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Forthcoming Political Communication Books

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  1. Nation, Ethnicity and Race on Russian Television

    Mediating Post-Soviet Difference

    By Stephen Hutchings, Vera Tolz

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

    Russia, one of the most ethno-culturally diverse countries in the world, provides a rich case study on how globalisation and associated international trends are disrupting, and causing the radical rethinking of approaches to, inter-ethnic cohesion. The book highlights the importance of television...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Routledge Companion to Alternative and Community Media

    Edited by Chris Atton

    The Routledge Companion to Alternative and Community Media provides an authoritative and comprehensive examination of the diverse forms, practices and philosophies of alternative and community media across the world. The volume offers a multiplicity of perspectives to examine the reasons why...

    To Be Published May 24th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Networked China

    Global Dynamics of Digital Media and Civic Engagement

    Edited by Wenhong Chen, Stephen D. Reese

    Series: New Agendas in Communication Series

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Climate Change Rhetoric and Communication

    The Argumentative Situation

    By Philip Eubanks

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

    This book undertakes the difficult task of examining why there is an argument about climate change when – at least, according to many – there should be no debate at all. The book is not about condemning the wildest statements of religious fundamentalists or spokespeople for fossil fuel interests (...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Disability Rights Advocacy and New Media in Britain and America

    By Filippo Trevisan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

    Can the Internet re-configure political participation to be a more inclusive experience for users with disabilities, enhancing their stakes in democratic citizenship? So far scholars have erroneously conflated the complex relationship between disability and online technology into digital divide...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Algorithmic Life

    Calculation in the Age of Big Data

    Edited by Louise Amoore, Volha Piotukh

    Amid the proliferating cross-disciplinary discussion of ‘big data’ and algorithms, there is currently a lack of academic work on the changing landscape of calculative technologies and devices, this volume critically explores forms and techniques of calculation that emerge with digital...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 June 30th 2015 by Routledge