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  1. Tabloid Television

    Popular Journalism and the 'Other News'

    By John Langer

    Series: Communication and Society

    Fires, floods, accidents, celebrity lifestyles, heroic acts of humble people, cute acts by family pets and the weather. Television's non-news about non-events takes up an increasingly large part of contemporary broadcast journalism, but is regularly dismissed by television pundits as having no...

    Published November 19th 1997 by Routledge

  2. Language Machines

    Technologies of Literary and Cultural Production

    Edited by Jeffrey Masten, Peter Stallybrass, Nancy J. Vickers

    Series: Essays from the English Institute

    Language Machines questions any easily progressive model of technological change, demonstrating the persistence rather than the obsolescence of language technologies over time, the continuous and complicated overlap of pens, presses, screens and voice. In these essays new technologies do not simply...

    Published November 9th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Undressing Cinema

    Clothing and identity in the movies

    By Stella Bruzzi

    From Audrey Hepburn in Givenchy, to sharp-suited gangsters in Tarantino movies, clothing is central to film. In Undressing Cinema, Stella Bruzzi explores how far from being mere accessories, clothes are key elements in the construction of cinematic identities, and she proposes new and dynamic links...

    Published November 5th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Effective Fund-Raising Management

    By Kathleen S. Kelly

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    In a ground-breaking departure from existing works, almost all of which are how-to manuals based on anecdotal evidence, this is the first academic textbook on fund raising. By integrating practical knowledge with social science theory and research, it presents a comprehensive approach to the...

    Published October 31st 1997 by Routledge

  5. The Road Movie Book

    Edited by Steven Cohan, Ina Rae Hark

    The Road Movie Book is the first comprehensive study of an enduring but ever-changing Hollywood genre, its place in American culture, and its legacy to world cinema. The road and the cinema both flourished in the twentieth century, as technological advances brought motion pictures to a mass...

    Published October 15th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Shakespeare, The Movie

    Popularizing the Plays on Film, TV and Video

    Edited by Lynda E. Boose, Richard Burt

    Shakespeare, The Movie brings together an impressive line-up of contributors to consider how Shakespeare has been adapted on film, TV, and video, and explores the impact of this popularization on the canonical status of Shakespeare.Taking a fresh look at the Bard an his place in the movies,...

    Published October 8th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Sexing the Groove

    Popular Music and Gender

    Edited by Sheila Whiteley

    Sexing the Groove discusses these issues and many more, bringing together leading music and cultural theorists to explore the relationships between popular music, gender and sexuality. The contributors, who include Mavis Beayton, Stella Bruzzi, Sara Cohen, Sean Cubitt, Keith Negus and Will Straw,...

    Published October 1st 1997 by Routledge

  8. Mass Communications Research Resources

    An Annotated Guide

    Edited by Christopher H. Sterling, James K. Bracken, Susan M. Hill

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This reference book is designed as a road map for researchers who need to find specific information about American mass communication as expeditiously as possible. Taking a topical approach, it integrates publications and organizations into subject-focused chapters for easy user reference. The...

    Published August 31st 1997 by Routledge

  9. Message Production

    Advances in Communication Theory

    Edited by John O. Greene

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    The last two decades have seen the development of a number of models that have proven particularly important in advancing understanding of message-production processes. Now it appears that a "second generation" of theories is emerging, one that reflects considerable conceptual advances over earlier...

    Published August 31st 1997 by Routledge

  10. Time To Know Them

    A Longitudinal Study of Writing and Learning at the College Level

    By Marilyn S. Sternglass

    In a time of declining resources in institutions of higher education, we grapple with how priorities are to be set for the limited resources available. Most vulnerable are those students labeled underprepared by colleges and universities. Should we argue that the limited resources available ought...

    Published August 31st 1997 by Routledge