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Guns, Grenades, and Grunts: First-Person Shooter Games
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|August 9, 2012

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Known for their visibility and tendency to generate controversy, first-person shooter (FPS) games are cultural icons and powder-kegs in American society. Contributors will examine a range of FPS games such as the Doom, Half-Life, System Shock, Deus Ex, Halo,…
Understanding Media Theory
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|February 28, 2003

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Understanding Media Theory is an accessible introduction to mass media theory. The book emphasizes the importance of using theory not only to make sense of the role of the media in society but also to understand particular aspects of the process of mass…
Media Control: News as an Institution of Power and Social Control

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Media Control: News as an Institution of Power and Social Control challenges traditional (and even some radical) perceptions of how the news works. While it's clear that journalists don't operate objectively - reporters don't just cover news, but they make it…
News Culture
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|March 16, 2010

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News Culture offers a timely examination of the forms, practices, institutions and audiences of journalism. Having highlighted a range of pressing issues confronting the global news industry today, it proceeds to provide a historical consideration of the rise of…
Comparing Political Journalism
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|July 26, 2016

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Comparing Political Journalism is a systematic, in-depth study of the factors that shape and influence political news coverage today. Using techniques drawn from the growing field of comparative political communication, an international group of contributors…
Race, Racism and Sports Journalism: Black, white and read all over

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Beginning with a theoretical discussion of race, sport and media, this book critically examines issues of race, racism and sports journalism and offers practical advice on sports reporting, including a discussion of guidelines for ethical journalism. In a series…
Sound Theory/Sound Practice
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|June 5, 1992

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First Published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Race After the Internet
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|October 5, 2011

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In Race After the Internet, Lisa Nakamura and Peter Chow-White bring together a collection of interdisciplinary, forward-looking essays exploring the complex role that digital media technologies play in shaping our ideas about race. Contributors interrogate…
Russia And The United States
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|December 15, 2006

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Throughout the Cold War, both the United States and the Soviet Union viewed themselves as saviors of the world, and each saw itself as working on behalf of humanity against the other. The unexpected implosion of the Soviet empire in 1989 brought an end to this…
Textual Poachers: Television Fans And Participatory Culture
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|November 7, 2012

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The twentieth anniversary edition of Henry Jenkins¿s Textual Poachers brings this now-canonical text to a new generation of students interested in the intersections of fandom, participatory culture, popular consumption and media theory. Supplementing the…
Television Antiheroines: Women Behaving Badly In Crime And Prison Drama

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As television has finally started to create more leading roles for women, the female antiheroine has emerged as a compelling and dynamic character type. Television Antiheroines looks closely at this recent development, exploring the emergence of women characters…
Hollywood Censored: Morality Codes, Catholics, and the Movies

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In response to a series of sex scandals that rocked the movie industry in the early 1920s, the Production Code Administration and the Catholic Legion of Decency implemented a code stipulating that movies stress proper behavior, respect for government, and…