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  • Journalism in an Age of Terrorby John Lloyd

    I.B.Tauris 2016; US$ 29.00

    The threat of terrorism and the increasing power of terrorist groups have prompted a rapid growth of the security services and changes in legislation permitting collection of communications data. This provides journalism with acute dilemmas. The media claims responsibility for holding power to account, yet cannot know more than superficial details... more...

  • Die Notengeberby Gunter Reus; Ruth Müller-Lindenberg

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 32.01

    Studierende der Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover gehen in 18 Interviews mit namhaften deutschen Musikkritikerinnen und -kritikern ? darunter Volker Hagedorn, Markus Kavka, Claus Spahn, Falk Schacht und andere ? der Frage nach, wie sich die Rolle von Musikjournalisten verändert. Sie ist längst nicht mehr unangefochten. Im Web 2.0 kann... more...

  • War Tornby Kenneth E. Miller; James Garbarino

    Larson Publications 2016; US$ 14.99

    With some 200 million people affected by armed conflict or genocide, refugees are appearing in record numbers. War Torn takes us beyond the headlines into the lives of civilians caught up in war's destructive power in Afghanistan, Iraq, Bosnia, Guatemala, and Sri Lanka. Alongside stories that convey the destruction and heartbreak of armed conflict,... more...

  • The Lost Childby Martin Sixsmith

    Pan Macmillan 2016; US$ 9.78

    When she fell pregnant as a teenager in Ireland in 1952, Philomena Lee was sent to the convent at Roscrea in Co. Tipperary to be looked after as a fallen woman. She cared for her baby for three years until the Church took him from her and sold him, like countless others, to America for adoption. Coerced into signing a document promising never to attempt... more...

  • We Chose to Speak of War and Strifeby John Simpson

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2016; US$ 24.99

    In corners of the globe where fault-lines seethe into bloodshed and civil war, foreign correspondents have, for hundreds of years, been engaged in uncovering the latest news and ? despite obstacles bureaucratic, political, violent ? reporting it by whatever means available. It's a working life that is difficult, exciting and undeniably glamorous. ... more...

  • A Practical Guide to Graphics Reportingby Jennifer George-Palilonis

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 59.95

    Since this book first published in 2006, the field of information visualization has changed dramatically. First, information visualization has exploded online and on other digital platforms. Second, information graphics reporting has encompassed nearly every sector of communication and business. Visual reporting skills are not only relevant in traditional... more...

  • Media Ethicsby Clifford G. Christians; Mark Fackler; Kathy Brittain Richardson; Peggy Kreshel; Robert H. Woods

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 136.95

    Media Ethics: Cases and Moral Reasoning challenges readers to think analytically about ethical situations in mass communication through original case studies and commentaries about real-life media experiences. This text provides a comprehensive introduction to the theoretical principles of ethical philosophies, facilitating ethical awareness.... more...

  • Interviews führenby Mario Müller-Dofel

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 21.03

    Das journalistische Interview gehört zu den meistgenutzten Darstellungsformen in den Medien, ist aber auch eine unerlässliche Recherchemethode im Redaktionsalltag. Allerdings haben viele Journalisten manipulativen Gesprächspartnern und Kommunikationsstörungen nur wenig entgegenzusetzen. Um das zu ändern, brauchen sie psychologische Fähigkeiten, die... more...

  • The Optician of Lampedusaby Emma Jane Kirby

    Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 14.09

    From an award-winning BBC journalist, this moving book turns the testimony of an accidental hero into a timeless story about the awakening of human courage and conscience. 'I can hardly begin to describe to you what I saw as our boat approached the source of that terrible noise. I hardly want to. You won't understand because you weren't there.... more...

  • Technische Innovationen - Medieninnovationen?by Gabriele Hooffacker; Cornelia Wolf

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 36.59

    Der Band versammelt schlaglichtartig aktuelle Forschungs- und Lehrprojekte, die technische Innovationen in Journalismus, Corporate Media und strategischer Kommunikation aufgreifen. Die Beiträge liefern Erkenntnisse zu veränderten Anforderungen an den journalistischen Arbeitsalltag und die Ausbildung, stellen innovative Darstellungsformen und Formate... more...