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Forthcoming Sociology of Media Books

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  1. Gender, Media, Sport

    Edited by Susanna Hedenborg, Gertrud Pfister

    Series: Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

    Despite the position that sport occupies at the centre of public attention, and despite the billions of consumers and immense coverage which it attracts from around the globe, it seems that the media prioritise coverage of only a very small fraction of sporting events, and a few prominent athletes....

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Software, Infrastructure, Labor

    A Media Theory of Logistical Nightmares

    By Ned Rossiter

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Ethnographic Fieldwork and Digital Culture

    A Beginner's Guide

    By Piia Varis

    Ethnography, as a holistic approach to societies and cultures, can make a substantial contribution to the study of present-day online environments and our digital culture(s). However, the process of doing ethnography online is far from straight-forward. This book aims to give a realistic account...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Handbook of New Media in Asia

    Edited by Larissa Hjorth, Olivia Khoo

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Synchronization of National Policies

    How Worldwide Trends are Created and Domesticated

    By Pertti Alasuutari

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    The Synchronization of National Policies shows how it is possible that there is remarkable uniformity in the policies that the nation-states adopt, although there is no world government. Mainstream research attributes such global governance to the influence of leading countries, to functional...

    To Be Published October 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 October 31st 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 October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Giddens and Castells

    A Comparative Critique

    By Daniel Chaffee

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    To Be Published November 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 November 30th 2015 by Routledge