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  1. Origins of Mass Communications Research During the American Cold War

    Educational Effects and Contemporary Implications

    By Timothy Glander

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    In this critical examination of the beginnings of mass communications research in the United States, written from the perspective of an educational historian, Timothy Glander uses archival materials that have not been widely studied to document, contextualize, and interpret the dominant expressions...

    Published December 1st 1999 by Routledge

  2. Balancing the Secrets of Private Disclosures

    Edited by Sandra Petronio

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This book joins together disclosure, privacy, and secrecy to pursue a greater understanding of how people are both public and private in their interactions. To be social yet autonomous, known yet unknown, independent yet dependent on others is essential to the communicative world. How do people...

    Published December 1st 1999 by Routledge

  3. Journalism and Democracy

    An Evaluation of the Political Public Sphere

    By Brian McNair

    The public sphere is said to be in crisis. Dumbing down, tabloidisation, infotainment and spin are alleged to contaminate it, adversely affecting the quality of political journalism and of democracy itself. There is a pervasive pessimism about the relationship between the media and democracy, and...

    Published November 25th 1999 by Routledge

  4. Lies We Live By

    Defeating Doubletalk and Deception in Advertising, Politics, and the Media

    By Carl Hausman

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 18th 1999 by Routledge

  5. A History of Pre-Cinema

    Edited by Stephen Herbert

    Series: Routledge Library of Media and Cultural Studies

    This set collects together for the first time rare and scattered material on the history of pre-cinema. It includes articles on stereoscopic photography; the use of kaleidoscopes; optical illusions; theatre design; magic lanterns and mirrors; shadow theatre, and much more. The articles are taken...

    Published November 11th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Environmental Risks and the Media

    Edited by Barbara Adam, Stuart Allan, Cynthia Carter

    Environmental Risks and the Media explores the ways in which environmental risks, threats and hazards are represented, transformed and contested by the media. At a time when popular conceptions of the environment as a stable, natural world with which humanity interferes are being increasingly...

    Published November 11th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Black British Culture and Society

    A Text Reader

    Edited by Kwesi Owusu

    Series: Comedia

    Black British Culture and Society brings together in one indispensable volume key writings on the Black community in Britain, from the 'Windrush' immigrations of the late 1940s and 1950s to contemporary multicultural Britain. Combining classic writings on Black British life with new, specially...

    Published November 1st 1999 by Routledge

  8. The Emergent Organization

    Communication As Its Site and Surface

    By James R. Taylor, Elizabeth J. Van Every

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Today's organizations face a wide variety of challenges, including such contradictions as maintaining unity of action while becoming increasingly diverse. Even the definition of organization is changing and evolving. In this monograph, the authors apply their academic and professional experience to...

    Published November 1st 1999 by Routledge

  9. Multimedia

    A Critical Introduction

    By Richard Wise

    Multimedia: A Critical Introduction is a comprehensive guide to the new media form which has resulted from the application of computer technology to existing techniques of broadcasting and telecommunications transmission. The rapid growth of multimedia technologies such as the internet, e-mail and...

    Published October 21st 1999 by Routledge

  10. Televised Presidential Debates and Public Policy

    2nd Edition

    By Sidney Kraus

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    With this second edition, Kraus continues his examination of formal presidential debates, considering the experience of television in presidential elections, reviewing what has been learned about televised debates, and evaluating that knowledge in the context of the election process, specifically,...

    Published October 1st 1999 by Routledge