Media Studies & Journalism: Television Studies

  • Fairy-Tale TV book cover

    Fairy-Tale TV

    1st Edition

    By Jill Terry Rudy, Pauline Greenhill

    This concise and accessible critical introduction examines the world of popular fairy-tale television, tracing how fairy tales and their social and cultural implications manifest within series, television events, anthologies, episodes, and as freestanding motifs. Providing a model of televisual…

    Paperback – 2020-08-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Television Guidebooks

  • Routledge Revivals: Ideology and Cultural Production (1979) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Ideology and Cultural Production (1979)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Barrett, Philip Corrigan, Annette Kuhn, Janet Wolff

    Originally published in 1979, Ideology and Cultural Production examines the contribution to the debate surrounding ‘culture’, ‘ideology’ and ‘representation’ in this collection of essays. Originally presented as papers at the 1978 British Sociological Conference on the theme of culture, the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Authorship as Promotional Discourse in the Screen Industries: Selling Genius book cover

    Authorship as Promotional Discourse in the Screen Industries

    Selling Genius, 1st Edition

    By Leora Hadas

    This book discusses the use of authorship discourses and author figures in the promotion and marketing of media content, dealing with the U.S. mainstream media, including franchise film, network television, and triple-A video games. The research takes a unique approach studying ideas of authorship…

    Hardback – 2020-05-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Media and Cultural Industries

  • The Political Economy of Sports Television book cover

    The Political Economy of Sports Television

    1st Edition

    By William M. Kunz

    Drawing from theories of the political economy of communication, this book offers readers a comprehensive data-rich assessment of contemporary sports television and its evolution. Providing an in-depth look at the ownership and regulation of sports television in the United States, William M. Kunz…

    Paperback – 2020-04-29 
    Routledge

  • Transmedia Storytelling in East Asia: The Age of Digital Media book cover

    Transmedia Storytelling in East Asia

    The Age of Digital Media, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dal Yong Jin

    This book offers a thorough investigation of the recent surge of webtoons and manga/animation as the sources of transmedia storytelling for popular culture, not only in East Asia but in the wider global context. An international team of experts employ a unique theoretical framework of media…

    Hardback – 2020-04-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Digital Media and Culture in Asia

  • Mediation & Popular Culture book cover

    Mediation & Popular Culture

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer L. Schulz

    This book examines mediation topics such as impartiality, self-determination and fair outcomes through popular culture lenses. Popular television shows and award-winning films are used as illustrative examples to illuminate under-represented mediation topics such as feelings and expert intuition,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Media Law

  • Routledge Handbook of Chinese Culture and Society book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Chinese Culture and Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin Latham

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Culture and Society is an interdisciplinary resource that offers a comprehensive overview of contemporary Chinese social and cultural issues in the twenty-first century. Bringing together experts in their respective fields, this cutting-edge survey of the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-19 
    Routledge

  • Disability, Media, and Representations: Other Bodies book cover

    Disability, Media, and Representations

    Other Bodies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jacob Johanssen, Diana Garrisi

    Bringing together scholars from around the world to research the intersection between media and disability, this edited collection aims to offer an interdisciplinary exploration and critique of print, broadcast and online representations of physical and mental impairments. Drawing on a wide range…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Disability and Media Studies

  • Why We Remake: The Politics, Economics and Emotions of Film and TV Remakes book cover

    Why We Remake

    The Politics, Economics and Emotions of Film and TV Remakes, 1st Edition

    By Lauren Rosewarne

    This examination of film and television remakes focuses explicitly on why – since the dawn of cinema – studios have remade films over and over again. Each chapter provides insight into the business of Hollywood, the motivations of filmmakers and also the pleasures for audiences, and offers a…

    Hardback – 2020-03-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Television and the Embodied Viewer: Affect and Meaning in the Digital Age book cover

    Television and the Embodied Viewer

    Affect and Meaning in the Digital Age, 1st Edition

    By Marsha F. Cassidy

    Television and the Sensate Body in the Digital Age appraises the medium’s capacity to evoke sensations and bodily feelings in the viewer. Presenting a fresh approach to television studies, the book examines the sensate force of onscreen bodies and illustrates how TV’s multisensory appeal builds…

    Hardback – 2020-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Television Studies

  • The Anxiety of Ascent: Middle-Class Narratives in Germany and America book cover

    The Anxiety of Ascent

    Middle-Class Narratives in Germany and America, 1st Edition

    By Scott Doidge

    This intriguing book re-evaluates a narrative of cultural decline that developed in the wake of Max Weber’s The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism. For Weber, and a group of influential sociologists that followed, Western modernity is marked by growing disenchantment with the beliefs and…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Morality, Society and Culture

  • Essays in Media and Cultural Studies: In Transition book cover

    Essays in Media and Cultural Studies

    In Transition, 1st Edition

    By Graeme Turner

    Spanning a decade of key research, this collection brings together a selection of essays and chapters from leading media scholar Graeme Turner for the first time. The organising theme of transition focuses on both the state of the media as it continues its evolution into the digital era, and the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge

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