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Forthcoming World Wide Web & Internet Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Real Space

    The fate of physical presence in the digital age, on and off planet

    By Paul Levinson

    Is planet earth the end of the line, or is space itself the next stop?Cyberspace. It's incredible, taking us to any part of the planet we want to visit. But as Paul Levinson shows in his brilliant new book, when it comes to transport, we're still stuck in the past, preferring to take our bodies...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Social Dynamics of Web 2.0

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by Charalambos Tsekeris, Ioannis Katerelos

    Series: Contemporary Issues in Social Science

    Within only a few years, Facebook, Wikipedia, Twitter, You Tube and other social media have become an intimate part of everyday life. Web 2.0, the collective term for all forms of interactive online communication, is characterized by the overwhelming ability of users to collaboratively create...

    To Be Published June 27th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Future of Journalism in an Age of Digital Media and Economic Uncertainty

    Edited by Bob Franklin

    Series: Journalism Studies

    The development of digital media has delivered innovations and prompted tectonic shifts in all aspects of journalism practice, the journalism industry and scholarly research in the field of journalism studies; this book offers detailed accounts of changes in all three arenas. The collapse of the ‘...

    To Be Published August 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Literacy in the Age of Online Curation

    By Ilana Snyder

    Series: Literacies

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Internet and New Social Formation in China

    Fandom Publics and Netizens in the Making

    By Weiyu Zhang

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    There are 5.13 billion Internet users in China, and this number is continually growing. This book looks at the various purposes of this Internet use, and provides a study about how the entertainment-consuming users form into publics through the mediation of technologies in the era of network...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Introducing Electronic Literature

    By Charles Baldwin

    Electronic Literature is rapidly emerging as an exciting field which is changing the way that contemporary literature is both produced and read. This accessible introduction guides readers through the history of the field and introduces the major themes and issues within Elit such as genres,...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Retail and Social Change

    By Steven Miles

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    In Retail and Social Change Steven Miles, presents a cross-disciplinary analysis of the evolution of retail and how in both its material and virtual guises it has come to reframe our relationship with the social world. Retail has become increasingly influential in homogenising the urban experience....

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Religion and the Media in China

    Edited by Stefania Travagnin

    Series: Routledge Research in Religion, Media and Culture

    This volume focuses on the intersection of religion and the media in China, bringing interdisciplinary approaches to bear on the role of religion in the lives of individuals and greater shifts within Chinese society in an increasingly media-saturated environment. With case studies focusing on...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Social Media

    Cultures and Politics of Sharing

    By Graham Meikle

    This book is about sharing and social media. The word share is at the heart of the Internet. It appears as a link under every YouTube video, every Facebook post, every story on the New York Times website. From Spotify playlists to Tumblr blogs, from BitTorrent to the Guardian opinion page, we are...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge