E-books: Communication History

  • The International History of Communication Study book cover

    The International History of Communication Study

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Simonson, David W. Park

    The International History of Communication Study maps the growth of media and communication studies around the world. Drawing out transnational flows of ideas, institutions, publications, and people, it offers the most comprehensive picture to date of the global history of communication research…

    eBook – 2015-10-14
    Routledge

  • Popular Media and the American Revolution: Shaping Collective Memory book cover

    Popular Media and the American Revolution

    Shaping Collective Memory, 1st Edition

    By Janice Hume

    The American Revolution—an event that gave America its first real "story" as an independent nation, distinct from native and colonial origins—continues to live on in the public's memory, celebrated each year on July 4 with fireworks and other patriotic displays. But to identify as an American is to…

    eBook – 2013-11-20
    Routledge

  • Effective Risk Communication book cover

    Effective Risk Communication

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Arvai, Louie Rivers III

    There are two questions often asked of risk communication: what has been learned from past work, and what is needed to push the field forward? Drawing on the experience of leading risk researchers and practitioners, Effective Risk Communication focuses on answering these questions. The book draws…

    eBook – 2013-10-30
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Pathways to Polling: Crisis, Cooperation and the Making of Public Opinion Professions book cover

    Pathways to Polling

    Crisis, Cooperation and the Making of Public Opinion Professions, 1st Edition

    By Amy Fried

    In midcentury America, the public opinion polling enterprise faced a crisis of legitimacy. Every major polling firm predicted a win for Thomas Dewey over Harry Truman in the 1948 presidential election—and of course they all got it wrong. This failure generated considerable criticisms of polling and…

    eBook – 2013-03-01
    Routledge

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