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  • Journalism, Ethics and Society

    1st Edition

    By David Berry

    Journalism, Ethics and Society provides a comprehensive overview and critical analysis of debates within media ethics in relation to the purpose of news and journalism for society. It assesses how the meaning of news and journalism is central to a discourse in ethics and further evaluates the…

    Hardback – 2008-12-23

  • British Short Fiction in the Early Nineteenth Century

    The Rise of the Tale, 1st Edition

    By Tim Killick

    In spite of the importance of the idea of the 'tale' within Romantic-era literature, short fiction of the period has received little attention from critics. Contextualizing British short fiction within the broader framework of early nineteenth-century print culture, Tim Killick argues that authors…

    Hardback – 2008-09-28

  • Christopher Smart and Satire

    'Mary Midnight' and the Midwife, 1st Edition

    By Min Wild

    Christopher Smart and Satire explores the lively and idiosyncratic world of satire in the eighteenth-century periodical, focusing on the way that writers adopted personae to engage with debates taking place during the British Enlightenment. Taking Christopher Smart's audacious and hitherto…

    Hardback – 2008-02-28

  • Women's Albums and Photography in Victorian England

    Ladies, Mothers and Flirts, 1st Edition

    By Patrizia Di Bello

    This beautifully illustrated study recaptures the rich history of women photographers and image collectors in nineteenth-century England. Situating the practice of collecting, exchanging and displaying photographs and other images in the context of feminine sociability, Patrizia Di Bello shows that…

    Hardback – 2007-07-28

  • The Future of Journalism in the Advanced Democracies

    1st Edition

    By Geoff Ward

    Edited by Peter J. Anderson

    What are the current problems, pressures and opportunities facing journalists in advanced democratic societies? Has there been a 'dumbing down' of the news agenda? How can serious political, economic and social news be made interesting to young people? This book explores the current challenges…

    Paperback – 2006-12-28

  • Modernism on Fleet Street

    1st Edition

    By Patrick Collier

    British modernism came of age at a time of great cultural anxiety about the state of journalism. The new newspapers, with their brief, flashy articles, striking visuals, hyperbolic headlines, and sensational news, stood at the center of debates about reading in the period, seeming to threaten the…

    Hardback – 2006-09-28

  • The Little Magazine Others and the Renovation of Modern American Poetry

    1st Edition

    By Suzanne W. Churchill

    Suzanne Churchill's well-researched and superbly crafted study is the first book-length treatment of Others, an important and neglected little magazine that served as a laboratory for modernist poetic experimentation. In discussions of influential poets such as Mina Loy, Marianne Moore, and William…

    Hardback – 2006-07-28

  • British Women Writers 1914-1945

    Professional Work and Friendship, 1st Edition

    By Catherine Clay

    Catherine Clay's persuasively argued and rigorously documented study examines women's friendships during the period between the two world wars. Building on extensive new archival research, the book's organizing principle is a series of literary-historical case-studies that explore the practices,…

    Hardback – 2006-01-16

  • From Grub Street to Fleet Street

    An Illustrated History of English Newspapers to 1899, 1st Edition

    By Bob Clarke

    Grub Street was a real place, a place of poverty and vice. It was also a metaphor for journalists and other writers of ephemeral publications and, by implication, the infant newspaper industry. During the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, journalists were held in low regard, even by their…

    Hardback – 2004-08-19

  • Gender, Society and Print Culture in Late-Stuart England

    The Cultural World of the Athenian Mercury, 1st Edition

    By Helen Berry

    Focusing on a largely unknown type of popular print culture that developed in the late 1600s-the coffee house periodical-Helen Berry here offers new evidence that the politics of gender, far from being a marginal or frivolous topic, was an issue of general interest and wide-spread concern to the…

    Hardback – 2003-06-04
    Women and Gender in the Early Modern World

  • Wang Kangnian (1860–1911) und die „Shiwubao“

    1st Edition

    By Ewald Heck

    Die vorliegende Arbeit beschaftigt sich mit Wang Kangnian, einem reformorientierten chinesischen Intellektuellen, der von der Forschung zumeist nur als Pionier des neuzeitlichen chinesischen Zeitungswesens beschrieben wird, wahrend seine Gedanken zur Reform des gesellschaftlichen und insbesondere…

    Paperback – 2000-06-30
    Monumenta Serica Monograph Series

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