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Major Works: Forthcoming Media & Film Studies

You are currently browsing 21–30 of 32 forthcoming major works in the subject of Media & Film Studies — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. The Art of Listening

    Edited by R. S. White

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1986. This collection of essays is unified by one leading idea: that the active and creative abilities of listeners and readers deserve as much attention as the skills of speakers and writers. It is shown that hearers, far from being passive recipients in the communicative...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Communications Policy for National Development

    Edited by Majid Tehranian, Farhad Hakimzadeh, Marcello L. Vidale

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1977. Covering a wide international field and with the emphasis on communications in developing countries, this book contains chapters by eminent contributors looking at questions of policy, governance and planning in the field of mass communications. It also considers the...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Communication

    The Signifying Web

    By David Crowley

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1983. The conventions, institutions and practices of communication today are issues of great concern to all. Using a dual approach, this book evaluates communication today in all its facets. On the one hand, an investigation of communication can be viewed as an intellectual...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Communication, Technology, and the Development of People

    By Bernard Woods

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1993. This book outlines the failure of investment for Third World development to address the development of people, communities and institutions and an underlying cause of this global phenomenon. It shows how new perceptions of the communication process in development and...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Communications and the 'Third World'

    By Geoffrey Reeves

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1971. An introduction to the rapidly-changing field of modern communications at the time, this book brings together a wide range of literature from Africa, Asia and Latin America. It presents a critical revaluation of the dominant theoretical perspectives which informed...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Communication: Ethical and Moral Issues

    Edited by Lee Thayer

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    This pioneering book, on the ethical and moral dimensions of communication and communication systems in the modern world, was originally published in 1974. It derived from an International Symposium on communication, consisting of world-class scholars ranging from philosophy and anthropology, to...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Communication Policy in Developed Countries

    Edited by Patricia Edgar, Syed A. Rahim

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1983. This book presents a description and critical analysis of the communication systems and policy at the time in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, the Federal Republic of Germany, Sweden, Australia and New Zealand. It examines the technological and cultural...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Powermatics

    A Discursive Critique of New Communications Technology

    By Marike Finlay - de Monchy

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1987. This critical work is an exploration of new communications technology in its social context, as a social discourse determined by other forms of inter-play. The author refers to Weber, Innis, Habermas and Foucault to develop her argument....

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Human Communication

    Theoretical Explorations

    Edited by Albert Silverstein

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1974. This is an introductory text on the basic processes in communication with each chapter written by an eminent theorist in one of the main disciplines dealing with communication. It both surveys the range of issues and presents the individual author’s personal...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Mass Communications Research Methods

    A Step-by-Step Approach

    By H.J. Hsia

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1988. Step-by-step, this book leads students from problem identification, through the mazes of surveys, experimentation, historical/qualitative studies, statistical analysis, and computer data processing to the final submission and publication in scientific or popular...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Routledge