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Calls for Papers - July 23, 2014 - 8:05pm

Reappropriating Agatha Christie - Special Issue of CLUES - Proposals due 7/15/15
full name / name of organization:
Jesper Gulddal and Alistair Rolls, University of Newcastle, Australia
contact email:
jesper.gulddal@newcastle.edu.au
REAPPROPRIATING AGATHA CHRISTIE
Theme Issue of Clues: A Journal of Detection
Guest Editors: Jesper Gulddal and Alistair Rolls

Submission Deadline: July 1 2015

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Posthuman Praxis in Technical Communication

Calls for Papers - July 18, 2014 - 5:31pm

Posthuman Praxis in Technical Communication

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Science Communication

Journals: Table of Contents - July 18, 2014 - 2:32pm

Science Communication
Theme Issue: On Climate Change, Part II
August 2014; Vol. 36, No. 4
Theme Articles
Between Consensus and Denial: Climate Journalists as Interpretive Community
Michael Brüggemann and Sven Engesser

Climate Change in the Newsroom: Journalists’ Evolving Standards of Objectivity When Covering Global Warming
Sara Shipley Hiles and Amanda Hinnant

Laughing in the Face of Climate Change? Satire as a Device for Engaging Audiences in Public Debate
Inger-Lise Kalviknes Bore and Grace Reid

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New Media & Society

Journals: Table of Contents - July 18, 2014 - 2:29pm

New Media & Society
August 2014; Vol. 16, No. 5
Articles
‘Seriously, get out’: Feminists on the forums and the War(craft) on women
Andrea Braithwaite

Sexual use of the internet: Perceived impact on MSM’s views of self and others
Nuno Nodin, Alex Carballo-Diéguez, and Isabel MP Leal

Mixed messages: The ambiguity of the MOD chip and pirate cultural production for the Nintendo DS
Casey O’Donnell

Citizen camera-witnessing: Embodied political dissent in the age of ‘mediated mass self-communication’
Kari Andén-Papadopoulos

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Out now -- Special issue: Difference and Globalization, Visual Communication 13(3), August 2014

Journals: Table of Contents - July 18, 2014 - 1:36pm

Out now -- Special issue: Difference and Globalization, Visual
Communication 13(3), August 2014

Visual Communication 13(3)

August 2014

Special Issue: Difference and Globalization

Guest editors: Giorgia Aiello (University of Leeds) and Luc Pauwels
(University of Antwerp)

http://vcj.sagepub.com/content/13/3

This special issue investigates the nexus of globalization and visual
communication through a rich discussion of the significance of national,
racial, ethnic, gender, class, embodied and emplaced differences.

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Call for Chapter Proposals on the X-Men Films

Calls for Papers - July 18, 2014 - 1:31pm

Call for Chapter Proposals on the X-Men Films

We would like to invite submissions of chapter proposals for an edited
book on the X-Men film franchise. The volume, to be published by Rowman
& Littlefield, is titled The X-Men Films: A Cultural Analysis and seeks
to present scholarly research on the movies, their audiences, and their
place within the entertainment industry. The overarching framework is
cultural studies and media studies, yet the approach is
interdisciplinary, so we welcome submissions that involve related
disciplines.

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The Unilateral Presidency and the News Media: The Politics of Framing Executive Power (Palgrave Macmillan)

Journals: Table of Contents - July 18, 2014 - 12:55pm

Book Announcement

Out now - The Unilateral Presidency and the News Media: The Politics of
Framing Executive Power (Palgrave Macmillan).

