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  1. Theories of the Mobile Internet

    Materialities and Imaginaries

    Edited by Andrew Herman, Jan Hadlaw, Thom Swiss

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    This volume proposes the mobile Internet is best understood as a socio-technical "assemblage" of objects, practices, symbolic representations, experiences and affects. Authors from a variety of disciplines discuss practices mediated through mobile communication, including current phone and tablet...

    To Be Published November 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. An Anthropology of Robots and Artificial Intelligence

    Merging Anxiety and Machines

    By Kathleen Richardson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Anthropology

    The making of social robots, companion robots and therapeutic robots have all developed as new fields in robotics, where robots are imagined to perform in place of humans in social relationships. This book - presenting both a history of robots and the results of a three-year case-study conducted in...

    To Be Published November 29th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Children’s Literature and the Posthuman

    Animal, Environment, Cyborg

    By Zoe Jaques

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    An investigation of identity formation in children's literature, this book brings together children’s literature and recent critical concerns with posthuman identity to argue that children’s fiction offers sophisticated interventions into debates about what it means to be human, and in particular...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Radio Audiences and Participation in the Age of Network Society

    Edited by Tiziano Bonini, Belén Monclús

    Series: Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education

    This book maps, describes and further explores all contemporary forms of interaction between radio and its public, with a specific focus on those forms of content co-creation that link producers and listeners. Each essay will analyze one or more case studies, piecing together a map of emerging...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Global Media, Biopolitics, and Affect

    Politicizing Bodily Vulnerability

    By Britta Timm Knudsen, Carsten Stage

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    Bodily vulnerability and victimhood are increasingly important parts of contemporary media processes. Representations of vulnerability are being used strategically to mobilize awareness and political action and circulate information about global injustices. This book offers research on when...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Companion to Remix Studies

    Edited by Eduardo Navas, Owen Gallagher, xtine burrough

    Series: Routledge Companions

    The Routledge Companion to Remix Studies comprises contemporary texts by key authors and artists who are active in the emerging field of remix studies. As an organic international movement, remix culture originated in the popular music culture of the 1970s, and has since grown into a rich cultural...

    To Be Published December 9th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Digital Judaism

    Jewish Negotiations with Digital Media and Culture

    Edited by Heidi A Campbell

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion and Digital Culture

    In this volume, contributors consider the ways that Jewish communities and users of new media negotiate their uses of digital technologies in light of issues related to religious identity, community and authority. Digital Judaism presents a broad analysis of how and why various Jewish groups...

    To Be Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Ubiquitous Internet

    User and Industry Perspectives

    Edited by Anja Bechmann, Stine Lomborg

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    This book presents state of the art theoretical and empirical research on the ubiquitous internet: its everyday users and its economic stakeholders. The book offers a 360-degree media analysis of the contemporary terrain of the internet by examining both user and industry perspectives and their...

    To Be Published December 27th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Video Games and Social Competence

    By Rachel Kowert

    Series: Routledge Advances in Game Studies

    Despite their popularity, online video games have been met with suspicion by the popular media and academic community. In particular, there is a growing concern that online video game play may be associated with deficits in social functioning. Due to a lack of empirical consistency, the debate...

    To Be Published December 27th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Media Independence

    Working with Freedom or Working for Free?

    Edited by James Bennett, Niki Strange

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    Media independence is central to the organisation, make-up, working practices and output of media systems across the globe. Often stemming from western notions of individual and political freedoms, independence has informed the development of media across a range of platforms: from the freedom of...

    To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge