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Forthcoming Sociology of Media Books

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  1. Giddens and Castells

    A Comparative Critique

    By Daniel Chaffee

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Reading Marx in the Information Age

    A Media and Communication Studies Perspective on Capital, Volume 1

    By Christian Fuchs

    This book is a comprehensive guide to Marx’s most important and groundbreaking work. Renowned Marxist scholar Christian Fuchs provides a thorough, chapter-by-chapter introduction to Capital Volume 1 that assists undergraduate and postgraduate readers in making sense of Marx in the information age,...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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 December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Fan Identities and Practices in Context

    Dedicated to Music

    Edited by Mark Duffett

    Popular music is not simply a series of musicians, moments, genres or recordings. Audiences matter; and the most ardent audience members are the fans. To be a fan is to feel a connection with music. The study of fandom has begun to emerge as a vital strand of academic research, one that offers a...

    To Be Published December 18th 2015 by Routledge

  9. A Musical and Cultural History of Loudness

    By Kyle Devine

    Series: Routledge Research in Music

    This book offers the first musical, cultural, and technological history of loudness, highlighting how loudness calls attention to musical, discursive, affective, and technological continuities that stretch across seemingly disparate traditions. Devine focuses especially on the years since 1915,...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Cool Nations

    Media and the Social Imaginary of the Branded Country

    By Katja Valaskivi

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge