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Forthcoming Sociology of Media Books

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  1. Trial by Media

    By Chris Greer

    Series: Key Ideas in Criminology

    Trial by Media is a form of interactive, mediatised justice in which individuals and institutions are accused, tried, judged and sentenced in the ‘court of public opinion’. This agenda-setting book argues that Trial by Media is redefining the meaning and nature of justice in a multi-media world....

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Video Games and Social Competence

    By Rachel Kowert

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    Despite their popularity, online video games have been met with suspicion by the popular media and academic community. In particular, there is a growing concern that online video game play may be associated with deficits in social functioning. Due to a lack of empirical consistency, the debate...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Media Ownership Matters

    By Justin Schlosberg

    Series: Communication and Society

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Gender, Age, and Digital Games in the Domestic Context

    By Alison Harvey

    Series: Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

    Western digital game play has shifted in important ways over the last decade, with a plethora of personal devices affording a range of increasingly diverse play experiences. Despite the celebration of a more inclusive environment of digital game play, very little grounded research has been devoted...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. American Media and the Memory of World War II

    By Debra Ramsay

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    For three generations of Americans, World War II has been a touchstone for the understanding of conflict and of America’s role in global affairs. But if World War II helped shape the perception of war for Americans, American media in turn shape the understanding and memory of World War II....

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge