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  • Trust, Power and Public Relations in Financial Markets

    By Clea Bourne

    The public relations profession positions itself as expert in building trust throughout global markets, particularly after crisis strikes. Successive crises have tainted financial markets in recent years. Calls to restore trust in finance have been particularly pressing, given trust’s crucial role…

    Hardback – 2016-11-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

  • Defining Sport Communication

    By Andrew C. Billings

    Defining Sport Communication is a comprehensive resource addressing core topics and issues in sports communication, including intergroup and interpersonal communication, gender and LGBTQ concerns, media studies, and organizational communication. It provides foundational work in sports…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09 
    Routledge

  • Work Pressures

    New Agendas in Communication

    Edited by Dawna Ballard, Matthew McGlone

    Work Pressures fills the void of research on the nature of pressures on individuals in the workplace. It offers a broad view of how work pressures can compromise the performance and vitality of individuals and their organizations. The contributions to this volume not only confirm communication’s…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09 
    Routledge
    New Agendas in Communication Series

  • Routlege Handbook of Media, Conflict and Security

    Edited by Piers Robinson, Philip Seib, Romy Frohlich

    This Handbook links the growing body of media and conflict research with the field of security studies. The academic sub-field of media and conflict has developed and expanded greatly over the past two decades. Operating across a diverse range of academic disciplines, academics are studying the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-08 
    Routledge

  • The Modern Superhero in Film and Television

    Popular Genre and American Culture

    By Jeffrey A. Brown

    Hollywood’s live-action superhero films currently dominate the worldwide box-office, with the characters enjoying more notoriety through their feature film and television depictions than they have ever before. This book argues that this immense popularity reveals deep cultural concerns about…

    Hardback – 2016-11-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Comics Studies

  • The Architecture of Phantasmagoria

    Specters of the City

    By Libero Andreotti, Nadir Lahiji

    In a time of mass-mediated modernity, the city becomes, almost by definition, a constitutively ‘mediated’ city. Today, more than ever before, the omnipresence of media in every sphere of culture is creating a new urban ontology, saturating, fracturing, and exacerbating the manifold experience of…

    Hardback – 2016-11-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • The Routledge Handbook of Soft Power

    Edited by Naren Chitty, Li Ji, Gary Rawnsley, Craig Hayden

    The Routledge Handbook of Soft Power is the first volume to offer a comprehensive and detailed picture of soft power and associated forms of public diplomacy. The terms soft power and public diplomacy have enormous currency in media and policy discourse, yet despite all the attention the terms…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Explorations in Critical Studies of Advertising

    Edited by James F. Hamilton, Robert Bodle, Ezequiel Korin

    This volume provides a thoughtful and wide-ranging exploration of approaches to the critical study of advertising. Current and impending practices of advertising have in many ways exceeded the grasp of traditional modes of critique, due at least in part to their being formulated in very different…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Migrants, Minorities, and the Media

    Information, representations, and participation in the public sphere

    Edited by Erik Bleich, Irene Bloemraad, Els de Graauw

    The media inform the public, help political and social actors communicate with each other, influence perceptions of pressing issues, depict topics and people in particular ways, and may shape political views and participation. Given these critical functions that the media play in society, this book…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge

  • Media Today

    Mass Communication in a Converging World, 6th Edition

    By Joseph Turow

    Media Today uses convergence as a lens that puts students at the center of the profound changes in the 21st century media world. Through the convergence lens they learn to think critically about the role of media today and what these changes mean for their lives presently and in the future. The…

    Paperback – 2016-11-04 
    Routledge

  • Masculinity, War and Violence

    Edited by Ann-Dorte Christensen, Palle Rasmussen

    Addressing the relationship between masculinity, war, and violence, this book covers these themes broadly and across different disciplines. These analyses are located at different levels: public policies at the macro level; resistance and independence movements at the meso level; and masculine…

    Hardback – 2016-11-04 
    Routledge

  • Introducing Cultural Studies

    3rd Edition

    By Brian Longhurst, Greg Smith, Gaynor Bagnall, Garry Crawford, Miles Ogborn

    This updated, new edition of Introducing Cultural Studies provides a systematic and comprehensible introduction to the concepts, debates and latest research in the field. Reinforcing the interdisciplinary nature of Cultural Studies, the authors first guide the reader through cultural theory before…

    Paperback – 2016-11-03 
    Routledge

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