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Monday, April 30, 2007

New books relevant to communication staff and students

Latest books available in the Main Library - nb, some of these may no longer be on the display shelves.

From counterculture to cyberculture : Stewart Brand, the Whole Earth Network, and the rise of digital utopianism
Turner, Fred 303.4833 BRA TUR

Public relations cases
Hendrix, Jerry A. 659.2 HEN

Convergence culture : where old and new media collide
Jenkins, Henry 302.230973 JEN

Girls make media
Kearney, Mary Celeste 302.2308352 KEA

The art of connecting : how to overcome differences, build rapport, and communicate effectively with anyone
Raines, Claire 302.2 RAI

The travels of a t-shirt in the global economy : an economist examines the markets, power and politics of world trade
Rivoli, Pietra. 382.45687115 RIV

Effective personal communication skills for public relations
Green, Andy 659.2 GRE

The great New Zealand radio experiment
Neill, Karen. 384.540993 GRE

Digital review of Asia Pacific : (dirAP)
Asia-Pacific Development Information Programme 303.4833095 DIG 2005/2006

Communicating between cultures (DVD)
Schrank, Jeffrey 303.48273 COM

Intercultural communication : a contextual approach
Neuliep, James 303.482 NEU

The newspapers handbook
Keeble, Richard 070.172 KEE

Media & Te Tiriti o Waitangi 2004
Barnes, Angela Moewaka. 302.23089 MED

Public relations : from theory to practice
Hansen-Horn, Tricia 659.2 PUB

Media and political violence
Nossek, Hillel 303.6 NOS

Monday, April 02, 2007

New books and journals relevant to communication staff and students

Remember that the Main Library is closed over Easter - Good Friday, 6 April - Easter Monday 9 April inclusive and open Tuesday 10 April 9.00-4.30. Normal hours resume Wednesday 11 April. (Waitakere Library is open Easter Saturday and Sunday, and Tuesday 10 April).

We have recently started subscribing to two new journals:
Journal of social and personal relationships 302.34 JOU.
Television and new media 384.55 TEL
We also have electronic access to both these journals from our catalogue.

NEW BOOKS:
Southeast Asian responses to globalization : restructuring governance and deepening democracy Loh, Francis Kok-Wah. 321.80959 SOU

The rational imagination : how people create alternatives to reality
Byrne, Ruth M. J. 128.3 BYR

Ethics in the workplace : tools and tactics for organizational transformation
Johnson, Craig E. 174.4 JOH

The change function : why some technologies take off and others crash and burn
Coburn, Pip. 338.476 COB

Who controls the Internet? : illusions of a borderless world
Goldsmith, Jack L. 303.4833 GOL

Secrets and lies
Hager, Nicky. 363.7 HAG

A first look at communication theory
Griffin, Emory A. 302.201 GRI

The persuasion handbook : developments in theory and practice
Dillard, James Price. 303.342 PER

The elements of public speaking (7th Ed.)
DeVito, Joseph A. 808.51 DEV

Speech communication made simple
Dale, Paulette. 808.51 DAL

Concept mapping for planning and evaluation
Trochim, Mary Kane 300.1154 TRO
Radio : a complete guide to the industry
Richter, William A 384.540973 RIC
ZB : the voice of an iconic radio station
Francis, Bill 384.54530993 NEW FRA
Asia Pacific in world politics
McDougall, Derek 327.5 MCD
The reinvention of everyday life : culture in the twenty-first century
McNaughton, Howard Douglas 303.4 REI
Blogosphere : the new political arena
Keren, Michael 303.4833 KER
Information technology ethics : cultural perspectives
Hongladaram, Soraj 174.93034833 INF