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Tuesday, December 01, 2009

Latest arrivals in the communication area, 1 December 2009

New books on display as at 1 December.

Interview performance DVD with booklet. 650.144 INT

Defining bullying in the workplace DVD with booklet 331.133 DEF

Business ethics / Damian Grace and Stephen Cohen. 2009 174.40994 GRA

How fantasy becomes reality : seeing through media influence / Karen E. Dill. 302.23 DIL

Social structures / John Levi Martin. 305 MAR

The best New Zealand fiction. Vol. 6 edited by Owen Marshall 823.2 BES

Oxford guide to plain English / Martin Cutts 808.042 CUT

World Englishes : a resource book for students / Jennifer Jenkins 427 JEN

English as an international language : perspectives and pedagogical issues / edited by Farzad Sharifian 428.007 ENG

Media ownership : research and regulation / edited by Ronald E. Rice 338.4730223 MED

Intergroup relations : the role of motivation and emotion / edited by Sabine Otten, Kai Sassenberg, and Thomas Kessler 302.3 INT

Saturday, November 14, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

McKeachie's teaching tips : strategies, research, and theory for college and university teachers.
Wilbert J. McKeachie & Marilla Svinicki. 378.12 MCK

Best practice in corporate governance : building reputation and sustainable success.
Adrian Davies. 658.4 DAV

Global corporation : sustainable, effective and ethical practices : a case book. Laura P. Hartman and Patricia H. Werhane. 658.408 GLO

Work after globalization : building occupational citizenship.
Guy Standing. 306.36 STA

Law and economics of globalisation : new challenges for a world in flux.
Linda Yueh. 337 LAW

Communicating unreality : modern media and the reconstruction of reality.
Gabriel Weimann. 302.23 WEI

Plume of bees : a literary biography of C.K. Stead.
Judith Dell Panny. 823.2 STE PAN

University in chains : confronting the military-industrial-academic complex.
Henry A. Giroux. 378.73 GIR

Public relations and the social web : using social media and Web 2.0 in communications.
Rob Brown. 659.20285 BRO

Mastering communication.
Nicky Stanton. 651.7 STA

Saturday, October 31, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Authentic dissertation : alternative ways of knowing, research, and representation. Four Arrows, AKA Don Trent Jacobs. 001.4 JAC

A.P. Cowie. 401.43 COW

Communication power.
Manuel Castells. 303.4833 CAS

How to write successful business and management essays.
Patrick Tissington, Markus Hasel, Jane Matthiesen. 808.06665 TIS

Spirit level : why more equal societies almost always do better.
Richard Wilkinson, Kate Pickett. 305 WIL

Nature of technology : what it is and how it evolves.
W. Brian Arthur. 601 ART

Special event production: the process.
Doug Matthews. 394.26068 MAT

Media in the age of marketization.
Graham Murdock, Janet Wasko. (Eds.). 302.23 MED

Special event production: the resources.
Doug Matthews. 394.26068 MAT

Moral consequences of economic growth.
Benjamin M. Friedman. 174.4 FRI

Digital cultures.
Glen Creeber and Royston Martin. (Eds.). 303.4833 DIG

After the car.
Kingsley Dennis and John Urry. 388 DEN

Saturday, October 24, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Art of questioning [videorecording].
Eve Ash and Peter Quarry. 302.224 ART

Passion for service excellence [videorecording].
658.4 ASH PAS

Open communication & teamwork [videorecording].
658.4 ASH OPE

Recognition & feedback [videorecording].
658.4 ASH REC

Innovation & continuous improvement [videorecording].
658.4 ASH INN

Saturday, October 17, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Power of the Internet in China : citizen activism online.
Guobin Yang. 303.48330951 YAN

Word of mouth marketing : how smart companies get people talking.
Andy Sernovitz. 658.872 SER

Leading with cultural intelligence : the new secret to success.
David Livermore ; foreword by Soon Ang and Linn Van Dyne. 658.4092 LIV

Managing across cultures : the seven keys to doing business with a global mindset. Charlene M. Solomon, Michael S. Schell. 658.049 SOL

Critical media studies : an introduction.
Brian L. Ott and Robert L. Mack. 302.23 OTT

Saturday, October 03, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Communication technology and social change : theory and implications.
Carolyn A. Lin and David J. Atkin. (Eds.). 303.4833 COM

Saturday, September 26, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Social research methods.
Alan Bryman. 300.72 BRY

Introduction to intercultural communication : identities in a global community.
Fred E. Jandt. 303.482 JAN

Examining identity in sports media.
Heather L. Hundley, Andrew C. Billings. (Eds.). 306.483 EXA

Changing faces of journalism : tabloidization, technology and truthiness.
Barbie Zelizer. (Ed.). 070.909051 CHA

Saturday, September 19, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Ideas : a history of thought and invention, from fire to Freud.
Peter Watson. 909 WAT

Public relations in Asia Pacific : communicating effectively across cultures.
Mary M. Devereux, Anne Peirson-Smith. 659.2095 DEV

