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You are currently browsing 31–40 of 101 new and published books in the subject of Mass Communication — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Audiovisual Regulation under Pressure

    Comparative Cases from North America and Europe

    By Thomas Gibbons, Peter Humphreys

    In the face of globalization and new media technologies, can policy makers and regulators withstand deregulatory pressures on the ‘cultural policy toolkit’ for television? This comparative study provides an interdisciplinary investigation of trends in audiovisual regulation, with the focus on...

    Published October 29th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Media Today

    Mass Communication in a Converging World, 5th Edition

    By Joseph Turow

    "Turow’s Media Today: Mass Communication in a Converging World, now in its fifth edition, chooses [a] cutting-edge option. This is a student-friendly publication, offering aids such as definitions of key terms, colourful infographics, case studies and end-of-chapter review questions. There’s a...

    Published October 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  3. Mediating the Message in the 21st Century

    A Media Sociology Perspective

    By Pamela J. Shoemaker, Stephen D. Reese

    Hailed as one of the "most significant books of the twentieth century" by Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, Mediating the Message has long been an essential text for media effects scholars and students of media sociology. This new edition of the classic media sociology textbook now...

    Published October 1st 2013 by Routledge

  4. Ratings Analysis

    Audience Measurement and Analytics, 4th Edition

    By James G. Webster, Patricia F. Phalen, Lawrence W. Lichty

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This 4th edition of Ratings Analysis describes and explains the current audience information system that supports economic exchange in both traditional and evolving electronic media markets. Responding to the major changes in electronic media distribution and audience research in recent years...

    Published October 1st 2013 by Routledge

  5. Communication, Public Opinion, and Globalization in Urban China

    By Francis L.F. Lee, Chin-Chuan Lee, Mike Z. Yao, Tsan-Kuo Chang, Fen Jennifer Lin, Chris Fei Shen

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

    As China is increasingly integrated into the processes of economic, political, social, and cultural globalization, important questions arise about how Chinese people perceive and evaluate such processes. At the same time, international communication scholars have long been interested in how local,...

    Published September 24th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Meanings of Audiences

    Comparative Discourses

    Edited by Richard Butsch, Sonia Livingstone

    In today’s thoroughly mediated societies people spend many hours in the role of audiences, while powerful organizations, including governments, corporations and schools, reach people via the media. Consequently, how people think about, and organizations treat, audiences has considerable...

    Published August 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  7. The Global Journalist in the 21st Century

    Edited by David H. Weaver, Lars Willnat

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    The Global Journalist in the 21st Century systematically assesses the demographics, education, socialization, professional attitudes and working conditions of journalists in various countries around the world. This book updates the original Global Journalist (1998) volume with new data, adding more...

    Published July 29th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Amateur Media

    Social, cultural and legal perspectives

    Edited by Dan Hunter, Ramon Lobato, Megan Richardson, Julian Thomas

    The rise of Web 2.0 has pushed the amateur to the forefront of public discourse, public policy and media scholarship. Typically non-salaried, non-specialist and untrained in media production, amateur producers are now seen as key drivers of the creative economy. But how do the activities of citizen...

    Published June 20th 2013 by Routledge

  9. African American Women in the News

    Gender, Race, and Class in Journalism

    By Marian Meyers

    African American Women in the News offers the first in-depth examination of the varied representations of Black women in American journalism, from analyses of coverage of domestic abuse and "crack mothers" to exploration of new media coverage of Michelle Obama on Youtube. Marian Meyers interrogates...

    Published May 24th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Communication Yearbook 37

    Edited by Elisia L. Cohen

    Communication Yearbook 37 continues the tradition of publishing state-of-the-discipline literature reviews and essays. Editor Elisia Cohen presents a volume that is highly international and interdisciplinary in scope, with authors and chapters representing the broad global interests of the...

    Published May 20th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Communication Yearbook 39
    Edited by Elisia L. Cohen
    To Be Published April 24th 2015
  2. Media Management and Economics Research in a Transmedia Environment
    Edited by Alan B. Albarran
    To Be Published May 4th 2015
  3. Practical Business Negotiation
    By William W. Baber, Chavi C-Y Fletcher-Chen
    To Be Published May 12th 2015
  4. The Social Media Handbook
    Edited by Jeremy Hunsinger, Theresa M. Senft
    To Be Published May 29th 2015
  5. De-Convergence of Global Media Industries
    By Dal Yong Jin
    To Be Published May 29th 2015

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