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Follow This Thread: A Maze Book to Get Lost In

Paperback, 01/04/2021, £12.99

Understanding Digital Humanities

06/01/2012, £72.00
Confronting the digital revolution in academia, this book examines the application of new computational techniques and visualisation technologies in the Arts & Humanities. Uniting differing perspectives, leading and emerging scholars discuss the theoretical and practical challenges that computation raises for these disciplines.

Debates in the Digital Humanities 2019

Paperback, 21/05/2019, £26.99

Digital Humanities for Librarians

Paperback, 15/01/2020, £38.00
Digital Humanities For Librarians is a one-stop resource for librarians and LIS students working in this growing area of academic librarianship. The broad overview is followed by a series of intensely practical chapters answering questions with step-by-step approaches to both the digital and the human elements of Digital Humanities librarianship.

Digital Humanities and New Ways of Teaching

Hardback, 21/01/2019, £109.99

The Long Revolution

Paperback, 01/12/2011, £14.99
Raymond Williams examines the gradual change which has occurred over the political, economic, and cultural life of the late 21st century, laying special emphasis on the 'creative mind' in relation to our social and cultural thinking.

Media, Culture and Society: An Introduction

Paperback, 07/12/2016, £30.99
Combining a critical survey of the field with a finely judged assessment of cutting-edge developments, this second edition cements its reputation as the 'must have' text for any undergraduate student studying media and communication studies.

Cultural Studies: Theory and Practice

Paperback, 16/05/2016, £39.99
With over 40,000 copies sold, Cultural Studies: Theory and Practice has been the indispensable guide to studying culture for generations of students, pulling key concepts, theories and thinkers in one comprehensive, authoritative yet accessible resource.

Strategic Management in the Media: Theory to Practice

Paperback, 10/11/2016, £34.99
A new edition of Lucy Kung's popular guide to change and decision-making in the media industries. Full of detailed contemporary case studies on BuzzFeed, The Guardian, Netflix, the New York Times, the BBC and more.

Social Media: A Critical Introduction

Paperback, 22/02/2017, £29.99
This book equips students with the critical thinking they need to understand the complexities and contradictions of social media and make informed judgements. The Second Edition explores the sharing economy of Uber and Airbnb and social media in China.

Understanding Media Economics

Paperback, 18/04/2013, £30.99
Long waited second edition of this popular exploration of media economics. Will be adopted on courses across media management, media policy and the creative industries.

Using Communication Theory: An Introduction to Planned Communication

Paperback, 18/11/2008, £36.99
Second editon of this international bestseller. Unique in that it deals with both communication theory as well as its practical application in planned communication.

Media and Communication Research Methods: An Introduction to Qualitative and Quantitative Approaches

Paperback, 30/06/2013, £65.00
A practical and approachable student introduction to research methods in both human communication and mass communication.

Digital Media and Society

Paperback, 22/05/2017, £29.99
This book offers a comprehensive new analysis of the contemporary media landscape, looking at the central theories of the digital society, and the hot topics and key research methods in the field.

Medievalist Comics and the American Century

Hardback, 25/08/2016, £59.95
Why so many American comics fans avidly follow medieval heroes

Globalization & Media

Paperback, 10/11/2011, £23.95

Attack of the Flickering Skeletons: More Terrible Old Games You've Probably Never Heard Of

Hardback, 02/11/2017, £12.99
Welcome to a world of games you never knew existed.

Naked Jape

Paperback, 27/09/2007, £9.99
Is Man the only animal that laughs? Why are clowns so scary? Do jokes make children more intelligent? Are men funnier than women? Can God take a joke? What's brown and sticky? This work takes a tour of the strange and wonderful world of jokes - to find out what's funny and why. With over 400 of the best jokes it is a lesson in joke-making.

Representing Communities: Discourse and Contexts

Hardback, 10/11/2017, £99.99
This edited collection offers the latest research into the reproduction of `hegemonic' discourse and the ways in which the description and evaluation of social groups affects their ability to exercise cultural and political autonomy.

Ethnographic I: A Methodological Novel about Autoethnography

Paperback, 27/12/2003, £44.00
Gives useful strategies for conducting a study, including the need for introspection, the struggles of the budding ethnographic writer, the practical problems in explaining results of this method to outsiders, and the moral and ethical issues that get raised in this form of research.


