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  1. Communication Yearbook 25

    Edited by William B. Gudykunst

    Communication Yearbook 25 is devoted to publishing state-of-the-art literature reviews in which authors critique and synthesize a body of communication research. This volume contains critical, integrative reviews of research on democracy and new communication technologies; the Federal Communication...

    Published May 1st 2001 by Routledge

  2. Children and Their Changing Media Environment

    A European Comparative Study

    Edited by Sonia Livingstone, Moira Bovill

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Focusing on the meanings, uses, and impacts of new media in childhood, family life, peer culture, and the relation between home and school, this volume sets out to address many of the questions, fears, and hopes regarding the changing place of media in the lives of today's children and young people...

    Published May 1st 2001 by Routledge

  3. Twilight of Press Freedom

    The Rise of People's Journalism

    By John C. Merrill, Peter J. Gade, Frederick R. Blevens

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This volume offers a historical, philosophical, and practical critique of public and civic journalism--a movement that gained momentum in the final decade of the 20th century. During that period, proponents of the movement have published nearly a dozen books expanding upon and expounding the...

    Published April 1st 2001 by Routledge

  4. Media Effects and Society

    By Elizabeth M. Perse

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Media Effects and Society provides an in-depth look at media effects and offers a theoretical foundation for understanding mass media's impact on individuals and society. Working from the assumption that media effects are common and are underestimated, author Elizabeth M. Perse identifies dominant...

    Published January 1st 2001 by Routledge

  5. Telecommunications Management

    By Richard Gershon, Richard A. Gershon

    Series: LEA Telecommunications Series

    With today's communications industry experiencing major changes on an almost daily basis, media managers must have a clear understanding of the different delivery platforms, as well as a grasp of critical management, planning, and economic factors in order to stay current and move their...

    Published January 1st 2001 by Routledge

  6. Television and the American Family

    2nd Edition

    Edited by J. Alison Bryant, J. Alison Bryant

    This second edition of a trend-setting volume provides an updated examination of the interaction between families and the most pervasive mass medium: television. Charting the dynamic developments of the American family and television over the past decade, this volume provides a comprehensive...

    Published December 1st 2000 by Routledge

  7. Communication and Community

    Edited by Gregory J. Shepherd, Eric W. Rothenbuhler

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This distinctive volume combines synthetic theoretical essays and reports of original research to address the interrelations of communication and community in a wide variety of settings. Chapters address interpersonal conversation and communal relationships; journalism organizations and political...

    Published December 1st 2000 by Routledge

  8. Advertising and Consumer Culture

    A Special Issue of Mass Communication & Society

    Edited by Matthew P. McAllister, Sharon R. Mazzarella

    Furthering the dialogue about the growing power of commercialization and consumerism from a variety of perspectives and methodologies, this special issue contains a meticulously-researched account of the early battles waged over advertising regulation. It also includes articles examining the...

    Published November 1st 2000 by Routledge

  9. G Is for Growing

    Thirty Years of Research on Children and Sesame Street

    Edited by Shalom M. Fisch, Rosemarie T. Truglio

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This volume--a collection and synthesis of key research studies since the program's inception over three decades ago--serves as a marker of the significant role that Sesame Street plays in the education and socialization of young children. Editors Shalom M. Fisch and Rosemarie T. Truglio have...

    Published November 1st 2000 by Routledge

  10. White News

    Why Local News Programs Don't Cover People of Color

    By Don Heider

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Is TV news racist? If the purpose of local news is to cover individual communities and to present issues of interest and concern to local audiences, why are local newscasts so similar in markets around the country? These are the questions that motivated Heider's research, leading to the development...

    Published November 1st 2000 by Routledge