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  1. Secrecy and the Media

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

    By Nicholas John Wilkinson

    Series: Government Official History Series

    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...

    Published May 25th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Journalism and Democracy in Asia

    Edited by Michael Bromley, Angela Romano

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    Journalism and Democracy in Asia addresses key issues of freedom, democracy, citizenship, openness and journalism in contemporary Asia, looking especially at China, Japan, Korea, Indonesia, the Philippines and India. The authors take varying approaches to questions of democracy, whilst also...

    Published May 11th 2009 by Routledge

  3. The Liberal Way of War

    Killing to Make Life Live

    By Michael Dillon, Julian Reid

    Series: Global Horizons

    The liberal way of war and the liberal way of rule are correlated; this book traces that correlation to liberalism's original commitment to 'making life live'. Committed to making life live, liberalism is committed to waging war on behalf of life, specifically to promote the biopolitical life of...

    Published February 19th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Propaganda and Information Warfare in the Twenty-First Century

    Altered Images and Deception Operations

    By Scot Macdonald

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This is the first book to analyze how the technology to alter images and rapidly distribute them can be used for propaganda and to support deception operations. In the past, propagandists and those seeking to conduct deception operations used crude methods to alter images of real people, events and...

    Published January 29th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Handbook of Defence Politics

    International and Comparative Perspectives

    Edited by Isaiah "Ike" Wilson III, James J.F. Forrest

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Issues of defence politics and policy have long been at the forefront of political agendas and defining of international affairs. However, the dramatic changes to the global system that have taken place since the end of the Cold War and parrticularly since the terror attacks on the USA on 11...

    Published December 17th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Political Regimes and the Media in Asia

    Edited by Krishna Sen, Terence Lee

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    This book analyzes the relationship between political power and the media in a range of nation states in East and Southeast Asia, focusing in particular on the place of the media in authoritarian and post-authoritarian regimes. It discusses the centrality of media in sustaining repressive regimes,...

    Published November 27th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Drugs

    America's Holy War

    By Arthur Benavie

    Using the best scientific evidence, Drugs: America's Holy War explores the impact and cost of America’s "War on Drugs" – both in tax spending and in human terms. Is it possible that US drug policies are helping to proliferate, not prevent, a multitude of social ills including: homicide, property...

    Published November 23rd 2008 by Routledge

  8. Conflict, Terrorism and the Media in Asia

    Edited by Benjamin Cole

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    There are many different kinds of sub-national conflicts across Asia, with a variety of causes, but since September 11, 2001 these have been increasingly portrayed as part of the global terrorist threat, to be dealt with by the War on Terror. This major new study examines a wide range of such...

    Published November 5th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Cinematic Geopolitics

    By Michael J. Shapiro

    Series: Global Horizons

    In recent years, film has been one of the major genres within which the imaginaries involved in mapping the geopolitical world have been represented and reflected upon. In this book, one of America's foremost theorists of culture and politics treats those aspects of the "geopolitical aesthetic"...

    Published October 7th 2008 by Routledge

  10. The European Union and the Public Sphere

    A Communicative Space in the Making?

    Edited by John Erik Fossum, Philip R. Schlesinger

    Series: Routledge Studies on Democratising Europe

    The European Union is often attacked for its ‘democratic deficit’, namely its deficiencies in representation, transparency and accountability, as well as its lack of popular support. Can these shortcomings be counteracted by the development of a viable European public sphere? This book assesses the...

    Published June 9th 2008 by Routledge