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Forthcoming Politics & the Media Books

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  1. Popular Music and Cultural Policy

    Edited by Shane Homan, Martin Cloonan, Jen Cattermole

    Popular music is increasingly visible in government strategies and policies. While much has been written about the expanding flow of music products and music creativity in emphasising the global nature of popular music, little attention has been paid to the flow of ideas about policy formation and...

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Sexploitation

    Sexual Profiling and the Illusion of Gender

    By Michèle Alexandre

    Series: Routledge Series on Identity Politics

    Michèle Alexandre defines "sexploitation" as the perpetuation of myths and stereotypical notions regarding men and women in order to further an agenda of oppression and subordination in certain spheres of society. The most popular means through which this sexploitation is achieved is through a...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Mapping BRICS Media

    Edited by Kaarle Nordenstreng, Daya Thussu

    Series: Internationalizing Media Studies

    Mapping BRICS Media brings together distinguished scholars from the BRICS nations to assess the effects of the exponential growth in media in some of the world’s fastest growing major economies and examine how the emergence will impact on global media and communication. Transnational in scope and...

    To Be Published December 21st 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 December 29th 2014 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 December 29th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Film and the American Presidency

    Edited by Jeff Menne, Christian B. Long

    Series: Routledge Advances in Film Studies

    The contention of Film and the American Presidency is that over the twentieth century the cinema has been a silent partner in setting the parameters of what we might call the presidential imaginary. This volume surveys the partnership in its longevity, placing stress on especially iconic presidents...

    To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Political Reputation Management

    The Strategy Myth

    By Christian Schnee

    Series: Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

    It is widely assumed that a competitive political environment of public distrust and critical media forces political parties to manage communications and reputations strategically, but is this really true? Comprehensive control of communications in a fast moving political and media environment is...

    To Be Published January 12th 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 January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Culture and Economy in the Age of Social Media

    By Christian Fuchs

    Understanding social media requires us to engage with the individual and collective meanings that diverse stakeholders and participants give to platforms. It also requires us to analyse how social media companies try to make profits, how and which labour creates this profit, who creates social...

    To Be Published January 28th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Strategic Narratives, Public Opinion and War

    Winning domestic support for military missions in Afghanistan

    Edited by Beatrice de Graaf, George Dimitriu, Jens Ringsmose

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This volume addresses the fundamental question of winning and sustaining public support for the use of force abroad in protracted military missions, focusing on the war in Afghanistan. How do governments shape their societies for war? Levels of public support and its relationship...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge