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New and Published Books

  1. Research from the Inside Out

    Lessons from Exemplary Studies in Communication

    By Thomas Feeley

    Designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate courses, Research from the Inside Out is an insider's guide to conducting empirically-based research. Showcasing eight research projects resulting in academic and professional papers, this practical supplementary text is an indispensable resource for...

    Published October 19th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Understanding Communication Research Methods

    A Theoretical and Practical Approach

    By Stephen M. Croucher, Daniel Cronn-Mills

    Comprehensive, innovative, and focused on the undergraduate student, this textbook prepares students to read and conduct research. Using an engaging how-to approach that draws from scholarship, real-life, and popular culture, the book offers students practical reasons why they should care about...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Researching Identity and Interculturality

    Edited by Fred Dervin, Karen Risager

    Series: Routledge Studies in Language and Intercultural Communication

    This volume focuses on advances in research methodology in an interdisciplinary field framed by discourses of identity and interculturality. It includes a range of qualitative studies: studies of interaction, narrative studies, conversation analysis, ethnographic studies, postcolonial studies and...

    Published October 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Crafting Scholarship in the Behavioral and Social Sciences

    Writing, Reviewing, and Editing

    By Robert M. Milardo

    Crafting Scholarship helps readers improve their writing and publishing success in academia. Framed within the context of the editorial and peer review process, the book explores writing, editing, and reviewing in academic publishing. As such it provides unique coverage of how successful writers...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Principles and Methods of Social Research

    3rd Edition

    By William D. Crano, Marilynn B. Brewer, Andrew Lac

    Used to train generations of social scientists, this thoroughly updated classic text covers the latest research techniques and designs. Applauded for its comprehensive coverage, the breadth and depth of content is unparalleled. Through a multi-methodology approach, the text guides readers toward...

    Published September 8th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Research Methods in Health Communication

    Principles and Application

    Edited by Bryan B. Whaley

    This volume provides an essential roster of primary research methods as they apply to health communication inquiry. Editor Bryan B. Whaley brings together key health communication researchers to write about their primary methodological areas. Their chapters offer guidance and insights for a variety...

    Published June 29th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Studies of Video Practices

    Video at Work

    Edited by Mathias Broth, Eric Laurier, Lorenza Mondada

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    The last two decades have seen a rapid increase in the production and consumption of video by both professionals and amateurs. The near ubiquity of devices with video cameras and the rise of sites like YouTube have lead to the growth and transformation of the practices of producing, circulating,...

    Published May 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Sociotechnical Communication in Engineering

    Edited by Jon A. Leydens

    This collection explores why engineering communication constitutes sociotechnical communication. Sociotechnical communication acknowledges that engineering communication occurs not in a vacuum but shapes and is shaped by multiple social forces. Through diverse research cases, the authors show how...

    Published May 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Discourse Analysis

    Putting Our Worlds into Words

    By Susan Strauss, Parastou Feiz

    This introductory textbook presents a variety of approaches and perspectives that can be employed to analyze any sample of discourse. The perspectives come from multiple disciplines, including linguistics, sociolinguistics, and linguistic anthropology, all of which shed light on meaning and the...

    Published December 19th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Analyzing Media Messages

    Using Quantitative Content Analysis in Research, 3rd Edition

    By Daniel Riffe, Stephen Lacy, Frederick Fico

    Analyzing Media Messages is a primer for learning the technique of systematic, quantitative analysis of communication content. Rich with examples of recent and classic applications, it provides solutions to problems encountered in conducting content analysis, and it is written so that students can...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge