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Forthcoming Communication History Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Adaptive Rhetoric

    Evolution, Culture, and the Art of Persuasion

    By Alex C. Parrish

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

    Rhetorical scholarship has for decades relied solely on culture to explain persuasive behavior. While this focus allows for deep explorations of historical circumstance, it neglects the powerful effects of biology on rhetorical behavior – how our bodies and brains help shape and constrain...

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Handbook of Communication in Cross-Cultural Perspective

    Edited by Donal Carbaugh

    Series: ICA Handbook Series

    Bringing together researchers from around the world, this Handbook provides unique examinations of communication in cross-cultural perspective. The studies herein explore the diverse ways in which communication is understood around the world; examine specifically cultural traditions in the...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. The International History of Communication Study

    Edited by Peter Simonson, David W. Park

    The International History of Communication Study pushes the history of communication study in new directions by taking an aggressively international and comparative perspective on the historiography of the field. This book is intended for professors and graduate students in communication, media...

    To Be Published November 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Reissuing works originally published between 1971 and 1993, this set offers a fantastic variety of texts on communications, connecting with psychology, media, sociology, development studies, gender studies and history. Specific volumes look at topics from listening, third-world mass-communication,...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Women Making Meaning

    New Feminist Directions in Communication

    Edited by Lana F. Rakow

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1992. This book captures the dynamic confluence of feminist and communication scholarship by setting out some of the provocative questions that mark this intersection. Several of the essays in the book are theoretical in nature, and consider the changing complexion of the...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Communication Crisis at Kent State

    A Case Study

    By Phillip K. Tompkins, Elaine Vanden Bout Anderson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1971. On May 4th, 1970, shots fired by the Ohio National Guard at Kent State University were heard around the world. People were either outraged by the killings or outraged at the students. Instant experts rendered the judgment that it was all a problem of communication....

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The World Wide Web

    Beneath the Surf

    By Mark Handley, Jon Crowcroft

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1995. The WWW, a global information system which revolutionized the world of information search and browsing via the Internet, was a new phenomenon in the 1990s. This book acted as an authoritative introduction to the concepts and design. It includes a brief history of the...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Communications Policy for National Development

    Edited by Majid Tehranian, Farhad Hakimzadeh, Marcello L. Vidale

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1977. Covering a wide international field and with the emphasis on communications in developing countries, this book contains chapters by eminent contributors looking at questions of policy, governance and planning in the field of mass communications. It also considers the...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Understanding Communication

    The Signifying Web

    By David Crowley

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1983. The conventions, institutions and practices of communication today are issues of great concern to all. Using a dual approach, this book evaluates communication today in all its facets. On the one hand, an investigation of communication can be viewed as an intellectual...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Communication, Technology, and the Development of People

    By Bernard Woods

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1993. This book outlines the failure of investment for Third World development to address the development of people, communities and institutions and an underlying cause of this global phenomenon. It shows how new perceptions of the communication process in development and...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge