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Forthcoming Politics & the Media Books

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  1. 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 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Sexing war/Policing Gender

    Motherhood, Myth and Women’s Political Violence

    By Linda Åhäll

    Series: Popular Culture and World Politics

    Historically, there has been reluctance, from mainstream IR scholars as well as feminists, to seriously engage with women’s agency in warfare. Instead, scholarship has tended to focus on women’s activism for peace or to ignore women’s agency altogether. This book rectifies this omission by...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Muslims and Political Participation in Britain

    Edited by Timothy Peace

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

    This new volume seeks to showcase the latest research into Muslim political participation both in terms of electoral politics and civil society initiatives. Muslims play a prominent role in British political life yet what do we actually know about the involvement of British Muslims...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Videogames, Popular Culture and World Politics

    By Nick Robinson

    Series: Popular Culture and World Politics

    Videogames matter and they matter for world politics. The aim of this book is to demonstrate the way in which games contribute to the evolution of global politics and to show how global politics contributes to the development of games. Robinson seeks to achieve this in two ways. First, he...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Documenting World Politics

    Edited by Rens Van Munster, Casper Sylvest

    Series: Popular Culture and World Politics

    Documentaries such as An Inconvenient Truth, Countdown to Zero, Inside Job, Fahrenheit 9/11 are powerful narratives through which political meaning is being produced, circulated and consumed on a global level .By casually treating the documentary genre as one among other visual forms, the...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The NGO Challenge for International Relations Theory

    Edited by William Demars, Dennis Dijkzeul

    Series: Global Institutions

    It has become commonplace to observe the growing pervasiveness and impact of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs). And yet the three central approaches in International Relations (IR) theory, Liberalism, Realism and Constructivism, overlook or ignore the importance of NGOs, both theoretically and...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Digital Diplomacy

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Corneliu Bjola, Marcus Holmes

    Series: Routledge New Diplomacy Studies

    This book analyses digital diplomacy as a form of change management in international politics.The recent spread of digital initiatives in foreign ministries is often argued to be nothing less than a revolution in the practice of diplomacy. In some respects this revolution is long overdue. Digital...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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