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Forthcoming Political Communication Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Political Marketing in Retrospective and Prospective

    Edited by Christine B. Williams, Bruce I. Newman

    Political marketing coalesced as a subfield in the mid-1990s, and in 2002 the Journal of Political Marketing began publication. This anniversary collection reviews the existing theory, empirical evidence and practice of political marketing and explores emerging topics and lines of inquiry within...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Strategic Communication, Social Media and Democracy

    The challenge of the digital naturals

    Edited by W. Timothy Coombs, Jesper Falkheimer, Mats Heide, Philip Young

    Series: Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

    Where societies have a high penetration of new technologies combined with civic engagement and consensual politics, both radical and conservative social actors are facing new challenges brought by the breaking down of communication barriers. As so-called digital naturals become the norm, the...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Environmental Ethics and Film

    By Pat Brereton

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

    Environmental ethics presents and defends a systematic and comprehensive account of the moral relation between human beings and their natural environment and assumes that human behaviour toward the natural world can and is governed by moral norms. In contemporary society, film has provided a...

    To Be Published September 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Race(ing) Intercultural Communication

    Racial Logics in a Colorblind Era

    Edited by Dreama G. Moon, Michelle A. Holling

    Race(ing) Intercultural Communication signals a crucial intervention in the field, as well as in wider society, where social and political events are calling for new ways of making sense of race in the 21st century. Contributors to this book work at multiple intersections, theoretically and...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Television News and Human Rights in the US & UK

    Does the CNN Effect Exist?

    By Shawna M. Brandle

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

    Does the CNN Effect exist? Political communications scholars have debated the influence of television news coverage on international affairs since television news began, especially in relation to the coverage of massive human rights violations. These debates have only intensified in the last twenty...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Beyond the Internet

    Unplugging the Protest Movement Wave

    Edited by Rita Maria Brás Pedro Figueiras, Paula do Espírito Santo

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

    The western economic and financial crisis began with the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008 and led the European Union countries into recession. After this, governments started to implement austerity measures, such as cuts in public spending, including public subsidies and jobs, and rising prices....

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Refining Milestone Mass Communications Theories for the 21st Century

    Edited by Ran Wei

    The ‘Milestones’ essays in Mass Communication and Society are reflective and analytical articles by the most notable scholars in the field. These classic essays address 21st century issues from the pioneers of media and communication studies, including Elihu Katz on new media and social movements,...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. Citizen Participation and Political Communication in a Digital World

    Edited by Alex Frame, Gilles Brachotte

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    The arrival of the participatory web 2.0 has been hailed by many as a media revolution, bringing with it new tools and possibilities for direct political action. Through specialised online platforms, mainstream social media or blogs, citizens in many countries are increasingly seeking to have their...

    To Be Published November 24th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Environmental Advertising in China and the USA

    Structures of desire

    By Xinghua Li

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

    Since the late 1980s, green consumerism has been hailed in the West as an efficient solution to environmental problems. However, Chinese consumers have been slow to warm up to eco-friendly products. Consumers prefer SUVs to hybrid cars, health supplements and snake oil medicines to organic foods...

    To Be Published November 27th 2015 by Routledge