Books of the week 48/2017

On week 48 the following publications have come to our attention:

Death Makes the News – How the Media Censor and Display the Dead

  • Written by Jessica M. Fishman
  • Published by NYU Press
  • 336 pages

Drones: Media Discourse & The Public Imagination

  • Written by Kevin Howley
  • Published by Peter Lang
  • 284 pages

In Search of Belonging: Latinas, Media, and Citizenship

  • Written by Jillian M. Báez
  • Published by University of Illinois Press
  • 202 pages

Networked News, Racial Divides: How Power and Privilege Shape Public Discourse in Progressive Communities

  • Written by Sue Robinson
  • Published by Cambridge University Press

Peace Through Media

  • Written by Leara D. Rhodes
  • Published by Peter Lang
  • 202 pages

Poor News: Media Discourses of Poverty in Times of Austerity

  • Written by Steven Harkins & Jairo Lugo-Ocando
  • Published by Rowman & Littlefield
  • 236 pages

The Media, Journalism and Democracy

  • Edited by Margaret Scammell and Holli Semetko
  • Published by Routledge
  • 482 pages

The SAGE Handbook of Social Media

  • Edited by Jean Burgess, Alice Marwick and Thomas Poell
  • Published by Sage
  • 662 pages

Under the title “Books of the week”, JRN will list new, relevant publications that have recently become available. Click the title of the book for further information on the publisher’s website. We keep our eyes peeled, but if you want to make sure your publication makes the list, let us know when it’s out! You can send a message or tweet us @jresearchnews.

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