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Forthcoming Politics & the Media Books

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  1. 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 August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Beyond the Internet

    Unplugging the Protest Movement Wave

    Edited by Paula do Espírito Santo, Rita Maria Brás Pedro Figueiras

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

    The western economic and financial crisis began with the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008 and led the European Union countries into recession. After this, governments started to implement austerity measures, such as cuts in public spending, including public subsidies and jobs, and rising prices....

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Party Hegemony and Entrepreneurial Power in China

    Institutional Change in the Film and Music Industries

    By Elena Meyer-Clement

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    This book explores the adaptability of the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP’s) hegemonic rule to marketization and commercialization processes. The case studies are taken from the film and music industries, and special attention is given to the role played by private production companies as...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Political Transition and Inclusive Development in Malawi

    The democratic dividend

    Edited by Dan Banik, Blessings Chinsinga

    Series: Routledge Studies in African Development

    Malawi is among the few countries in Sub-Saharan Africa that has witnessed significant improvements in relation to meeting the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) targets. It exhibits some of the main challenges facing African democracies while they attempt to consolidate the benefits of...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Politics, Media and Democracy

    Perceptions of the Political Sphere in Australia

    By Brian McNair, Terry Flew, Stephen Harrington, Adam Swift

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    In Australia, as in many comparable democracies, the role of the media in the political process is high on the public agenda. There is a perception of widespread disillusionment with and disengagement from politics amongst voters, and criticism of the media for failing to fulfil their democratic...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Television News and Human Rights in the US & UK

    Does the CNN Effect Exist?

    By Shawna M. Brandle

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

    Does the CNN Effect exist? Political communications scholars have debated the influence of television news coverage on international affairs since television news began, especially in relation to the coverage of massive human rights violations. These debates have only intensified in the last twenty...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Political Communication in the Online World

    Theoretical Approaches and Research Designs

    Edited by Gerhard Vowe

    Series: Routledge Research in Political Communication

    As a consequence of the rapid diffusion of online media, the conditions for political communication, and research concerning it have radically changed. Is empirical communication research capable of consistently describing and explaining the changes in political communication in the online world...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Handbook of Celebrity Studies

    Edited by Anthony Elliott

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge