Media Studies & Journalism: Media & Communications

  • An Introduction to GameGuru book cover

    An Introduction to GameGuru

    1st Edition

    By Michael Matthew Messina

    Game-Guru is an entry-level engine designed to be easy to use as well as being extremely accessible for the user. This book gives users the information needed to access the full depth of features available in the program. Details on how to perform more complex tasks are not found easily anywhere…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    CRC Press

  • Writing About Screen Media book cover

    Writing About Screen Media

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Patti

    Writing about Screen Media presents strategies for writing about a broad range of media objects – including film, television, social media, advertising, video games, mobile media, music videos, and digital media – in an equally broad range of formats. The book’s case studies showcase media…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Media Today: Mass Communication in a Converging World book cover

    Media Today

    Mass Communication in a Converging World, 7th Edition

    By Joseph Turow

    This seventh edition of Joseph Turow’s pathbreaking media textbook uses convergence as a lens that puts students at the center of the profound changes in the 21st century media world. It teaches students to think critically about the role of media, and what these changes mean for their lives. The…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Contexts of Violence in Comics book cover

    Contexts of Violence in Comics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Hague, Ian Horton, Nina Mickwitz

    This book asks the reader to consider the ways in which violence and its representations may be enabled or restricted by the contexts in which they take place. It analyzes how structures and organising principles, be they political, cultural, religious, legal or historical, might encourage, demand…

    Hardback – 2019-08-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Comics Studies

  • Representing Acts of Violence in Comics book cover

    Representing Acts of Violence in Comics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Hague, Ian Horton, Nina Mickwitz

    This book examines the ways in which individual moments of violence develop, and are presented, in comics and graphic novels. It raises questions about depiction and the act of showing violence, but it also considers the ways in which violence can affect those involved over the long term. The…

    Hardback – 2019-08-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Comics Studies

  • Selling Rights book cover

    Selling Rights

    8th Edition

    By Lynette Owen

    Selling Rights has firmly established itself as the leading guide to all aspects of rights sales and co-publications throughout the world. The eighth edition is substantially updated to illustrate the changes in rights in relation to new technologies and legal developments in the United Kingdom and…

    Paperback – 2019-08-16 
    Routledge

  • Digital Development in Korea: Lessons for a Sustainable World book cover

    Digital Development in Korea

    Lessons for a Sustainable World, 2nd Edition

    By Myung Oh, James F. Larson

    Digital Development in Korea explores the central role of digital information and communication technology in South Korea. Analysing the role of ICT in green growth and sustainability, this new edition also demonstrates how concerns over public safety and the Olympic Games, are shaping next…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

  • Star Power: American Democracy in the Age of the Celebrity Candidate book cover

    Star Power

    American Democracy in the Age of the Celebrity Candidate, 1st Edition

    By Lauren Wright

    Are celebrity politics the spice of American public life or a pox on policy progress? This book identifies and measures the attributes of celebrities that make them well-equipped to win campaigns and yet poorly prepared to govern effectively. The framers of the US Constitution worried about the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-06 
    Routledge
    Media and Power

  • Music in the Role-Playing Game: Heroes & Harmonies book cover

    Music in the Role-Playing Game

    Heroes & Harmonies, 1st Edition

    Edited by William Gibbons, Steven Reale

    Music in the Role-Playing Game: Heroes & Harmonies offers the first scholarly approach focusing on music in the broad class of video games known as role-playing games, or RPGs. Known for their narrative sophistiation and long playtimes, RPGs have long been celebrated by players for the quality…

    Paperback – 2019-08-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Music and Screen Media Series

  • Islamophobic Hate Crime: A Student Textbook book cover

    Islamophobic Hate Crime

    A Student Textbook, 1st Edition

    By Imran Awan, Irene Zempi

    In recent years, there has been a sharp increase in anti-Muslim attacks. What is driving the proliferation of these hate crimes? Why are Muslims being demonised? Building on current research and drawing upon real-life examples and case studies, this book provides an accessible introduction to…

    Paperback – 2019-08-02 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Character Assassination and Reputation Management book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Character Assassination and Reputation Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sergei A. Samoilenko, Martijn Icks, Jennifer Keohane, Eric B. Shiraev

    In modern politics as well as in historical times, character attacks abound. Words and images, like symbolic and psychological weapons, have sullied or destroyed numerous reputations. People mobilize significant material and psychological resources to defend themselves against such attacks. How…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Building Blocks of Tabletop Game Design: An Encyclopedia of Mechanisms book cover

    Building Blocks of Tabletop Game Design

    An Encyclopedia of Mechanisms, 1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Engelstein, Isaac Shalev

    Building Blocks of Tabletop Game Design: An Encyclopedia of Mechanisms compiles hundreds of different mechanisms, organized by category. Each has a description of how it works, discussion of its pros and cons, how it can be implemented, and examples of specific games that use it. Building Blocks…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29 
    CRC Press

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