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  1. Emotion and the Structure of Narrative Film

    Film As An Emotion Machine

    By Ed S. Tan

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Introduced one hundred years ago, film has since become part of our lives. For the past century, however, the experience offered by fiction films has remained a mystery. Questions such as why adult viewers cry and shiver, and why they care at all about fictional characters -- while aware that they...

    Published December 11th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Ties That Blind in Canadian/american Relations

    The Politics of News Discourse

    By Richard L. Barton

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This volume explores the political impact of journalistic discourse on international -- and especially Canadian/American -- relations. In so doing, it provides a comparative analysis of American and international press accounts of selected Canadian/American issues such as free trade, cruise missile...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  3. The Formation of Campaign Agendas

    A Comparative Analysis of Party and Media Roles in Recent American and British Elections

    By Holli A. Semetko, Jay G. Blumler, Michael Gurevitch, David H. Weaver, Steve Barkin

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This unusual volume seeks to accomplish three related goals: * to assess the extent and limits of media power in election campaigns * to extend the concept of media agenda-setting to include the contributions of powerful news sources in the process of election agenda formation * to evaluate...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Public Relations Research Annual

    Volume 3

    Edited by Larissa A. Grunig, James E. Grunig

    Published in book form, this is a scholarly periodical of academic research in public relations, containing refereed reviews and reports of original studies. It follows the current trend toward more solidly grounded, theoretical research in a field that has only begun to mature. The studies and...

    Published December 8th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Media Accountability

    Who Will Watch the Watchdog in the Twitter Age?

    Edited by William Babcock

    A small collection of well-honed tools has been employed for some time by media practitioners and the public to help maintain and improve the credibility of journalism and the mass media. These media accountability tools have included ethics codes, media critics, news councils, ombudsmen,...

    Published December 4th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Audience Responses To Media Diversification

    Coping With Plenty

    Edited by Lee B. Becker, Klaus Schoenbach

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    First published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 1st 2011 by Routledge

  7. Measuring Psychological Responses To Media Messages

    Edited by Annie Lang

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Characterized by its multi-level interdisciplinary character, communication has become a variable field -- one in which the level of analysis varies. This has had important ramifications for the study of communication because, to some extent, the questions one asks are determined by the methods one...

    Published December 1st 2011 by Routledge

  8. Legitimating Television

    Media Convergence and Cultural Status

    By Michael Z Newman, Elana Levine

    Legitimating Television: Media Convergence and Cultural Status explores how and why television is gaining a new level of cultural respectability in the 21st century. Once looked down upon as a "plug-in drug" offering little redeeming social or artistic value, television is now said to be in a...

    Published September 7th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Controversies in Media Ethics

    3rd Edition

    By A. David Gordon, John Michael Kittross, John C. Merrill, William Babcock, Michael Dorsher

    Controversies in Media Ethics offers students, instructors and professionals multiple perspectives on media ethics issues presenting vast "gray areas" and few, if any, easy answers. This third edition includes a wide range of subjects, and demonstrates a willingness to tackle the problems raised by...

    Published June 13th 2011 by Routledge

  10. The Post-Soviet Russian Media

    Conflicting Signals

    Edited by Birgit Beumers, Stephen Hutchings, Natalia Rulyova

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    This book explores developments in the Russian mass media since the collapse of the USSR in 1991. Complementing and building upon its companion volume, Television and Culture in Putin's Russia: Remote Control, it traces the tensions resulting from the effective return to state-control under Putin...

    Published May 11th 2011 by Routledge