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  • Real-World Media Ethics

    Inside the Broadcast and Entertainment Industries, 2nd Edition

    By Philippe Perebinossoff

    Is it ethical to pass yourself off as black if you are Caucasian, as Rachel Dolezai, the president of a local chapter of the NAACP, did in 2015? Was it ethical for Donald Sterling, the former owner of the NBA team, to use racially inflammatory language? Is it ethical to exaggerate or fabricate…

    Paperback – 2016-07-27 
    Focal Press

  • The Communication Scarcity in Agriculture

    By Jessica Eise, Whitney Hodde

    Today, the general public craves information on food and agriculture with an unprecedented passion. But the agricultural sector, unaccustomed to an interested and inquisitive society, has largely failed to respond to the public’s demands for information. Instead, corporations, time-pressed…

    Paperback – 2016-07-20 
    Routledge

  • Show Me the Money

    Writing Business and Economics Stories for Mass Communication, 3rd Edition

    By Chris Roush

    Show Me the Money is the definitive business journalism textbook that offers hands-on advice and insights into the job of a business journalist. Chris Roush draws on his experience as both a business journalist and educator to explain how to cover businesses, industry and the economy, as well as…

    Paperback – 2016-07-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Citizen Media and Public Spaces

    Edited by Mona Baker, Bolette B. Blaagaard

    Citizen Media and Public Spaces presents a pioneering exploration of citizen media as a highly interdisciplinary domain that raises vital political, social and ethical issues relating to conceptions of citizenship and state boundaries, the construction of publics and social imaginaries, processes…

    Paperback – 2016-06-10 
    Routledge
    Critical Perspectives on Citizen Media

  • Discourses of Global Climate Change

    Apocalyptic framing and political antagonisms

    By Jonas Anshelm, Martin Hultman

    This book examines the arguments made by political actors in the creation of antagonistic discourses on climate change. Using in-depth empirical research from Sweden, a country considered by the international political community to be a frontrunner in tackling climate change, it draws out lessons…

    Paperback – 2016-06-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

  • Journalism and the Debate Over Privacy

    Edited by Craig LaMay

    Journalism and the Debate Over Privacy situates the discussion of issues of privacy in the landscape of professional journalism. Privacy problems present the widest gap between what journalism ethics suggest and what the law allows. This edited volume examines these problems in the context of both…

    Paperback – 2016-06-01 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Mobile Media

    Edited by Gerard Goggin, Larissa Hjorth

    The last decade has witnessed the rise of the cell phone from a mode of communication to an indispensable multimedia device, and this phenomenon has led to the burgeoning of mobile communication studies in media, cultural studies, and communication departments across the academy.The Routledge…

    Paperback – 2016-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Making Health Public

    How News Coverage Is Remaking Media, Medicine, and Contemporary Life

    By Charles L. Briggs, Daniel C. Hallin

    This book examines the relationship between media and medicine, considering the fundamental role of news coverage in constructing wider cultural understandings of health and disease. The authors advance the notion of ‘biomediatization’ and demonstrate how health knowledge is co-produced through…

    Paperback – 2016-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Political Communication Online

    Structures, Functions, and Challenges

    By Ognyan Seizov

    The impact of the Internet on political communication has been significant and multifaceted: it expanded the reach of political messages; opened the floodgates of decontextualization and intercultural misunderstanding; made room for new genres and forms; and allowed for the incorporation of every…

    Paperback – 2016-05-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Political Communication

  • Environmental Advertising in China and the USA

    The desire to go green

    By Xinghua Li

    Since the late 1980s, green consumerism has been hailed in the West as an efficient solution to environmental problems. However, Chinese consumers have been slow to warm up to eco-friendly products. Consumers prefer SUVs to hybrid cars, health supplements and snake oil medicines to organic foods…

    Hardback – 2016-05-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

  • Competition, Regulation, and Convergence

    Current Trends in Telecommunications Policy Research

    Edited by Sharon E. Gillett, Ingo Vogelsang

    The telecommunications industry has experienced dynamic changes over the past several years, and those exciting events and developments are reflected in the chapters of this volume. The Telecommunications Policy Research Conference (TPRC) holds an unrivaled place at the center of national public…

    Paperback – 2016-05-16 
    Routledge
    LEA Telecommunications Series

  • Intern Insider

    Getting the Most Out of Your Internship in the Entertainment Field

    By Tammy Trujillo

    Internships have all but became a requirement when starting out in the fields of entertainment and broadcasting. Students need these internships not only to get their foot in the door, but to gain valuable experience that gives them an advantage when going for that first job in the industry. Intern…

    Paperback – 2016-05-13 
    Focal Press

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