E-books: Communication Studies

  • Gender in the 2016 US Presidential Election: Trump, Clinton, and Media Discourse book cover

    Gender in the 2016 US Presidential Election

    Trump, Clinton, and Media Discourse, 1st Edition

    By Dustin Harp

    Using a discourse analysis, Dustin Harp investigates media during the 2016 US presidential election to explore how traditional (patriarchal) and feminist ideas about gender played out during the campaign. The book illustrates how these two ideologies competed for space and struggled for discursive…

    eBook – 2019-04-09
    Routledge

  • Transmedia Work: Privilege and Precariousness in Digital Modernity book cover

    Transmedia Work

    Privilege and Precariousness in Digital Modernity, 1st Edition

    By Karin Fast, Andre Jansson

    In Transmedia Work¸ Karin Fast and André Jansson explore several key questions that frame the study of the social and cultural implications of a digital, connected workforce. How might we understand ‘privilege’ and ‘precariousness’ in today’s digitalized work market? What does it mean to be a…

    eBook – 2019-04-05
    Routledge

  • Visual-Gestural Communication: A Workbook in Nonverbal Expression and Reception book cover

    Visual-Gestural Communication

    A Workbook in Nonverbal Expression and Reception, 1st Edition

    By Willy Conley

    Visual-Gestural Communication is a truly unique volume in non-language communication devoted to the study of universal gestures, facial expressions, body language, and pantomime. Readers develop the skill and confidence to interact -- sans shared language -- with individuals, such as someone who is…

    eBook – 2019-04-05
    Routledge

  • Beyond Prime Time Activism: Communication Activism and Social Change book cover

    Beyond Prime Time Activism

    Communication Activism and Social Change, 1st Edition

    By Charlotte Ryan, Karen Jeffreys

    In this accessible introduction to communication activism, organizer Karen Jeffreys and sociologist Charlotte Ryan draw on more than two decades of ongoing collaboration, using the Rhode Island Coalition for the Homeless (RICH) as a case study. The book examines a community with shared values,…

    eBook – 2019-03-13
    Routledge
    Media and Communication Activism

  • Pedagogies and Policies for Publishing Research in English: Local Initiatives Supporting International Scholars book cover

    Pedagogies and Policies for Publishing Research in English

    Local Initiatives Supporting International Scholars, 1st Edition

    Edited by James N. Corcoran, Karen Englander, Laura-Mihaela Muresan

    Offering a nuanced examination of the complex landscape that international scholars who publish their research in English must navigate, this edited volume details 17 perspectives on scholarly writing for publication across seven geolinguistic regions. This innovative volume includes first-hand…

    eBook – 2019-02-25
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Practice Theory in Action: Empirical Studies of Interaction in Innovation and Entrepreneurship book cover

    Practice Theory in Action

    Empirical Studies of Interaction in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 1st Edition

    By Betsy Campbell

    This book explores intra-team interaction in workplace settings devoted to technological breakthroughs and innovative entrepreneurship. The first set of studies to investigate these economically important institutions through the lens of talk-at-work, this book begins by discussing the…

    eBook – 2019-02-22
    Routledge

  • A Crisis of Civility?: Political Discourse and Its Discontents book cover

    A Crisis of Civility?

    Political Discourse and Its Discontents, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert G. Boatright, Timothy J. Shaffer, Sarah Sobieraj, Dannagal Goldthwaite Young

    The state of political discourse in the United States today has been a subject of concern for many Americans. Political incivility is not merely a problem for political elites; political conversations between American citizens have also become more difficult and tense. The 2016 presidential…

    eBook – 2019-02-18
    Routledge

  • The Advanced Game Narrative Toolbox book cover

    The Advanced Game Narrative Toolbox

    1st Edition

    By Tobias Heussner

    The Advanced Game Narrative Toolbox continues where the Game Narrative Toolbox ended. While the later covered the basics of writing for games, the Advanced Game Narrative Toolbox will cover techniques for the intermediate and professional writer. The book will cover topics such as how to adapt a…

    eBook – 2019-02-18
    CRC Press

  • Neoliberalism and the Media book cover

    Neoliberalism and the Media

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marian Meyers

    This book examines the multiple ways that popular media mainstream and reinforce neoliberal ideology, exposing how they promote neoliberalism’s underlying ideas, values and beliefs so as to naturalize inequality, undercut democracy and contribute to the collapse of social notions of community and…

    eBook – 2019-01-31
    Routledge

  • The Culture of AI: Everyday Life and the Digital Revolution book cover

    The Culture of AI

    Everyday Life and the Digital Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Elliott

    In this ground-breaking book, Cambridge-trained sociologist Anthony Elliott argues that much of what passes for conventional wisdom about artificial intelligence is either ill-considered or plain wrong. The reason? The AI revolution is not so much about cyborgs and super-robots in the future, but…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge

  • Editing in the Modern Classroom book cover

    Editing in the Modern Classroom

    1st Edition

    Edited by Suzan Flanagan, Michael J. Albers

    Editing in the Modern Classroom is a research‐based collection that defines the current state of technical editing pedagogy and plots a potential roadmap for its future. It examines current academic and professional editing practices, the global and corporate contexts of technical communication…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    ATTW Series in Technical and Professional Communication

  • How to Succeed in a PR Agency: Real Talk to Grow Your Career & Become Indispensable book cover

    How to Succeed in a PR Agency

    Real Talk to Grow Your Career & Become Indispensable, 1st Edition

    By Kristin Johnson, Shalon Roth

    Learning how to be successful in a public relations (PR) agency is a stressful on-the-job, sink-or-swim, immersive experience. While other texts teach PR theory and practice, no other book guides early to mid-career PR professionals through the day-to-day life of working in an agency and the skills…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge

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