MEDIA AND CULTURAL STUDIES
Communication Yearbook 32
Handbook of Mass Media Ethics
Edited by Christina S. Beck
Edited by Lee Wilkins, University of Missouri, USA, and Clifford G. Christians, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign, USA
The Communication Yearbook annuals publish diverse, stateof-the-discipline literature reviews across the field of communication. Sponsored by the International Communication Association, volumes offer insightful descriptions of research as well as reflections on the implications of those findings for other areas of the discipline. Editor Christina S. Beck presents a diverse, international selection of articles that highlight empirical and theoretical intersections in the communication discipline. June 2008: 234x156: 448pp Hb: 978-0-415-98859-9: £82.00
This Handbook encapsulates the intellectual history of mass media ethics over the past twenty-five years. Chapters will serve as a summary of existing research and thinking in the field, as well as setting agenda items for future research. Key features include: • up-to-date and comprehensive coverage of media ethics, one of the hottest topics in the media community • ‘one-stop shopping‘ for historical and current research in media ethics
Handbook of Election Coverage Around the World Jesper Stromback, Mid Sweden University, Sundsvall, Sweden and Lynda Lee Kaid, University of Florida, USA The Handbook of Election Coverage Around the World focuses on the news coverage of national elections in democracies around the globe. It brings together and compares election news coverage within a single framework, offering a systematic consideration of various factors. Considering the prominence and power of the press in the election process, this volume will offer unique breadth in its global consideration of the topic.
• experienced, top-tier editors, advisory board, and contributors. It will be an essential reference on media ethics theory and research for scholars, graduate students, and researchers in media, mass communication, and journalism. April 2008: 246x174: 456pp Hb: 978-0-8058-6191-4: £81.00 Pb: 978-0-8058-6192-1: £33.99
The volume will appeal to scholars in political communication, political science, mass media and society, and others studying elections and media coverage around the world.
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