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Thursday, November 30, 2006

New books and latest journal issues in the Main Library

Latest communication-related books to arrive in the library. These can be borrowed straight away (nb while some may be on the display shelves, others may already be on the normal shelves)

The cell phone reader : essays in social transformation
Kavoori, Anandam P.

State and society in 21st century China : crisis, contention, and legitimation
Gries, Peter Hays 306.0951 STA

The road to martyrs' square : a journey into the world of the suicide bomber
Oliver, A. M. 956.94054 OLI

Paradigms lost : the life and deaths of the printed word
Sonn, William J 686.209 SON

Getting a grip on the paper war : managing information in the modern office
Pearce, Robyn 651.5 PEA

A study of modern television : thinking inside the box
Crisell, Andrew 384.55 CRI

Internet
Cantoni, Lorenzo 004.678 CAN

Media in situations of conflict : roles, challenges, and responsibility
Mbaine, Adolf E 303.6 MED

No time outs : what it's really like to be a sportswriter today
Walsh, Christopher 070.449796092 WAL

Beyond e-learning: Approaches and technologies to enhance organizational knowledge, learning and performance
Marc J Rosenberg
371.3344678 ROS

Case studies in organizational communication: Ethical perspectives and practices
Steve May (Ed)
302.35 CAS

Dictionary of media and communication studies (7th ed)
James Watson & Anne Hill
302.203 WAT (Reference)

Feature writing: A practical introduction
Susan Pape & Sue Featherstone
070.44 PAP

Framing celebrity: New directions in celebrity culture
Su Holmes & Sean Redmond (Eds)
306.090511 FRA

Intercultural communication: A reader (11th ed)
Larry A Samovar, Richard E Porter, Edwin R McDaniel (Eds)
303.482 INT

Social comparison and social psychology: Understanding cognition, intergroup relations and culture
Serge Guimond (Ed)
302.4 SOC

Television technology demystified: A non-technical guide
Aleksandar Louis Todorovic
621.3883 TOD

Speaking technically: A handbook for scientists, engineers, and physicians on how to improve technical presentations
Sinclair Goodlad
601.4 GOO

The electronic reporter: broadcast journalism in Australia (2nd ed)
Barbara Alysen
070.1950994 ALY

Cultural theory and popular culture: An introduction (4th ed)
John Storey
306.STO

Muslims and the news media
Elizabeth Poole & John E Richardson (Eds)
302.230882971 MUS

Cross-cultural competence
Slawomir Magala
302.35 MAG

TV talk: a dictionary of words and phrases popularized by television
Andrew Holmes
791.4503 HOL

A new sociology of work:
Lynn Pettinger, Jane Parry, Rebecca Taylor & Miriam Glucksmann
306.36 NEW

Babylonians
HWF Saggs
935 SAG

Boundaries of dissent: Protest and state power in the media age
Bruce D'Arcus
303.484 DAR

Virtual Thailand: The media and cultural politics in Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore
Glen Lewis
302.230954 LEW

Doing your dissertation in business and management: The reality of researching and writing
Reva Berman Brown
658.0072 BRO

Spreading misandry: The teaching of contempt for men in popular culture
Paul Nathanson & Catherine K Young
305.31 NAT

Introduction to social research : quantitative and qualitative approaches
Punch, Keith. 300.72 PUN

Managing student teams
Caspersz, Donella. 378.1795 CAS

JOURNAL ISSUES
Communication journal of New Zealand He kohinga korero 6 (1) Dec. 2005 302.20993 COM

Convergence: The international journal of research into new media technologies 12 (4) Nov 2006 - special issue, An end to the new? Re-assessing the claims for new media writings

International journal of intercultural relations 30 (6) 303.482 INT Special issue on "Attitudes towards iummigrants and immigration"

Media Asia 32 (3) 302.23 MED

Leadership 2 (4) Nov 2006 303.34 LEA

Tuesday, November 07, 2006

New books in the Main Library related to communication

The following books have recently arrived in the library -
some will be on display, some may have hit the shelves already.


