Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Forthcoming Politics & the Media Books

You are currently browsing 31–40 of 53 forthcoming new books in the subject of Politics & the Media — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

For books that are already published; please browse available books.

Forthcoming Books – Page 4

  1. Ideological Media and American Politics

    How Television News Shapes Political Views and Behaviors

    By Dan Cassino

    Series: Routledge Studies in Political Psychology

    In recent years, scholars have argued that the ability of people to choose which channel they want to watch means that television news is just preaching to the choir, and doesn’t change any minds. However, this book shows that the media still has an enormous direct impact on American society and...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Political Communication and Leadership

    Mimetisation, Hugo Chavez and the Construction of Power and Identity

    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 August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Voting in Old and New Democracies

    Edited by Paul A. Beck, Richard Gunther, Pedro C. Magalhães, Alejandro Moreno

    The study of the political attitudes and behavior of citizens in an election setting has been a central focus for analysts of democratic politics. Great advances have been made in understanding the determinants of voter choices in elections, especially in well-established democracies. Yet for this...

    To Be Published August 1st 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 August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Using Social Marketing for Public Emergency Preparedness

    Social Change for Community Resilience

    By Nancy Meyer-Emerick

    Less than half of the public in the U.S. have taken the three steps to prepare for emergencies that are recommended by FEMA and the Red Cross: having a 3-day emergency kit, a family communication plan, and knowing where to get information during an emergency. Although emergency managers attempt to...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  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 October 1st 2015 by Routledge