My new book, The Unilateral Presidency and the News Media: The Politics
of Framing Executive Power, examines the dynamic process of traditional
print and online news coverage of direct presidential actions. Since
President George Washington's Proclamation of Neutrality, there has been
an energetic debate concerning the proper scope and exercise of
executive unilateral powers. With a mere "stroke of the pen" presidents

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Games and Culture

Journals: Table of Contents - July 16, 2014 - 1:03pm

Games and Culture
July 2014; Vol. 9, No. 4
Articles
Distinguishing Addiction From High Engagement: An Investigation Into the Social Lives of Adolescent and Young Adult Massively Multiplayer Online Game Players
Soonhwa Seok and Boaventura DaCosta

Enlightening the Galaxy: How Players Experience Political Philosophy in Star Wars: The Old Republic
Robert M. Geraci and Nat Recine

Games as Art and Kant’s Moral Dilemma: What Can Ethical Theory Reveal About the Role of the Game Designer as Artist?
Theresa Claire Devine, William Andrew Presnell, and Samuel Miller

Western Journal of Communication, Volume 78, Issue 4, July-September 2014 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

Journals: Table of Contents - July 16, 2014 - 12:59pm

Western Journal of Communication, Volume 78, Issue 4, July-September 2014 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

This new issue contains the following articles:

ADVANCES IN HEALTH COMMUNICATION THEORY AND PRACTICE
Relational and Health Correlates of Affection Deprivation
Kory Floyd
Pages: 383-403
DOI: 10.1080/10570314.2014.927071

Antecedents and Consequences of the Perceived Threat of Sexual Communication: A Test of the Relational Turbulence Model
Jennifer A. Theiss & Roi Estlein
Pages: 404-425
DOI: 10.1080/10570314.2013.845794

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toc: Written Communication

Journals: Table of Contents - July 16, 2014 - 12:58pm

Written Communication
July 2014; Vol. 31, No. 3
Articles
Temporal Management of the Writing Process: Effects of Genre and Organizing Constraints in Grades 5, 7, and 9
Lucie Beauvais, Monik Favart, Jean-Michel Passerault, and Caroline Beauvais

Examining Readers’ Evaluations of Objectivity and Bias in News Discourse
Peter Cramer and Christopher Eisenhart

Supporting Fifth-Grade ELLs’ Argumentative Writing Development
Catherine L. O’Hallaron

Situating Transnational Genre Knowledge: A Genre Trajectory Analysis of One Student’s Personal and Academic Writing
Angela Rounsaville

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Communication Center Journal: Call for Papers

Calls for Papers - July 14, 2014 - 9:32pm

Communication Center Journal: Call for Papers

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Journal of Business and Technical Communication

Journals: Table of Contents - July 12, 2014 - 2:47pm

Nice essay by my friend, Sara Newman.

Journal of Business and Technical Communication
July 2014; Vol. 28, No. 3
Articles
Paying Attention to Accessibility When Designing Online Courses in Technical and Professional Communication
Sushil K. Oswal and Lisa Meloncon

“Lock the Doors”: Toward a Narrative–Semiotic Approach to Organizational Crisis
Sky Marsen

Our Unstable Artistry: Donald Schön’s Counterprofessional Practice of Problem Setting
Jeremy Cushman

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Public Understanding of Science

Journals: Table of Contents - July 12, 2014 - 2:45pm

Public Understanding of Science
July 2014; Vol. 23, No. 5
Articles
Speech acts and performances of scientific citizenship: Examining how scientists talk about therapeutic cloning
Nicola J. Marks

What conceptions of science communication are espoused by science research funding bodies?
Sarah E. Palmer and Renato A. Schibeci

Measuring mumbo jumbo: A preliminary quantification of the use of jargon in science communication
Aviv J. Sharon and Ayelet Baram-Tsabari

Zoo visitors’ understanding of terms denoting research activity
Lloyd Carson

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Theory, Culture & Society

Journals: Table of Contents - July 12, 2014 - 2:43pm

Theory, Culture & Society
July 2014; Vol. 31, No. 4
Articles
The Emergence of Neoliberalism: Thinking Through and Beyond Michel Foucault’s Lectures on Biopolitics
Nicholas Gane

The Concept of Algorithm as an Interpretative Key of Modern Rationality
Paolo Totaro and Domenico Ninno

Posthuman Ethics with Cary Wolfe and Karen Barad: Animal Compassion as Trans-Species Entanglement
Florence Chiew