Intercultural competence : interpersonal communication across cultures
Lustig, Myron W. 303.482 LUS

Communication between cultures
Samovar, Larry A. 303.482 SAM

Introducing students to the culture of enquiry in an arts degree
Chanock, Kate. 378.170281 CHA

The McGraw-Hill handbook of business letters
Poe, Roy W 651.75 POE

Cupcakes and Kalashnikovs : 100 years of the best journalism by women
Mills, Eleanor 070.922 CUP

Remaking media : the struggle to democratize public communication
Hackett, Robert A 302.23 HAC

The politics of piracy : intellectual property in contemporary China
Mertha, Andrew 346.048 MER

Media & minorities : the politics of race in news and entertainment
Larson, Stephanie Greco 302.23089 LAR

Communication highwire : leveraging the power of diverse communication styles
Saphiere, Dianne Hofner 658.45 SAP

New journal titles:
Asian journal of communication 16 (3) Sept 2006 302.2095 ASI Focus issus on STDs/AIDS Communication research in Asia
Critical studies in media communication 23 (3) August 2006 302.23 CRI
Communication research 33 (5) October 2006 302.2 COM
International journal of intercultural relatioins 30 (5) Sept 2006 303.482 INT
Media culture and society 28 (5) Sept 2006 302.2 MED
Pacific journalism review 12 (2) Sept 2006 079 PAC
Public opinion quarterly 70 (3) Fall 2006 301.15 PUB
Theory culture and society 23 (5) Sept 2006

Monday, October 16, 2006

New communication-related books in the Main Library

These books are on display from 18th October:
Millennial monsters: Japanese toys and the global imagination
Anne Allison
688.720952 ALL

A concise history of the world since 1945
WM Spellman
909.825 SPE

When society becomes an addict: Understanding the social system, reclaiming our personal power
Anne Wilson Schaef
302 SCH

Culture wars: The media & the British left
James Curran, Ivor Gaber, Julian Petley
306.20941 CUR

Intercultural organizational communication: Five corporate cases in Japan
Lisbeth Clausen
395.520952 CLA

Liberty beyond neo-libralism: A republican critique of liberal governance in a globalising age
Steven Slaughter
320.513 SLA

Communication technology and human development: Recent experiences in the Indian social sector
Avik Ghosh
303.48330954 GHO

Setting the people free: The story of democracy
John Dunn
321.8 DUN

Handbook of markets and economies: East Asia, Southeast Asia, Australia, New Zealand
Anthony Pecotich & Clifford J. Shultz II (Eds)
330.95 HAN

Framing war and genocide: British policy and news media reaction to the war in Bosnia
Gregory Kent
070.449949703 KEN

The world news prism: Global information in a satellite age (7th ed)
William A Hachten & James F Scotton
070.4332 HAC

CU next Tuesday: A good look at bad language
Ruth Wajnryb
417.2 WAJ

Skilled interpersonal communication: Research, theory and practice (4th ed)
Owen Hargie & David Dickson
302.34 HAR

50 ways to understand communication: A guided tour of key ideas and theorists in communication, media, and culture
Arthur Asa Berger
302.23 BER

Friday, September 29, 2006

New communication-related books in the Library, September 2006

These books have recently arrived in the library, and are on the display shelves. You may borrow straight away.
Culture and demography in organizations
Harrison, J. Richard 302.35 HAR

Globalization and culture change in the Pacific Islands
Lockwood, Victoria S 306.0995 GLO

Prosperity for all? : economic, social and political change in New Zealand since 1935
Roper, Brian S 338.993 ROP

Handbook of markets and economies : East Asia, Southeast Asia, Australia, New Zealand
Pecotich, Anthony. 330.95 HAN

