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Forthcoming Politics & the Media Books

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  1. Emotions, Politics and War

    Edited by Linda Åhäll, Thomas Gregory

    Series: Interventions

    A growing number of scholars have sought to re-centre emotions in our study of international politics, however an overarching book on how emotions matter to the study of politics and war is yet to be published. This volume is aimed at filling that gap, proceeding from the assumption...

    To Be Published July 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Social Media and Election Campaigns

    Key Tendencies and Ways Forward

    Edited by Gunn Sara Enli, Hallvard Moe

    This book aims to further the research in the fields of social media and political communication by moving beyond the hype and avoiding the most eye-catching and spectacular cases. It looks at stable democracies without current political turmoil, small countries as well as large continents, and...

    To Be Published July 24th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Celebrity Humanitarianism and North-South Relations

    Politics, place and power

    Edited by Lisa Ann Richey

    Series: Rethinking Development

    There is a pressing need to examine celebrities and the role of context in the power relations that constitute North-South relations. The chapters in this volume are thematically organized according to two themes: 1) What impact do celebrities have in the global South? and 2) What does celebrity...

    To Be Published July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Pakistan’s Political Labyrinths

    Military, Society and Terror

    Edited by Ravi Kalia

    This book studies politics, international relations and militancy in contemporary Pakistan. It examines political processes, nature of democracy, religious fundamentalism, freedom of the press, gender and militancy, and foreign policy in Pakistan....

    To Be Published July 29th 2015 by Routledge India

  5. Spanish-Language Television in the United States

    50 Years of Development

    By Kenton T. Wilkinson

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    Spanish-language media play key social, political and economic roles in U.S. society, and television in particular connects many Hispanics to their cultures of origin, each other, and broader U.S. society. Since its introduction to the United States in the early 1960s, Spanish-language television...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Video Game Policy

    Production, Distribution, and Consumption

    Edited by Jennifer deWinter, Steven Conway

    Series: Routledge Advances in Game Studies

    This book analyzes the effect of policy on the digital game complex: government, industry, corporations, distributors, players, and the like. Contributors argue that digital games are not created nor consumed outside of the complex power relationships that dictate the full production and...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Ideological Media and American Politics

    How Television News Shapes Political Views and Behaviors

    By Dan Cassino

    Series: Routledge Studies in Political Psychology

    In recent years, scholars have argued that the ability of people to choose which channel they want to watch means that television news is just preaching to the choir, and doesn’t change any minds. However, this book shows that the media still has an enormous direct impact on American society and...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Voting in Old and New Democracies

    Edited by Paul A. Beck, Richard Gunther, Pedro C. Magalhães, Alejandro Moreno

    Voting in Old and New Democracies examines voting behavior and its determinants based on 26 surveys from 18 countries on five continents between 1992 and 2008. It systematically analyzes the impact on voting choice of factors rooted in the currently dominant approaches to the study of electoral...

    To Be Published August 9th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Using Social Marketing for Public Emergency Preparedness

    Social Change for Community Resilience

    By Nancy Meyer-Emerick

    Less than half of the public in the U.S. have taken the three steps to prepare for emergencies that are recommended by FEMA and the Red Cross: having a 3-day emergency kit, a family communication plan, and knowing where to get information during an emergency. Although emergency managers attempt to...

    To Be Published August 16th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Political Communication and Leadership

    Mimetisation, Hugo Chavez and the Construction of Power and Identity

    By Elena Block

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

    The long-lasting hegemonic rule of President Hugo Chávez not only involved significant rearrangements in the control of political power in Venezuela but also shifts in the way its citizens constructed, connected and interacted with politics. In this book, Elena Block explores the political...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge