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Global Communication: New Agendas in Communication

by Karin Wilkins, Joe Straubhaar & Shanti Kumar

This volume interrogates what "global" means in the context of "communication," and who benefits from global communication practices and industries. Emerging scholars contribute their unique perspectives in...


Spanish Cinema in the Global Context: Film on Film

by Samuel Amago

Across a broad spectrum of media, markets, and national contexts, self-reflexivity continues to be a favored narrative mode with wide ranging functions. In this book Amago argues that, in addition to making...


Making a Difference: A Comparative View of the Role of the Internet in Election Politics

by Richard Davis, Diana Owen & David Taras

This book is a cross-national analysis of the role of the Internet in elections. It examines the role of context in shaping candidate and party usage of the Internet in democratic electoral systems.


Digital Journalism: Emerging Media and the Changing Horizons of Journalism

by Kevin Kawamoto

In this innovative book, experts on digital journalism share their perspectives on what digital journalism is, where it came from, and where it may be going. Addressing many important issues in new media and...


Deliberation, Democracy, and the Media

by Simone Chambers & Anne Costain

Is deliberative democracy the ideal goal of free speech? How do social movement organizations, activists, and political candidates use the media to frame their discourse? What responsibilities does the media...


Bring 'em on: Media and Politics in the Iraq War

by Lee Artz, Yahya R. Kamalipour & Douglas Kellner

How were the American people prepared for the war on Iraq? How have political agents and media gatekeepers sought to develop public support for the first preventive war of the modern age? Bring 'Em On highlights...


Fantasy Girls: Gender in the New Universe of Science Fiction and Fantasy Television

by Elyce Rae Helford

Fantasy Girls seeks to explore as well as challenge the power and the promises of this recent media phenomenon. Such TV programming offers the exciting opportunity to rethink established gender norms, but how...


The Drama of Social Life: A Dramaturgical Handbook

by Charles Edgley

Whatever else they may be doing, human beings are also and always expressing themselves whenever they are in the awareness of others. As such, the metaphor of life as theater - of people playing roles to audiences...


A Global Standard for Reporting Conflict

by Jake Lynch

A Global Standard for Reporting Conflict constructs an argument from first principles to identify what constitutes good journalism. It explores and synthesises key concepts from political and communication theory...


The Mobile Story: Narrative Practices with Locative Technologies

by Jason Farman

What happens when stories meet mobile media? In this cutting-edge collection, contributors explore digital storytelling in ways that look beyond the desktop to consider how stories can be told through mobile,...


Online File Sharing: Innovations in Media Consumption

by Jonas Andersson Schwarz

It is apparent that file sharing on the Internet has become an emerging norm of media consumption-especially among young people. This book provides a critical perspective on this phenomenon, exploring issues...


Digital Media Sport: Technology, Power and Culture in the Network Society

by Brett Hutchins & David Rowe

Live broadband streaming of the 2008 Beijing Olympics accounted for 2,200 of the estimated 3,600 total hours shown by the American NBC-Universal networks. At the 2012 London Olympics, unprecedented multi-platforming...


Static: Government Liars, Media Cheerleaders, and the People Who Fight Back

by Amy Goodman

Torture. Kidnapping. Bogus wars. Illegal wiretapping. Propaganda. Spies in the newsrooms. Oil profiteers. Soldiers who won't fight. Mothers of fallen soldiers Who will.

In Static, the bestselling brother-sister...


The Boys on the Bus

by Timothy Crouse & Hunter S. Thompson

Cheap booze. Flying fleshpots. Lack of sleep. Endless spin. Lying pols.

Just a few of the snares lying in wait for the reporters who covered the 1972 presidential election. Traveling with the press pack from...


Dreams and Modernity: A Cultural History

by Natalya Lusty & Helen Groth

Dreams and Modernity: A Cultural History explores the dream as a distinctively modern object of inquiry and as a fundamental aspect of identity and culture in the nineteenth and early twentieth century.

While...


The Public Space of Social Media: Connected Cultures of the Network Society

by Therese Tierney

Social media is restructuring urban practices-through ad-hoc experimentation, commercial software development, and communities of participation. This book is the first to consider how practices contained within...


Mobile Media Practices, Presence and Politics: The Challenge of Being Seamlessly Mobile

by Kathleen M. Cumiskey & Larissa Hjorth

As an example of convergence, the mobile phone-especially in the form of smartphone-is now ushering in new promises of seamlessness between engagement with technology and everyday common experiences. This seamlessness...


Digital Babylon: How the Geeks, the Suits, and the Ponytials tried to bring Hollywood to the Internet

by John Geirland

In the mid-nineties, technology entrepreneurs and media pundits believed that the Internet was like television circa 1948: poised to burst forth as the next powerful entertainment medium. Billions of dollars...


Media, Ecology and Conservation: Using the Media to Protect the World's Wildlife and Ecosystems

by Jon Blewitt

This book focuses on global connectivity and the role of new digital and traditional media in bringing people together to protect the world’s endangered wildlife and conserve fragile and threatened habitats....


Hooked in Film: Substance Abuse on the Big Screen

by John Markert

In Hooked in Film, John Markert takes a close look at the correlation between social policies and the public view of drugs and their portrayals in film. In this volume, Markert examines the changing social attitudes...