Media History Products

  • Typographia

    or The Printer's Instructor, 1st Edition

    By Thomas F. Adams

    Published in 1981: Authors of early English and American printers's manuals casually appropriated text from their predecessors. The practice, common enough not to require explanation or acknowledgement ( much less apology), was documented by Lawrence C. Wroth in 1935. Citing borrowed passages and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Journalism Beyond Orwell

    1st Edition

    By Richard Lance Keeble

    Journalism Beyond Orwell adapts and updates pioneering work by Richard Lance Keeble to explore George Orwell’s legacy as a journalist in original, critical – and often controversial – ways. Though best known as the author of Animal Farm and Nineteen Eighty-Four, Orwell was, throughout his career, a…

    Paperback – 2020-02-24 
    Routledge

  • Essays in Media and Cultural Studies

    In Transition, 1st Edition

    By Graeme Turner

    Spanning a decade of key research, this collection brings together a selection of essays and chapters from leading media scholar Graeme Turner for the first time. The organising theme of transition focuses on both the state of the media as it continues its evolution into the digital era, and the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Media Today

    Mass Communication in a Converging World, 7th Edition

    By Joseph Turow

    This seventh edition of Joseph Turow’s pathbreaking media textbook uses convergence as a lens that puts students at the center of the profound changes in the 21st century media world. It teaches students to think critically about the role of media, and what these changes mean for their lives. The…

    Paperback – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Media Theory for A Level

    The Essential Revision Guide, 1st Edition

    By Mark Dixon

    Media Theory for A Level provides a comprehensive introduction to the 19 academic theories required for A Level Media study. From Roland Barthes to Clay Shirky, from structuralism to civilisationism, this revision book explains the core academic concepts students need to master to succeed in their…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15
    Routledge

  • Hands on Media History

    A new methodology in the humanities and social sciences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nick Hall, John Ellis

    Hands on Media History explores the whole range of hands on media history techniques for the first time, offering both practical guides and general perspectives. It covers both analogue and digital media; film, television, video, gaming, photography and recorded sound. Understanding media means…

    Paperback – 2019-10-09
    Routledge

  • Game Design Deep Dive

    Platformers, 1st Edition

    By Joshua Bycer

    The Game Design Deep Dive series examines specific game systems or mechanics over the course of the history of the industry. This book examines the history of jumping – one of the oldest mechanics in the industry – and how it has evolved and changed over the years. The author looks at the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-07
    CRC Press

  • Understanding Video Games

    The Essential Introduction, 4th Edition

    By Simon Egenfeldt-Nielsen, Jonas Heide Smith, Susana Pajares Tosca

    From Pong to virtual reality, Understanding Video Games, 4th Edition, takes video game studies into the next decade of the twenty-first century, highlighting changes in the area, including mobile, social, and casual gaming. In this new edition of the pioneering text, students learn to assess the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30
    Routledge

  • Media and Nation Building in Twentieth-Century India

    Life and Times of Ramananda Chatterjee, 1st Edition

    By Kalyan Chatterjee

    This book profiles twentieth-century India through the life and times of Ramananda Chatterjee – journalist, influencer, nationalist. Through a reconstruction of his history, the book highlights the oft-forgotten role of media in the making of the idea of India. It shows how early…

    Hardback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge India

  • Public Relations, Society and the Generative Power of History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Somerville, Lee Edwards, Øyvind Ihlen

    Public Relations, Society and the Generative Power of History examines how histories are used to explore how the past is constructed from the present, how the present is always historical, and how both past and present can power imagined futures. Divided into three distinct parts, the book uses…

    Paperback – 2019-09-16
    Routledge

  • A Level Media Studies

    The Essential Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Pete Bennett, Sarah Casey Benyahia, Jerry Slater

    A Level Media Studies is a comprehensive guide to the subject content of AS and A Level Media Studies, across all examining boards. It is specifically designed to meet the needs of both students and teachers with an accessible writing style, helpful notes on key theories and theorists and a range…

    Paperback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge

  • Women and the Media

    Feminism and Femininity in Britain, 1900 to the Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maggie Andrews, Sallie McNamara

    The media have played a significant role in the contested and changing social position of women in Britain since the 1900s. They have facilitated feminism by both providing discourses and images from which women can construct their identities, and offering spaces where hegemonic ideas of femininity…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge

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