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  1. Visions of Suburbia

    Edited by Roger Silverstone

    Suburbia. Tupperware, television, bungalows and respectable front lawns. Always instantly recognisable though never entirely familiar. The tight semi-detached estates of thirties Britain and the infenced and functional tract housing of middle America. The elegant villas of Victorian London and the...

    Published December 4th 1996 by Routledge

  2. Telewars in the States

    Telecommunications Issues in A New Era of Competition

    By Thomas W. Bonnett

    While many telecommunication books focus on national issues and the FCC, few address the state's role in regulating the telecommunication industry. Telecommunication policy has often been an insider's game -- conducted by regulators and the industry. As such, competition undermines the traditional...

    Published November 30th 1996 by Routledge

  3. Searching for Security

    Women's Responses to Economic Transformations

    By Isa Baud, Ines Smyth

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    Human Security is a development buzzword of the 1990s. To attain security people need to be safe from natural disasters, such as famine, and 'man-made' problems, such as unemployment. Women are a particularly insecure section of society with the impact of deprivation disproportionately shouldered...

    Published November 27th 1996 by Routledge

  4. Generations and Geographies in the Visual Arts: Feminist Readings

    Edited by Griselda Pollock

    In Generations and Geographies in the Visual Achallenge of Arts: Feminist Readings the challenge of contemporary feminist theory encounters the provocation of the visual arts made by women in the twentieth century. The major issue is difference: sexual, cultural and social. The book points to the...

    Published November 27th 1996 by Routledge

  5. Studying Audiences

    The Shock of the Real

    By Virginia Nightingale

    Studying Audiences: The Shock of the Real provides a critical overview of cultural studies research into the television audience. With the development of ethnographic research methods, hailed by Stuart Hall as `a new and exciting phase' in audience research, researchers turned their critical...

    Published November 27th 1996 by Routledge

  6. The Communication Theory Reader

    Edited by Paul Cobley

    This collection of readings is designed to provide easy access to Communication Theory. Many of the essays in the Reader have previously been difficult to obtain and many have appeared in contexts where their relevance for communications, media and cultural studies was not immediately apparent. The...

    Published November 20th 1996 by Routledge

  7. The Fragile Community

    Living Together With Aids

    By Mara B. Adelman, Larry R. Frey

    Series: Everyday Communication Series

    This book examines the concept of "community," focusing on how communication practices help manage the tensions of creating and sustaining everyday communal life amidst the crisis of human loss. While acknowledging how the contradictory and inconsistent nature of human relationships inevitably...

    Published October 31st 1996 by Routledge

  8. Elvis After Elvis

    The Posthumous Career of a Living Legend

    By Gilbert B. Rodman

    'For a dead man, Elvis Presley is awfully noisy. His body may have failed him in 1977, but today his spirit, his image, and his myths do more than live on: they flourish, they thrive, they multiply.'Why is Elvis Presley so ubiquitous a presence in US culture? Why does he continue to enjoy a...

    Published October 30th 1996 by Routledge

  9. The Multimedia Handbook

    By Tony Cawkell

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 23rd 1996 by Routledge

  10. Media Production Agreements

    A User's Guide for Film and Programme Makers

    By Philip Alberstat

    Media Production Agreements is an invaluable reference tool for film, television and video producers and has been written specifically for all those involved in the media industry. Providing legal information and sound advice on the structuring of deals and negotiated agreements, this authoritative...

    Published October 23rd 1996 by Routledge