Journalism History Products

  • Power Without Responsibility

    Press, Broadcasting and the Internet in Britain, 8th Edition

    By James Curran, Jean Seaton

    Power Without Responsibility attacks the conventional history of the press as a story of progress; offers a critical defence and history of public service broadcasting; provides a myth-busting account of the internet; and surveys key debates about the role and politics of the media.   It has…

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge

  • History of Chinese Journalism and Communication

    By Zhao Yunze, Ping Sun

    From a modern perspective, journalism is a conception highly relevant to modern society, along with the emergence of mass printing system and professionalisation. This book, however, expands the meaning of journalism and views it as a social process. It aims to not only explore the roots and…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Russia's Liberal Media

    Handcuffed but Free

    By Vera Slavtcheva-Petkova

    This book examines the challenges and pressures liberal journalists face in Putin's Russia. It presents the findings of an in-depth qualitative study, which included ethnographic observations of editorial meetings during the conflict in Ukraine. It also provides a theoretical framework for…

    Hardback – 2018-05-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Journalism

  • Pathways to Public Relations

    Histories of Practice and Profession

    Edited by Burton St. John III, Margot Opdycke Lamme, Jacquie L'Etang

    Over the centuries, scholars have studied how individuals, institutions and groups have used various rhetorical stances to persuade others to pay attention to, believe in, and adopt a course of action. The emergence of public relations as an identifiable and discrete occupation in the early 20th…

    Paperback – 2018-02-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

  • Journalism and the American Experience

    By Bruce Evensen

    Journalism and the American Experience offers a comprehensive examination of the critical role journalism has played in the struggle over America’s democratic institutions and culture. Journalism is central to the story of the nation’s founding and has continued to influence and shape debates over…

    Paperback – 2018-02-13 
    Routledge

  • Inventing the Popular

    Printing, Politics, and Poetics

    By Bettina R. Lerner

    Inventing the Popular: Working-Class Literature and Culture in Nineteenth-Century France explores texts written, published and disseminated by a politically and socially active group of working-class writers during the first half of the nineteenth century. Through a network of exchanges featuring…

    Hardback – 2018-02-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

  • Toward a Theory of True Crime Narratives

    A Textual Analysis

    By Ian Case Punnett

    Toward a Theory of True Crime Narratives vivifies how nonfiction murder stories are told, what role they play in society, and in the form of true crime why they remain enduringly popular internationally on every platform. This book establishes for the first time the actual line—or dotted…

    Hardback – 2018-02-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Journalism Studies

  • Style and the Nineteenth-Century British Critic

    Sincere Mannerisms

    By Jason Camlot

    In analyzing the nonfiction works of writers such as John Wilson, J. S. Mill, De Quincy, Ruskin, Arnold, Pater, and Wilde, Jason Camlot provides an important context for the nineteenth-century critic's changing ideas about style, rhetoric, and technologies of communication. In particular, Camlot…

    Hardback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge

  • Media and the Empire

    Edited by Ruth Teer-Tomaselli, Donal P. McCracken

    This volume on print and broadcast media in the 19th and 20th centuries highlights the pivotal role that the media played in the establishment and maintenance of imperial power. The media bolstered both the ideological and financial objectives of the empire in a myriad of overt, covert, and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Social Media at BBC News

    The Re-Making of Crisis Reporting

    By Valerie Belair-Gagnon

    Since the emergence of social media in the journalistic landscape, the BBC has sought to produce reporting more connected to its audience while retaining its authority as a public broadcaster in crisis reporting. Using empirical analysis of crisis news production at the BBC, this book shows that…

    Paperback – 2017-11-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Journalism

  • The European Handbook of Media Accountability

    Edited by Tobias Eberwein, Susanne Fengler, Matthias Karmasin

    In recent years, the Leveson Inquiry in Great Britain, as well as the EU High-Level Group on Media Freedom and Pluralism, have stirred heated debates about media accountability and media self-regulation across Europe. How responsible are journalists? How well-developed are infrastructures of media…

    Hardback – 2017-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Plague, Print, and the Reformation

    The German Reform of Healing, 1473–1573

    By Erik A. Heinrichs

    This book surveys a neglected set of sources, German plague prints and treatises published between 1473 and 1573, in order to explore the intertwined histories of plague, print, medicine and religion during the Reformation era. It argues that a particularly German reform of healing flourished in…

    Hardback – 2017-11-02
    Routledge
    The History of Medicine in Context

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