• Star Power: American Democracy in the Age of the Celebrity Candidate book cover

    Star Power

    American Democracy in the Age of the Celebrity Candidate, 1st Edition

    By Lauren Wright

    Are celebrity politics the spice of American public life or a pox on policy progress? This book identifies and measures the attributes of celebrities that make them well-equipped to win campaigns and yet poorly prepared to govern effectively. The framers of the U.S. Constitution worried about the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge
    Media and Power

  • The Media and the Public Sphere: A Deliberative Model of Democracy book cover

    The Media and the Public Sphere

    A Deliberative Model of Democracy, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Häussler

    At the heart of modern democracy lies the public sphere, which is most centrally shaped by those actors that integrate it discursively: the mass media. The media draw together the different strands of political debates; they grant access to some actors and arguments while excluding others and thus…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • 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

  • 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

  • Language and Neoliberal Governmentality book cover

    Language and Neoliberal Governmentality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Luisa Martín Rojo, Alfonso Del Percio

    Against a background of the ongoing crisis of global capitalism and the fracturing of the neoliberal project, this book provides a detailed account of the ways in which language is profoundly imbricated in the neoliberalising of the fabric of social life. With chapters from a cast list of…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Language, Society and Political Economy

  • Transatlantic Trends in Democracy Promotion: Electoral Assistance in the Palestinian Territories book cover

    Transatlantic Trends in Democracy Promotion

    Electoral Assistance in the Palestinian Territories, 1st Edition

    By Rouba Al-Fattal Eeckelaert

    How did the EU, US, and Canada decide and implement their electoral assistance in the Palestinian Territories (PT)? Why did the EU, the US, and Canada embark on assisting the elections in the PT, and what factors influenced their electoral assistance? What lessons can be learned for other countries…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • World Politics in Translation: Power, Relationality and Difference in Global Cooperation book cover

    World Politics in Translation

    Power, Relationality and Difference in Global Cooperation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tobias Berger, Alejandro Esguerra

    Virtually all pertinent issues that the world faces today – such as nuclear proliferation, climate change, the spread of infectious disease and economic globalization – imply objects that move. However, surprisingly little is known about how the actual objects of world politics are constituted, how…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Cooperation Series

  • Looking for Insight, Transformation, and Learning in Online Talk book cover

    Looking for Insight, Transformation, and Learning in Online Talk

    1st Edition

    By Trena M. Paulus, Alyssa Friend Wise

    Looking for Insight, Transformation, and Learning in Online Talk is a comprehensive guide to analyzing digital interaction in formal and informal online spaces. The book establishes a new research framework for addressing major challenges that have arisen as social exchanges, meaning-making, and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Palestinian Multilingualism: Speaking for Citizenship book cover

    The Politics of Palestinian Multilingualism

    Speaking for Citizenship, 1st Edition

    By Nancy Hawker

    The Politics of Palestinian Multilingualism: Speaking for Citizenship provides an essential contribution to understanding the politics of Israel/Palestine through the prism of sociolinguistics and discourse analysis. Arabic-speakers who also know Hebrew resort to a range of communicative strategies…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20
    Routledge
    The Politics of Language

  • Routledge Revivals: The Rape of the Masses (1940): The Psychology of Totalitarian Political Propaganda book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Rape of the Masses (1940)

    The Psychology of Totalitarian Political Propaganda, 1st Edition

    By Serge Chakotin

    First published in French in 1939, and later in English in 1940, this work by the author, analyses and strongly critiques the effect of Nazi propaganda on the psychology of the masses. By bringing together the political and the psychological, the author refers to the use of propaganda in order to…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Political Internet: State and Politics in the Age of Social Media book cover

    Political Internet

    State and Politics in the Age of Social Media, 1st Edition

    By Biju P. R.

    This book investigates the Internet as a site of political contestation in the Indian context. It widens the scope of the public sphere to social media, and explores its role in shaping the resistance and protest movements on the ground. The volume also explores the role of the Internet, a global…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge India

  • Understanding Public Speaking: A Learner's Guide to Persuasive Oratory book cover

    Understanding Public Speaking

    A Learner's Guide to Persuasive Oratory, 1st Edition

    By Braj Mohan

    Public speaking is a much coveted yet difficult art. This book illustrates the use of various linguistic devices and persuasive strategies with examples from the speeches of powerful orators in history. It systematically draws on the various approaches to public speaking and persuasive discourse to…

    Paperback – 2019-05-10
    Routledge India

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