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  • Boys in Zincby Svetlana Alexievich; Andrew Bromfield

    Penguin Books Ltd 2017; US$ 14.09

    The haunting history of the Soviet-Afghan War from the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature 2015 - A new translation based on the updated text - From 1979 to 1989 Soviet troops engaged in a devastating war in Afghanistan that claimed thousands of casualties on both sides. While the Soviet Union talked about a 'peace-keeping' mission, the... more...

  • American Journalists in the Great Warby Chris Dubbs

    UNP - Nebraska 2017; US$ 34.95

    When war erupted in Europe in 1914, American journalists hurried across the Atlantic ready to cover it the same way they had covered so many other wars. However, very little about this war was like any other. Its scale, brutality, and duration forced journalists to write their own rules for reporting and keeping the American public informed. American... more...

  • The War Beat, Europeby Steven Casey

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 23.99

    A fast-paced narrative of the hard-driving American war correspondents who reported the war against Nazi Germany from the battlegrounds of North Africa, Germany, Italy, and France--and shaped the home front's perception of some of the most pivotal battles in American history. more...

  • Hollywood im journalistischen Alltagby Christian Friedl

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 24.08

    Der Band beantwortet die Frage: Was ist eine Geschichte und wie erzähle ich sie am besten? Er greift dabei das zentrale Motiv der "Heldenreise" auf.  Sie ist eine Art Baukasten, aus dem sich Geschichtenerzähler kinderleicht bedienen können. Im Prinzip handelt es sich um eine angereicherte Form der 3-Akt-Struktur nach Aristoteles. Alle... more...

  • Medienrezeption als Erfahrungby Felix Frey

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 41.92

    Anknüpfend an Beschreibungen von Medienrezeption als ?Quasi-Erfahrung?, ?stellvertretende Erfahrung? oder ?Ersatz-Erfahrung? ist die These von Felix Frey, dass Medienrezeptionsprozesse sich in ihrer Ähnlichkeit zur menschlichen Primärerfahrung unterscheiden. Auf Basis psychologischer, phänomenologischer und kommunikationswissenschaftlicher Konzepte... more...

  • Reality Radio, Second Editionby John Biewen; Alexa Dilworth

    The University of North Carolina Press 2017; US$ 28.99

    This new revised and expanded edition of Reality Radio celebrates today's best audio documentary work by bringing together some of the most influential and innovative practitioners from the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Australia. With a new foreword and five new essays, this book takes stock of the transformations in radio documentary... more...

  • Politics, Media and Democracy in Australiaby Brian McNair; Terry Flew; Stephen Harrington; Adam Swift

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    In Australia, as in many comparable democracies, the role of the media in the political process is high on the public agenda. There is a perception of widespread disillusionment with and disengagement from politics amongst voters, and criticism of the media for failing to fulfil their democratic responsibilities adequately. This book evaluates public... more...

  • Lines in the Sandby Adrian Gill

    Orion 2017; US$ 24.99

    'By miles the most brilliant journalist of our age' Lynn Barber 'A golden writer' Andrew Marr A. A. Gill was rightly hailed as one of the greatest journalists of our time. This selection of some of his recent pieces, which he made himself before his untimely death, spans the last five years from all corners of the world. It shows him at his most... more...

  • Contemporary Journalism in the US and Germanyby Matthias Revers

    Palgrave Macmillan US 2017; US$ 85.90

    This book challenges the idea that Western media systems are becoming more American in the digital age, arguing that journalistic cultures are not only significantly different from each other still but also variably open and resistant to change. Drawing upon extensive field research of political reporters and examination of discourses of journalistic... more...

  • Investigative Reporting from Premise to Publicationby Marcy Burstiner

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This book gives readers the confidence they need to handle any investigative reporting assignment and to produce demonstrated results. Its step-by-step progression covering the entire investigative process will help them stay on track to complete stories of any size. The book answers relevant questions such as "Where can I find a story?" "What do... more...