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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 13 new and published textbooks in the subject of Political Communication — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Textbooks

  1. The Dynamics of Political Communication

    Media and Politics in a Digital Age

    By Richard M. Perloff

    "The Dynamics of Political Communication blends the drama, excitement, and chaos of politics with the extensive body of social science research that maps in detail the role of the communication media in our political life." —Maxwell McCombs, University of Texas at Austin "The effortlessness and...

    Published November 24th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Campaigning for President 2012

    Strategy and Tactics, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Dennis W. Johnson

    In this important and timely volume, Dennis W. Johnson has assembled an outstanding team of political scientists and political professionals to examine one of the fiercest and most closely fought presidential elections of our time. Like its predecessor on the 2008 race, Campaigning for President...

    Published July 7th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Political Discourse Analysis

    A Method for Advanced Students

    By Isabela Fairclough, Norman Fairclough

    In this accessible new textbook, Isabela and Norman Fairclough present their innovative approach to analysing political discourse. Political Discourse Analysis integrates analysis of arguments into critical discourse analysis and political discourse analysis. The book is grounded in a view of...

    Published January 18th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Persuasion in Society

    2nd Edition

    By Herbert W. Simons, Jean Jones

    Persuasion in Society introduces readers to the rich tapestry of persuasive technique and scholarship, interweaving rhetorical, critical theory, and social science traditions. This text examines current and classical theory through the lens of contemporary culture, encouraging readers to explore...

    Published March 13th 2011 by Routledge

  5. An Introduction to Political Communication

    5th Edition

    By Brian McNair

    Series: Communication and Society

    An Introduction to Political Communication introduces students to the complex relationship between politics, the media and democracy in the United Kingdom, United States and other contemporary societies. Brian McNair examines how politicians, trade unions, pressure groups, NGOs and terrorist...

    Published March 7th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Making Sense of Media and Politics

    Five Principles in Political Communication

    By Gadi Wolfsfeld

    Politics is above all a contest, and the news media are the central arena for viewing that competition. One of the central concerns of political communication has to do with the myriad ways in which politics has an impact on the news media and the equally diverse ways in which the media influences...

    Published February 9th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Campaigning in the Twenty-First Century

    A Whole New Ballgame?

    By Dennis W. Johnson

    So much has changed during the past decade in political campaigning that we can almost say "it's a whole new ball game." This book analyzes the way campaigns were traditionally run and the extraordinary changes that have occurred in the last decade. Dennis W. Johnson looks at the most sophisticated...

    Published December 19th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Strategy in Information and Influence Campaigns

    How Policy Advocates, Social Movements, Insurgent Groups, Corporations, Governments and Others Get What They Want

    By Jarol B. Manheim

    Information and influence campaigns are a particularly cogent example of the broader phenomenon we now term strategic political communication. If we think of political communication as encompassing the creation, distribution, control, use, processing and effects of information as a political...

    Published December 7th 2010 by Routledge

  9. International Communication: A Reader

    Edited by Daya Kishan Thussu

    This comprehensive Reader brings together seminal texts in media and communication from both traditional as well as more recent scholarship. Readings are drawn from an international range of scholars and organized to reflect the growing internationalization of the field, with clearly defined...

    Published July 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  10. Campaigning for President 2008

    Strategy and Tactics, New Voices and New Techniques

    Edited by Dennis W. Johnson

    In this important and timely volume, Dennis W. Johnson has assembled an outstanding team of political science and political journalism scholars and veteran campaign consultants to examine the most exciting presidential campaign in memory. Campaigning for President 2008 focuses on the strategies and...

    Published April 22nd 2009 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Textbooks

  1. Language and Power, 3rd Edition
    By Norman Fairclough
    To Be Published September 7th 2014
  2. Disturbing Argument
    Edited by Catherine Palczewski
    To Be Published September 18th 2014
  3. The Arab Spring: Critical Analyses
    Edited by Khair El-Din Haseeb
    To Be Published September 30th 2014
  4. Discourse and Democracy: Critical Analysis of the Language of Government
    By Michael Farrelly
    To Be Published November 12th 2014
  5. New Technologies and Civic Engagement: New Agendas in Communication
    Edited by Homero Gil de Zuniga Navajas
    To Be Published November 16th 2014

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