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  1. International Radio Journalism

    By Tim Crook

    Series: Communication and Society

    Radio journalists have witnessed much of the history of the twentieth century. From early documentary recordings , to the ground-breaking war reporting of Ed Murrow and Richard Dimbleby, to the sophisticated commentaries of Alistair Cooke and reporters such as Fergal Keane, International Radio...

    Published December 25th 1997 by Routledge

  2. Scottish Rhetoric and Its Influences

    Edited by Lyne‚ Lewis Gaillet

    An outgrowth of the recent meeting of the International Society of the History of Rhetoric, this collection challenges the reader to reexamine the broad influence of 18th- and 19th-century Scottish rhetoric, often credited for shaping present-day studies in psychology, philosophy, literary...

    Published December 1st 1997 by Routledge

  3. Being An Older Woman

    A Study in the Social Production of Identity

    By Isabella Paoletti

    Series: Everyday Communication Series

    The study presented in this volume examines how older women's identities are socially constructed and, in particular, how they can be influenced by institutional intervention. The interest in identity production is not only theoretical, but also practical. Different perceptions of oneself as an...

    Published December 1st 1997 by Routledge

  4. Teaching the Media

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Andrew Hart

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    In TEACHING THE MEDIA: INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVES Andrew Hart initiates a challenging dialogue about approaches to Media teaching in the major English-speaking nations of the world, including the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, and South Africa. By animating actual lessons and...

    Published December 1st 1997 by Routledge

  5. Political Communication

    Politics, Press, and Public in America

    By Richard M. Perloff

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    In this political communication text, Richard M. Perloff examines the various ways in which messages are constructed and communicated from public officials and politicians through the mass media to the ultimate receivers-the people. With a focus on the history of political communication, he...

    Published December 1st 1997 by Routledge

  6. 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 20th 1997 by Routledge

  7. 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 10th 1997 by Routledge

  8. 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 6th 1997 by Routledge

  9. 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 November 1st 1997 by Routledge

  10. 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 16th 1997 by Routledge