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This book fills a significant gap in the critical conversation on race in media by extending interrogations of racial colorblindness in American television to the industrial practices that shape what we see on screen. Specifically, it frames the practice of colorblind casting as a potent lens for…
Hardback – 2015-06-16
Routledge Transformations in Race and Media
Games allow players to experiment and play with subject positions, values and moral choice. In game worlds players can take on the role of antagonists; they allow us to play with behaviour that would be offensive, illegal or immoral if it happened outside of the game sphere. While contemporary…
Hardback – 2015-06-16
Routledge Advances in Game Studies
Scholarly engagement with the magazine form has, in the last two decades, produced a substantial amount of valuable research. Authored by leading academic authorities in the study of magazines, the chapters in The Routledge Handbook of Magazine Research not only create an architecture to organize…
Hardback – 2015-06-16
Activism on the Web examines the everyday tensions that political activists face as they come to terms with the increasingly commercialized nature of web technologies and sheds light on an important, yet under-investigated, dimension of the relationship between contemporary forms of social protest…
Hardback – 2015-06-03
Routledge New Developments in Communication and Society Research
Asian cinemas are connected to global networks and participate in producing international film history while at the same time influenced and engaged by spatial, cultural, social and political transformations. This interdisciplinary study forwards a productive pairing of Asian cinemas and space,…
Hardback – 2015-05-06
Routledge Advances in Film Studies
Much of what journalism scholars thought they knew about gatekeeping—about how it is that news turns out the way it does—has been called into question by the recent seismic economic and technological shifts in journalism. These shifts come with new kinds of gatekeepers, new routines of news…
Hardback – 2015-04-28
MOJO: The Mobile Journalism Handbook is the first book devoted specifically to training citizens, journalism students and media professionals to produce professional-quality videos with only a mobile device. As journalism becomes increasingly competitive, students and emerging professionals need a…
Paperback – 2015-08-31
A Practical Introduction to New and Digital Media is your guide to understanding new media, diving deep into topics such as cultural and social impacts of the web, the importance of digital literacy, and creating in an online environment. It features an introductory, hands-on approach to creating…
Paperback – 2015-08-28
Literature and Disability introduces readers to the field of disability studies and the ways in which a focus on issues of impairment and the representation of disability can provide new approaches to reading and writing about literary texts. Disability plays a central role in much of the most…
Paperback – 2015-08-27
Literature and Contemporary Thought
Routledge is proud to produce some of the most acclaimed, cutting-edge scholarship available in Media & Culture, and we're pleased to highlight the following Highly Recommended and Recommended reviews from CHOICE.
Read our exclusive interview with editors Julia Ledya and Diane Negra in which they offer special insight into Extreme Weather and Global Media. This interview delves into what motivated them and how the book differs to others on the market.
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We caught up with Sara Kelly to find out about what motivated her to pursue a career in journalism, and to discuss her latest book, The Entrepreneurial Journalist’s Toolkit.
Compiled by leading academics our Handbooks feature specially commissioned chapters from internationally recognised experts in their field. Informed, rich and cutting edge, they provide a comprehensive and authoritative overview of key topics, making them the perfect library research resource.
Routledge is proud to produce some of the most acclaimed, cutting-edge scholarship available in Media & Culture, and we're pleased to highlight the following positive reviews from CHOICE.
"The essays in this collection cover best practices in an era of networked, global journalism; the role of transparency in relation to other journalistic values; verification practices for social media; principles of linking; curation and aggregation; live blogging and tweeting; corrections and "unpublishing"; citizen collaboration; multimedia journalism; data journalism; and issues related to journalists' public and private selves. The essays are tightly integrated through attention to three key ethical frameworks: duty, virtue, and care. Case studies of best practices and questions for reflection offer opportunities for application. …. Summing Up: Highly recommended." - J. H. Fritz, Duquesne University, USA, in CHOICE, June 2015