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Media and Social Inequality: Innovations in Community Structure Research

by John C. Pollock

This book is among the first to systematically explore the impact of community inequality on reporting political and social change. Although most journalism scholars are still fascinated by the impact of media...


Cultural Studies of Rights: Critical Articulations

by John Nguyet Erni

At a time of global uncertainties and erosion of liberties, how will cultural studies clear a space for a parallel intellectual and political engagement with human rights practice? How will human rights thinking...


Entertainment Industries: Entertainment as a Cultural System

by Alan McKee, Christy Collis & Ben Hamley

Entertainment Industries is the first book to map entertainment as a cultural system. Including work from world-renowned analysts such as Henry Jenkins and Jonathan Gray, this innovative collection explains...


Chinese Entertainment

by Kwok-Bun Chan

Scholarly studies of Chinese culture, history and society, both within and outside of China, generally pay little attention to leisure, entertainment and amusement, though it has long been known that this aspect...


Cultural Policy Review of Books

by Oliver Bennett

Cultures are shaped by many institutions and agencies, including governments, corporations, education and the media. In recent years, research into these culture-shaping activities has been increasingly associated...


Policy and the Popular

by David Looseley

The book is an interdisciplinary exploration of the complexities of 'popular' culture as a category of public policy. It approaches the notions of 'cultural policy' and 'popular culture' flexibly, examining...


Media Accountability: Who Will Watch the Watchdog in the Twitter Age?

by William Babcock

A small collection of well-honed tools has been employed for some time by media practitioners and the public to help maintain and improve the credibility of journalism and the mass media. These media accountability...


Popular Culture in a New Age

by Marshall Fishwick

With a Foreword by Dr. Fishwick's student--Tom Wolfe.This book redefines popular culture in the light of the revolutionary changes brought about by the information revolution and the digital divide. It explores...


The Transformation of the Media: Globalisation, Morality and Ethics

by Nicholas Stevenson

The changing pattern of contemporary media is one of the most striking and important transformations of our age. This major new work seeks to understand the implications of a series of mediated processes in...


Message Received

by Greg Philo

Message Received brings together the most recent research findings of the Glasgow Media Group. It focuses on major public issues such as the impact of fictional violence on children and media coverage of ethnic...


Reading Media Theory: Thinkers, Approaches and Contexts

by Brett Mills & David M. Barlow

What does the Frankfurt School have to say about the creative industries? Does the spread of Google prove we now live in an information society? How is Madonna an example of postmodernism? How new is new media?...


Cyborg Citizen: Politics in the Posthuman Age

by Chris Hables Gray

The creator of the cult classic Cyborg Handbook, Chris Hables Gray, now offers the first guide to "posthuman" politics, framing the key issues that could threaten or brighten our technological future.


Microphone Fiends: Youth Music and Youth Culture

by Tricia Rose & Andrew Ross

Microphone Fiends, a collection of original essays and interviews, brings together some of the best known scholars, critics, journalists and performers to focus on the contemporary scene. It includes theoretical...


Landscape and Memory in Post-Fascist Italian Film: Cinema Year Zero

by Giuliana Minghelli

This study argues that neorealism's visual genius is inseparable from its almost invisible relation to the Fascist past: a connection inscribed in cinematic landscapes. While largely a silent narrative, neorealism's...


Unthinking Eurocentrism: Multiculturalism and the Media

by Ella Shohat & Robert Stam

Unthinking Eurocentrism, a seminal and award-winning work in postcolonial studies first published in 1994, explored Eurocentrism as an interlocking network of buried premises, embedded narratives, and submerged...


Digitized Lives: Culture, Power, and Social Change in the Internet Era

by T.V. Reed

In a remarkably short period of time the Internet and associated digital communication technologies have deeply changed the way millions of people around the globe live their lives. But what is the nature of...


The Networked Young Citizen: Social Media, Political Participation and Civic Engagement

by Brian D. Loader, Ariadne Vromen & Michael Xenos

The future engagement of young citizens from a wide range of socio-economic, ethnic and cultural backgrounds in democratic politics remains a crucial concern for academics, policy-makers, civics teachers and...


Getting Personal: Feminist Occasions and Other Autobiographical Acts

by Nancy K. Miller

First published in 1991. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Techno Politics in Presidential Campaigning: New Voices, New Technologies, and New Voters

by John Hendricks & Lynda Lee Kaid

The 2008 US presidential campaign saw politicians utilizing all types of new media -- Facebook, MySpace, YouTube, Twitter, e-mail, and cell phone texting - to reach voters of all ages, ethnicities, socio-economic...


Television, Imagination, and Aggression: A Study of Preschoolers

by D. G. Singer & Jerome L. Singer

First Published in 1981. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.