Media & Film Studies Products

  • The Journalist's Companion

    By Christopher B. Daly

    The Journalist’s Companion is the book for every journalist and journalism student’s back pocket. Anchored by an annotated copy of the US Constitution, this slim and portable volume provides guidance, inspiration, and practical advice for being a journalist today. A veteran, two-decade front-line…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Focal Press

  • Ten Years of Studies in Documentary Film

    Edited by Deane Williams

    This volume will be a ‘time capsule’ of the first 10 years of Studies in Documentary Film (2007-2016), tracing not only the development of the journal but also of documentary studies in the same period. Issues such as the rise of digital documentary forms and authorship, documentary activism, and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge

  • World Cinema

    A Critical Introduction

    By Shekhar Deshpande, Meta Mazaj

    World Cinema: A Critical Introduction is a comprehensive yet accessible guide to film industries across the globe. From the 1980s onwards, new technologies and increased globalisation have radically altered the landscape in which films are distributed and exhibited. Films are made from the large…

    Paperback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge

  • Responsible Drone Journalism

    By Astrid Gynnild, Turo Uskali

    This book offers an experimental approach to teaching and learning about drone journalism. Camera drones provide unique visual perspectives, adding a new dimension to journalistic storytelling and transparency. But in doing so, they challenge public privacy and established ethical norms.…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge
    Disruptions

  • Thinking Media and Beyond

    Perspectives from German Media Theory

    Edited by Briankle G. Chang, Florian Sprenger

    Media – old or new, in the cloud or underground – constitutes the very condition in which our world takes shape. Media is reshaped continuously, marked for both the profound effects it produces and the acceleration it exhibits. It is the site in which we signal some of the most pressing issues we…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge

  • Visual Ethics

    A Guide for Photographers, Journalists, and Filmmakers

    By Paul Martin Lester

    Visual Ethics addresses the need for critical thinking and ethical behaviour among professionals responsible for visual messages in photography and photojournalism, film, and digital media. From the author of Photojournalism: An Ethical Approach, published more than 20 years ago, this book goes…

    Paperback – 2018-01-26 
    Focal Press

  • Risk and Health Communication in an Evolving Media Environment

    Edited by H Dan O'Hair

    Broadcast media has a particular fascination with stories that involve risk and health crisis events - disease outbreaks, terrorist acts, and natural disasters – contexts where risk and health communication play a critical role. An evolving media landscape introduces both challenges and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25 
    Focal Press
    Electronic Media Research Series

  • Recovering Argument

    Edited by Randall Lake

    This volume presents the best scholarship from the 19th National Communication Association/American Forensic Association Conference on Argumentation, which took place July 30-August 2, 2015, at Cliff Lodge, Snowbird Resort, in Alta, Utah. The Alta Conference, first held in 1979, is the oldest…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25 
    Routledge

  • Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice

    Edited by David Carr

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice is a pioneering collection of essays focused on the place of character and virtue in professional practice. Professional practices usually have codes of conduct designed to ensure good conduct; but while such codes may be necessary and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-24 
    Routledge

  • Internet Histories

    Edited by Niels Brügger, Gerard Goggin, Ian Milligan, Valérie Schafer

    In 2017, the new journal Internet Histories was founded. As part of the process of defining a new field, the journal editors approached eighteen leading scholars in this dynamic, interdisciplinary area. This book is thus a collection of short thought-provoking pieces, inviting discussion about…

    Hardback – 2018-01-24 
    Routledge

  • Gender, Branding, and the Modern Music Industry

    The Social Construction of Female Popular Music Stars, 2nd Edition

    By Kristin Lieb

    Gender, Branding, and The Modern Music Industry combines interview data with music industry professionals with theoretical frameworks from sociology, mass communication, and marketing to explain and explore the gender differences female artists experience. This book provides a rare lens on the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22 
    Routledge

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