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Forthcoming Politics & the Media Books

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  1. 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 27th 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. Making Sense of Mediatized Politics

    Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives

    Edited by Jesper Strömbäck, Frank Esser

    Series: Journalism Studies

    Over time and across Western democracies, the media has become increasingly influential, and a great deal more political processes have become altered, shaped or structured by the media and the perceived need of individuals, organizations and social systems to communicate with or through the media....

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Secrecy and the Media

    The Official History of the United Kingdom's D-Notice System

    By Nicholas John Wilkinson

    Secrecy and the Media is the first book to examine the development of the D-Notice system, which regulates the UK media's publication of British national security secrets. It is based on official documents, many of which have not previously been available to...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Terrorism and the Politics of Naming

    Edited by Michael Bhatia

    Previously published as a special issue of Third World Quarterly, this volume assesses the nature, power, role and function of names in global politics and the international media. Names are not objective, they accrue subjective associations, for example 'Terrorist' has a very different connotation...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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

  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