Murray Leeder (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2019)
This study sees the nineteenth century supernatural as a significant context for cinema's first years. The book takes up the familiar notion of cinema as a "ghostly," "spectral" or "haunted" medium and asks what made such association possible.
Vlad Strukov, Victor Apryshchenko (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2019)
The volume is the first study to explore the intersection of memory and securitisation in the European context.
Mark Dunford, Tricia Jenkins (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2019)
This edited collection brings together academics and practitioners to explore the uses of Digital Storytelling, which places the greatest possible emphasis on the voice of the storyteller.
Michael Wyness (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2019)
The new edition of this established core textbook continues to give an insightful, authoritative and accessible overview of competing theoretical positions on the sociological study of childhood.
Anthea Taylor (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2019)
In the first book-length study of celebrity feminism, Anthea Taylor convincingly argues that the most visible feminists in the mediasphere have been authors of bestselling works of non-fiction: feminist 'blockbusters'.
R. Howells (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2017)
A Critical Theory of Creativity argues that a Utopian drive is aesthetically encoded within the language of form. But coupled with this opportunity comes a very human obligation which cannot be delegated to God, to nature or to market forces.
A. Simpson (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)
This ethnography charts the lives of mission-educated men in Zambia and their search for meaning in the AIDS pandemic, as well as their responses to prevention and HIV testing.
A. Tjora, G. Scambler (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2013)
While tracing the historical emergence of the café as a social institution and noting its multiple faces and functions in the modernity of the occident, three themes run like threads of varying texture through the chapters: the social connectivity ...
Gina Wisker (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
This book revives and revitalises the literary Gothic in the hands of contemporary women writers. It makes a scholarly, lively and convincing case that the Gothic makes horror respectable, and establishes contemporary women's Gothic fictions in ...
J. Dakers (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2006)
Never before have we so needed a new literacy that will enable us to meaningfully participate in the rapidly evolving technologically mediated world.
Steven Maras (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
Ethics in Screenwriting: New Perspectives is a book that breaks new ground by forging a link between screenwriting research and a burgeoning interest in film, media, and narrative ethics.
D. Berghahn, C. Sternberg (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2016)
This collection brings together international experts on the cinema of migration and diaspora in postcolonial and postnational Europe.
Owen Weetch (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
This book puts forward a more considered perspective on 3D, which is often seen as a distracting gimmick at odds with artful cinematic storytelling.
I. Stefuriuc (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2013)
This book examines how parties negotiate coalition deals at the subnational level using the examples of Germany and Spain.
Barry Monahan (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
The volume offers a broad range of academic approaches to contemporary and historical Irish filmmaking and representations of nationality, national identity, and theoretical questions around the construction of Ireland and Irishness on the screen.
Gay Wilgus (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2013)
This volume identifies, problematizes, and discusses issues specific to the design of educational programs for teacher candidates from working class, ethnic- and language-minority, and immigrant backgrounds, taking as its starting point the ...
N. Engel, I. Van Hoyweghen, A. Krumeich, Ine Van Hoyweghen (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2014)
Global Health involves, among many things the intensified travelling of people, resources, technologies, knowledge, standards, and ideas.
Timothy Shanahan (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2014)
Philosophy and Blade Runner explores philosophical issues in the film Blade Runner , including human nature, personhood, identity, consciousness, free will, morality, God, death, and the meaning of life.
John Mullarkey (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2008)
This is the first book to explore all central issues surrounding the relationship between the film-image and philosophy.
H. Chignell (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2011)
Based on original and previously unseen written and sound archives and interviews with former and current radio producers and presenters, Public Issue Radio addresses the controversial question of the political leanings of current affairs ...
Valerie A. Storey (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)
This volume demonstrates that Critical Friendship Theory can help distinguish education doctorate (EdD) programs from research doctorates (education PhDs).
Jane Arthurs, Ben Little (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
Russell Brand is one of the most high profile and controversial celebrities of our time. A divisive figure, his ability to bounce back from adversity is remarkable.
Paul Cooke, Rob Stone (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
This book provides a unique examination of the way Europe's past is represented on contemporary screens and what this says about contemporary cultural attitudes to history.
S. Malhotra, A. Carillo Rowe, Aimee Carillo Rowe (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2013)
An interrogation of the often-unexamined assumption that silence is oppressive, to consider the multiple possibilities silence enables.
Daniel Biltereyst, Roel Vande Winkel (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2013)
Oppression by censorship affects the film industry far more frequently than any other mass media. Including essays by leading film historians, the book offers groundbreaking historical research on film censorship in major film production countries ...
Laura Wilson (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
Spectatorship, Embodiment and Physicality in the Contemporary Mutilation Film explores 'physical spectatorship': the representation of mutilation on the screen and the physical responses this evokes.