E-books: Communication Studies

  • Dialogues on Mobile Communication book cover

    Dialogues on Mobile Communication

    1st Edition

    By Adriana de Souza e Silva

    In this book, top scholars in the field of mobile communication discuss the major issues related to the use of mobile phones in today’s society, such as the tension between private and public, youth mobile culture, creative appropriations of mobile devices, and mobile methods. Each chapter unfolds…

    eBook – 2016-10-04
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • Just Relationships: Living Out Social Justice as Mentor, Family, Friend, and Lover book cover

    Just Relationships

    Living Out Social Justice as Mentor, Family, Friend, and Lover, 1st Edition

    By Douglas L. Kelley

    Bringing a social justice lens to daily interpersonal relationships, Just Relationships offers a perspective on existing social science theory that demonstrates how our personal relationships should be grounded in fairness and justice. Douglas Kelley utilizes concepts from a variety of academic…

    eBook – 2016-10-04
    Routledge

  • AIDS, Communication, and Empowerment: Gay Male Identity and the Politics of Public Health Messages book cover

    AIDS, Communication, and Empowerment

    Gay Male Identity and the Politics of Public Health Messages, 1st Edition

    By Roger Myrick

    AIDS, Communication, and Empowerment examines the cultural construction of gay men in light of discourse used in the media’s messages about HIV/AIDS--messages often represented as educational, scientific, and informational but which are, in fact, politically charged. The book offers a compelling…

    eBook – 2016-09-16
    Routledge

  • Performance: An Alphabet of Performative Writing book cover

    Performance

    An Alphabet of Performative Writing, 1st Edition

    By Ronald J Pelias

    Performance uses the alphabet as an organizational device to present a series of short pieces that approach performance from multiple perspectives and various compositional strategies. Pelias’s essays, poetry, dialogue, personal narratives, quick speculations, and other literary genres explore the…

    eBook – 2016-09-16
    Routledge

  • Explaining Risk Analysis: Protecting health and the environment book cover

    Explaining Risk Analysis

    Protecting health and the environment, 1st Edition

    By Michael R Greenberg

    Risk analysis is not a narrowly defined set of applications. Rather, it is widely used to assess and manage a plethora of hazards that threaten dire implications. However, too few people actually understand what risk analysis can help us accomplish and, even among experts, knowledge is often…

    eBook – 2016-09-13
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Communicating Interpersonal Conflict in Close Relationships: Contexts, Challenges, and Opportunities book cover

    Communicating Interpersonal Conflict in Close Relationships

    Contexts, Challenges, and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer A. Samp

    Communicating Interpersonal Conflict in Close Relationships: Contexts, Challenges, and Opportunities provides a state-of-the-art review of research on conflict in close personal relationships. This volume brings together both seasoned and new voices in communication research to address the…

    eBook – 2016-09-01
    Routledge

  • Twitter and Elections around the World: Campaigning in 140 Characters or Less book cover

    Twitter and Elections around the World

    Campaigning in 140 Characters or Less, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Davis, Christina Holtz Bacha, Marion R. Just

    Twitter already has become an important electoral communication tool between candidates, parties and their specific constituencies. No serious candidate campaign ignores Twitter, while political party organizations utilize Twitter to communicate with partisans, reinforce supporters, and mobilize…

    eBook – 2016-09-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • Stretching Boundaries: Cases in Organizational and Managerial Communication book cover

    Stretching Boundaries: Cases in Organizational and Managerial Communication

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeremy Fyke, Jeralyn Faris, Patrice M. Buzzanell

    Stretching Boundaries: Cases in Organizational and Managerial Communication focuses on non-traditional organizations in a variety of contexts. Because cases range from small family-owned entrepreneurships and cybervetting to provincial egovernment democratic movements in China, this supplemental…

    eBook – 2016-08-05
    Routledge

  • Media Generations: Experience, identity and mediatised social change book cover

    Media Generations

    Experience, identity and mediatised social change, 1st Edition

    By Goran Bolin

    While the analysis of generations has been central in the sociological understanding of social change, the role of the media in this process has only been acknowledged as an important feature during the last couple of decades. Building on quantitative and qualitative comparative research, Media…

    eBook – 2016-07-28
    Routledge

  • Scottish Rhetoric and Its Influences book cover

    Scottish Rhetoric and Its Influences

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lyne‚ Lewis Gaillet

    An outgrowth of the recent meeting of the International Society of the History of Rhetoric, this collection challenges the reader to reexamine the broad influence of 18th- and 19th-century Scottish rhetoric, often credited for shaping present-day studies in psychology, philosophy, literary…

    eBook – 2016-07-22
    Routledge

  • Persuasive Communication: How Audiences Decide book cover

    Persuasive Communication

    How Audiences Decide, 2nd Edition

    By Richard O. Young

    This updated and expanded edition of Persuasive Communication offers a comprehensive introduction to persuasion and real-world decision making. Drawing on empirical research from social psychology, neuroscience, business communication research, cognitive science, and behavioral economics, Young…

    eBook – 2016-07-15
    Routledge

  • Linguistically Diverse Immigrant and Resident Writers: Transitions from High School to College book cover

    Linguistically Diverse Immigrant and Resident Writers

    Transitions from High School to College, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christina Ortmeier-Hooper, Todd Ruecker

    Spotlighting the challenges and realities faced by linguistically diverse immigrant and resident students in U.S. secondary schools and in their transitions from high school to community colleges and universities, this book looks at programs, interventions, and other factors that help or hinder…

    eBook – 2016-07-15
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

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