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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 16 new and published books in the subject of Radio — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. The Memory of Sound

    Preserving the Sonic Past

    By Seán Street

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    This book explores the connections between sound and memory across all electronic media, with a particular focus on radio. Street explores our capacity to remember through sound and how we can help ourselves preserve a sense of self through the continuity of memory. In so doing, he analyzes how the...

    Published June 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Right-Wing Populism and the Media

    Edited by Claire Snyder-Hall, Cynthia Burack

    The United States has intermittently experienced left- and right-wing populist movements that challenge established forms of corrupt political authority and promise to return America to the ideals of its founders and people. For those who might have hoped that the new century would bring an end to...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Radio’s Digital Dilemma

    Broadcasting in the Twenty-First Century

    By John Nathan Anderson

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    Radio's Digital Dilemma is the first comprehensive analysis of the United States’ digital radio transition, chronicling the technological and policy development of the HD Radio broadcast standard. A story laced with anxiety, ignorance, and hubris, the evolution of HD Radio pitted the nation’s...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Poetry of Radio

    The Colour of Sound

    By Seán Street

    This book explores the idea of the poetic in radio and sound as well as the concept of pure sound as poetry, both historically and within a contemporary perspective, examining examples of makers and works internationally. The work examines the development of poetic forms in sound broadcasting...

    Published June 13th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Radio's New Wave

    Global Sound in the Digital Era

    Edited by Jason Loviglio, Michele Hilmes

    Radio’s New Wave explores the evolution of audio media and sound scholarship in the digital age. Extending and updating the focus of their widely acclaimed 2001 book The Radio Reader, Hilmes and Loviglio gather together innovative work by both established and rising scholars to explore the ways...

    Published May 29th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Media Production

    A Practical Guide to Radio & TV

    By Amanda Willett

    Media Production is an introductory guide to radio, TV and film production techniques. Illuminating the step by step process from conception to delivery, from the initial brainstorms, through planning, research and editing, this book creates a guided structure to help students learn about...

    Published December 11th 2012 by Routledge

  7. A History of Popular Culture

    More of Everything, Faster and Brighter, 2nd Edition

    By Raymond F. Betts, Lyz Bly

    This lively and informative survey provides a thematic global history of popular culture focusing on the period since the end of the Second World War. A History of Popular Culture explores the rapid diffusion and 'hybridization' of popular culture as the result of three conditions of the world...

    Published November 28th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Interviewing for Radio

    2nd Edition

    By Jim Beaman

    Series: Media Skills

    'Jim Beaman’s Interviewing for Radio is a classic and seminal practice text, brilliantly written and masterful in its content. Nobody working in professional radio can do without it. It is a must for all radio courses and I could not recommend it more highly' - Tim Crook, Head of Radio, Goldsmiths...

    Published April 8th 2011 by Routledge

  9. The Biographical Encyclopedia of American Radio

    Edited by Christopher H. Sterling, Cary O'Dell

    The Biographical Encyclopedia of American Radio presents the very best biographies of the internationally acclaimed three-volume Encyclopedia of Radio in a single volume. It includes more than 200 biographical entries on the most important and influential American radio personalities, writers,...

    Published July 27th 2010 by Routledge

  10. The Concise Encyclopedia of American Radio

    Edited by Christopher H. Sterling, Cary O'Dell

    The average American listens to the radio three hours a day. In light of recent technological developments such as internet radio, some argue that the medium is facing a crisis, while others claim we are at the dawn of a new radio revolution. The Concise Encyclopedia of American Radio is an...

    Published December 17th 2009 by Routledge