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Forthcoming Communication Studies Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Audience Feedback in the News Media

    By Bill Reader

    Series: Routledge Research in Journalism

    As long as there has been news media, there has been audience feedback. This book provides the first definitive history of the evolution of audience feedback, from the early newsbooks of the 16th century to the rough-and-tumble online forums of the modern age. In addition to tracing the historical...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Boundaries of Journalism

    Professionalism, Practices and Participation

    Edited by Matt Carlson, Seth C. Lewis

    Series: Shaping Inquiry in Culture, Communication and Media Studies

    The concept of boundaries has become a central theme in the study of journalism. In recent years, the decline of legacy news organizations and the rise of new interactive media tools have thrust such questions as "what is journalism" and "who is a journalist" into the limelight. Struggles over...

    To Be Published March 10th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Community-based Media Pedagogies

    Listening in the Commons

    By Bronwen Low, Paula M. Salvio, Chloe Brushwood Rose

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Participatory media serves as a tool for individual and community education and development, allowing students to express their ideas and opinions without always hearing those of others. Vital to the storytelling in these community spaces is listening—the listening of project facilitators to...

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Mapping BRICS Media

    Edited by Kaarle Nordenstreng, Daya Thussu

    Series: Internationalizing Media Studies

    Mapping BRICS Media is the first comprehensive and comparative study of the emerging media landscape in the world’s most dynamic and fastest growing markets. This pioneering collection focuses on one of the key topics in contemporary international relations - the emergence of BRICS (Brazil, Russia,...

    To Be Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Inside Family Viewing (Routledge Revivals)

    Ethnographic Research on Television's Audiences

    By James Lull

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1990, this title presents a rich account of how television intersects with family life in American and other world cultures. From an analysis of the political and cultural significance of China’s most important television series to detailed descriptions of how families in the...

    To Be Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Journalism and Human Rights

    How Demographics Drive Media Coverage

    Edited by John C. Pollock

    This book is the first collection of original research to explore links between demographics and media coverage of emerging human rights issues. It covers cross-national reporting on human trafficking, HIV/AIDS, water contamination, and child labour; and same-sex marriage, Guantanamo detainee...

    To Be Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Discourses of Ideology and Identity

    Social Media and the Iranian Election Protests

    By Chris Featherman

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Discourse

    In this monograph, Chris Featherman adopts a discourse analytical approach to explore the ways in which social movement ideologies and identities are discursively constructed in new and old media. In the context of his argument, Featherman also considers current debates surrounding the role that...

    To Be Published April 13th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Communication Yearbook 39

    Edited by Elisia L. Cohen

    Communication Yearbook 39 continues the tradition of publishing state-of-the-discipline literature reviews and essays. Editor Elisia Cohen presents a volume that is highly international and interdisciplinary in scope, with authors and chapters representing the broad global interests of the...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Applied Communication Research Methods

    Everything You Need to Get Started

    By Michael Boyle, Mike Schmierbach

    Communication students are more engaged in learning about research methods when they are experiencing how research actually works in hands-on practice. A core text for undergraduate research methods courses, Applied Communication Research Methods: Everything You Need to Get Started shows how...

    To Be Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Memory and Cognition in Its Social Context

    By Robert S. Wyer, Jr., Thomas K. Srull

    The first comprehensive theoretical formulation of the way people use information they receive about their social environments to make judgments and behavioral decisions, this volume focuses on the cognitive processes that underlie the use of social information. These include initial interpretation...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press