Mixed media : moral distinctions in advertising, public relations, and journalism.
Thomas Bivins. 175 BIV

Complexity of human communication.
Philip Salem. 302.201 SAL

Digital television in Europe.
Wendy Van Den Broeck, Jo Pierson. (Eds.). 384.55094 DIG

Evaluation in distance education and e-learning : the unfolding model.
Valerie Ruhe, Bruno D. Zumbo. 378.175 RUH

Conducting research literature reviews : from the internet to paper.
Arlene Fink. 001.42 FIN

Twitter revolution : how social media and mobile marketing is changing the way we do business & market online.
Deborah Micek & Warren Whitlock. 658.872 TWI MIC

Political campaigns and political advertising : a media literacy guide.
Frank W. Baker ; foreword by David Considine. 324.73 BAK

YouTube : online video and participatory culture.
Jean Burgess and Joshua Green ; with contributions by Henry Jenkins and John Hartley. 303.4833 YOU BUR

Cultural industries.
David Hesmondhalgh. 338.477 HES

Ethics for the information age.
Michael J. Quinn. 174.93034833 QUI

Saturday, September 05, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Citizen journalism : global perspectives.
Stuart Allan and Einar Thorsen. (Eds.). 070.4 CIT

When news was new.
Terhi Rantanen. 302.23 RAN

Saturday, August 29, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Internationalizing media studies.
Daya Kishan Thussu. (Ed.). 302.23 INT

Feature writing for journalists.
Sharon Wheeler. 070.44 WHE

Narratology : introduction to the theory of narrative
Mieke Bal. 808.3 BAL

Saturday, August 22, 2009

Saturday, August 15, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Creating special events.
Lee J. deLisle. 394.26068 DEL

Building theories of organization : the constitutive role of communication.
Linda L. Putnam and Anne Maydan Nicotera. (Ed.). 302.2 BUI

Nicki Grihault. 915.4 GRI

Communication in business : strategies and skills.
Judith Dwyer. 658.45 DWY

Saturday, August 08, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Here comes everybody : the power of organizing without organizations.
Clay Shirky. 303.4833 SHI

Saturday, July 25, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Academic writing
Dorothy E. Zemach, Lisa A. Rumisek. 808.0428 ZEM

Global communications : toward a transcultural political economy
edited by Paula Chakravartty and Yuezhi Zhao. 327.101 GLO

Saturday, July 18, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Managing facilitated processes : a guide for consultants, facilitators, managers, trainers, event planners, and educators.
Dorothy Strachan and Marian Pitters. 001 STR

Political communication in Asia
Lars Willnat, Annette Aw. (Eds.). 320.95 POL

China : its history and culture
W. Scott Morton, Charlton M. Lewis. 951 MOR

Saturday, July 11, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Political economy of communication
Vincent Mosco. 302.2 MOS

Media and society into the 21st century : a historical introduction
Lyn Gorman and David McLean. 302.2309 GOR

Event planning : the ultimate guide to successful meetings, corporate events, fund-raising galas, conferences, conventions, incentives and other special events
Judy Allen. 658.456 ALL

Saturday, July 04, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Event manager's bible : how to plan and deliver an event
Des Conway. 394.2068 CON

Key concepts in public relations
Bob Franklin et al. 659.2 KEY

Business of writing : written communication skills for business students
Emmanuel Manalo, Glenis Wong-Toi, Julie Bartlett-Trafford. 808.02 MAN

Invitation to social construction
Kenneth J. Gergen. 302 GER

Exploring the media : text, industry, audience
[edited by] Barbara Connell. 302.23 EXP

Writing in Paragraphs : from sentence to paragraph
Dorothy E Zamach, Carlos Islam. 428.24 ZEM

Saturday, June 27, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

Persuasion : reception and responsibility
Charles U. Larson. 303.342 LAR

Presentations in English : find your voice as a presenter
Erica J. Williams. 428.2402465 WIL

Ethnicity, identity and public policy : critical perspectives on multiculturalism
David Bromell. 305.800993 BRO

Medi@sia : global media/tion in and out of context
Todd Joseph Miles Holden and Timothy J. Scrase.(Eds.). 302.23095 MED

Confessions of an event planner : case studies from the real world of events : how to handle the unexpected and how to be a master of discretion
Judy Allen. 394.2068 ALL

Saturday, June 20, 2009

New titles relevant to Communication Studies

News as entertainment : the rise of global infotainment
Daya Kishan Thussu. 070.195 THU

Multicultural manners : essential rules of etiquette for the 21st century
Norine Dresser. 395 DRE

Political communication in Asia
Lars Willnat, Annette Aw. (Eds.) 320.95 POL

Image bite politics : news and the visual framing of elections
Maria Elizabeth Grabe and Erik Page Bucy. 324.9730019 GRA

Communicating politics in the twenty-first century
Karen Sanders. 320.014 SAN

How to write and illustrate scientific papers
Björn Gustavii. 808.0665 GUS

Media industries : history, theory, and method
Jennifer Holt and Alisa Perren. (Eds.) 302.23 MED

