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Forthcoming Political Communication Books

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  1. Entertainment Media and Politics

    Advances in Effects-Based Research

    Edited by Robert Lance Holbert

    The prominence of politically-themed entertainment is evident across the global media landscape. Given its popularity, it is important to gain a firm understanding of the mechanisms through which this diverse and multi-faceted content can generate democratic outcomes. In addition, it is essential...

    To Be Published December 4th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Art and Protest in Putin's Russia

    By Lena Jonson

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    The Pussy Riot protest, and the subsequent heavy handed treatment of the protestors, grabbed the headlines, but this was not an isolated instance of art being noticeably critical of the regime. As this book, based on extensive original research, shows, there has been gradually emerging over recent...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Mapping BRICS Media

    Edited by Kaarle Nordenstreng, Daya Thussu

    Series: Internationalizing Media Studies

    This pioneering collection focuses on one of the key topics in contemporary international relations - the emergence of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) - a grouping which includes some of the world’s largest populations and fastest growing economies. Mapping BRICS Media...

    To Be Published March 15th 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 a form of environmental communication. This book explores environmental communication as a cosmopolitan project at the cusp of consumerism and concern, considers government tourist public relations as elite reputation management, and applies models of...

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 in Europe looks at the early establishment of public service media as the main media in many countries before charting its transformation and evolution in recent years. The book explores how these changes depend partly on its autonomy from or dependency on the political power...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Activism on the Web

    Everyday Struggles against Digital Capitalism

    By Veronica Barassi

    Series: Routledge New Developments in Communication and Society Research

    With rapid changes in web technologies and the restructuring of the online political economy, one of the crucial priorities of our times is the investigation of the way in which people negotiate, criticise and resist web developments. This book draws on comparative ethnographic research amongst...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Environmental Communication and the Media

    By Nancy Sami Reist

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

    Environmental Communication and the Media provides readers with a framework for understanding the process of creating and interpreting media messages about environmental topics. The book includes both practical and theoretical information about persuasion, diffusion, audience analysis and...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Portraying Power

    Film and Politics in the New Media Age

    By Regina G. Lawrence

    Portraying Power follows the recent trend toward using popular culture and entertainment as a vehicle for explaining politics by pushing the line of inquiry into the study of film, the form of entertainment least explored by scholars of political communication. Film studies rooted in film theory...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Constrained Elitism and Contemporary Democratic Theory

    By Timothy Kersey

    Series: Routledge Advances in Democratic Theory

    Today, examples of the public’s engagement with political issues through commercial and communicative mechanisms have become increasingly common. In February 2012, the Susan G. Komen Foundation reversed a decision to cease funding of cancer screening programs through Planned Parenthood amidst...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Companion to Alternative and Community Media

    Edited by Chris Atton

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge