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  1. Handbook of Defence Politics

    International and Comparative Perspectives

    Edited by Isaiah (Ike) Wilson III, James J. F. Forest

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Issues of defence politics and policy have long been at the forefront of political agendas and defining of international affairs. With a focus on examining the fundamental sources of – and defence policy responses to – the new ‘post-9/11’ security environment, this volume offers an up-to-date,...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Public Service Broadcasting 3.0

    Legal Design for the Digital Present

    By Mira Burri

    Series: Routledge Research in Media Law

    The digital media environment is characterized by an abundance and diversity of content, a multiplicity of platforms, new modes of content production, distribution and access, and changed patterns of consumer and business behaviour. This has challenged the traditional model of public service...

    To Be Published June 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Psychology of Conspiracy

    Edited by Michal Bilewicz, Aleksandra Cichocka, Wiktor Soral

    Why did the third World Trade Center building (WTC7) collapse on September 11th , even though it was not struck by any aircraft? Why did Princess Diana’s "drunk" driver look sober as he climbed into the car minutes before their deadly accident? Could a slender birch tree really have caused the...

    To Be Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Activism on the Web

    Everyday Struggles against Digital Capitalism

    By Veronica Barassi

    Series: Routledge New Developments in Communication and Society Research

    Activism on the Web examines the everyday tensions that political activists face as they come to terms with the increasingly commercialized nature of web technologies and sheds light on an important, yet under-investigated, dimension of the relationship between contemporary forms of social protest...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Chinese Public Diplomacy

    The Rise of Confucius Institutes

    By Falk Hartig

    Series: Routledge New Diplomacy Studies

    This book presents the first comprehensive analysis of Confucius Institutes, situating them as a tool of public diplomacy in the broader context of China’s foreign affairs. Since 2004, China has set up over 350 Confucius Institutes (and some 500 Confucius Classrooms) around the...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. European Media in Crisis

    Values, Risks and Policies

    Edited by Josef Trappel, Jeanette Steemers, Barbara Thomass

    Series: Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education

    When the financial markets collapsed in 2008, the media industry was affected by a major slump in advertising revenues, and a formerly highly successful business model fell into a state of decay. This economic crisis has threatened core social values of contemporary democracies, such as freedom,...

    To Be Published July 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Governance of Online Expression in a Networked World

    Edited by Helena Carrapico, Benjamin Farrand

    In recent years, we have witnessed the mushrooming of pro- democracy and protest movements not only in the Arab world, but also within Europe and the Americas. Such movements have ranged from popular upheavals, like in Tunisia and Egypt, to the organization of large-scale demonstrations against...

    To Be Published July 13th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Conservatism and Ideology

    Edited by Matthew Johnson, Mark Garnett, David M Walker

    Michael Oakshott described conservatism as a non-ideological preference for the familiar, tried, actual, limited, near, sufficient, convenient and present. Historically, conservatives have been associated with attempts to sustain social harmony between classes and groups within an organic,...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. State against Civil Society

    Contentious Politics and the Non-Systemic Opposition in Russia

    Edited by Cameron Ross

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    Over the period December 2011-July 2013, a tidal wave of mass protests swept through the Russian Capital and engulfed scores of cities and regions. These demonstrations came as a great shock to the Russian political establishment. After decades of the passive acceptance of the status quo it...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Garvin of the Observer

    By David Ayerst

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

    Originally published in 1985. One of the most distinguished editors in the history of British journalism, J. L. Garvin created the Sunday newspaper as we now know it. His career at the Observer spanned the golden age of the British press when newspapers had a powerful influence on political affairs...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge