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Forthcoming Communication Studies Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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

  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 19th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  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 24th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Performing Kamishibai

    An Emerging New Literacy for a Global Audience

    By Tara McGowan

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Kamishibai (paper-theater), a Japanese picture-storytelling medium, is gaining global interest as we move from a text-based culture to one that emphasizes multiple semiotic systems and performance. This is the first volume to explore the potential of kamishibai as a dynamic "new" interactive medium...

    To Be Published May 4th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability and Public Relations

    Negotiating Multiple Complex Challenges

    By Donnalyn Pompper

    Series: Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

    While public relations offers numerous assets for organization-stakeholder relationship building and for ethical corporate social responsibility and sustainability communication, it also faces challenges linked to negative perceptions of the profession which can lead to accusations of "greenwashing...

    To Be Published May 11th 2015 by Routledge