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  1. Key Concepts in Cinema Studies

    By Susan Hayward

    This is an A to Z of key critical film terms, which succeeds in making film texts and analysis accessible to the student....

    Published June 12th 1996 by Routledge

  2. The American Journalist in the 1990s

    U.S. News People at the End of An Era

    By David H. Weaver, G. Cleveland Wilhoit

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Who are U.S. journalists? What are their backgrounds and educational experiences? Why did they choose journalism as an occupation? What do they think about their work? What are their professional and ethical values? What kinds of work do they consider their best? Do men differ from women on these...

    Published May 31st 1996 by Routledge

  3. Television Aesthetics

    Perceptual, Cognitive and Compositional Bases

    By Nikos Metallinos

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    USE FIRST TWO PARAGRAPHS ONLY FOR GENERAL CATALOGS... This volume offers a response to three ongoing needs: * to develop the main composition principles pertinent to the visual commmunication medium of television; * to establish the field of television aesthetics as an extension of the broader...

    Published May 31st 1996 by Routledge

  4. Understanding Journalism

    A Guide to Issues

    By John Wilson

    Never has the media been so critically regarded as at the present time. Documenting many areas of debate and dispute between journalists, the media, public organizations and politicians, the author identifies why conflicts will continue. Covering topics from government bias to censorship, official...

    Published May 22nd 1996 by Routledge

  5. Confrontation Talk

    Arguments, Asymmetries, and Power on Talk Radio

    By Ian Hutchby

    Series: Everyday Communication Series

    Using conversation analysis to explore the nature of argument, asymmetry, and power on talk radio, this book focuses on the interplay between the structures of talk in interaction and the structures of participation on talk radio. In the process, it demonstrates how conversation analysis may be...

    Published March 31st 1996 by Routledge

  6. Suspense

    Conceptualizations, Theoretical Analyses, and Empirical Explorations

    Edited by Peter Vorderer, Hans Jrgen Wulff, Mike Friedrichsen

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This volume begins with the general assumption that suspense is a major criterion for both an audience's selection and evaluation of entertaining media offerings. This assumption is supported not only by the popularity of suspenseful narratives, but also by the reasons users give for their actual...

    Published March 31st 1996 by Routledge

  7. Cultures of Consumption

    By Frank Mort

    First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 27th 1996 by Routledge

  8. Potent Fictions

    Children's Literacy and the Challenge of Popular Culture

    Edited by Mary Hilton

    Today's children spend more time than ever before watching television, playing computer games and reading comic and pulp fiction. Many of these are directly designed by the toy and media industry. Are children therefore simply being manipulated? There is widespread concern that because of these...

    Published March 20th 1996 by Routledge

  9. New infotainment Technologies in the Home

    Demand-side Perspectives

    Edited by Ruby Roy Dholakia, Norbert Mundorf, Nikhilesh Dholakia

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    As the "information superhighway" moves into the home through interactive media, enhanced telecom services, and hybrid appliances, interest continually grows in how consumers adopt and use Information Technology (IT), the strategies IT marketers use to reach consumers, and the public policies that...

    Published February 29th 1996 by Routledge

  10. American Communication Research

    The Remembered History

    Edited by Everette E. Dennis, Ellen Ann Wartella

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This book captures the essence of a never-to-be-repeated glimpse at the history of media research. It offers a unique examination of the origins, meaning, and impact of media and communication research in America, with links to European antecedents. Based on a high-level seminar series at Columbia...

    Published February 29th 1996 by Routledge