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  • Tout savoir sur les maisons d'éditionby Victor Bouadjio

    Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 14.99

    Quelle logique se cache derrière le fonctionnement des maisons d'édition ? Il y a de grandes révélations dans ce livre : pourquoi les éditeurs refusent-ils certains manuscrits ? Qu'est-ce qui provoque chez eux des coups de coeur ? Combien d'auteurs publient-ils ? Quel est l'itinéraire d'un texte anonyme ? Etc. Quelles sont leurs relations avec... more...

  • The History of the Book in the Middle Eastby Geoffrey Roper

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 350.00

    This selection of papers by scholarly specialists offers an introduction to the history of the book and book culture in West Asia and North Africa from antiquity to the 20th century. The flourishing and long-lived manuscript tradition is discussed in its various aspects - social and economic as well as technical and aesthetic. The very early but... more...

  • Celebrity and the Feminist Blockbusterby Anthea Taylor

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 87.13

    In the first book-length study of celebrity feminism, Anthea Taylor convincingly argues that the most visible feminists in the mediasphere have been authors of bestselling works of non-fiction: feminist ?blockbusters?. Celebrity and The Feminist Blockbuster explores how the authors of these popular feminist books have shaped the public identity of... more...

  • Innovation Policies in the European News Media Industryby Hans van Kranenburg

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 107.67

    This book explores the importance and the types of media innovation policies formulated and implemented in various European countries. Each country analysis illustrates the evolution and structure of news media markets and media cross-ownership policies in recent years and evaluates how innovation policies stimulate innovative activities in journalism... more...

  • Scratchby Manjula Martin

    Simon & Schuster 2017; US$ 16.00 US$ 11.99

    A collection of essays from today?s most acclaimed authors?from Cheryl Strayed to Roxane Gay to Jennifer Weiner, Alexander Chee, Nick Hornby, and Jonathan Franzen?on the realities of making a living in the writing world. In the literary world, the debate around writing and commerce often begs us to take sides: either writers should be paid for everything... more...

  • The History of the Book in East Asiaby Cynthia Brokaw; Peter Kornicki

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The history of the book in East Asia is closely linked to problems of language and script, problems which have also had a profound impact on the technology of printing and on the social and intellectual impact of print in this area. This volume contains key readings on the history of printed books and manuscripts in China, Korea and Japan and includes... more...

  • Little Magazines & Modernismby Adam McKible; Suzanne W. Churchill

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Little magazines made modernism happen. These pioneering enterprises were typically founded by individuals or small groups intent on publishing the experimental works or radical opinions of untried, unpopular, or underrepresented writers. Recently, little magazines have re-emerged as an important critical tool for examining the local and material conditions... more...

  • The History of the Book in South Asiaby Francesca Orsini

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The History of the Book in South Asia covers not only the various modern states that make up South Asia today but also a multitude of languages and scripts. For centuries it was manuscripts that dominated book production and circulation, and printing technology only began to make an impact in the late eighteenth century. Print flourished in the colonial... more...

  • Illustrated Religious Texts in the North of Europe, 1500-1800by Feike Dietz; Adam Morton; Lien Roggen; Els Stronks

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    In recent years many historians have argued that the Reformation did not - as previously thought - hamper the development of Northern European visual culture, but rather gave new impetus to the production, diffusion and reception of visual materials in both Catholic and Protestant milieus. This book investigates the crosscurrents of exchange in the... more...

  • Wissenschaftliches Publizierenby Peter Weingart; Niels Taubert

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 0.00

    Das wissenschaftliche Publizieren hat sich dramatisch verändert. Digitalisierung, Ökonomisierung und Konzentration der Verlage, die Einführung von Leistungsindikatoren und die Entwicklung von Open-Access-Modellen sind die einschlägigen Stichworte. Der Band versammelt die einschlägigen Forschungsergebnisse der Arbeitsgruppe "Zukunft des wissenschaftlichen... more...