Communication: Writing & Composition

  • Profile Pieces: Journalism and the 'Human Interest' Bias book cover

    Profile Pieces

    Journalism and the 'Human Interest' Bias

    Edited by Sue Joseph, Richard Lance Keeble

    This book examines the history, theory and journalistic practice of profile writing. Profiles, and the practice of writing them, are of increasing interest to scholars of journalism because conflicts between the interviewer and the subject exemplify the changing nature of journalism itself. While…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse: The Religious Creativity of Evangelical Student Writers book cover

    Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse

    The Religious Creativity of Evangelical Student Writers

    By Jeffrey M. Ringer

    Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse seeks to address the current gap in American public discourse between secular liberals and religiously committed citizens by focusing on the academic and public writing of millennial evangelical Christian students. Analysis of such writing reveals…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Sexual Rhetorics: Methods, Identities, Publics book cover

    Sexual Rhetorics

    Methods, Identities, Publics

    Edited by Jonathan Alexander, Jacqueline Rhodes

    Sexual rhetoric is the self-conscious and critical engagement with discourses of sexuality that exposes both their naturalization and their queering, their torquing to create different or counter-discourses, giving voice and agency to multiple and complex sexual experiences. This volume explores…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Rhetorical Delivery and Digital Technologies: Networks, Affect, Electracy book cover

    Rhetorical Delivery and Digital Technologies

    Networks, Affect, Electracy

    By Sean Morey

    This book theorizes digital logics and applications for the rhetorical canon of delivery. Digital writing technologies invite a re-evaluation about what delivery can offer to rhetorical studies and writing practices. Sean Morey argues that what delivery provides is access to the unspeakable,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Authorship Contested: Cultural Challenges to the Authentic, Autonomous Author book cover

    Authorship Contested

    Cultural Challenges to the Authentic, Autonomous Author

    Edited by Amy E. Robillard, Ron Fortune

    This volume explores a dimension of authorship not given its due in the critical discourse to this point—authorship contested. Much of the existing critical literature begins with a text and the proposition that the text has an author. The debates move from here to questions about who the author is…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Strategic Writing: Multimedia Writing for Public Relations, Advertising and More book cover

    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 media and public relations writing with clear, concise instructions for more than 40 types of documents. This multidisciplinary text covers writing for public relations, advertising, sales and marketing,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-04 
    Routledge

  • Reclaiming Critical Remix Video: The Role of Sampling in Transformative Works book cover

    Reclaiming Critical Remix Video

    The Role of Sampling in Transformative Works

    By Owen Gallagher

    Remix is now considered by many to be a form of derivative work, but such generalizations have resulted in numerous non-commercial remixes being wrongfully accused of copyright infringement. Gallagher argues, however, that remix is a fundamentally transformative practice. The assumption that…

    Hardback – 2017-11-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Commonplaces of Scientific Evidence in Environmental Discourses book cover

    Commonplaces of Scientific Evidence in Environmental Discourses

    By Denise Tillery

    This book focuses on the uses of scientific evidence within three types of environmental discourses: popular nonfiction books about the environment; traditional and social media texts created by a grassroots environmental group; and a set of data displays that make arguments about global warming in…

    Hardback – 2017-11-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture

  • Telling the Design Story: Effective and Engaging Communication book cover

    Telling the Design Story

    Effective and Engaging Communication

    By Amy Huber

    When presenting projects in competitive design environments, how you say something is as important as what you’re actually saying. Projects are increasingly complex and designers are working from more sources, and many designers are familiar with the struggle to harness this information and craft a…

    Paperback – 2017-11-03 
    Focal Press

  • Pedagogies of Public Memory: Teaching Writing and Rhetoric at Museums, Memorials, and Archives book cover

    Pedagogies of Public Memory

    Teaching Writing and Rhetoric at Museums, Memorials, and Archives

    Edited by Jane Greer, Laurie Grobman

    Pedagogies of Public Memory explores opportunities for writing and rhetorical education at museums, archives, and memorials. Readers will follow students working and writing at well-known sites of international interest (e.g., the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, and the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • The Politics of Translingualism: After Englishes book cover

    The Politics of Translingualism

    After Englishes

    By Jerry Won Lee

    Translingualism refers to an orientation in scholarship that recognizes the fluidity of language boundaries and endorses a greater tolerance for the plurality of Englishes worldwide. However, it is possible that translingualism exacerbates the very problems it seeks to redress. This book seeks to…

    Hardback – 2017-10-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Scientific Communication: Practices, Theories, and Pedagogies book cover

    Scientific Communication

    Practices, Theories, and Pedagogies

    Edited by Han Yu, Kathryn M. Northcut

    This book addresses the roles and challenges of people who communicate science, who work with scientists, and who teach STEM majors how to write. In terms of practice and theory, chapters address themes encountered by scientists and communicators, including ethical challenges, visual displays, and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture

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