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  • Austrian Imperial Censorship and the Bohemian Periodical Press, 1848–71by Jeffrey T. Leigh

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 94.13

    This book analyzes the conduct of press policy in Bohemia from the Revolutions of 1848 through the period of the Tábory , 1867-71. In the aftermath of the revolutions, the Habsburg state, far from constituting an historical relic, proved itself boldly innovative, inaugurating liberal reforms, most importantly the rule of law. While the reforms helped... more...

  • New Digital Storytelling, The: Creating Narratives with New Media--Revised and Updated Edition, 2nd Editionby Bryan Alexander

    ABC-CLIO 2017; US$ 48.00

    Written for everyone interested in the communication potential of digital media, including educators, marketers, communication professionals, and community activists, this is the ultimate guide to harnessing technology for storytelling. No other book covers the digital storytelling movement as thoroughly as this updated second edition of a popular... more...

  • Publishing as a Vocationby Irving Horowitz

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 100.00

    The linkage of politics and technology is now the driving momentum in communication. Publishers are now part of the astonishing transformation of the slow to the instant. From twitters to bloggers, the communication of ideas can now be accomplished in a matter of minutes, not weeks, months, or even years.Horowitz believes that at its best, information... more...

  • The Publishing Industry in Chinaby Robert Baensch

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 44.95

    The Publishing Industry in China is a timely volume that covers all aspects of China's book, magazine, and online publishing industry. Various chapters discuss the different market segments of trade, scientific, technical, professional, education, and children's books. more...

  • Commemoration and Oblivion in Royalist Print Culture, 1658-1667by Erin Peters

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 94.13

    This book explores the measures taken by the newly re-installed monarchy and its supporters to address the drastic events of the previous two decades. Profoundly preoccupied with - and, indeed, anxious about - the uses and representations of the nation’s recent troubled past, the returning royalist regime heavily relied upon the dissemination, in... more...

  • Researching the Nineteenth-Century Periodical Pressby Alexis Easley; Andrew King; John Morton

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 89.95

    Extending the work of The Routledge Handbook to Nineteenth-Century British Periodicals and Newspapers , this volume provides a critical introduction and case studies that illustrate cutting-edge approaches to periodicals research, as well as an overview of recent developments in the field. The twelve chapters model diverse approaches and methodologies... more...

  • The Scottish Suffragettes and the Pressby Sarah Pedersen

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 94.13

    This book approaches the Scottish women’s suffrage campaign from the point of view of the popular press. It investigates how the press engaged with the women’s suffrage movement; how suffragettes were portrayed in newspapers; and how different groups attempted to use the press to get their message into the public sphere. Scottish suffrage campaigners... more...

  • Children’s Publishing and Black Britain, 1965-2015by Karen Sands-O'Connor

    Palgrave Macmillan US 2017; US$ 95.22

    This book examines a critical period in British children’s publishing, from the earliest days of dedicated publishing firms for Black British audiences to the beginnings of the Black Lives Matter movement in the UK. Taking a historical approach that includes education acts, Black protest, community publishing and children’s literature prizes, the study... more...

  • La Roches Einführung in den praktischen Journalismusby Gabriele Hooffacker; Klaus Meier

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 14.83

    Wie wird man heute Journalist? Wo und in welchen Funktionen arbeiten Journalisten? Wie verändern die neuen Medien den Journalistenberuf? Wo kann man Journalismus lernen? Wie findet man Kontakt zu einer Redaktion? Wie recherchiert man eine Story? Kann der Journalist objektiv informieren? Wie schreibt man eine Nachricht? Was sind die Besonderheiten von... more...

  • The Invention of the Oralby Paula McDowell

    University of Chicago Press 2017; US$ 45.00

    Just as today’s embrace of the digital has sparked interest in the history of print culture, so in eighteenth-century Britain the dramatic proliferation of print gave rise to urgent efforts to historicize different media forms and to understand their unique powers. And so it was, Paula McDowell argues, that our modern concepts of oral culture and... more...