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Forthcoming Politics & the Media Books

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  1. Political Communication and Leadership

    Mimetisation, Hugo Chavez and the Construction of Power

    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 May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Psychology of Conspiracy

    Edited by Michal Bilewicz, Aleksandra Cichocka, Wiktor Soral

    Why did the third World Trade Center building (WTC7) 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 May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Political Aesthetics

    Culture, Critique and the Everyday

    Edited by Arundhati Virmani

    Series: Interventions

    This work seeks to highlight that an understanding of aesthetic practices is essential to the analysis of politics and political processes. If today, aesthetics has become a rather overused term, referring to a variety of historical periods and groups, even states of being (love, melancholy…),...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Global Politics of Fashion

    Being Fab in a Dangerous World

    Edited by Andreas Behnke

    Series: Popular Culture and World Politics

    This book seeks to address and fill a puzzling omission in contemporary critical IR scholarship. Following on from the aesthetic turn in IR, critical and ‘postmodern’ IR has produced an impressive array of studies into movies, literature, music and art and the way these media produce...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. New Directions in Public Opinion

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Adam J. Berinsky

    Series: New Directions in American Politics

    The field of public opinion is one of the most diverse in political science. Over the last 60 years, scholars have drawn upon the disciplines of psychology, economics, sociology, and even biology to learn how ordinary people come to understand the complicated business of politics. But much of the...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 14th 2015 by Routledge