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Strategic 'Campaign Culture'
A guiding principle in creating Political Marketing has been to examine the ways in which culture, politics, and society interrelate in the field of political marketing. In the course of the book, the editors and contributors consider ‘culture’ as a distinctive concept with transformative...
Published May 15th 2013 by Routledge
Technological, cultural and economic forces are transforming political communication, posing challenges and opportunities for politicians and media organisations, while at the same time many governments and civil society express concerns about the extent and nature of political empowerment and...
Published April 15th 2013 by Routledge
This ground-breaking and innovative book examines the influence of charisma on power, authority and nationalism. The authors both apply and challenge Max Weber’s concept of ‘charisma’ and integrate it into a broader discussion of other theoretical models. Using an interdisciplinary approach,...
Published March 12th 2012 by Routledge
Innovations in Participatory Politics
This book critically investigates the complex interaction between social media and contemporary democratic politics, and provides a grounded analysis of the emerging importance of Social media in civic engagement. Social media applications such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube, have increasingly...
Published January 18th 2012 by Routledge
There is increasing awareness of growing similarities in political marketing practices around the world. Global political marketing is a comprehensive analysis of why, how and with what affect parties use political marketing in a range of political systems - presidential, parliamentary, two and...
Published September 14th 2011 by Routledge
Public broadcasters, like the BBC and the Italian broadcaster RAI, are some of the most important media organisations in the world. Politicians are often tempted to interfere in the workings of these broadcasters and when this happens, the results are highly controversial, as both the Blair and...
Published April 27th 2011 by Routledge
Comparing the US, UK, France and Germany
The Internet first played a minor role in the 1992 U.S. Presidential election, and has gradually increased in importance so that it is central to election campaign strategy. However, election campaigners have, until very recently, focused on Web 1.0: websites and email. Political Campaigning,...
Published February 13th 2011 by Routledge
A Comparative Study of Web Campaigning
The Internet and National Elections provides a comparative analysis of the use of the World Wide Web in countries around the world for campaign purposes. This ambitious study draws upon a common conceptual framework - the "Web sphere," and a shared methodological approach called Web feature...
Published May 2nd 2007 by Routledge
Digital World: Connectivity, Creativity and Rights
To Be Published June 13th 2013
Political Marketing: Strategic 'Campaign Culture'
To Be Published June 17th 2013
Politics and the Internet in Comparative Context: Views from the cloud
To Be Published July 17th 2013
Digital Political Economy and Virtual Globalization
To Be Published September 30th 2013