Brands : meaning and value in media culture
Arvidsson, Adam 658.827 ARV

Narrative and media
Fulton, Helen 302.23 NAR

Sociology
Giddens, Anthony 301 GID

Talk is cheap : switching to internet telephones
Gaskin, James E 621.38212 GAS

The misunderstood China : uncovering the truth behind the bamboo curtain
Lo, Chi 338.951 LO

Science and technology in society : from biotechnology to the Internet
Kleinman, Daniel Lee 303.483 KLE

The new Australian and New Zealand public relations manual
Tymson, Candy 659.20994 TYM

Sport ethics : concepts and cases in sport and recreation
Malloy, David Cruise 175 MAL

A handbook for social science field research : essays & bibliographic sources on research design and methods
Perecman, Ellen 300.723 HAN

Media messages : what film, television, and popular music teach us about race, class, gender, and sexual orientation
Holtzman, Linda 302.230973 HOL

Mass media and society
Curran, James 302.23 MAS

Culture + technology : a primer
Slack, Jennifer Daryl 306.46 SLA

Media and cultural studies : keyworks
Durham, Meenakshi Gigi 302.23 MED

Listening beyond the echoes : media, ethics, and agency in an uncertain world
Couldry, Nick 302.23 COU

New journal issues:

Communication research 33 (4) 302.2 COM
Convergence: The international journal of research into new media technologies 12 (3) Aug 2006 303.4833 CON
Critical studies in media communication 23 (2) 302.23 CRI
(couple of articles on war/terror journalism)
Global media and communication 2 (2) Aug 2006 302.23 GLO
International communication gazette 68 (1) 070 GAZ - includes articles oon radio in democracy, new forms of intercultural communication in a gloablized world; and 68 (4) Aug 2006
Leadership 2 (3) 303.34 LEA
Theory culture and society 23 (4) July 2006

Rosanne van Leeuwen
Communication liaison librarian
29 September 2006

Monday, August 07, 2006

New communication-related books in the library 7 August

A selection of new books related to communication. These are on display in the Main Library and can be borrowed.

The rise of the Chinese consumer: theory & evidence
Jonathan Garner
306.30951 GAR

Chinese entrepreneurship and Asian business networks
Thomas Menkhoff & Solvay Gerke (eds)
338.04 CHI

Public opinion and political change in China
Wenfang Tang
320.951 TAN

The visible hand: the changing role of the state in New Zealand's development
Andrew Ladley & John R Martin (eds)
320.60993 THE

New Zealand identities: departures & destinations
James H Liu, Tim McCreanor, Tracey McIntosh & Teresia Teaiwa (eds)
305.800993 NEW

Imperialism in Asia
Nicholas Tarling
325.32095 TAR

Postmodern encounters: Thomas Sebeok and the signs of life
Susan Petrilli & Augusto Ponzio
302.2 SEB PET

Books and boots: the story of New Zealand publisher, writer and long distance walker Alfred Hamish Reed
Ian Dougherty
070.5092 REE DOU

Understanding media cultures (2nd ed)
Nick Stevenson
302.23 STE

Handbook of sports & media
Arthur A Raney & Jennings Bryant (eds)
070.449796 HAN

The knowledge enterprise: implementation of intelligent business strategies
J Friso Den Hertog & Edward Huizenga
658.4038 HER

Business law in the global marketplace: the effects on international business
Peter Nayler
346.065 NAY

The translation zone: a new comparative literature
Emily Apter
306.44 APT

Can the market deliver? Funding public service television in the digital age
Deiter Helm & others
384.554 CAN

Readings in propaganda and persuasion: new & classic essays
Garth S Jowett & Victoria O'Donnell
303.375 REA

Our voices: essays in culture, ethnicity & communication (4th ed)
Alberto Gonzalez, Marsha Houston & Victoria Chen
303.482 OUR

The handbook of political sociology: states, civil societies & globalization
Thomas Jonoski, Robert Alford, Alexander Hicks & Mildred A Schwartz (eds)
306.2 HAN