Mediawriting : print, broadcast, and public relations
W. Richard Whitaker, Janet E. Ramsey, Ronald D. Smith. 808.066302 WHI

Saturday, June 13, 2009

New materials relevant to Communication Studies

Geographies of media and communication : a critical introduction
Paul C. Adams. 302.2309 ADA

Cross-cultural communication [videorecording] : how culture affects communication
Charlton McIlwain, Cynthia Miller-Idriss, and Sue Collins. 303.482 CRO

Sponsorship seeker's toolkit
Kim Skildum-Reid and Anne-Marie Grey. 658.15224 SKI

Risk management for meetings and events
Julia Rutherford Silvers. 394.2068 SIL

Saturday, June 06, 2009

New books relevant to Communication Studies

Marketing communications : interactivity, communities and content
Chris Fill. 658.802 FIL

Disaster communications in a changing media world
George D. Haddow and Kim S. Haddow. 363.346 HAD

Goth culture : gender, sexuality and style
Dunja Brill. 306.1 BRI

Saturday, May 30, 2009

New books relevant to Communication Studies

Media and political change in Southeast Asia : karaoke culture and the evolution of personality politics.
Jonathan Woodier. 302.230959 WOO

Business of event planning : behind-the-scenes secrets of successful special events.
Judy Allen. 394.2068 ALL

Social capital : reaching out, reaching in.
Viva Ona Bartkus and James H. Davis. (Eds.) 302 SOC

Successful scientific writing : a step-by-step guide for the biological and medical sciences.
Janice R. Mathews and Robert W. Matthews. 808.066 MAT

Writing scientific research articles : strategy and steps.
Margaret Cargill and Patrick O'Connor. 808.0666 CAR

Saturday, May 23, 2009

New books relevant to Communication Studies

Festival & special event management.
Johnny Allen ... [et al.]. 394.26068 FES

Saturday, May 16, 2009

New books relevant to Communication Studies

Free markets free media? : Reflections on the political economy of the press in Asia.
Cherian George (Ed.). 302.23095 FRE

Saturday, May 09, 2009

New books relevant to Communication Studies

Media & conflict reporting in Asia.
Shyam Tekwan (Ed.). 303.6095 MED

Mass communication and American social thought : key texts, 1919-1968.
John Durham Peters and Peter Simonson (Eds.). 302.23 MAS

Events management : an integrated and practical approach.
Razaq Raj, Paul Walters, Tahir Rashid. 394.2068 RAJ

South Pacific Islands communication : regional perspectives, local issues.
Evangelia Papoutsaki & Usha Sundar Harris (Eds.). 302.20995 SOU

Media and development in Asia : regional perspectives.
Indrajit Banerjee, Madanmohan Rao. 302.23095 MED

Saturday, May 02, 2009

New books relevant to Communication Studies

Online social networking on campus : understanding what matters in student culture
Ana M. Martinez Aleman, and Katherine Lynk Wartman. 302.231 MAR

Organizing relationships : traditional and emerging perspectives on workplace relationships
Patricia M. Sias. 302.35 SIA

Measuring behaviour : an introductory guide
Paul Martin, Patrick Bateson. 156 MAR

Saturday, April 18, 2009

New books relevant to Communication Studies

Writing guidelines for education students.
Lisa Emerson. (Ed.) 371.30281 WRI

Saturday, April 11, 2009

New books relevant to Communication Studies

Scenes of writing : strategies for composing with genres
Amy J. DeVitt, Mary Jo Reiff, Anis Bawarshi. 808.042 DEV

Business of writing : written communication skills for business studentsEmmanuel Manalo, Glenis Wong-Toi, Julie Bartlett-Trafford. 808.02

Saturday, April 04, 2009

New books relevant to Communication Studies

Communicating as professionals.
Terry Mohan ... [et al.]. 658.45 COM

Saturday, March 21, 2009

New books relevant to Communication Studies

Festival and events management : an international arts and culture perspective.
Ian Yeoman et al. (Eds.). 394.2068 FES

Building the successful online course.
Kenneth L. Hale and Karen Heise. 371.3344678 HAL

Re-mapping narrative : technology’s impact on the way we write
Gian S. Pagnucci and Nicholas Mauriello (Eds.). 371.3344678 REM

Saturday, March 14, 2009

New books relevant to Communication Studies

Asian communication handbook 2008.
Indrajit Banerjee, Stephen Logan (Eds.). 302.23095 ASI

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

New books relevant to Communication Studies

Stewart, J. (Ed.). (2009). Bridges not walls : A book about interpersonal communication. 3rd ed. 302 BRI

Rettberg, J. W. (2008). Blogging. 302.231 RET

Solove, D. J. (2008). The future of reputation : Gossip, rumor, and privacy on the Internet. 342.0858 SOL

McCaw, N. (2008). How to read texts : A student guide to critical approaches and skills. 801.95 MCC

Hesmondhalgh, D., & Toynbee, J. (Eds.). (2008). The media and social theory. 302.23 MED