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Resistance and Empowerment in Black Women's Hair Styling

by Elizabeth Johnson

Elizabeth Johnson's Resistance and Empowerment in Black Women's Hair Styling answers the following questions: What is the relationship between Black females' choice of hairstyles/grooming and transmitted messages...

Argentine Serialised Radio Drama in the Infamous Decade, 1930-1943: Transmitting Nationhood

by Lauren Rea

In her study of key serialized radio dramas broadcast from 1930 to 1943, Rea analyses the work of leading exponents of the genre against the wider backdrop of nation-building, intellectual movements and popular...

Tradition, Culture and Aesthetics in Contemporary Asian Cinema

by Peter C. Pugsley

From the critically acclaimed Malaysian film Sepet to the on-going box office successes of the films created by Hong Kong director Wong Kar Wai, cinematic texts from the nations of Asia are increasingly capturing...

Considering Animals: Contemporary Studies in Human-Animal Relations

by Carol Freeman & Elizabeth Leane

Taking their cue from the specific 'animal moments' that punctuate our relationships with nonhuman animals, experts from the biological sciences, humanities, and social sciences engage with issues and debates...

Visual Culture in the Modern Middle East: Rhetoric of the Image

by Christiane Gruber & Sune Haugbolle

This timely book examines the power and role of the image in modern Middle Eastern societies. The essays explore the role and function of image making to highlight the ways in which the images "speak" and what...

The Handbook of Communication and Corporate Reputation

by Craig E. Carroll

With the latest insights from the world of communication studies into the nature of corporate reputation, this new addition to Wiley-Blackwell’s series of handbooks on communication and media reflects the...

Streaming: Movies, Media, and Instant Access

by Wheeler Winston Dixon

A study of how digital technology has altered contemporary filmmaking, including audience habits. -- The Chronicle of Higher EducationThe Chronicle of Higher Education

Presidential Candidate Images

by Kenneth L. Hacker, William L. Benoit & David Albert

This engaging look at presidential candidate images features a wide range of essays that dissect how these images are formed and manipulated during campaigns. As more and more emphasis is placed on a candidate's...

The Brains Behind Great Ad Campaigns: Creative Collaboration Between Copywriters and Art Directors

by Margo Berman & Robyn Blakeman

Catch an inside look at the advertising creative process. Discover how teams collaborate at major agencies to create unforgettable campaigns like the Budweiser 'Clydesdale and Dalmatian' spots, the 'PEDIGREE'...

The Routledge International Handbook of Children, Adolescents, and Media

by Dafna Lemish

The roles that media play in the lives of children and adolescents, as well as their potential implications for their cognitive, emotional, social and behavioral development, have attracted growing research...

Digital Media and Reporting Conflict: Blogging and the BBC's Coverage of War and Terrorism

by Daniel Bennett

This book explores the impact of new forms of online reporting on the BBC's coverage of war and terrorism. Informed by the views of over 100 BBC staff at all levels of the corporation, Bennett captures journalists'...

Global Information Society: Technology, Knowledge, and Mobility

by Mark I. Wilson, Aharon Kellerman & Kenneth E. Corey

This unique and empowering text offers a comprehensive, global perspective on the information society from a broad social science perspective. The authors, at the forefront of this dynamic field, provide an...

The Bare Bones Introduction to Integrated Marketing Communication

by Robyn Blakeman

This small, inexpensive text is an in-depth yet simply stated discussion on the business and structure of integrated marketing communication (IMC). The book focuses exclusively on introductory issues concerning...

Invisible Connections: Dance, Choreography and Internet Communities

by Sita Popat

Internet and communication technologies offer dance and theatre new platforms for creating and performing work, with opportunities for remote interaction and collaboration on a scale never before imaginable....

Muslims and the New Media: Historical and Contemporary Debates

by Göran Larsson

Muslims and the New Media explores how the introduction of the latest information and communication technologies are mirroring changes and developments within society, as well as the Middle East's relationship...

Mediating Faiths: Religion and Socio-Cultural Change in the Twenty-First Century

by Michael Bailey & Guy Redden

Mediating Faiths brings together scholars working across a range of fields, including cultural studies, media, sociology, anthropology, cultural theory and religious studies, in order to illustrate how religion...

Girls Make Media

by Mary Celeste Kearney

More girls are producing media today than at any other point in U.S. history, and they are creating media texts in virtually every format currently possible--magazines, films, musical recordings, and websites....

Cyberactivism: Online Activism in Theory and Practice

by Martha McCaughey & Michael D. Ayers

Cyberactivism is a timely collection of essays examining the growing importance of online activism. The contributors show how online activists have not only incorporated recent technology as a tool for change,...

Projecting a Camera: Language-Games in Film Theory

by Edward Branigan

In Projecting a Camera, film theorist Edward Branigan offers a groundbreaking approach to understanding film theory. Why, for example, does a camera move? What does a camera "know"? (And when does it know it?)...

Bollywood Cinema: Temples of Desire

by Vijay Mishra

India is home to Bollywood - the largest film industry in the world. Movie theaters are said to be the "temples of modern India," with Bombay producing nearly 800 films per year that are viewed by roughly 11...