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Mister Pulitzer and the Spider: Modern News from Realism to the Digital

by Kevin G. Barnhurst

Changes in news ideology from nineteenth-century realism to digital society


Media in New Turkey: The Origins of an Authoritarian Neoliberal State

by Bilge Yesil

How Turkey's media environment reflects the country's dynamic political, economic, social, and cultural landscapes


Babbling Corpse: Vaporwave And The Commodification Of Ghosts

by Grafton Tanner

In the age of global capitalism, vaporwave celebrates and undermines the electronic ghosts haunting the nostalgia industry.


Sites of Protest

by Stuart Price & Ruth Sanz Sabido

Sites of Protest examines the global resurgence of protest movements and the ways in which they use public and private space.


Scapegoats: How Islamophobia Helps Our Enemies and Threatens Our Freedoms

by Arsalan Iftikhar & Reza Aslan

When a murderous psychopath goes on a killing spree, law enforcement officials and the media never make his religion the central issue—unless he happens to be a Muslim. Then it sets off another frenzied wave...


Nawabs, Nudes, Noodles

by Ambi Parameswaran

This is as much the story of Indian advertising as it is about India. Ad veteran Ambi Parameswaran looks at how advertising has evolved, reflecting the country's culture, politics and economy in the last fifty...


The Internet Revolution in the Sciences and Humanities

Gilbert Simondon: Information, Technology and Media

by Simon Mills

A philosophical introduction to and interrogation of the work of Gilbert Simondon and its relation to contemporary media technology, communication and information.


Performing Personality: On-Air Radio Identities in a Changing Media Landscape

by David Crider

This book examines how radio announcers construct, prepare, and perform their on-air personalities during a time when the radio industry is fighting to stay relevant amid expanding media options.


The Music Industry Handbook

by Paul Rutter

The Music Industry Handbook, Second edition is an expert resource and guide for all those seeking an authoritative and user-friendly overview of the music industry today.

The new edition includes coverage of...


The Routledge Companion to Design Studies

by Penny Sparke & Fiona Fisher

Since the 1990s, in response to dramatic transformations in the worlds of technology and the economy, design - a once relatively definable discipline, complete with a set of sub-disciplines - has become unrecognizable....


Shooting Hipsters: Rethinking Dissent in the Age of PR

by Christiana Spens

In an age of PR, public protest and other forms of dissent have lost their meaning and impact. The intense media interest  in rioting and political violence, as well as an existing obsession with youth culture,...


Citizen Media and Public Spaces

by Mona Baker & Bolette B. Blaagaard

Citizen Media and Public Spaces presents a pioneering exploration of citizen media as a highly interdisciplinary domain that raises vital political, social and ethical issues relating to conceptions of citizenship...


India's New Independent Cinema: Rise of the Hybrid

by Ashvin Immanuel Devasundaram

This is the first-ever book on the rise of the new wave of independent Indian films that is revolutionising Indian cinema. Contemporary scholarship on Indian cinema so far has focused asymmetrically on Bollywood-India's...


Friends, Lovers, Co-Workers, and Community: Everything I Know about Relationships I Learned from Television

by Kathleen M. Ryan, Noah J. Springer & Deborah A. Macey

Friends, Lovers, Co-Workers, and Community analyzes both how complex, interpersonal relationships were both depicted in and were influenced by television programs in the first decade of the twenty-first century....


New Korean Wave: Transnational Cultural Power in the Age of Social Media

by Dal Yong Jin

The forces that converged to unleash a pop culture tsunami


News Across Media: Production, Distribution and Consumption

by Jakob Linaa Jensen, Mette Mortensen & Jacob Ørmen

News production, distribution and consumption are in rapidly changing due to the rise of new media. This book examines how these processes become more and more interrelated through logics of dissemination, sharing...


Food and the Risk Society: The Power of Risk Perception

by Charlotte Fabiansson & Stefan Fabiansson

This book offers a comprehensive understanding of the current scientific knowledge concerning risks associated with food preparation, processing and consumption, with particular attention to the gap between...


Early Race Filmmaking in America

by Barbara Lupack

The early years of the twentieth century were a formative time in the long history of struggle for black representation. More than any other medium, movies reflected the tremendous changes occurring in American...


The Politics of Ephemeral Digital Media: Permanence and Obsolescence in Paratexts

by Sara Pesce & Paolo Noto

In the age of "complex Tv", of social networking and massive consumption of transmedia narratives, a myriad short-lived phenomena surround films and TV programs raising questions about the endurance of a fictional...