Politics & International Relations: Political Communication

  • Securitization of the Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong: The Rise of a Patriotocratic System book cover

    Securitization of the Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong

    The Rise of a Patriotocratic System, 1st Edition

    By Cora Y.T. Hui

    In recent years, the city many hoped would help democratize China has instead become a research setting in which to study China’s increasing intolerance of dissent.  Since Hong Kong’s return to Chinese sovereignty in 1997, China’s treatment of Hong Kong could be divided into three stages:…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Investigative Journalism, Democracy and the Digital Age book cover

    Investigative Journalism, Democracy and the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    By Andrea Carson

    Theoretically grounded and using quantitative data spanning more than 50 years together with qualitative research, this book examines investigative journalism’s role in liberal democracies in the past and in the digital age. In its ideal form, investigative reporting provides a check on power in…

    Hardback – 2019-07-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Journalism

  • Sonic Politics: Music and Social Movements in the Americas book cover

    Sonic Politics

    Music and Social Movements in the Americas, 1st Edition

    Edited by Olaf Kaltmeier, Wilfried Raussert

    This volume analyses the narration of the social through music and the seismographic function of music to detect social problems and envision alternatives. Beyond state-driven attempts to link musical production to the official narrative of the nation, mass musical movements emerged during the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    InterAmerican Research: Contact, Communication, Conflict

  • Communicating Populism: Comparing Actor Perceptions, Media Coverage, and Effects on Citizens in Europe book cover

    Communicating Populism

    Comparing Actor Perceptions, Media Coverage, and Effects on Citizens in Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carsten Reinemann, James Stanyer, Toril Aalberg, Frank Esser, Claes H. de Vreese

    The studies in this volume conceptualize populism as a type of political communication and investigate it comparatively, focusing on (a) politicians’ and journalists’ perceptions, (b) media coverage, and (c) effects on citizens. This book presents findings from several large-scale internationally…

    Hardback – 2019-03-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Media, Communication, and Politics

  • Re-thinking Contemporary Political Behaviour: The Difference that Agency Makes book cover

    Re-thinking Contemporary Political Behaviour

    The Difference that Agency Makes, 1st Edition

    By Sadiya Akram

    Proposing a novel approach to understanding the contemporary political landscape, Akram draws on the work of Pierre Bourdieu and Margaret Archer on agency and argues the need for an in-depth engagement with concepts of agency to improve the reach and scope of political analysis. Is the way that…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anti-Politics and Democratic Crisis

  • The Politics of Global Tax Governance book cover

    The Politics of Global Tax Governance

    1st Edition

    By Henning Schmidtke

    Why has global tax governance been politicized and how can we explain the varying intensity and content of public debates? This book offers an integrated theory of the politicization of international institutions and a detailed account of how the institutional design and policy output of tax…

    Hardback – 2019-02-12
    Routledge
    Global Governance

  • Hybrid Media Activism: Ecologies, Imaginaries, Algorithms book cover

    Hybrid Media Activism

    Ecologies, Imaginaries, Algorithms, 1st Edition

    By Emiliano Treré

    This book is an extensive investigation of the complexities, ambiguities and shortcomings of contemporary digital activism. The author deconstructs the reductionism of the literature on social movements and communication, proposing a new conceptual vocabulary based on practices, ecologies,…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • Image Testimonies: Witnessing in Times of Social Media book cover

    Image Testimonies

    Witnessing in Times of Social Media, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kerstin Schankweiler, Verena Straub, Tobias Wendl

    Recent political conflicts signal an increased proliferation of image testimonies shared widely via social media. Although witnessing with and through images is not a phenomenon of the internet era, contemporary digital image practices and politics have significantly intensified the affective…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Affective Societies

  • Slogans: Subjection, Subversion, and the Politics of Neoliberalism book cover

    Slogans

    Subjection, Subversion, and the Politics of Neoliberalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicolette Makovicky, Anne-Christine Trémon, Sheyla S. Zandonai

    Focusing on contexts of accelerated economic and political reform, this volume critically examines the role of slogans in the contemporary projects of populist mobilization, neoliberal governance, and civic subversion. Bringing together a collection of ethnographic studies from Greece, Slovakia,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Heroism and Global Politics book cover

    Heroism and Global Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Veronica Kitchen, Jennifer G. Mathers

    The rhetoric of heroism pervades politics. Political leaders invoke their own heroic credentials, soldiers are celebrated at sporting events, ordinary citizens become state symbols (or symbols of opposition), and high profile celebrities embody a glamorized, humanitarian heroism. Using analytical…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge

  • The Poetics of International Politics: Fact and Fiction in Narrative Representations of World Affairs book cover

    The Poetics of International Politics

    Fact and Fiction in Narrative Representations of World Affairs, 1st Edition

    By Milan Babík

    A cutting-edge contribution to the aesthetic turn in international relations scholarship, this book exposes the role of poetic techniques in constituting the reality of international politics. It has two symmetrical goals: to illuminate the nonempirical fictions of factual international relations…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge

  • Islam in International Relations: Politics and Paradigms book cover

    Islam in International Relations

    Politics and Paradigms, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nassef Manabilang Adiong, Raffaele Mauriello, Deina Abdelkader

    Islam in International Relations: Politics and Paradigms analyses the interaction between Islam and IR. It shows how Islam is a conceptualization of ideas that affect people’s thinking and behaviour in their capacity to relate with IR as both discipline and practice. This approach challenges…

    Hardback – 2018-11-02
    Routledge
    Worlding Beyond the West

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