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Forthcoming Cyberculture Books

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  1. Hollywood Action Films and Spatial Theory

    By Nick Jones

    Series: Routledge Advances in Film Studies

    This book applies the discourse of the so-called ‘spatial turn’ to popular contemporary cinema, in particular the action sequences of twenty-first century Hollywood productions. Tackling a variety of spatial imaginations (contemporary iconic architecture; globalisation and non-places;...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Sexuality in Role-Playing Games

    By Ashley ML Brown

    Series: Routledge Advances in Game Studies

    Role-playing games offer a chance to pretend, make believe, and share fantasy. They often invoke heavy themes into their game play: morality, violence, politics, spirituality, or sexuality. Although interesting moral debates perennially appear in the media and academia concerning the...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Producing Women in Internet Sites

    Traditional Femininity, Queer Engagements, and Creative Practices

    By Michele White

    Producing Women in Internet Sites examines the ways femininity is produced through new media. Specifically, Michele White considers how women are constructed, produce themselves as subjects, form vital production cultures on sites like Etsy, and deploy technological processes to reshape their...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Introducing Electronic Literature

    By Charles Baldwin

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Media and New Religions

    Japanese Religion and Culture

    By Erica Baffelli

    Series: Routledge Research in Religion, Media and Culture

    The history of Japanese New Religions (shinshûkyô), since the late Nineteenth Century, has been strongly influenced by the development of the media and by the image strategies associated with them. The focus of this book is the media narratives created by Japanese New Religions in order to...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Pornography Business

    Web Dreams in America

    By Frederick S. Lane

    Traditionally, the presence of pornography in American society has been mediated by two primary factors: legal restrictions and the relatively high cost of the product. The degree of legal restrictions on adult material has varied from era to era and community to community, but the porn premium has...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Social Memory Technology

    Theory and Practice for Communities, Social Movements and Institutions

    By Karen Worcman, Joanne Garde-Hansen

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    Memory is a fundamental aspect of being and becoming, intimately entwined with space, time, place, landscape, emotion, imagination and identity. Memory studies is a burgeoning field of enquiry drawing from a range of social science, arts and humanities disciplines including human geography,...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Understanding Counterplay in Video Games

    By Alan Meades

    Series: Routledge Advances in Game Studies

    This book offers insight into one of the most problematic and universal issues within multiplayer videogames—antisocial and oppositional play forms such as cheating, player harassment, the use of exploits, illicit game modifications, and system hacking, known collectively as counterplay. Using...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Dark Side of Game Play

    Controversial Issues in Playful Environments

    Edited by Torill Elvira Mortensen, Jonas Linderoth, Ashley ML Brown

    Series: Routledge Advances in Game Studies

    Games allow players to experiment and play with subject positions, values and moral choice. In game worlds players can take on the role of antagonists; they allow us to play with behaviour that would be offensive, illegal or immoral if it happened outside of the game sphere. While contemporary...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Digital Audiobooks

    New Media, Users, and Experiences

    By Iben Have, Birgitte Stougaard Pedersen

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    Audiobooks are rapidly gaining popularity with widely accessible digital downloading and streaming services. This book engages with the digital form of audiobooks, framing audiobook listening as both a remediation of literature and an everyday activity that creates new reading experiences...

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge