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Major Works: Media & Communications

You are currently browsing 11–20 of 22 new and published major works in the subject of Media & Communications — sorted by publish date from newer books to older 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. War and Conflict Communication

    Edited by Philip Seib

    Series: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    The close and complex relationship between conflict and communication has been vividly illustrated in work spanning the writings of Homer and Thucydides to blogs bashed out on contemporary battlefields. And in recent decades there has been a huge growth in scholarly and popular interest in the...

    Published April 1st 2010 by Routledge

  2. Celebrity

    Edited by Chris Rojek

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sociology

    In recent years, the study of celebrity has developed and cohered into a flourishing field of social and cultural analysis. There is huge interest in topics such as the politics and logic of glamour; the role of the public-relations industry in manipulating television audiences; the relationship...

    Published December 14th 2009 by Routledge

  3. The Information Society

    Edited by Robin Mansell

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sociology

    ‘The information society’ refers to a constellation of developments arising from the growing use of communication technologies in the acquisition, storage, and processing of information, and the role of information in supporting the creation and exchange of knowledge. Research on information...

    Published April 3rd 2009 by Routledge

  4. Journalism

    Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    Edited by Howard Tumber

    Series: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    This Major Work from Routledge’s Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies series is a four-volume set of key theoretical, empirical, and historical writings on journalism. Adopting a pluralist theoretical approach, the collection brings together the very best foundational and cutting-edge...

    Published December 21st 2007 by Routledge

  5. Media Literacies

    Edited by Margaret Mackey

    Series: Major Themes in Education

    The past century has witnessed an ever-accelerating revolution in the ways by which we communicate with each other, and that revolution is far from complete. Understanding how our literacy skills and behaviours are evolving—how we make use of old technologies and adapt to new ones—and how critical...

    Published December 20th 2007 by Routledge

  6. The Language of Advertising: Major Themes in English Studies

    Edited by Guy Cook

    Series: Major Themes in English Studies

    Advertising is one of the most prominent, powerful, and ubiquitous contemporary uses of language. Its seductive and controversial quality has attracted consistent and intense attention across a range of academic disciplines including linguistics, media studies, politics, semiotics, and sociology....

    Published October 30th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Communication Theories

    Edited by Paul Cobley

    Series: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    This remarkable four-volume collection brings together a range of essays at the cutting edge of, communication theory. Selections included provide in-depth theoretical analysis and overviews rather than specific study of phenomena within a given theoretical tradition. The collection provides...

    Published March 21st 2006 by Routledge

  8. Women and Islam

    Critical Concepts in Sociology

    Edited by Haideh Moghissi

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sociology

    This three-volume interdisciplinary collection is of use not only in Middle East studies but also in various other disciplines, including women's studies, political science, religion, cultural studies, sociology of gender and anthropology.The collection offers the most influential writings in...

    Published September 30th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Nyt Ency Film 1964-1968

    First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 1st 1987 by Garland Science

  10. Nyt Ency Film 1969-1971

    First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 1st 1987 by Garland Science