Communication: Political Communication

  • Exploding Steamboats, Senate Debates, and Technical Reports: The Convergence of Technology, Politics, and Rhetoric in the Steamboat Bill of 1838 book cover

    Exploding Steamboats, Senate Debates, and Technical Reports

    The Convergence of Technology, Politics, and Rhetoric in the Steamboat Bill of 1838

    By R. John Brockmann

    By 1838, over two thousand Americans had been killed and many hundreds injured by exploding steam engines on steamboats. After calls for a solution in two State of the Union addresses, a Senate Select Committee met to consider an investigative report from the Franklin Institute of Philadelphia, the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Baywood's Technical Communications

  • The Presidency and Social Media: Discourse, Disruption, and Digital Democracy in the 2016 Presidential Election book cover

    The Presidency and Social Media

    Discourse, Disruption, and Digital Democracy in the 2016 Presidential Election

    Edited by Dan Schill, John Allen Hendricks

    The media have long played an important role in the modern political process and the 2016 presidential campaign was no different. From Trump’s tweets and cable-show-call-ins to Sander’s social media machine to Clinton’s "Trump Yourself" app and podcast, journalism, social and digital media, and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-24 
    Routledge

  • The Dynamics of Political Communication: Media and Politics in a Digital Age book cover

    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 21st-century political communications measure up to democratic ideals? The Dynamics of Political Communication: Media and Politics in…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge

  • Activism on the Web: Everyday Struggles against Digital Capitalism book cover

    Activism on the Web

    Everyday Struggles against Digital Capitalism

    By Veronica Barassi

    Activism on the Web examines the everyday tensions that political activists face as they come to terms with the increasingly commercialized nature of web technologies and sheds light on an important, yet under-investigated, dimension of the relationship between contemporary forms of social protest…

    Paperback – 2017-10-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Developments in Communication and Society Research

  • Gender, Heteronormativity and the American Presidency book cover

    Gender, Heteronormativity and the American Presidency

    By Aidan Smith

    Gender, Heteronormativity and the American Presidency places notions of gender at the centre of its analysis of presidential campaign communications. Over the decades, an investment in gendered representations of would-be leaders has changed little, in spite of the second and third wave feminist…

    Hardback – 2017-10-04 
    Routledge
    Global Gender

  • Marketing the Third Reich: Persuasion, Packaging and Propaganda book cover

    Marketing the Third Reich

    Persuasion, Packaging and Propaganda

    By Nicholas O'Shaughnessy

    In this fascinating volume, Nicholas O’Shaughnessy elucidates the phenomenon of the Nazi propaganda machine via the perspective of consumer marketing, conceptualizing the Reich as a product campaign. This is the first book to use marketing scholarship to study the Third Reich, to apply marketing…

    Paperback – 2017-09-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Political Campaign Communication: Inside and Out book cover

    Political Campaign Communication

    Inside and Out, 3rd Edition

    By Larry Powell, Joseph Cowart

    Now in its third edition, Political Campaign Communication: Inside and Out examines the intricacies of political campaigning through the eyes of both an academic and a political consultant. Unlike others in its field, this text takes a broad view of political campaigning, discussing both theories…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Companion to Media and Humanitarian Action book cover

    Routledge Companion to Media and Humanitarian Action

    Edited by Robin Andersen, Purnaka L. de Silva

    In this moment of unprecedented humanitarian crises, the representations of global disasters are increasingly common media themes around the world. The Routledge Companion to Media and Humanitarian Action explores the interconnections between media, old and new, and the humanitarian challenges that…

    Hardback – 2017-09-13 
    Routledge

  • World Politics in Translation: Power, Relationality and Difference in Global Cooperation book cover

    World Politics in Translation

    Power, Relationality and Difference in Global Cooperation

    Edited by Tobias Berger, Alejandro Esguerra

    Virtually all pertinent issues that the world faces today – such as nuclear proliferation, climate change, the spread of infectious disease and economic globalization – imply objects that move. However, surprisingly little is known about how the actual objects of world politics are constituted, how…

    Hardback – 2017-09-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Cooperation Series

  • Evaluating Public Communication: Exploring New Models, Standards, and Best Practice book cover

    Evaluating Public Communication

    Exploring New Models, Standards, and Best Practice

    By Jim Macnamara

    Evaluating Public Communication addresses the widely reported lack of rigorous outcome and impact-oriented evaluation in advertising; public relations; corporate, government, political and organizational communication and specialist fields, such as health communication. This transdisciplinary…

    Paperback – 2017-09-11 
    Routledge

  • Google and Democracy: Politics and the Power of the Internet book cover

    Google and Democracy

    Politics and the Power of the Internet

    By Sean Richey, J. Benjamin Taylor

    For the first time in human history, access to information on almost any topic is accessible through the Internet. A powerful extraction system is needed to disseminate this knowledge, which for most users is Google. Google Search is an extremely powerful and important component to American…

    Paperback – 2017-09-11 
    Routledge

  • Political Participation in a Changing World: Conceptual and Empirical Challenges in the Study of Citizen Engagement book cover

    Political Participation in a Changing World

    Conceptual and Empirical Challenges in the Study of Citizen Engagement

    By Yannis Theocharis, Jan W. van Deth

    In the last decades, political participation expanded continuously. This expansion includes activities as diverse as voting, tweeting, signing petitions, changing your social media profile, demonstrating, boycotting products, joining flash mobs, attending meetings, throwing seed bombs, and donating…

    Hardback – 2017-09-08 
    Routledge

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