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New Agendas in Communication Series


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This series brings together groups of emerging scholars to tackle important interdisciplinary themes that demand new scholarly attention and reach broadly across the communication field’s existing courses. Each volume stakes out a key area, presents original findings, and considers the long-range implications of its "new agenda."

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New Media in Times of Crisis

New Media in Times of Crisis

1st Edition

Keri K. Stephens
May 21, 2019

New Media in Times of Crisis provides an interdisciplinary look at research focused around how people organize during crises. Contributors examine the latest practices for communicating during crises, including evacuation practices, workplace safety challenges, crisis social media usage, and...

Digital Discussions: How Big Data Informs Political Communication

Digital Discussions: How Big Data Informs Political Communication

1st Edition

Natalie Jomini Stroud, Shannon McGregor
November 21, 2018

Big data raise major research possibilities for political communication scholars who are interested in how citizens, elites, and journalists interact. With the availability of social media data, academics can observe, on a large scale, how people talk about politics. The opportunity to study...

Work Pressures: New Agendas in Communication

Work Pressures: New Agendas in Communication

1st Edition

Dawna Ballard, Matthew McGlone
December 13, 2016

Work Pressures fills the void of research on the nature of pressures on individuals in the workplace. It offers a broad view of how work pressures can compromise the performance and vitality of individuals and their organizations. The contributions to this volume not only confirm communication’s...

Strategic Communication: New Agendas in Communication

Strategic Communication: New Agendas in Communication

1st Edition

Anthony Dudo, LeeAnn Kahlor
July 19, 2016

The focus of this book is Strategic Communication. Communication can be defined as strategic if its development and/or dissemination is driven by an expected outcome. These outcomes can be attitudinal, behavioral, persuasive or knowledge-related; they can lead to change or engagement, or they can...

Networked China: Global Dynamics of Digital Media and Civic Engagement: New Agendas in Communication

Networked China: Global Dynamics of Digital Media and Civic Engagement: New Agendas in Communication

1st Edition

Wenhong Chen, Stephen D. Reese
May 19, 2015

The Internet and digital media have become conduits and locales where millions of Chinese share information and engage in creative expression and social participation. This book takes a cutting-edge look at the impacts and implications of an increasingly networked China. Eleven chapters cover the...

New Technologies and Civic Engagement: New Agendas in Communication

New Technologies and Civic Engagement: New Agendas in Communication

1st Edition

Homero Gil de Zuniga Navajas
November 04, 2014

This volume contributes to the extant and prolific New Agendas in Communication Series from one of the most salient perspectives within the field of Communication: New Technologies and Civic Engagement. The impact of the Internet and other technological advances are constantly referred to at most...

Sports and Identity: New Agendas in Communication

Sports and Identity: New Agendas in Communication

1st Edition

Barry Brummett, Andrew Ishak
December 09, 2013

This volume of essays examines the ways in which sports have become a means for the communication of social identity in the United States. The essays included here explore the question, How is identity engaged in the performance and spectatorship of sports? Defining sports as the whole range of...

Global Communication: New Agendas in Communication

Global Communication: New Agendas in Communication

1st Edition

Karin Wilkins, Joe Straubhaar, Shanti Kumar
August 16, 2013

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 communication scholarship, charting innovative directions for research that connects...

Ethical Issues in Communication Professions: New Agendas in Communication

Ethical Issues in Communication Professions: New Agendas in Communication

1st Edition

Minette Drumwright
August 13, 2013

Dynamic, rapid, and radical changes are transforming the communication professions, provoking major implications for ethics. Traditional boundaries blur as media converge; relentless competitive pressures cause some forms of communication to atrophy and permit others to explode; and technological...

Agenda Setting in a 2.0 World: New Agendas in Communication

Agenda Setting in a 2.0 World: New Agendas in Communication

1st Edition

Thomas J. Johnson
July 17, 2013

This volume explores agenda-setting theory in light of changes in the media environment in the 21st century. In the decades since the original Chapel Hill study that launched agenda-setting research, the theory has attracted the interest of scholars worldwide. Agenda Setting in a 2.0 World features...

Identity and Communication: New Agendas in Communication

Identity and Communication: New Agendas in Communication

1st Edition

Dominic L Lasorsa, America Rodriguez
April 05, 2013

Identity and Communication offers an innovative take on traditional topics of intercultural communication while promoting new ideas and progressive theories.With essays by emerging voices in identity communication, volume contributors discuss the ways that racial, cultural, and gender identities...

Political Emotions

Political Emotions

1st Edition

Janet Staiger, Ann Cvetkovich, Ann Reynolds
June 08, 2010

Political Emotions explores the contributions that the study of discourses, rhetoric, and framing of emotion make to understanding the public sphere, civil society and the political realm. Tackling critiques on the opposition of the public and private spheres, chapters in this volume examine why...

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