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  • A Networked Self and Love

    Edited by Zizi Papacharissi

    We fall in love every day, with others, with ideas, with ourselves. Stories of love excite us and baffle us. This volume is about love and the networked self. It focuses on how love forms, grows, or dissolves. Chapters address how relationships of love develop, are sustained or broken up through…

    Paperback – 2018-05-16 
    A Networked Self

  • Sharks in the Arts

    From Feared to Revered

    By Vivienne Westbrook, Dean Crawford, Shaun P. Collin, Mark Nicholls

    This book is the most thorough exploration to-date of the many ways in which a wild creature has been absorbed, reimagined and represented across the ages in all of the major art forms. It comprises the work of four international experts currently working in England, the U.S.A., Taiwan and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Gambling in Everyday Life

    By Fiona Nicoll

    In the past two decades, gambling industries have experienced exponential growth with annual global expenditure worth approximately 300 billion dollars. Yet most academic research on gambling is concentrated on problem gambling and conducted within the psychological sciences. Nicoll considers…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • The Routledge Companion to Media Technology and Obsolescence

    Edited by Mark J.P. Wolf

    While so many books on technology look at new advances and digital technologies, the Routledge Companion to Obsolete and Vanishing Media Technology looks back at analog technologies that are disappearing, considering their demise and what it says about media history, pop culture, and the nature of…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge Media and Cultural Studies Companions

  • A Networked Self and Birth, Life, Death

    Edited by Zizi Papacharissi

    We are born, live, and die with technologies. Choices we make about technology do not involve turning technology off, but rather choosing between media and media rituals, and striving for balance in those choices. Divided into three sections, the book first examines how technologies connect,…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 

  • Teen TV

    By Ellen Seiter, Stefania Marghitu

    Teen TV presents the history of television’s relationship to teens as a desired, but elusive audience and the ways that television has at times embraced youth subcultures. Focusing on the thematic concerns and narrative structure of the coming of age story, the prevalent genres of teen TV - soap…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge Television Guidebooks

  • Mobile Disruptions in the Middle East

    Lessons from Qatar and the Arabian Gulf Region in mobile media content innovation

    By John V. Pavlik, Everette E. Dennis, Rachel Davis Mersey, Justin Gengler

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 

  • Media Across the African Diaspora

    Content, Audiences, and Influence

    Edited by Omotayo Banjo Adesagba

    This volume gathers scholarship from varying disciplinary perspectives to explore media owned or created by members of the African diaspora, examine its relationship with diasporic audiences, and consider its impact on mainstream culture in general. Contributors highlight creations and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge Transformations in Race and Media

  • Video Games

    A Medium That Demands Our Attention

    Edited by Nicholas D Bowman

    This entry in the BEA Electronic Media Research Series, born out of the April 2017 BEA Research Symposium, takes a look at video games, outlining the characteristics of the medium as cognitive, emotional, physical, and social demanding technologies, and introduces readers to current research on…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Electronic Media Research Series

  • Immigrants and Comics

    Graphic Spaces of Remembrance, Transaction, and Mimesis

    Edited by Nhora Lucía Serrano

    This interdisciplinary, themed anthology focuses on the depiction of immigrants in cartoons, comics, and graphic novels across diverse cultures and time periods, as they navigate new socio-political milieux. It seeks to interrogate how immigration is portrayed in comics and how the "immigrant" was…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge Advances in Comics Studies

  • Visual Security Studies

    Sights and Spectacles of Insecurity and War

    Edited by Juha Vuori, Rune Saugmann

    The present volume engages visuality in security from a variety of angles and explores what the subfield of Visual Security Studies might be. To structure this experimentation, and to encourage a more careful and multi-faceted approach to visuality and security, the main conceptual move in this…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge New Security Studies

  • Reporting Islam

    International best practice for journalists

    By Jacquie Ewart, Kate O'Donnell

    Reporting Islam argues for innovative approaches to media coverage of Muslims and their faith. The book examines the ethical dilemmas faced by Western journalists when reporting on this topic and offers a range of alternative journalistic techniques that will help news media practitioners move away…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 

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