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Routledge Communication Series

Series Editor: Jennings Bryant, Dolf Zillmann

The Routledge Communication Series covers the breadth of the communication discipline, from interpersonal communication to public relations, offering textbooks, handbooks, and scholarly reference materials.

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1-10 of 357 results in Routledge Communication Series
  1. Strategic Public Relations Management

    Planning and Managing Effective Communication Campaigns, 3rd Edition

    By Erica Weintraub Austin, Bruce E Pinkleton

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Strategic Public Relations Management features an applied approach to evidence-based, strategic public relations management. It emphasizes understanding audiences through research and demonstrates success through quantitative evaluation methods. The volume presents a scientific approach that helps...

    Published February 12th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Broadcast Television Effects in A Remote Community

    Edited by Tony Charlton, Barrie Gunter, Andrew Hannan

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This book reports findings from a major, multidisciplinary study of the impact of broadcast television on the remote island community of St. Helena in the South Atlantic Ocean. Broadcast television was introduced to the island for the first time in March 1995. This introduction represented a major...

    Published February 4th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Critiquing Free Speech

    First Amendment theory and the Challenge of Interdisciplinarity

    By Matthew D. Bunker

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    In this exceptional volume, Matthew D. Bunker explores the work of contemporary free speech critics and argues that, while at times these critics provide important lessons, many of their conclusions must be rejected. Moreover, Bunker suggests that we be wary of interdisciplinary approaches to free...

    Published December 21st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Media Competition and Coexistence

    the theory of the Niche

    By John W. Dimmick

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This volume considers how media firms, as well as entire industries, exist and persist over time despite what often seems to be intense competition for such resources as audiences and advertisers. Addressing competition within and among media organizations and industries, including broadcasting,...

    Published December 21st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Television Talk Shows

    Discourse, Performance, Spectacle

    Edited by Andrew Tolson

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    The "talk show" has become a ubiquitous feature of American and European television. The various examples have been frequently discussed by academic commentators, as well as journalists in an attempt to place them in a cultural setting. Ultimately, the conclusion is reached by both academics and...

    Published December 21st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Cultures, Politics, and Research Programs

    An International Assessment of Practical Problems in Field Research

    Edited by Uma Narula, W. Barnett Pearce

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    A compilation of authoritative reports from seasoned researchers working in eight different countries on five continents, this volume examines the concept that conditions of local feasibility are constitutive of research practices not simply obstructions to the realization of an ideal. The result...

    Published September 10th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Studies in Language and Social Interaction

    In Honor of Robert Hopper

    By Jennifer Mandelbaum

    Edited by Phillip J. Glenn, Curtis D. LeBaron

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This collection offers empirical studies and theoretical essays about human communication in everyday life. The writings come from many of the world's leading researchers and cut across academic boundaries, engaging scholars and teachers from such disciplines as communication, sociology,...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Choice and Preference in Media Use

    Advances in Selective Exposure Theory and Research

    By Silvia Knobloch-Westerwick

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Mediated messages flood our daily lives, through virtually endless choices of media channels, genres, and content. However, selectivity determines what media messages we attend to and focus on. The present book examines the factors that influence this selectivity. Seminal books on selective media...

    Published July 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Understanding Organization Through Culture and Structure

    Relational and Other Lessons From the African American Organization

    By Anne Maydan Nicotera, Marcia J. Clinkscales, Felicia R. Walker

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Understanding Organization Through Culture and Structure: Relational and Other Lessons From the African American Organization presents an innovative view of organizations and the communication processes that constitute them. Arguing that human beings are communicatively embedded in their cultures,...

    Published May 15th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Managing Interpersonal Conflict

    Advances through Meta-Analysis

    Edited by Nancy A. Burrell, Mike Allen, Barbara Mae Gayle, Raymond W. Preiss

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Managing Interpersonal Conflict is a systematic review of conflict research in legal, institutional and relational contexts. Each chapter represents a summary of the existing quantitative social science research using meta-analysis, with contexts ranging from jury selection to peer mediation to...

    Published February 24th 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Applied Public Relations: Cases in Stakeholder Management, 3rd Edition
    By Kathy Richardson, Marcie Hinton
    To Be Published April 6th 2015
  2. Assessing Media Education: A Resource Handbook for Educators and Administrators: Component 1: Measurement
    Edited by William Christ
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  3. Public Relations As Relationship Management: A Relational Approach To the Study and Practice of Public Relations, 2nd Edition
    Edited by Eyun-Jung Ki, Jeong-Nam Kim, John A. Ledingham
    To Be Published April 28th 2015
  4. Media Economics: Theory and Practice, 3rd Edition
    Edited by Alison Alexander, James E. Owers, Rod Carveth, C. Ann Hollifield, Albert N. Greco
    To Be Published May 28th 2015
  5. Sex, Love, and Romance in the Mass Media: Analysis and Criticism of Unrealistic Portrayals and Their Influence, 2nd Edition
    By Mary-Lou Galician
    To Be Published August 31st 2015
  6. Media Management: A Casebook Approach, 5th Edition
    By C. Ann Hollifield, Jan LeBlanc Wicks, George Sylvie, Wilson Lowrey
    To Be Published September 30th 2015
  7. Classroom Communication and Diversity: Enhancing Instructional Practice, 3rd Edition
    By Robert G. Powell, Dana Powell
    To Be Published October 14th 2015
  8. Media Effects and Society, 2nd Edition
    By Elizabeth M. Perse, Jennifer Lambe
    To Be Published October 31st 2015
  9. Crisis Communications: A Casebook Approach, 5th Edition
    By Kathleen Fearn-Banks
    To Be Published November 30th 2015
  10. The Business of Sports: On the Field, In the Office, On the Air, 3rd Edition
    By Mark Conrad
    To Be Published February 29th 2016

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