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Forthcoming Sociology of Media Books

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  1. 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 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Unbecoming Things

    Mutable Objects and the Politics of Waste

    By Nicky Gregson, Mike Crang

    Series: CRESC

    This book responds to moves to rematerialize the social sciences, to attend to the stuff of daily life but challenges the social sciences to think beyond objects as stable things. It forwards the argument that objects need to be seen not as stabilising things, or immutable mobiles – as...

    To Be Published December 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Nation Branding and the Concept of Cool

    Media and the Social Imaginary

    By Katja Valaskivi

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Risk Studies

    Edited by Adam Burgess, Alberto Alemanno, Jens Zinn

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Journalism and the Philosophy of Truth

    By Jesse Owen Hearns-Branaman

    Series: Routledge Research in Journalism

    This book bridges a gap between discussions about truth, human understanding, and epistemology in philosophical circles, and debates about objectivity, bias, and truth in journalism. It examines four major philosophical theories in easy to understand terms while maintaining a critical insight which...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Global Media

    By Anikó Imre

    Series: Key Ideas in Media & Cultural Studies


    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Understanding Society through Popular Music

    3rd Edition

    By Joe Kotarba, Bryce Merrill, J Patrick Williams, Phillip Vannini

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Popular Culture as Everyday Life

    Edited by Dennis Waskul, Phillip Vannini

    The purpose of this book is to examine the domain of everyday life in order to reflect about what is common about our existence in the Twenty-First century. What is common, we argue, is what we call "popular culture." This is not a dominant approach in sociology or cultural studies. Popular culture...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Misunderstanding the Internet

    2nd Edition

    By James Curran, Natalie Fenton, Des Freedman

    Series: Communication and Society

    To Be Published January 14th 2016 by Routledge