Rumor mills: the social impact of rumor and legend
Gary Alan Fine, Veronique Campion-Vincent & Chip Heath (eds)
302.24 RUM

Messages: free expression, media & the West from Gutenberg to Google
Brian Winston
302.2309 WIN

Teaching international students : improving learning for all
Carroll, Jude 378.19829 TEA

Academic writing : a handbook for international students
Bailey, Stephen 808.0428 BAI

The Godzone dictionary of favourite New Zealand words and phrases
Cryer, Max 427.993 CRY Reference

New journals
Australian journal of communication 33 (1) 2006 302.23 AUS
Table of contents available at: http://mcs.sagepub.com/content/vol28/issue4/
Media, culture and society 28 (4) July 2006 302.2 MED

Rosanne van Leeuwen
Communications Liaison librarian

Wednesday, July 26, 2006

New books and journal issues on communication

Here is a selection of books recently added to the main library - some will be on the shelves, some will be on the display stand on the ground floor.
Enjoy!
Rosanne van Leeuwen

Propaganda and persuasion
Jowett, Garth S. 303.375 JOW

Ourselves in primetime : a history of New Zealand television drama
Dunleavy, Trisha 791.4570993 DUN

Information society or knowledge societies : UNESCO in the smart state
Breit, Rhonda. 303.4833 INF

Contentious journalism and the Internet : toward democratic discourse in Malaysia and Singapore
George, Cherian 079.595 GEO

The sociology of financial markets
Knorr-Cetina, K 306.3 SOC

Symbolic economies : after Marx and Freud
Goux, Jean-Joseph 330.1 GOU

Children, adolescents, and media violence : a critical look at the research
Kirsh, Steven J 302.23083 KIR

A brief history of globalization : the untold story of our incredible shrinking planet
MacGillivray, Alex. 303.482 MAC

Harm and offence in media content : a review of the evidence
Hargrave, Andrea Millwood 302.23083 HAR

The Chinese century : the rising Chinese economy and its impact on the global economy, the balance of power, and your job
Shenkar, Oded 337.51 SHE

Ordinary lifestyles : popular media, consumption and taste
Bell, David 306 ORD

Adult learning in the digital age : information technology and the learning society
Selwyn, Neil 374.26 SEL

My trade : a short history of British journalism
Marr, Andrew 072 MAR

Multicultural queer : Australian narratives
Jackson, Peter A 306.7660994 MUL

The PR style guide: formats for public relations practice
Barbara Diggs-Brown
659.2 DIG

Paths to a green world: the political economy of the global environment
Jennifer Clapp & Peter Dauvergne 333.7 CLA

Understanding human communication
Ronald B Adler & George Rodman 302.2 ADL

Written communication across cultures: a sociocognitive perspective on business genres
Yunxia Zhu
302.2244 ZHU

Oxford guide to effective writing and speaking
John Seely
808.042 SEE

Freeing Ali: the human face of the pacific solution
Michael Gordon
305.906914 GOR

Postcolonial politics, the internet, and everyday life: pacific traversals online
M I Franklin
306.2099 FRA

New Zealand and the Vietnam war: politics and diplomacy
Roberto Rabel
959.7043 RAB

The international politics of the Asia-Pacific
Michael Yahuda
320.95 YAH


Journals:
Convergence: The international journal of research into mew media technologies 12 (2) May 2006
Special issue - Ether to 01 - Digitizing radio

Critical studies in media communication 22 (3) Aug 2005

European journal of communication 21 (2) June 2006 302.23 EUR

The journal of international communication 12 (1) 2006 302.2 JOU
Includes articles on economic globalisation and Chinese television.

Journal of sociology 42 (2) June 2006 301 JOU

Public opinion quarterly 70 (2) Summer 2006 301.15 PUB

Theory, culture and society - special issue: Problematizing global knowledge. Vol. 23 (2-3) March-May 2006 300.5 THE