Communication: Products

  • Women's Health Advocacy: Rhetorical Ingenuity for the 21st Century book cover

    Women's Health Advocacy

    Rhetorical Ingenuity for the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jamie White-Farnham, Bryna Siegel Finer, Cathryn Molloy

    Women’s Health Activism brings together academic studies and personal narratives to demonstrate how women use a variety of arguments, forms of writing, and communication strategies to affect change in a health system that is not only often difficult to participate in, but which can be actively…

    Paperback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge

  • Star Power: American Democracy in the Age of the Celebrity Candidate book cover

    Star Power

    American Democracy in the Age of the Celebrity Candidate, 1st Edition

    By Lauren Wright

    Are celebrity politics the spice of American public life or a pox on policy progress? This book identifies and measures the attributes of celebrities that make them well-equipped to win campaigns and yet poorly prepared to govern effectively. The framers of the US Constitution worried about the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-06 
    Routledge
    Media and Power

  • The Business of Words: Wordsmiths, Linguists, and Other Language Workers book cover

    The Business of Words

    Wordsmiths, Linguists, and Other Language Workers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Crispin Thurlow

    The Business of Words examines the practices of 'high-end' language workers or wordsmiths where we find words being professionally designed, institutionally managed and, inevitably, objectified for status and profit. Aligned with existing work on language and political economy in critical…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Once Upon a Pixel: Storytelling and Worldbuilding in Video Games book cover

    Once Upon a Pixel

    Storytelling and Worldbuilding in Video Games, 1st Edition

    By Timothy Simpson-Williams, Eddie Paterson, Will Cordner

    Once Upon a Pixel examines the increasing sophistication of storytelling, worldbuilding and narrative techniques in video games. Drawing on recent examples such as Red Dead Redemption 2, The Last of Us 1 and 2, Firewatch, The Witness, long-running series such as Bioshock and others, and new…

    Paperback – 2019-07-30 
    CRC Press

  • Graphic Violence: Illustrated Theories about Violence, Popular Media, and Our Social Lives book cover

    Graphic Violence

    Illustrated Theories about Violence, Popular Media, and Our Social Lives, 1st Edition

    By Emily Edwards, Tristan Fuller

    Graphic Violence provides an innovative introduction to the relationship between violence and visual media, discussing how media consumers and producers can think critically about and interact with violent visual content. It comprehensively surveys predominant theories of media violence and the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-26 
    Routledge

  • Sadomasochism, Popular Culture and Revolt: Pornography of Violence book cover

    Sadomasochism, Popular Culture and Revolt

    Pornography of Violence, 1st Edition

    By Tom Pollard

    Sadomasochism, Popular Culture, and Revolt: A Pornography of Violence explores powerful connections between violent pornography and current gender wars, generational conflicts, political struggles, and racial and ethnic unrest. Long before these conflicts dominated headlines worldwide, they become…

    Paperback – 2019-07-26 
    Routledge

  • Word Choice Errors: A Descriptive Linguistics Approach book cover

    Word Choice Errors

    A Descriptive Linguistics Approach, 1st Edition

    By Gulsat Aygen, Sarah Eastlund

    American English has many word pairs and trios that are alike enough to be confusing. Word Choice Errors provides a novel way to empower writers of all levels to cut through the confusion to understand which word to use and why that’s the word to use. Written in a user-friendly style, grounded in…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16 
    Routledge

  • Politics of Gaze: The Image Economy Online book cover

    Politics of Gaze

    The Image Economy Online, 1st Edition

    By Yasmin Ibrahim

    Going beyond the cursory reasons behind why we capture images on the move, Politics of Gaze explores our contemporary practices around visual imaging and brings original conceptualisations about why we constantly capture ourselves and our environments through digital technologies. Our…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Mass Casualty and Mass Fatality Response and Practices book cover

    Introduction to Mass Casualty and Mass Fatality Response and Practices

    1st Edition

    By Michael Louis Madigan

    This book covers both Mass Casualty and Mass Fatality and has been prepared for anyone who wants to know about the process, procedures, and management associated with it. The book details the responsibility to protect the public and is based on the latest emergency education information and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-03 
    CRC Press

  • Global Media and Strategic Narratives of Contested Democracy: Chinese, Russian, and Arabic Media Narratives of the US Presidential Election book cover

    Global Media and Strategic Narratives of Contested Democracy

    Chinese, Russian, and Arabic Media Narratives of the US Presidential Election, 1st Edition

    By Robert S. Hinck, Skye Cooley, Randolph Kluver

    In order to better understand how the world viewed the US 2016 presidential election, the issues that mattered around the world, and how nations made sense of how their media systems constructed presentations of the presidential election, Robert S. Hinck, Skye C. Cooley, and Randolph Kluver examine…

    Paperback – 2019-07-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • The Innovator’s Discussion: The Conversational Skills of Entrepreneurial Teams book cover

    The Innovator’s Discussion

    The Conversational Skills of Entrepreneurial Teams, 1st Edition

    By Betsy Campbell

    This book describes the conversational competencies that enable innovative entrepreneurial teams to create new products and ventures, and it presents several exercises and games to help readers master these conversational moves. Based on six years of detailed empirical analysis of teams at the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-02 
    Routledge

  • Academic Discourse and Global Publishing: Disciplinary Persuasion in Changing Times book cover

    Academic Discourse and Global Publishing

    Disciplinary Persuasion in Changing Times, 1st Edition

    By Ken Hyland, Kevin Jiang

    Academic Discourse and Global Publishing offers a coherent argument for changes in published academic writing over the past 50 years. Demonstrating how published writing represents academics’ decisions about how best to present their work, their readers and themselves in the global context of a…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

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