Paperback, 03/11/2011, £7.99
Offers a comic spoof of the consumer-product catalogues. This title is illustrated throughout in the shape and style of catalogues that offer you the chance to buy machines that stamp your initials onto golf balls or allow you to warm you slippers electronically before putting them on.

Carnage and the Media

7, 01/09/2005, £19.99
Seaton neither harks back to a lost golden age, nor presumes that more news is necessarily better news. This is a celebration of the media, which, despite all its problems, we must embrace as an essential part of a free society.

From Gutenberg To Zuckerberg

Paperback, 05/01/2012, £10.99
From Gutenberg to Zuckerberg gives you all the basic, conceptual equipment you need to understand the Internet phenomenon.

Media and the Inner World: Psycho-cultural Approaches to Emotion, Media and Popular Culture

Hardback, 03/09/2014, £79.99
This book applies insights from the spheres of academic scholarship and clinical experience to demonstrate the usefulness of psychoanalysis for developing nuanced and innovative approaches to media and cultural analysis.


Paperback, 20/03/2018, £10.99

Exploring Media Research: Theories, Practice, and Purpose

Paperback, 26/09/2017, £29.99
This book is a pragmatic guide to both gathering and analysing media data and helps readers make sense of how media are involved in politics, by bringing media research to life with vivid case studies.

Frighteners: Why We Love Monsters, Ghosts, Death & Gore

Hardback, 22/03/2018, £12.99
A celebratory exploration of what our morbid tendencies can teach us about humanity, society and spirituality from the `Sinister Minister'.

Internet Celebrity: Understanding Fame Online

Paperback, 16/07/2018, £17.99
This book presents a framework for thinking about different forms of internet celebrity that have emerged in the last decade. Through cross-cultural case studies, the book offers a brief history of internet celebrity; analysis on recent developments in the industry; and commentary on emergent trends.

Global Political Economy in the Information Age: Power and Inequality

Paperback, 14/12/2006, £19.99
Gives an introduction to 20th-21st century imaginings and realities. Divided in sections, this work includes Time/Space Frameworks. It features topics such as: States and Markets: understanding geospatial time; Embedding Patriarchy: feminism and inequality in the Internet era; Complex Hegemony in the 21st Century: power and inequality; and more.

International Relations in a Global Age: A Conceptual Challenge

Paperback, 19/06/1999, £17.99
The book investigates the ways in which state--centred approaches to international relations have limited our understanding of global, political, economic and cultural processes. By assessing a wide range of such state--centred work, Youngs identifies the challenges we must address to grasp the complexity of the contemporary world.

Globalization: Theory and Practice

Paperback, 28/06/2008, £37.99
Focusing on the major topics of globalization, this work includes: the importance of the emerging economies of India and China and how this is effecting the global community; the impact of migration; the debate between the northern and southern hemispheres; and how the Internet and other technologies are changing the face of globalization.

Subcultures, Bodies and Spaces: Essays on Alternativity and Marginalization

Hardback, 28/09/2018, £68.99
This edited collection provides sociological and cultural research that expands our understanding of the alternative, liminal or transgressive; theorizing the status of the alternative in contemporary culture and society.

DIY Cultures and Underground Music Scenes

Hardback, 28/11/2018, £120.00

Oral History Theory

Paperback, 21/03/2016, £32.99

Doing Oral History: A Practical Guide 3ed

Paperback, 09/10/2014, £25.49

Now the Chips Are Down: The BBC Micro

Hardback, 12/02/2016, £7.99
The story of a pioneering microcomputer: its beginnings as part of a national Computer Literary Project, its innovative hardware, and its creative uses.

Supercade: A Visual History of the Videogame Age 1971-1984

Paperback, 24/10/2003, £17.99
A gloriously illustrated history of the videogame and its legacy for both our mindscapes and video technology.

Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games

Hardback, 30/10/2003, £38.99

Selfies: Why We Love (and Hate) Them

Paperback, 30/04/2018, £17.99
This book presents a rich and nuanced analysis of selfie culture. It shows how selfies gain their meanings, illustrates different selfie practices, explores how selfies make us feel and why they have the power to make us feel anything, and unpacks how selfie practices and selfie related norms have changed or might change in the future.
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