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  1. Theory and Research in Mass Communication

    Contexts and Consequences, 2nd Edition

    By David K. Perry

    This updated edition presents a civic journalism treatment of the field of mass communication research. The sine qua non of the civic journalism movement seems to center around an implicit assumption that the human mind is an evolved part in the natural world, not a detached spectator as much...

    Published November 1st 2001 by Routledge

  2. Time, Change, and the American Newspaper

    By George Sylvie, Patricia D. Witherspoon

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Time, Change, and the American Newspaper focuses on newspapers as organizations, examining the role of change in the newspaper industry and providing a model from which to view and respond to change. Authors George Sylvie and Patricia D. Witherspoon discuss environmental and organizational...

    Published November 1st 2001 by Routledge

  3. Ethics and Professional Persuasion

    A Special Double Issue of the journal of Mass Media Ethics

    Edited by Ralph D. Barney

    Examining the applied media ethics question of professional persuasion, this special double issue resulted from a colloquium and conference on allowable ethical limits of deception in professional persuasion. Participants were invited to reason their way toward a threshold that would define...

    Published November 1st 2001 by Routledge

  4. Parental Control of Television Broadcasting

    By Monroe E. Price, Stefaan Verhulst

    Edited by Dee H. Andrews, Harold F. O'Neil

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This project, originally developed for the European Community, examines parental roles in controlling television programs watched by children in Europe. The structure of the study includes: *an analysis of the technical devices available to assist in parental control of television broadcasting...

    Published November 1st 2001 by Routledge

  5. Television Talk Shows

    Discourse, Performance, Spectacle

    Edited by Andrew Tolson

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    The "talk show" has become a ubiquitous feature of American and European television. The various examples have been frequently discussed by academic commentators, as well as journalists in an attempt to place them in a cultural setting. Ultimately, the conclusion is reached by both academics and...

    Published June 1st 2001 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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