Saturday, February 16, 2008
Media Diet Book Club: Forthcoming Books 2008
This is an incomplete list of media- and journalism-related books scheduled to be published this year. If you're aware of others that you think are worth mentioning in Media Diet, let me know!
Ultimate Blogs: Masterworks from the Wild Web A Journalism of Humanity: A Candid History of the World's First Journalism School Can We Trust the BBC? Principles of Convergent Journalism Media in the Digital Age The Place to Be: Washington, CBS, and the Glory Days of Television News The Flash Press: Sporting Male Weeklies in 1840s New York Center Field Shot: A Hitory of Baseball on Television Scandal and Civility: Journalism and the Origins of American Politics Understanding Media Economics From Betamax to Blockbuster: Video Stores and the Invention of Movies on Video Deep Time of the Media: Toward an Archaeology of Hearing and Seeing by Technical Means Stealing Empire: P2P, Intellectual Property and Hip-Hop Subversion Shock Jocks: America's Talk Radio Problem Power, Politics and Identity in South African Media Coming of Age in Second Life: An Anthropologist Explores the Virtually Human Virtual Identities: The Construction of Selves in Cyberspace The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future (Or, Don't Trust Anyone Under 30) It's Not News, It's Fark: How Mass Media Tries to Pass Off Crap As News Playing the Past: History and Nostalgia in Video Games The Environment and the Press: From Adventure Writing to Advocacy We're All Journalists Now: The Transformation of the Press and Reshaping of the Law in the Internet Age Off the Record: The Press, the Government, and the War over Anonymous Sources The Media and Peace The Mechanical Bride (Facsimile) Infotopia: How Many Minds Produce Knowledge Two Bits: The Cultural Significance of Free Software White News: The Untold Story of Racism in American Media and the Journalists Who Fought It A TV Guide to Life: How I Learned Everything I Needed to Know From Watching Television The Conservative Resurgence and the Press: The Media's Role in the Rise of the Right Sounds of Change: A History of FM Broadcasting in America Echo Chamber: Rush Limbaugh and the Conservative Media Establishment The Social Media Playbook: Listen, Look, Join and Lead Global Bollywood Digital Destiny: New Media and the Future of Democracy Global TV: Exporting Television and Culture in the World Market The Encyclopedia of Reality Television: The Ultimate Guide to Over 20 Years of Reality TV from The Real World to Dancing with the Stars The Al Jazeera Effect: How the New Global Media Are Reshaping World Politics Losing the News: The Uncertain Future of the News That Feeds Democracy