Paperbacks Direct: Communication Studies

  • Media Education for a Digital Generation book cover

    Media Education for a Digital Generation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Julie Frechette, Rob Williams

    Media education for digital citizenship is predicated upon the ability to access, analyze, evaluate and produce media content and communication in a variety of forms. While many media literacy approaches overemphasize the end-goal of accessing digital media content through the acquisition of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge

  • Communicating Women’s Health: Social and Cultural Norms that Influence Health Decisions book cover

    Communicating Women’s Health

    Social and Cultural Norms that Influence Health Decisions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Annette Madlock Gatison

    This volume explores the conditions under which women are empowered, and feel entitled, to make the health decisions that are best for them. At its core, it illuminates how the most basic element of communication, voice, has been summarily suppressed for entire groups of women when it comes to…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge

  • Embodied Metaphors in Film, Television, and Video Games: Cognitive Approaches book cover

    Embodied Metaphors in Film, Television, and Video Games

    Cognitive Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathrin Fahlenbrach

    In cognitive research, metaphors have been shown to help us imagine complex, abstract, or invisible ideas, concepts, or emotions. Contributors to this book argue that metaphors occur not only in language, but in audio visual media well. This is all the more evident in entertainment media, which…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge

  • Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse: The Religious Creativity of Evangelical Student Writers book cover

    Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse

    The Religious Creativity of Evangelical Student Writers, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey M. Ringer

    Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse seeks to address the current gap in American public discourse between secular liberals and religiously committed citizens by focusing on the academic and public writing of millennial evangelical Christian students. Analysis of such writing reveals…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge

  • Public Relations and the Public Interest book cover

    Public Relations and the Public Interest

    1st Edition

    By Jane Johnston

    In this book, Johnston seeks to put the public interest onto the public relations ‘radar’, arguing the need for its clear articulation into mainstream public relations discourse. This book examines literature from a range of fields and disciplines to develop a clearer understanding of the concept,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge

  • Communicating Climate Change in Russia: State and Propaganda book cover

    Communicating Climate Change in Russia

    State and Propaganda, 1st Edition

    By Marianna Poberezhskaya

    The attitude of Russia towards climate change is extremely important for the success of climate change control policies worldwide, as Russia, with its cold climate and vast resources of carbon fuels, is one of the world’s biggest polluters. Moreover, Russia frequently comes across as not being very…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • Locating Emerging Media book cover

    Locating Emerging Media

    1st Edition

    Edited by Germaine R. Halegoua, Ben Aslinger

    Locating Emerging Media focuses on the tensions between the local and global in the design, distribution, and use of emerging media forms, building on scholarship on the cultural geography of new media networks and products and the relationships between the "global" and the "local." Authors…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Visible Numbers: Essays on the History of Statistical Graphics book cover

    Visible Numbers

    Essays on the History of Statistical Graphics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Miles A. Kimball, Charles Kostelnick

    Bringing together scholars from around the world, this collection examines many of the historical developments in making data visible through charts, graphs, thematic maps, and now interactive displays. Today, we are used to seeing data portrayed in a dizzying array of graphic forms. Virtually any…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Indigenous People and Mobile Technologies book cover

    Indigenous People and Mobile Technologies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laurel Evelyn Dyson, Stephen Grant, Max Hendriks

    In the rich tradition of mobile communication studies and new media, this volume examines how mobile technologies are being embraced by Indigenous people all over the world. As mobile phones have revolutionised society both in developed and developing countries, so Indigenous people are using…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Technologies of Consumer Labor: A History of Self-Service book cover

    Technologies of Consumer Labor

    A History of Self-Service, 1st Edition

    By Michael Palm

    This book documents and examines the history of technology used by consumers to serve oneself. The telephone’s development as a self-service technology functions as the narrative spine, beginning with the advent of rotary dialing eliminating most operator services and transforming every local…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and Anthropos: Planet, people and places book cover

    Climate Change and Anthropos

    Planet, people and places, 1st Edition

    By Linda H. Connor

    Anthropos, in the sense of species as well as cultures and ethics, locates humans as part of much larger orders of existence – fundamental when thinking about climate change. This book offers a new way of exploring the significance of locality and lives in the epoch of the Anthropocene, a time when…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

  • EU-Russia Relations, 1999-2015: From Courtship to Confrontation book cover

    EU-Russia Relations, 1999-2015

    From Courtship to Confrontation, 1st Edition

    By Anna-Sophie Maass

    This book traces the development of EU-Russia relations in recent years. It argues that a major factor influencing the relationship is the changing internal dynamics of both parties, in Russia’s case an increasingly authoritarian state, in the case of the EU an increasing coherence in its foreign…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

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