E-books: Communication Studies

  • Power and Politeness in the Workplace: A Sociolinguistic Analysis of Talk at Work book cover

    Power and Politeness in the Workplace

    A Sociolinguistic Analysis of Talk at Work, 2nd Edition

    By Janet Holmes, Maria Stubbe

    Power and Politeness in the Workplace has become established as a seminal text for courses in language and professional communication. Co-authored by bestselling author Janet Holmes, this text provides insights into the way we all talk at work, including a wealth of material illustrating the way…

    eBook – 2015-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Linguistics Classics

  • Best Ideas for Teaching with Technology: A Practical Guide for Teachers, by Teachers book cover

    Best Ideas for Teaching with Technology

    A Practical Guide for Teachers, by Teachers, 1st Edition

    By Justin Reich, Tom Daccord

    This practical, how-to guide makes it easy for teachers to incorporate the latest technology in their classes. Employing an informal workshop approach, the book avoids technical jargon and pays special attention to the needs of teachers who are expanding the use of computers in their classrooms.…

    eBook – 2015-02-18
    Routledge

  • Crisis Communication: Theory and Practice book cover

    Crisis Communication

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Alan Jay Zaremba

    Crises happen. When they do, organizations must learn to effectively communicate with their internal and external stakeholders, as well as the public, in order to salvage their reputation and achieve long-term positive effects. Ineffective communication during times of crisis can indelibly stain an…

    eBook – 2014-12-18
    Routledge

  • Rhetorical Accessability: At the Intersection of Technical Communication and Disability Studies book cover

    Rhetorical Accessability

    At the Intersection of Technical Communication and Disability Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Meloncon

    Rhetorical Accessability is the first text to bring the fields of technical communication and disability studies into conversation. The two fields also share a pragmatic foundation in their concern with accommodation and accessibility, that is, the material practice of making social and technical…

    eBook – 2014-11-30
    Routledge
    Baywood's Technical Communications

  • Teaching Communication and Media Studies: Pedagogy and Practice book cover

    Teaching Communication and Media Studies

    Pedagogy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Jan Fernback

    Designed for communication/media educators and graduate students, Teaching Communication and Media Studies is a practical and conceptual guide to teaching university courses in communication and media studies. Relying on her extensive experience instructing graduate students on the ins and outs of…

    eBook – 2014-11-20
    Routledge

  • The Discourse of Public Participation Media: From talk show to Twitter book cover

    The Discourse of Public Participation Media

    From talk show to Twitter, 1st Edition

    By Joanna Thornborrow

    The Discourse of Public Participation Media takes a fresh look at what ‘ordinary’ people are doing on air – what they say, and how and where they get to say it. Using techniques of discourse analysis to explore the construction of participant identities in a range of different public…

    eBook – 2014-11-20
    Routledge

  • Corporate Communication: A Marketing Viewpoint book cover

    Corporate Communication

    A Marketing Viewpoint, 1st Edition

    By Klement Podnar

    Corporate Communication: A Marketing Viewpoint offers an overview of the framework, key concepts, strategies and techniques from a unique marketing perspective. While other textbooks are limited to a managerial or PR perspective, this book provides a complete, holistic overview of the many ways…

    eBook – 2014-11-13
    Routledge

  • Framing the Interpreter: Towards a visual perspective book cover

    Framing the Interpreter

    Towards a visual perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anxo Fernandez-Ocampo, Michaela Wolf

    Situations of conflict offer special insights into the history of the interpreter figure, and specifically the part played in that history by photographic representations of interpreters. This book analyses photo postcards, snapshots and press photos from several historical periods of conflict,…

    eBook – 2014-11-13
    Routledge

  • Black Women's Health: A Special Double Issue of women's Health: Research on Gender, Behavior, and Policy book cover

    Black Women's Health

    A Special Double Issue of women's Health: Research on Gender, Behavior, and Policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hope Landrine, Elizabeth A. Klonoff

    In this special issue, top researchers from a diversity of disciplines provide an overview of and insights into the major social, cultural, and structural variables that play a role in Black women's poor health, and differential morbidity and mortality. The articles focus on the major threats to…

    eBook – 2014-10-13
    Psychology Press

  • The Media and Human Rights: The Cosmopolitan Promise book cover

    The Media and Human Rights

    The Cosmopolitan Promise, 1st Edition

    By Ekaterina Balabanova

    In recent years there has been an explosion in the usage and visibility of the language of human rights, but what does this mean for the role of the media? For evolving ideas about human rights? And for the prospect of shared cosmopolitan values? Ekaterina Balabanova argues that in order to answer…

    eBook – 2014-09-25
    Routledge

  • Warring with Words: Narrative and Metaphor in Politics book cover

    Warring with Words

    Narrative and Metaphor in Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hanne, William D. Crano, Jeffery Scott Mio

    Scholars in many of the disciplines surrounding politics explicitly utilize either a narrative perspective or a metaphor perspective (though rarely the two in combination) to analyze issues -- theoretical and practical, domestic and international -- in the broad field of politics. Among the topics…

    eBook – 2014-08-01
    Psychology Press
    Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology Series

  • Choice and Preference in Media Use: Advances in Selective Exposure Theory and Research book cover

    Choice and Preference in Media Use

    Advances in Selective Exposure Theory and Research, 1st Edition

    By Silvia Knobloch-Westerwick

    Mediated messages flood our daily lives, through virtually endless choices of media channels, genres, and content. However, selectivity determines what media messages we attend to and focus on. The present book examines the factors that influence this selectivity. Seminal books on selective media…

    eBook – 2014-07-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

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