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Forthcoming Communication Studies Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. News and the Net

    By Barrie Gunter

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

    Originally published in 2003. This book examines the growth of news provision on the internet and its implications for news presentation, journalism practice, news consumers, and the business of running news organizations. Much of the focus is placed on the migration of newspapers onto the internet...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Future of Internet Policy

    Edited by Peter Decherney, Victor Pickard

    All of the short essays in this volume look past the rhetoric of technological determinism and reliance on the natural logic of the market to consider the power of law and policy to steer new media in one direction or another. Many of the essays look backwards through history or outwards across...

    To Be Published July 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Public Service Media in Europe: A Comparative Approach

    Edited by Karen Arriaza Ibarra, Eva Nowak, Raymond Kuhn

    Series: Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education

    Public service media (PSM) have been the mainstay of Western European broadcasting for a number of decades. Yet despite a general political consensus in favour of PSM, recent technological, economic and political changes have led to a questioning of their value. This new collection of essays...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Environmental Communication and Travel Journalism

    Consumerism, Conflict and Concern

    By Lyn McGaurr

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

    Travel journalism about natural attractions is environmental communication at the cusp of consumerism and concern. Countries and regions that market forests, rivers and wildlife to international tourists drive place-of-origin brand recognition that benefits exporters in other sectors....

    To Be Published July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Routledge Handbook of Language and Digital Communication

    Edited by Alexandra Georgakopoulou, Tereza Spilioti

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Digital Communication provides a comprehensive, state of the art overview of language-focused research on digital communication, taking stock and registering the latest trends that set the agenda for future developments in this thriving and fast moving field....

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Future of Journalism in an Age of Digital Media and Economic Uncertainty

    Edited by Bob Franklin

    Series: Journalism Studies

    The development of digital media has delivered innovations and prompted tectonic shifts in all aspects of journalism practice, the journalism industry and scholarly research in the field of journalism studies; this book offers detailed accounts of changes in all three arenas. The collapse of the ‘...

    To Be Published August 12th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Handbook of Critical Public Relations

    Edited by Jacquie L'Etang, David McKie, Nancy Snow, Jordi Xifra

    Series: Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

    Critical theory has a long history, but a relatively recent intersection with public relations. This ground-breaking collection engages with commonalities and differences in the traditions, whilst encouraging plural perspectives in the contemporary public relations field. Compiled by a high-profile...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Understanding Communication Theory

    A Beginner's Guide

    By Stephen M. Croucher

    This book offers students a comprehensive, theoretical, and practical guide to communication theory. Croucher defines the various perspectives on communication theory—the social scientific, interpretive, and critical approaches—and then takes on the theories themselves, with topics including...

    To Be Published September 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Ecomedia

    Key Issues

    Edited by Stephen Rust, Salma Monani, Sean Cubitt

    Series: Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

    Ecomedia: Key Issues is a comprehensive textbook introducing the burgeoning field of ecomedia studies to provide an overview of the interface between environmental issues and the media globally. Linking the world of media production, distribution, and consumption to environmental understandings,...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Audience Transformations

    Shifting Audience Positions in Late Modernity

    Edited by Nico Carpentier, Kim Christian Schrøder, Lawrie Hallett

    Series: Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education

    The concept of the audience is changing. In the twenty-first century there are novel configurations of user practices and technological capabilities that are altering the way we understand and trust media organizations and representations, how we participate in society, and how we construct our...

    To Be Published September 18th 2015 by Routledge