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Forthcoming Sociology of Media Books

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  1. Celebrity Humanitarianism and North-South Relations

    Politics, place and power

    Edited by Lisa Ann Richey

    Series: Rethinking Development

    There is a pressing need to examine celebrities and the role of context in the power relations that constitute North-South relations. The chapters in this volume are thematically organized according to two themes: 1) What impact do celebrities have in the global South? and 2) What does celebrity...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Digital Audiobooks

    New Media, Users, and Experiences

    By Iben Have, Birgitte Stougaard Pedersen

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    Audiobooks are rapidly gaining popularity with widely accessible digital downloading and streaming services. This book engages with the digital form of audiobooks, framing audiobook listening as both a remediation of literature and an everyday activity that creates new reading experiences...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Media Ownership Matters

    By Justin Schlosberg

    Series: Communication and Society

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge Handbook of Critical Public Relations

    Edited by Jacquie L'Etang, David McKie, Nancy Snow, Jordi Xifra

    Series: Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

    Timely, authoritative and provocative, this major volume meets the emerging need for an introduction to critical public relations, to look at the diverse perspectives in the field, and to construct a tentative mapping of possible ways forward. While critical theory has a long and fluctuating...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Gay Men, Identity, and Social Media

    The Culture of Participatory Reluctance

    By Elija Cassidy

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    This book explores identity management practices employed by young gay social media users in the context of convergence between niche sites like Gaydar and more mainstream sites like Facebook. Cassidy considers key public issues such as participatory reluctance, online privacy, and digital equality...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Software, Infrastructure, Labor

    A Media Theory of Logistical Nightmares

    By Ned Rossiter

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Handbook of New Media in Asia

    Edited by Larissa Hjorth, Olivia Khoo

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge