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Forthcoming Politics & the Media Books

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  1. Muslims and Political Participation in Britain

    Edited by Timothy Peace

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

    This new volume showcases 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 beyond the existence of...

    To Be Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Mapping BRICS Media

    Edited by Kaarle Nordenstreng, Daya Thussu

    Series: Internationalizing Media Studies

    Mapping BRICS Media is the first comprehensive and comparative study of the emerging media landscape in the world’s most dynamic and fastest growing markets. This pioneering collection focuses on one of the key topics in contemporary international relations - the emergence of BRICS (Brazil, Russia,...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Psychology of Conspiracy

    Edited by Michal Bilewicz, Aleksandra Cichocka, Wiktor Soral

    Why did the third World Trade Centre building collapse, even though no aircraft hit it? Why did Princess Diana’s "drunk" driver look so sober as he entered the car minutes before their deadly accident? Could a 17-inch-thick birch tree really have caused the plane crash in which the Polish...

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 June 1st 2015 by Routledge