Media Studies & Journalism: Media & Communications

  • The Discourse of YouTube: Multimodal Text in a Global Context book cover

    The Discourse of YouTube

    Multimodal Text in a Global Context, 1st Edition

    By Phil Benson

    The Discourse of YouTube explores the cutting edge of contemporary multimodal discourse through an in-depth analysis of structures, processes and content in YouTube discourse. YouTube is often seen as no more than a place to watch videos, but this book argues that YouTube and YouTube pages can also…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Advancing Multimodal and Critical Discourse Studies: Interdisciplinary Research Inspired by Theo Van Leeuwen’s Social Semiotics book cover

    Advancing Multimodal and Critical Discourse Studies

    Interdisciplinary Research Inspired by Theo Van Leeuwen’s Social Semiotics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sumin Zhao, Emilia Djonov, Anders Björkvall, Morten Boeriis

    As a founder and leading figure in multimodality and social semiotics, Theo van Leuween has made significant contributions to a variety of research fields, including discourse analysis, sociolinguistics, communication and media studies, education, and design. In celebration of his illustrious…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Congressional Communication in the Digital Age book cover

    Congressional Communication in the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    By Jocelyn Evans, Jessica M. Hayden

    Communication defines political representation. At the core of the representational relationship lies the interaction between principal and agent; the quality of this relationship is predicated upon the accessibility of effective channels of communication between the constituent and representative.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge

  • Queercore: Queer Punk Media Subculture book cover

    Queercore

    Queer Punk Media Subculture, 1st Edition

    By Curran Nault

    Queercore is a queer and punk transmedia movement that was instigated in 1980s Toronto via the pages of the underground fanzine ("zine") J.D.s. Authored by G.B. Jones and Bruce LaBruce, J.D.s. declared "civil war" on the punk and gay and lesbian mainstreams, consolidating a subculture of likeminded…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender, Sexuality, and Media

  • Virtual History: How Videogames Portray the Past book cover

    Virtual History

    How Videogames Portray the Past, 1st Edition

    By A. Martin Wainwright

    Virtual History examines many of the most popular historical video games released over the last decade and explores their portrayal of history. The book looks at the motives and perspectives of game designers and marketers, as well as the societal expectations addressed, through contingency and…

    Paperback – 2019-07-11
    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 – 2019-07-11
    CRC Press

  • Politics of Gaze: The Image Economy Online book cover

    Politics of Gaze

    The Image Economy Online, 1st Edition

    By Yasmin Ibrahim

    Going beyond the cursory reasons behind why we capture images on the move, Politics of Gaze explores our contemporary practices around visual imaging and brings original conceptualisations about why we constantly capture ourselves and our environments through digital technologies. Our…

    Paperback – 2019-07-08
    Routledge

  • Moralising Poverty: The ‘Undeserving’ Poor in the Public Gaze book cover

    Moralising Poverty

    The ‘Undeserving’ Poor in the Public Gaze, 1st Edition

    By Serena Romano

    Do we judge the poor? Do we fear them? Do we have a moral obligation to help those in need? The moral and social grounds of solidarity and deservedness in relation to aid for poor people are rarely steady. This is particularly true under contemporary austerity reforms, where current debates…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • Affective Societies: Key Concepts book cover

    Affective Societies

    Key Concepts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Slaby, Christian von Scheve

    Affect and emotion have come to dominate discourse on social and political life in the mobile and networked societies of the early 21st century. This volume introduces a unique collection of essential concepts for theorizing and empirically investigating societies as Affective Societies. The…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Affective Societies

  • Advertising, Gender and Society: A Psychological Perspective book cover

    Advertising, Gender and Society

    A Psychological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Magdalena Zawisza-Riley

    Advertising, Gender and Society explores contemporary social-psychological theory and original research that examines the portrayal of gender in advertising. It reports empirical data, discusses the social implications of gendered advertising and comments on the relevant 2019 ASA rules.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-04
    Routledge

  • Global Media and Strategic Narratives of Contested Democracy: Chinese, Russian, and Arabic Media Narratives of the US Presidential Election book cover

    Global Media and Strategic Narratives of Contested Democracy

    Chinese, Russian, and Arabic Media Narratives of the US Presidential Election, 1st Edition

    By Robert S. Hinck, Skye C. Cooley, Randolph Kluver

    In order to better understand how the world viewed the US 2016 presidential election, the issues that mattered around the world, and how nations made sense of how their media systems constructed presentations of the presidential election, Robert S. Hinck, Skye C. Cooley, and Randolph Kluver examine…

    Paperback – 2019-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • Graphic Violence: Illustrated Theories About Violence, Popular Media, and Our Social Lives book cover

    Graphic Violence

    Illustrated Theories About Violence, Popular Media, and Our Social Lives, 1st Edition

    By Emily Edwards

    Graphic Violence provides an innovative introduction to the relationship between violence and visual media, discussing how media consumers and producers can think critically about and interact with violent visual content. It comprehensively surveys predominant theories of media violence and the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

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