Media Studies & Journalism: Media & Communications

  • Intrapersonal Communication: Different Voices, Different Minds book cover

    Intrapersonal Communication

    Different Voices, Different Minds

    Edited by Donna R. Vocate

    Intrapersonal communication is a relatively new phenomenon for communication study and still lacks the grounding of a sound theoretical base. The first to present a developed theory of this discipline, this book's goal is to provide graduate students and professionals with an organized point of…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

  • China Turned On: Television, Reform and Resistance book cover

    China Turned On

    Television, Reform and Resistance

    By James Lull

    The years following the Cultural Revolution saw the arrival of television as part of China’s effort to ‘modernize’ and open up to the West. Endorsed by the Deng Xiaoping regime as a ‘bridge’ between government and the people, television became at once the official mouthpiece of the Communist Party…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Television

  • Creating Second Lives: Community, Identity and Spatiality as Constructions of the Virtual book cover

    Creating Second Lives

    Community, Identity and Spatiality as Constructions of the Virtual

    Edited by Astrid Ensslin, Eben Muse

    This book aims to provide insights into how ‘second lives’ in the sense of virtual identities and communities are constructed textually, semiotically and discursively, specifically in the online environment Second Life and Massively Multiplayer Online Games such as World of Warcraft. The book’…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

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    The "Serial" Podcast and Storytelling in the Digital Age

    Edited by Ellen McCracken

    This volume analyzes the Serial podcast, situating it in the trajectory of other popular crime narratives and contemporary cultural theory. Contributors focus on topics such as the ethics of the use of fiction techniques in investigative journalism, the epistemological overlay of postmodern…

    Hardback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Digital Media and Culture

  • Video Games and the Law book cover

    Video Games and the Law

    By Elizabeth Townsend Gard, W Ronald Gard

    The video game industry is big business, not only in terms of the substantial revenue generated through retail sales of games themselves, but also in terms of the size and value of parallel and secondary markets. Consider any popular video game today, and you most likely are looking at a franchise…

    Hardback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge

  • The Trauma Graphic Novel book cover

    The Trauma Graphic Novel

    By Andrés Romero-Jódar

    The end of the twentieth century and the turn of the new millennium witnessed an unprecedented flood of traumatic narratives and testimonies of suffering in literature and the arts. Graphic novels, free at last from long decades of stern censorship, helped explore these topics by developing a new…

    Hardback – 2017-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Advanced Public Speaking: A Leader's Guide book cover

    Advanced Public Speaking

    A Leader's Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Michael J. Hostetler, Mary L. Kahl

    Advanced Public Speaking: A Leader's Guide is a comprehensive textbook designed to serve as a speech-making reference for upper-level undergraduate students. Now in its second edition, this volume offers brand new classroom-tested chapter assignments, updated examples, and new content on speaking…

    Paperback – 2017-01-20
    Routledge

  • Social Networks as the New Frontier of Terrorism: #Terror book cover

    Social Networks as the New Frontier of Terrorism

    #Terror

    By Laura Scaife

    Terrorism. Why does this word grab our attention so? Propaganda machines have adopted modern technology as a means to always have their content available. Regardless of the hour or time zone, information is being shared by somebody, somewhere. Social media is a game changer influencing the…

    Hardback – 2017-01-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Information Technology and E-Commerce Law

  • Theories of Consumption book cover

    Theories of Consumption

    By John Storey

    Theories of Consumption explores the concept of consumption from the post-disciplinary perspective of cultural studies. John Storey brings together work that up until now has been located in distinct disciplinary spaces including work on reception theory in literary studies and philosophy; work on…

    Paperback – 2017-01-19
    Routledge

  • Electronic Media: Then, Now, and Later book cover

    Electronic Media

    Then, Now, and Later, 3rd Edition

    By Norman J. Medoff, Barbara Kaye

    Electronic Media: Then, Now, and Later provides a synopsis of the beginnings of electronic media in broadcasting and the subsequent advancements into digital media. The Then, Now, and Later approach focuses on how past innovations laid the groundwork for changing trends in technology, providing the…

    Paperback – 2017-01-10
    Focal Press

  • Media Relations of the Anti-War Movement: The Battle for Hearts and Minds book cover

    Media Relations of the Anti-War Movement

    The Battle for Hearts and Minds

    By Ian Taylor

    In this book, Ian Taylor examines how a social movement, the anti-Iraq War movement in the UK, engaged with the media as a part of their campaigning against the invasion and occupation of Iraq. Moving beyond content analysis to draw upon interviews with locally based journalists and activists,…

    Hardback – 2017-01-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • Critical Theory and Social Media: Between Emancipation and Commodification book cover

    Critical Theory and Social Media

    Between Emancipation and Commodification

    By Thomas Allmer

    Social media platforms such as Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter are enormously popular: they are continuously ranked among the most frequently accessed websites worldwide. However there are as yet few studies which combine critical theoretical and empirical research in the context of digital and…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

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