• Parents and Digital Technology: How to Raise the Connected Generation book cover

    Parents and Digital Technology

    How to Raise the Connected Generation, 1st Edition

    By Suzie Hayman, John Coleman

    Children today are digital natives, growing up in an age where social media and online communication is the norm. This book is an indispensable guide for parents who may feel they are struggling to keep up, addressing the issues that young people and their families face in the world of modern…

    Paperback – 2016-04-05
    Routledge

  • The Sesame Effect: The Global Impact of the Longest Street in the World book cover

    The Sesame Effect

    The Global Impact of the Longest Street in the World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charlotte F. Cole, June H. Lee

    The Sesame Effect details the wide-ranging work of Sesame Workshop and its productions across the world. With an emphasis on impact and evidence from research on projects in low- and middle-income countries, the book tells the stories behind the development of an international family of Muppet…

    Paperback – 2016-03-22
    Routledge

  • Public Media Management for the Twenty-First Century: Creativity, Innovation, and Interaction book cover

    Public Media Management for the Twenty-First Century

    Creativity, Innovation, and Interaction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michał Głowacki, Lizzie Jackson

    This book analyzes the challenges facing public service media management in the face of ongoing technological developments and changing audience behaviors. It connects models, strategies, concepts, and managerial theories with emerging approaches to public media practices through an examination of…

    Paperback – 2016-01-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Algorithmic Life: Calculative Devices in the Age of Big Data book cover

    Algorithmic Life

    Calculative Devices in the Age of Big Data, 1st Edition

    Edited by Louise Amoore, Volha Piotukh

    This book critically explores forms and techniques of calculation that emerge with digital computation, and their implications. The contributors demonstrate that digital calculative devices matter beyond their specific functions as they progressively shape, transform and govern all areas of our…

    Paperback – 2015-11-30
    Routledge

  • Talk Show Campaigns: Presidential Candidates on Daytime and Late Night Television book cover

    Talk Show Campaigns

    Presidential Candidates on Daytime and Late Night Television, 1st Edition

    By Michael Parkin

    Over the past twenty years, presidential candidates have developed an entertainment talk show strategy in which they routinely chat with the likes of Oprah Winfrey, David Letterman, and Jon Stewart.  In fact, between 1992 and 2012, there have been more than 200 candidate interviews on daytime and…

    Paperback – 2015-09-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • The Video Game Debate: Unravelling the Physical, Social, and Psychological Effects of Video Games book cover

    The Video Game Debate

    Unravelling the Physical, Social, and Psychological Effects of Video Games, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Kowert, Thorsten Quandt

    Do video games cause violent, aggressive behavior? Can online games help us learn? When it comes to video games, these are often the types of questions raised by popular media, policy makers, scholars, and the general public. In this collection, international experts review the latest research…

    Paperback – 2015-09-01
    Routledge

  • The Media, Animal Conservation and Environmental Education book cover

    The Media, Animal Conservation and Environmental Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Blewitt

    Natural History filmmaking has a long history but the generic boundaries between it and environmental and conservation filmmaking are blurred. Nature, environment and animal imagery has been a mainstay of television, campaigning organisations and conservation bodies from Greenpeace to the Sierra…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge

  • Entertainment Media and Politics: Advances in Effects-Based Research book cover

    Entertainment Media and Politics

    Advances in Effects-Based Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Lance Holbert

    The prominence of politically-themed entertainment is evident across the global media landscape. Given its popularity, it is important to gain a firm understanding of the mechanisms through which this diverse and multi-faceted content can generate democratic outcomes. In addition, it is essential…

    Hardback – 2014-12-05
    Routledge

  • Mind and Media: The Effects of Television, Video Games, and Computers book cover

    Mind and Media

    The Effects of Television, Video Games, and Computers, 1st Edition

    By Patricia M. Greenfield

    Patricia M. Greenfield was one of the first psychologists to present new research on how various media can be used to promote social growth and thinking skills.  In this now classic, she argues that each medium can make a contribution to development, that each has strengths and weaknesses, and that…

    Paperback – 2014-11-20
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

  • New Media and International Development: Representation and affect in microfinance book cover

    New Media and International Development

    Representation and affect in microfinance, 1st Edition

    By Anke Schwittay

    New Media and International Development is the first in-depth examination of microfinance’s enduring popularity with Northern publics. Through a case study of Kiva.org, the world’s first person-to-person microlending website, and other microfinance organizations, the book argues that international…

    Paperback – 2014-09-23
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Entertainment Industries: Entertainment as a Cultural System book cover

    Entertainment Industries

    Entertainment as a Cultural System, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alan McKee, Christy Collis, Ben Hamley

    Entertainment Industries is the first book to map entertainment as a cultural system. Including work from world-renowned analysts such as Henry Jenkins and Jonathan Gray, this innovative collection explains what entertainment is and how it works. Entertainment is audience-centred culture. The…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge

  • Media and Social Inequality: Innovations in Community Structure Research book cover

    Media and Social Inequality

    Innovations in Community Structure Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by John C. Pollock

    This book is among the first to systematically explore the impact of community inequality on reporting political and social change. Although most journalism scholars are still fascinated by the impact of media on society, Media and Social Inequality explores the reverse perspective: the impact of…

    Paperback – 2014-06-23
    Routledge

2Series in Media Effects

Product Search