In this section we announce recently published books by IAMCR members to the IAMCR community. If you are a member of IAMCR and would like to have your recent book listed, send us a message...
By Leonardo Custódio - What explains the engagement of low-income youth in media initiatives for political mobilization & social change in everyday life? This book looks at this question using an ethnographic and interdisciplinary study of media activism of young residents of favelas in Rio de Janeiro.
By Simon Dawes - This text adopts an explicitly Foucauldian and genealogical perspective in its account of media history and power.
Edited by Belinha S. De Abreu et al. - This Handbook examines the theoretical, conceptual, pedagogical and methodological development of media literacy education and research around the world. .
By Jonas Ohlsson and Ulrika Facht - This book presents an analysis of how the digitalisation of the advertising market has impacted the business model of Nordic news media companies.
By Patrick Murphy -Today's global media sustains a potent new environmental consciousness. Paradoxically, it also serves as a far-reaching platform that promotes the unsustainable consumption ravaging our planet.
By Irene Bruna Seu and Shani Orgad - Provides a multi-disciplinary account informed by psychosocial studies, media and communications, social psychology, and sociology.
Edited by Divina Frau-Meigs, Irma Velez, Julieta Flores Michel - This book offers the first analysis on public policies in Media, information and computer literacy in Europe.
By Nico Carpentier - This book acknowledges the importance of discourse studies, in having produced a better understanding of the socio‐political role of frameworks of intelligibility, and of materialism theory in highlighting the importance of the agentic role of materials.
By Thomas Tufte - This work provides essential insights to students and scholars of media and communications, as well as anyone concerned with the practices and processes that lead to citizenship, democracy and social justice.
Edited by Wendy Willems & Winston Mano - This edited volume addresses the everyday lived experiences of Africans in their interaction with different kinds of media.