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  • A Networked Self and Human Augmentics, Artificial Intelligence, Sentience

    Edited by Zizi Papacharissi

    Every new technology invites its own sets of hopes and fears, and raises as many questions as it answers revolving around the same theme: Will technology fundamentally alter the essence of what it means to be human? This volume draws inspiration from the work of the many luminaries who approach…

    Paperback – 2018-07-06 
    Routledge
    A Networked Self

  • Global Convergence Cultures

    Transmedia Earth

    Edited by Matthew Freeman, William Proctor

    Today’s convergent media industries readily produce stories that span multiple media, telling the tales of superheroes across comics, film and television, inviting audiences to participate in the popular universes across cinema, novels, the Web, and more. This transmedia phenomenon may be a common…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Internationalizing Media Studies

  • Digitizing Democracy

    Edited by Aljosha Karim Schapals, Axel Bruns, Brian McNair

    What are the key challenges facing our increasingly digitized democracy, and how might we as citizens contribute to resolving them? This book explores these questions, adopting a multi-disciplinary approach that combines work from media studies, journalism studies and political science scholars and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Media, Communication, and Politics

  • Digital Media, Sharing, and Everyday Life

    By Jenny Kennedy

    Sharing is an important form of communication, and one that is championed in contemporary digital culture. This book asks what is sharing, and what roles do our digital devices and the platforms we use such as Facebook and Twitter play in these practices? Drawing on original empirical data, this…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

  • A Networked Self and Birth, Life, Death

    Edited by Zizi Papacharissi

    We are born, live, and die with technologies. This book is about the role technology plays in sustaining narratives of living, dying, and coming to be. Contributing authors examine how technologies connect, disrupt, or help us reorganize ways of parenting and nurturing life. They further consider…

    Paperback – 2018-06-27 
    Routledge
    A Networked Self

  • Rethinking Media Coverage

    Vertical Mediation and the War on Terror

    By Lisa Parks

    In the post-9/11 era, media have become increasingly intertwined with vertical space, as airwaves, airports, air and orbit have been commandeered to support national security and defense. In this book, Lisa Parks develops the concept of vertical mediation to explore how audiovisual cultures enact…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15 
    Routledge

  • Internet and Democracy in the Network Society

    By Jan A.G.M. van Dijk, Kenneth L. Hacker

    A seminal shift has taken place in the relationship between Internet usage and politics. At the turn of the century, it was presumed that digital communication would produce many positive political effects like improvements to political information retrieval, support for public debate and community…

    Paperback – 2018-06-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

  • The Craft of Criticism

    Critical Media Studies in Practice

    Edited by Mary Celeste Kearney, Michael Kackman

    With contributions from 30 leading media scholars, this collection provides a comprehensive overview of the main methodologies of critical media studies. Chapters address various methods of textual analysis, as well as reception studies, policy, production studies, and contextual, multi-method…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Civic Media Literacies

    By Paul Mihailidis

    Civic life today is mediated. Communities small and large are now using connective platforms to share information, engage in local issues, facilitate vibrant debate, and advocate for social causes. In this timely book, Paul Mihailidis explores the texture of daily engagement in civic life, and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Photography and Migration

    Edited by Tanya Sheehan

    Written in the context of unprecedented dislocation and a global refugee crisis, this edited volume thinks through photography’s long and complex relationship to human migration. While contemporary media images largely frame migration in terms of trauma, victimhood, and pity, so much more can be…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Introduction to News Framing Effects Research

    Theory and Practice

    By Sophie Lecheler, Claes H De Vreese

    News framing helps to determine what role news media play in people’s lives on a daily basis, and how they are able to change how we think and act. News Framing Effects Research offers an authoritative and comprehensive introduction to research on news framing effects, one of the most widely used…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

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