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Forthcoming Sociology of Media Books

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  1. Radio Wars

    Broadcasting During the Cold War

    Edited by Linda Risso

    During the Cold War, radio broadcasting played an important role in the ideological confrontation between East and West. As archival documents gathered in this volume reveal, radio broadcasting was among the most pressing concerns of contemporary information agencies. These broadcasts could...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Ubiquitous Computing, Complexity and Culture

    Edited by Ulrik Ekman, Jay David Bolter, Lily Diaz, Morten Sondergaard, Maria Engberg

    In this cutting edge anthology more than 40 internationally recognized researchers and media artists grapple with the complex cultural effects that have resulted from the emergence of ubiquitous and pervasive computing in today's networked society. The ubiquitous nature of mobile and...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Asian Perspectives on Digital Culture

    Emerging Phenomena, Enduring Concepts

    Edited by Sun Sun Lim, Cheryll Soriano

    Series: Routledge Advances in Internationalizing Media Studies

    In Asia, amidst its varied levels of economic development and diverse cultural traditions and political regimes, the Internet and mobile communications are increasingly used in every aspect of life. Yet the analytical frames used to understand the impact of digital media on Asia predominantly...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Handbook of New Media in Asia

    Edited by Larissa Hjorth, Olivia Khoo

    While a decade ago much of the discussion of new media in Asia was couched in Occidental notions of Asia as a "default setting" for technology in the future, today we are seeing a much more complex picture of contesting new media practices and production. As "new media" becomes increasingly an...

    To Be Published November 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Giddens and Castells

    A Comparative Critique

    By Daniel Chaffee

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Feminism, Labour and Digital Media

    The Digital Housewife

    By Kylie Jarrett

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    This book offers an original contribution to the exploration of consumer labour in digital media. It locates Marxist Feminist interpretations of domestic work at the centre of this discussion, providing a richer framework for understanding digital media economics. The argument critiques existing...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Technologies of Religion

    Spheres of the Sacred in a Post-secular Modernity

    By Sam Han

    Series: Routledge Research in Information Technology and Society

    Breaking new ground by bringing together empirical work done in the vein of the emergent field of "digital religion" and larger social-theoretical discussions on secularism and modernity, this book investigates the powerful entanglement of religion and new media technologies. It takes stock of the...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Citizen Participation and Political Communication in a Digital World

    Edited by Alex Frame, Gilles Brachotte

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    This volume examines day-to-day political participation and communication in the age of digital media. Contributors explore how and to what extent ordinary people, civic groups, and politicians make use of digital tools to participate in political actions, and how they make sense of these practices...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Social Media

    Cultures and Politics of Sharing

    By Graham Meikle

    This book is about sharing and social media. The word share is at the heart of the Internet. It appears as a link under every YouTube video, every Facebook post, every story on the New York Times website. From Spotify playlists to Tumblr blogs, from BitTorrent to the Guardian opinion page, we are...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Crime, Justice and Social Media

    By Michael Salter

    Series: New Directions in Critical Criminology

    Social media is one of the first mass media platforms in which the content producers, distributers and consumers are predominantly women and children. However the same media technology that offers children and women unprecedented access to the public participation has also enabled ‘sexting’, ‘...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge