• Popular Music and Cultural Policy book cover

    Popular Music and Cultural Policy

    Edited by Shane Homan, Martin Cloonan, Jen Cattermole

    Popular music is increasingly visible in government strategies and policies. While much has been written about the expanding flow of music products and music creativity in emphasising the global nature of popular music, little attention has been paid to the flow of ideas about policy formation and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-10 
    Routledge

  • Advancing Comparative Media and Communication Research book cover

    Advancing Comparative Media and Communication Research

    Edited by Joseph M. Chan, Francis L. F. Lee

    A comparative approach to media and communication research plays an important, if not indispensable, role in achieving a core mission of researchers: to delimit the generality and specificity of media and communication theories, enabling researchers to more readily identify the influence of social,…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Internationalizing Media Studies

  • European Foreign Conflict Reporting

    A Comparative Analysis of Public News Providers

    By Emma Heywood

    This book explores the state of European foreign conflict reporting by public-sector broadcasters, post-Cold war and post-9/11. It compares the values of three television news providers from differing public systems: BBC’s News at 10, Russia’s Vremya and France 2’s 20 Heures. The book examines how…

    Hardback – 2017-07-06 
    Routledge
    Media, War and Security

  • L’Auberge Espagnole

    European Youth on Film

    By Benjamin McCann

    L’Auberge Espagnole looks at one of contemporary French cinema’s most influential and innovative youth films. examines its themes of cultural diversity, celebrates its construction of a European transnational identity, analyzes its youthful visual and structural ‘newness’, and charts its production…

    Hardback – 2017-07-01 
    Routledge
    Cinema and Youth Cultures

  • Precious

    Identity, Adaptation and the African American Youth Film

    By Tim McNelis

    This book examines a popular, divisive, and celebrity-endorsed filmic depiction of a troubled African American girl, focusing on the concept of African American youth film and genre hybridity; the adaptation of the film from its source novel; how it deals with issues of identity such as race,…

    Hardback – 2017-07-01 
    Routledge
    Cinema and Youth Cultures

  • The (de)Evolution of Black Women in Television

    Mammies, Matriarchs and Mistresses

    By Imani M. Cheers

    This book seeks to interrogate the representation of Black women in television. Cheers explores how the increase of Black women in media ownership and creative executive roles (producers, showrunners, directors and writers) in the last 30 years affected the fundamental cultural shift in Black women…

    Hardback – 2017-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Television Studies

  • Qualitative Research Methods for Media Studies

    2nd Edition

    By Bonnie S. Brennen

    Qualitative Research Methods for Media Studies provides students and researchers with the tools they need to perform critically engaged, theoretically informed research using methods including interviewing, focus groups, historical research, oral histories, ethnography and participant observation,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Media and Human Rights

    Edited by Howard Tumber, Silvio Waisbord

    The Routledge Companion to Media and Human Rights offers a comprehensive and contemporary survey of the key themes, approaches and debates in the field of media and human rights. Organised into five parts - Communication, Expression and Human Rights, Media Performance and Human Rights: Political…

    Hardback – 2017-06-28 
    Routledge

  • Digital Audiobooks: New Media, Users, and Experiences book cover

    Digital Audiobooks

    New Media, Users, and Experiences

    By Iben Have, Birgitte Stougaard Pedersen

    Audiobooks are rapidly gaining popularity with widely accessible digital downloading and streaming services. This book engages with the digital form of audiobooks, framing audiobook listening as both a remediation of literature and an everyday activity that creates new reading experiences…

    Paperback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

  • Revitalising Audience Research: Innovations in European Audience Research book cover

    Revitalising Audience Research

    Innovations in European Audience Research

    Edited by Frauke Zeller, Cristina Ponte, Brian O'Neill

    The revitalisation of audience studies is not only about new approaches and methods; it entails a crossing of disciplines and a bridging of long-established boundaries in the field. The aim of this volume is to capture the boundary-crossing processes that have begun to emerge across the discipline…

    Paperback – 2017-06-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education

  • International Perspectives on Chicana/o Studies:

    International Perspectives on Chicana/o Studies

    "This World is My Place"

    Edited by Catherine Leen, Niamh Thornton

    This volume examines how the field of Chicana/o studies has developed to become an area of interest to scholars far beyond the United States and Spain. For this reason, the volume includes contributions by a range of international scholars and takes the concept of place as a unifying paradigm. As a…

    Paperback – 2017-06-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Contemporary BRICS Journalism

    Non-Western Media in Transition

    Edited by Svetlana Pasti, Jyotika Ramaprasad

    Contemporary BRICS Journalism presents wide ranging findings drawn from over 700 in-depth interviews with journalists in the BRICS countries to illustrate the transitions taking place within the profession in these regions. The paradoxes of differing national media systems and growing media…

    Paperback – 2017-06-15 
    Routledge
    Internationalizing Media Studies

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