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Forthcoming Media & Film Studies Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Routledge Companion to Alternative and Community Media

    Edited by Chris Atton

    The Routledge Companion to Alternative and Community Media provides an authoritative and comprehensive examination of the diverse forms, practices and philosophies of alternative and community media across the world. The volume offers a multiplicity of perspectives to examine the reasons why...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge Companion to the Cultural Industries

    Edited by Kate Oakley, Justin O'Connor

    The Routledge Companion to the Cultural Industries is collection of contemporary scholarship on the cultural industries and seeks to re-assert the importance of cultural production and consumption against the purely economic imperatives of the ‘creative industries’. Across 43 chapters drawn from...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Social Media Handbook

    Edited by Jeremy Hunsinger, Theresa M. Senft

    The Social Media Handbook explores how social media are changing disciplinary understandings of the internet and our everyday lives. In addition to person-to-person social networking services like Facebook and Twitter, this volume considers a broad range of networked information services that...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Applied Communication Research Methods

    Getting Started as a Researcher

    By Michael Boyle, Mike Schmierbach

    Applied Communication Research Methods: Getting Started as a Researcher demonstrates how to apply concepts to research problems, issues, projects, and questions that communication practitioners face every day. Recognizing that students engage more directly with research methods when they experience...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Communications/Media/Geographies

    By Paul Adams, Julie Cupples, Kevin Glynn, André Jansson, Shaun Moores

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Geography

    This volume conducts an interdisciplinary exploration of communication, media and geographies, holistically addressing the ways that communication defines geography figuratively and experientially, and the ways geography becomes integral to communication as media and communications infrastructure&...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Security, Technology and Global Politics

    Thinking with Virilio

    By Mark Lacy

    Series: PRIO New Security Studies

    This book analyses some of the key problems explored in Paul Virilio’s theorising on war and security. Paul Virilio has developed a provocative series of writings on how modern societies have shaped the acceleration of military/security technologies – and how technologies of security and...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Sexualities in World Politics

    How LGBTQ claims shape International Relations

    Edited by Manuela Lavinas Picq, Markus Thiel

    Series: Interventions

    As LGBTQ claims acquire global relevance, how do sexual politics impact the study of International Relations? This book argues that LGBTQ perspectives are not only an inherent part of world politics but can also influence IR theory-making. LGBTQ politics have simultaneously gained international...

    To Be Published June 5th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Public Service Broadcasting 3.0

    Legal Design for the Digital Present

    By Mira Burri

    Series: Routledge Research in Media Law

    The digital media environment is characterized by an abundance and diversity of content, a multiplicity of platforms, new modes of content production, distribution and access, and changed patterns of consumer and business behaviour. This has challenged the traditional model of public service...

    To Be Published June 8th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Builders of the Vision

    Software and the Imagination of Design

    By Daniel Cardoso Llach

    Builders of the Vision traces the intellectual history and contemporary practices of Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Numerical Control since the years following World War II until today. Drawing from primary archival and ethnographic sources, it identifies and documents the crucial ideas shaping...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Imagining the American West through Film and Tourism

    By Warwick Frost, Jennifer Laing

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    The West is one of the strongest and most enduring place images in the world and its myth is firmly rooted in popular culture – whether novels, film, television, music, clothing and even video games. The West combines myth and history, rugged natural scenery and wide open spaces, popular culture...

    To Be Published June 11th 2015 by Routledge