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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