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  • Historicising Transmedia Storytelling

    Early Twentieth-Century Transmedia Story Worlds

    By Matthew Freeman

    Tracing the industrial emergence of transmedia storytelling—typically branded a product of the contemporary digital media landscape—this book provides a historicised intervention into understandings of how fictional stories flow across multiple media forms. Through studies of the storyworlds…

    Hardback – 2016-12-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Media Ownership and Agenda Control

    The hidden limits of the information age

    By Justin Schlosberg

    Media Ownership and Agenda Control offers a detailed examination of media ownership amidst the complexities of the information age, from the resurgence of press barons to the new monopoly power wielded by internet giants. Much of the discussion pivots around recent revelations and controversies in…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23 
    Routledge
    Communication and Society

  • Inside the Video Game Industry

    Game Developers Talk About the Business of Play

    By Judd Ruggill, Ken McAllister, Randy Nichols, Ryan Kaufman

    Inside the Video Game Industry offers a provocative look into one of today's most dynamic and creative businesses. Through in-depth structured interviews, industry professionals discuss their roles, providing invaluable insight into game programming, art, animation, design, production, quality…

    Paperback – 2016-11-22 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Race and Media

    Edited by Christopher P. Campbell

    The Routledge Companion to Race and Media serves as a comprehensive guide for scholars, students, and media professionals who seek to understand the key debates about the impact of media messages on racial attitudes and understanding. Broad in scope and richly presented from a huge diversity of…

    Hardback – 2016-11-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • Media Today

    Mass Communication in a Converging World, 6th Edition

    By Joseph Turow

    Media Today uses convergence as a lens that puts students at the center of the profound changes in the 21st century media world. Through the convergence lens they learn to think critically about the role of media today and what these changes mean for their lives presently and in the future. The…

    Paperback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge

  • Contemporary British Television Crime Drama

    Cops on the Box

    Edited by Ruth McElroy

    Contemporary British Television Crime Drama examines one of the medium’s most popular genres and places it within its historical and industrial context. The television crime drama has proved itself capable of numerous generic reinventions and continues to enjoy some of the highest viewing figures.…

    Hardback – 2016-10-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Television Studies

  • Crossover Cinema

    Cross-Cultural Film from Production to Reception

    Edited by Sukhmani Khorana

    Cinematic products in the twenty-first century increasingly emerge from, engage with, and are consumed in cross-cultural settings. While there have been a number of terms used to describe cinematic forms that do not bear allegiance to a single nation in terms of conceptualization, content, finance…

    Paperback – 2016-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Creativity in the British Television Comedy Industry

    By Brett Mills

    What is it like to make television comedy? How do writers get their ideas made, and how do commissioners and producers decide what to make? How do members of the comedy industry work with large broadcasters and production companies, and what does it mean to be creative – and stay creative?…

    Hardback – 2016-10-06 
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Journalism Again

    Societal role and public relevance in a digital age

    Edited by Chris Peters, Marcel Broersma

    It’s easy to make a rhetorical case for the value of journalism. Because, it is a necessary precondition for democracy; it speaks to the people and for the people; it informs citizens and enables them to make rational decisions; it functions as their watchdog on government and other powers that be.…

    Paperback – 2016-09-21 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Latina/o Media

    Edited by Maria Elena Cepeda, Dolores Ines Casillas

    The Routledge Companion to Latina/o Media provides students and scholars with an indispensable overview of the domestic and transnational dynamics at play within multi-lingual Latina/o media. The book examines both independent and mainstream media via race and gender in its theoretical and…

    Hardback – 2016-09-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • The Rise of Transtexts

    Challenges and Opportunities

    Edited by Benjamin W.L. Derhy Kurtz, Melanie Bourdaa

    This volume builds on previous notions of transmedia practices to develop the concept of transtexts, in order to account for both the industrial and user-generated contributions to the cross-media expansion of a story universe. On the one hand exists industrial transmedia texts, produced by…

    Hardback – 2016-09-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Gender Equality and the Media

    A Challenge for Europe

    Edited by Karen Ross, Claudia Padovani

    This edited collection draws on and expands the findings from a pan-European research project undertaken during 2012-13 which was funded by the European Institute for Gender Equality and aimed to explore three key issues in relation to gender and media: women’s inclusion in decision-making…

    Hardback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education

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