Media asks how such a rate of attitude change came about and, more specifically, what role social media played. Digital platforms like Facebook, Twitter…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06 
    Routledge

  • The Trump Presidency, Journalism, and Democracy book cover

    The Trump Presidency, Journalism, and Democracy

    Edited by Robert E. Gutsche Jr.

    This book examines the disruptive nature of Trump news – both the news his administration makes and the coverage of it – related to dominant paradigms and ideologies of U.S. journalism. By relying on conceptualizations of media memory and "othering" through news coverage that enhances…

    Hardback – 2018-01-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Journalism

  • Media and the Empire book cover

    Media and the Empire

    Edited by Ruth Teer-Tomaselli, Donal P. McCracken

    This volume on print and broadcast media in the 19th and 20th centuries highlights the pivotal role that the media played in the establishment and maintenance of imperial power. The media bolstered both the ideological and financial objectives of the empire in a myriad of overt, covert, and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Locating Emerging Media book cover

    Locating Emerging Media

    Edited by Germaine R. Halegoua, Ben Aslinger

    Locating Emerging Media focuses on the tensions between the local and global in the design, distribution, and use of emerging media forms, building on scholarship on the cultural geography of new media networks and products and the relationships between the "global" and the "local." Authors…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • (Mis)Understanding Political Participation: Digital Practices, New Forms of Participation and the Renewal of Democracy book cover

    (Mis)Understanding Political Participation

    Digital Practices, New Forms of Participation and the Renewal of Democracy

    Edited by Jeffrey Wimmer, Cornelia Wallner, Rainer Winter, Karoline Oelsner

    The practices of participation and engagement are characterised by complexities and contradictions. All celebratory examples of uses of social media, e.g. in the Arab spring, the Occupy movement or in recent LGBTQ protests, are deeply rooted in human practices. Because of this connection, every…

    Hardback – 2017-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education

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