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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 267 new and published books in the subject of Public Relations — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Improving the Performance of Sponsorship

    By Ardi Kolah

    Without a doubt, sponsorship is one of the most powerful promotional tools we have in the business of brand creation, brand recognition, and ultimately increasing sales. Moreover, brokering sponsors is a significant business in and of itself, something we often overlook. Considering sponsorship is...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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...

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Sport and the Media

    Managing the Nexus, 2nd Edition

    By Matthew Nicholson, Anthony Kerr, Merryn Sherwood

    Series: Sport Management Series

    Successful media relations and a sound communication strategy are essential for all sport organizations. Any successful manager working in sport must have a clear understanding of how the media works, as well as the practical skills to manage the communication process. Now in a fully revised and...

    Published June 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Power and Influence in the Boardroom

    By John Gennard, James Kelly

    In the last decade there has been an increasing interest in the role of people management in formulating key business decisions. This book offers a counterbalance to the predominant view that Human Resource and Personnel managers have little influence in the strategy making process.The book offers...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability and Public Relations

    Negotiating Multiple Complex Challenges

    By Donnalyn Pompper

    Series: Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

    While public relations offers numerous assets for organization-stakeholder relationship building and for ethical corporate social responsibility and sustainability communication, it also faces challenges linked to negative perceptions of the profession which can lead to accusations of "greenwashing...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Challenging Corporate Social Responsibility

    Lessons for public relations from the casino industry

    By Jessalynn R. Strauss

    Series: Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

    The concept of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has become increasingly widespread, as businesses seek to incorporate socially responsible behaviors while still being accountable to shareholders. Indeed some research has suggested that CSR in itself can form the basis of good PR by promoting...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Corporate Branding

    Areas, arenas and approaches

    Edited by T C Melewar, S F Syed Alwi

    A strong corporate image has power in a competitive marketplace. Its influence on reputational value and customer decision-making is only now beginning to be understood. Interest in corporate branding is exploding as marketing academics and professionals begin to realize how it can&...

    Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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...

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Global Tourism and Informal Labour Relations

    The Small Scale Syndrome at Work

    By Godfrey Baladacchino

    The worldwide expansion of the tourism industry creates many encounters between global agents and local forces, yet the host-guest interaction is rarely considered from the point of view of the experience of work. This study documents and discusses such a global-local encounter, based on fieldwork...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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,...

    Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge