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Forthcoming Public Relations Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Applied Public Relations

    Cases in Stakeholder Management, 3rd Edition

    By Kathy Brittain Richardson, Marcie Hinton

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    With its practical orientation and scope, Applied Public Relations is the ideal text for any public relations case studies or public relations management course that places an emphasis on stakeholder groups. Through the presentation of current cases covering a wide variety of industries,...

    To Be Published April 6th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Public Relations As Relationship Management

    A Relational Approach To the Study and Practice of Public Relations, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Eyun-Jung Ki, Jeong-Nam Kim, John A. Ledingham

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    The emergence of relationship management as a paradigm for public relations scholarship and practice necessitates an examination of precisely what public relations achieves -- its definition, function and value, and the benefits it generates. Promoting the view that public relations provides value...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Public Relations, Activism, and Social Change

    Speaking Up

    By Kristin Demetrious

    Series: Routledge Research in Public Relations

    Winner of the 2014 NCA PRIDE Book Award Why are some voices louder in public debates than others? And why can’t all voices be equally heard? This book draws significant new meaning to the inter-relationships of public relations and social change through a number of activist case studies, and...

    To Be Published May 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 18th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Propaganda and Nation Building

    Selling the Irish Free State

    By Kevin Hora

    Series: Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

    This book examines the origins of the Irish state in its first independent incarnation, the Irish Free State (1922-1937). It explores how contemporary public relations and propaganda techniques were used to construct an identity for this new state – a state which after enduring seven years of...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Human Resource Management

    The Public Service Perspective, 2nd Edition

    By Elizabeth D Fredericksen, Stephanie Witt, W David Patton, Nicholas P. Lovrich

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Global Writing for Public Relations

    Connecting in English with Stakeholders and Publics Worldwide

    By Arhlene A. Flowers

    Global Writing for Public Relations: Connecting in English with Stakeholders and Publics Worldwide provides multiple resources to help students and public relations practitioners learn best practices on writing in English to communicate and connect with a global marketplace. This text has a...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Profile Pieces

    Journalism and the 'Human Interest' Bias

    Edited by Sue Joseph, Richard Lance Keeble

    Series: Routledge Research in Journalism

    This book examines the history, theory and journalistic practice of profile writing. Profiles, and the practice of writing them, are of increasing interest to scholars of journalism because conflicts between the interviewer and the subject exemplify the changing nature of journalism itself. While...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Public Relations and Participatory Culture

    Fandom, Social Media and Community Engagement

    Edited by Amber Hutchins, Natalie T.J. Tindall

    Series: Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

    While public relations practitioners have long focused on the relationship between organizations and their stakeholders, there has never been a time when that relationship was so dominated by public participation. The former model of one-way communication and message control no longer exists....

    To Be Published November 7th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Power of Information Networks

    New Directions for Agenda Setting

    Edited by Maxwell McCombs, Lei Guo

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

    The news media have significant influence on the formation of public opinion. Called the agenda setting role of the media, this influence occurs at three levels. Focusing public attention on a select few issues or other topics at any moment is level one. Emphasizing specific attributes of those...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge