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Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

This series is our home for innovative research in the fields of new media and cyberculture. It includes monographs and targeted edited collections that provide new insights into these ever-evolving subjects as their influence and significance grow into the twenty-first century.

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1-10 of 21 results in Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture
  1. Mobile Technology and Place

    Edited by Rowan Wilken, Gerard Goggin

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    An international roster of contributors come together in this comprehensive volume to examine the complex interactions between mobile media technologies and issues of place. Balancing philosophical reflection with empirical analysis, this book examines the specific contexts in which place and...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Online Games, Social Narratives

    By Esther MacCallum-Stewart

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    The study of online gaming is changing. It is no longer enough to analyse one type of online community in order to understand the plethora of players who take part in online worlds and the behaviours they exhibit. MacCallum-Stewart studies the different ways in which online games create social...

    Published June 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Racing Cyberculture

    Minoritarian Art and Cultural Politics on the Internet

    By Christopher L. McGahan

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    Racing Cyberculture explores new media art that challenges the 'race-blind' myth of cyberspace. The particular cultural workers whose productions are addressed are the performance and installation artist Guillermo Gomez-Pena and Roberto Sifuentes, the UK new media arts collective Mongrel, the...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Place and Politics in Latin American Digital Culture

    Location and Latin American Net Art

    By Claire Taylor

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    This volume explores one of the central issues that has been debated in internet studies in recent years: locality, and the extent to which cultural production online can be embedded in a specific place. The particular focus of the book is on the practices of net artists in Latin America, and how...

    Published May 5th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Policy and Marketing Strategies for Digital Media

    Edited by Yu-li Liu, Robert G. Picard

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    With digital media becoming ever more prevalent, it is essential to study policy and marketing strategies tailored to this new development. In this volume, contributors examine government policy for a range of media, including digital television, IPTV, mobile TV, and OTT TV. They also address...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Cyberactivism on the Participatory Web

    Edited by Martha McCaughey

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    Cyberactivism already has a rich history, but over the past decade the participatory web—with its de-centralized information/media sharing, portability, storage capacity, and user-generated content—has reshaped political and social change. Cyberactivism on the Participatory Web examines the impact...

    Published April 21st 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Culture of Digital Fighting Games

    Performance and Practice

    By Todd Harper

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    This book examines the complex network of influences that collide in the culture of digital fighting games. Players from all over the world engage in competitive combat with one another, forming communities in both real and virtual spaces, attending tournaments and battling online via...

    Published December 6th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Social Media, Social Genres

    Making Sense of the Ordinary

    By Stine Lomborg

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    Internet-based applications such as blogs, social network sites, online chat forums, text messages, microblogs, and location-based communication services used from computers and smart phones represent central resources for organizing daily life and making sense of ourselves and the social worlds we...

    Published October 24th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Digital Gaming Re-imagines the Middle Ages

    Edited by Daniel T. Kline

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    Digital gaming’s cultural significance is often minimized much in the same way that the Middle Ages are discounted as the backward and childish precursor to the modern period. Digital Gaming Reimagines the Middle Ages challenges both perceptions by examining how the Middle Ages have persisted into...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Researching Virtual Worlds

    Methodologies for Studying Emergent Practices

    Edited by Louise Phillips, Ursula Plesner

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    This volume presents a wide range of methodological strategies that are designed to take into account the complex, emergent, and continually shifting character of virtual worlds. It interrogates how virtual worlds emerge as objects of study through the development and application of various...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Locative Media
    Edited by Rowan Wilken, Gerard Goggin
    To Be Published August 20th 2014
  2. Online Evaluation of Creativity and the Arts
    Edited by Hiesun Cecilia Suhr
    To Be Published September 10th 2014
  3. The Ubiquitous Internet: User and Industry Perspectives
    Edited by Anja Bechmann, Stine Lomborg
    To Be Published November 11th 2014
  4. Theories of the Mobile Internet: Materialities and Imaginaries
    Edited by Andrew Herman, Jan Hadlaw, Thom Swiss
    To Be Published November 24th 2014
  5. Locating Emerging Media
    Edited by Ben Aslinger, Germaine Halegoua
    To Be Published December 1st 2014
  6. Global Media, Biopolitics, and Affect: Politicizing Bodily Vulnerability
    By Britta Timm Knudsen, Carsten Stage
    To Be Published December 1st 2014
  7. The Promiscuity of Network Culture: Queer Theory and Digital Media
    By Robert Payne
    To Be Published December 31st 2014
  8. Digital Audiobooks: New Media, Users, and Experiences
    By Iben Have, Birgitte Stougaard Pedersen
    To Be Published June 15th 2015

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