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  • Media and the Ecological Crisis book cover

    Media and the Ecological Crisis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Maxwell, Jon Raundalen, Nina Lager Vestberg

    Media and the Ecological Crisis is a collaborative work of interdisciplinary writers engaged in mapping, understanding and addressing the complex contribution of media to the current ecological crisis. The book is informed by a fusion of scholarly, practitioner, and activist interests to inform,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Identity and Power in Narratives of Displacement book cover

    Identity and Power in Narratives of Displacement

    1st Edition

    By Katrina M. Powell

    In this book, Powell examines the ways that identities are constructed in displacement narratives based on cases of eminent domain, natural disaster, and civil unrest, attending specifically to the rhetorical strategies employed as barriers and boundaries intersect with individual lives. She…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Politics, Media and Democracy in Australia: Public and Producer Perceptions of the Political Public Sphere book cover

    Politics, Media and Democracy in Australia

    Public and Producer Perceptions of the Political Public Sphere, 1st Edition

    By Brian McNair, Terry Flew, Stephen Harrington, Adam Swift

    In Australia, as in many comparable democracies, the role of the media in the political process is high on the public agenda. There is a perception of widespread disillusionment with and disengagement from politics amongst voters, and criticism of the media for failing to fulfil their democratic…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • European Media in Crisis: Values, Risks and Policies book cover

    European Media in Crisis

    Values, Risks and Policies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Josef Trappel, Jeanette Steemers, Barbara Thomass

    When the financial markets collapsed in 2008, the media industry was affected by a major slump in advertising revenues, and a formerly highly successful business model fell into a state of decay. This economic crisis has threatened core social values of contemporary democracies, such as freedom,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education

  • Social Media and Election Campaigns: Key Tendencies and Ways Forward book cover

    Social Media and Election Campaigns

    Key Tendencies and Ways Forward, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gunn Sara Enli, Hallvard Moe

    This book aims to further the research in the fields of social media and political communication by moving beyond the hype and avoiding the most eye-catching and spectacular cases. It looks at stable democracies without current political turmoil, small countries as well as large continents, and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • The Governance of Online Expression in a Networked World book cover

    The Governance of Online Expression in a Networked World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Helena Carrapico, Benjamin Farrand

    In recent years, we have witnessed the mushrooming of pro- democracy and protest movements not only in the Arab world, but also within Europe and the Americas. Such movements have ranged from popular upheavals, like in Tunisia and Egypt, to the organization of large-scale demonstrations against…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • The Discourse of Ethics and Equity in Intercultural Communication book cover

    The Discourse of Ethics and Equity in Intercultural Communication

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shanta Nair-Venugopal

    This book examines the notions of ethics and equity in relation to language and communication in intercultural relations. Although these notions are often discussed, they are not always addressed with regard to specifi c subjects. Much intercultural discourse and dialogue in recent times has been…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Refining Milestone Mass Communications Theories for the 21st Century book cover

    Refining Milestone Mass Communications Theories for the 21st Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ran Wei

    The ‘Milestones’ essays in Mass Communication and Society are reflective and analytical articles by the most notable scholars in the field. These classic essays address 21st century issues from the pioneers of media and communication studies, including Elihu Katz on new media and social movements,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Philosophy as a Literary Art: Making Things Up book cover

    Philosophy as a Literary Art

    Making Things Up, 1st Edition

    Edited by Costica Bradatan

    Despite philosophers’ growing interest in the relation between philosophy and literature in general, over the last few decades comparatively few studies have been published dealing more narrowly with the literary aspects of philosophical texts. The relationship between philosophy and literature is…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • The Press We Deserve book cover

    The Press We Deserve

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Boston

    Originally published in 1970. This book takes an extremely critical look at the British Press and explodes complacently held views of the time about the merits and virtues of British newspapers. From its polemical introduction by the editor it continues with chapters by a strong host of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

  • The United States Newspaper Program: Cataloging Aspects book cover

    The United States Newspaper Program

    Cataloging Aspects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth C Carter

    Originally published in 1986. Here is a valuable and engaging overview of the cataloging aspects of the United States Newspaper Program, the most extensive and comprehensive original cataloging enterprise undertaken in America. The importance of newspapers for purposes of historical research is…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

  • Videotex Journalism: Teletext Viewdata and the News book cover

    Videotex Journalism

    Teletext Viewdata and the News, 1st Edition

    By David H. Weaver

    Originally published in 1983. Videotex technology (the capacity to deliver computer-stored textual information and graphics electronically to the home television screen) was becoming widespread in the 1980s. This book looks at how this affected journalists and other news media and how the flow of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

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