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Recent General Interest Articles

  1. Choice Reviews of Routledge Media & Communication Titles - February 2014

    CHOICE Reviews of Routledge Media & Communication Titles - February 2014

    We're pleased to share these extracts from reviews of A Cognitive Psychology of Mass Communication, 6e (Harris/Sanborn) and The Book Publishing Industry, 3e (Greco/Milliot/Wharton) which appeared in the February issue of CHOICE magazine - a publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries. 

  2. Mike Gandon

    Author Interview - English for International Journalists

    Are you worried your English is not quite good enough to work in an English-speaking professional news organization? Or perhaps you are an international student studying journalism in English?

    If so, read more about our new title which can guide you through common English language pitfalls within journalism.

  3. Strategic Planning for Public Relations

    Book of the Month - Strategic Planning for Public Relations

    4th Edition

    By Ronald D. Smith

    Named as one of Routledge's Books of the Month, as an example of an innovative revision of a popular text.


  4. CCCC 2013 in Las Vegas

    March 13-16, 2013: Routledge will be attending the 64th Annual Convention of the Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) in Las Vegas, NV. Visit our booth for 20% off all titles and free worldwide shipping.

  5. New ECREA book series launched

    ECREA and Routledge are happy to announce that they have reached an agreement to launch a new book series, which will be titled the Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education. Read more about this new series.


  6. Review: The Situated Organization

    "Taylor and Van Every contribute to the general understanding of the sometimes overly abstract writing of the Montreal School. ... The Situated Organization is a good first read for students and teachers of organizational communication ... it is Taylor and Van Every’s very practice of empirical research that sheds yet another light on organization, organizations, and – organization studies.'"
    --Organization Studies 2011 (Reviewed by Steffen Blaschke, University of Hamburg, Germany)

  7. Review: Qualitative Research in Technical Communication

    "Conklin and Hayhoe have assembled an impressive collection of work ... The editors neatly weave the chapters into a coherent whole. ... For students and academics, this book would be a valuable (and at a list price of $44.95 paperback, an affordable) addition to one’s professional library."

  8. Society for Technical Communication: The Top 100 Technical Communication Books of 1991–2010

    Society for Technical Communication's Intercom magazine names Research Primer for Technical Communication one of the top 100 books in the field in the past 20 years. Contact your Routledge Rep for more information. 

  9. Book review: Doing Ethics in Media

    "I have to admit that I wish I had written this textbook. It does what I have been arguing for years that textbooks in the field should do ... Roberts and Black have put together excellent content and hands-on analysis techniques that one finds scattered throughout the best existing texts in the field. ... Doing Ethics includes a multitude of questions that challenge students and their instructors to think beyond simplistic notions."
    --Journal of Mass Media Ethics, Volume 26, Number 3, 2011 

  10. Review of Crisis Communications: A Casebook Approach, 4th Edition

    Reviewed by George J. Okaty, CPP
    Security Management magazine, July 2011

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