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  1. Mass Media and Political Communication in New Democracies

    Edited by Katrin Voltmer

    Series: Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

    This book examines how political communication and the mass media have played a central role in the consolidation of emerging democracies around the world. Covering a broad range of political and cultural contexts, including Eastern and Southern Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa, this new...

    Published October 14th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Terrorism and the Politics of Naming

    Edited by Michael Bhatia

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    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...

    Published August 29th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Tabloid Terror

    War, Culture, and Geopolitics

    By Francois Debrix

    This book analyzes the methods, effects, and mechanisms by which international relations reach the US citizen. Deftly dissecting the interrelationships of national identity formation, corporate ‘news and opinion’ dissemination, and the quasi-academic apparatus of war justification - focusing...

    Published August 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  4. Laughing Matters

    Humor and American Politics in the Media Age

    Edited by Jody Baumgartner, Jonathan S. Morris

    This book examines the role of humor in modern American politics. Written by a wide range of authors from the fields of political science and communication, this book is organized according to two general topics: how the modern media present political humor the various ways in which...

    Published August 21st 2007 by Routledge

  5. The Internet and National Elections

    A Comparative Study of Web Campaigning

    Edited by Randolph Kluver, Nicholas Jankowski, Kirsten Foot, Steven M. Schneider

    Series: Routledge Research in Political Communication

    The Internet and National Elections provides a comparative analysis of the use of the World Wide Web in countries around the world for campaign purposes. This ambitious study draws upon a common conceptual framework - the "Web sphere," and a shared methodological approach called Web feature...

    Published May 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  6. Flagging Patriotism

    Crises of Narcissism and Anti-Americanism

    By Ella Shohat, Robert Stam

    The question "Why do they hate us?" is one of the most oft-cited puzzles of contemporary American affairs, yet it’s not clear to whom "they" or "us" refers, nor even what "hate" means. In this bold new work, Ella Shohat and Robert Stam take apart the "hate discourse" of right-wing politics, placing...

    Published December 18th 2006 by Routledge

  7. The Internet and Politics

    Citizens, voters and activists

    Edited by Sarah Oates, Diana Owen, Rachel K Gibson

    Series: Democratization Studies

    This volume explores the nature of the Internet's impact on civil society, addressing the following central questions: is the Internet qualitatively different from the more traditional forms of the media? has the Internet demonstrated real potential to improve civil society through a wider...

    Published December 17th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Imagining America at War

    Morality, Politics and Film

    By Cynthia Weber

    Ten films released between 9/11 and Gulf War II reflect raging debates about US foreign policy and what it means to be an American. Tracing the portrayal of America in the films Pearl Harbor (World War II); We Were Soldiers and The Quiet American (the Vietnam War); Behind Enemy Lines, Black Hawk...

    Published October 19th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Politics Online

    Blogs, Chatrooms, and Discussion Groups in American Democracy

    By Richard Davis

    Despite the growth of various forms of online discussion, their impact on American political life is only beginning to be examined systematically. In Politics Online Richard Davis provides a thorough analysis detailing the political attitudes, behavior, and demographic nature of the electronic...

    Published July 25th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Gender and Candidate Communication

    VideoStyle, WebStyle, NewStyle

    Edited by Dianne G. Bystrom, Terry Robertson, Mary Christine Banwart, Lynda Lee Kaid

    Series: Gender Politics--Global Issues

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 28th 2004 by Routledge