China’s ‘Fake’ Apple Store: Branded Space, Intellectual Property and the Global Culture Industry
Fan Yang

Zygmunt Bauman and the Consumption of Ethics by the Ethics of Consumerism

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More Grants, via the Coalition for Women Scholars in the History of Rhetoric and Composition

Calls for Papers - July 12, 2014 - 2:36pm

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Sponsor: Clements Center for Southwest Studies
Program Number: 11684
Title: Clements Center-DeGolyer Library Research Travel Grants
E-mail: raelmore@smu.edu
Web Site: http://smu.edu/swcenter/ClemDegResearchTravelGrants.htm
Program URL:
http://www.smu.edu/Dedman/Academics/InstitutesCenters/swcenter/Grants/Cl...
SYNOPSIS: The sponsor offers grants of $700 per week that can be
awarded for periods of one to two weeks to help defray costs of
travel, lodging, and research materials.

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Memory Studies Special Issue: Remembering in Context

Journals: Table of Contents - July 2, 2014 - 3:24pm

Memory Studies
Special Issue: Remembering in Context
July 2014; Vol. 7, No. 3
Editorial
Contextualizing human memory
Lucas M Bietti, Charles B Stone, and William Hirst

Articles
Body memory and kinesthetic body feedback: The impact of light versus strong movement qualities on affect and cognition
Sabine C Koch, Thomas Fuchs, and Michela Summa

Couples as socially distributed cognitive systems: Remembering in everyday social and material contexts
Celia B Harris, Amanda J Barnier, John Sutton, and Paul G Keil

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Science Technology & Society

Journals: Table of Contents - July 2, 2014 - 2:25pm

Science Technology & Society
July 2014; Vol. 19, No. 2
Articles
Changing Social Relations between Science and Society: Contemporary Challenges
Venni V. Krishna

Government Procurement Policy in Developing Countries: The Case of Petrobras
Cássio Garcia Ribeiro and André Tosi Furtado

The Role of the Government in Science and Technology Education of Korea
Heyjie Jung and Jai S. Mah

Social Organisation of Knowledge Production in Software Work: A Qualitative Study of Two Different Firms in Chennai, India
P. Devaraj and P. Vigneswara Ilavarasan

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Media, Culture & Society

Journals: Table of Contents - July 2, 2014 - 2:03pm

Media, Culture & Society
July 2014; Vol. 36, No. 5
Articles
A gesture of compliance: media convergence in China
Liangen Yin and Xiaoyan Liu

Emotional styles of power: corporate leaders in Finnish business media
Anu Kantola

‘Nothing to report’: a semi-longitudinal investigation of the print media coverage of sportswomen in British Sunday newspapers
Amy Godoy-Pressland

Between corporate development and public service: the cultural system reform in the Chinese media sector
Yu Hong

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GLBTQ PASTS, WORLDMAKING PRESENCE

Journals: Table of Contents - July 2, 2014 - 12:33pm

QED 1.2

GLBTQ PASTS, WORLDMAKING PRESENCE

Charles E. Morris III & Thomas K. Nakayama, “Paying Mind to GLBTQ Pasts”

ESSAYS

Darnell L. Moore, Beryl Satter, Timothy Stewart-Winter and Whitney Strub, “A Community’s Response to the Problem of Invisibility: The Queer Newark Oral History Project”

John Q (Wesley Chenault, Andy Ditzler, and Joey Orr), “The Campaign for Atlanta: An Act of Research”

K.J. Rawson, “Transgender Worldmaking in Cyberspace: Historical Activism on the Internet”

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Environmental Communication: A Journal of Nature and Culture

Journals: Table of Contents - July 2, 2014 - 12:32pm

Environmental Communication: A Journal of Nature and Culture, Vol. 8, No. 3, 03 Jul 2014 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

This new issue contains the following articles:

ARTICLES
Places and People: Rhetorical Constructions of “Community” in a Canadian Environmental Risk Assessment
Philippa Spoel & Rebecca C. Den Hoed
Pages: 267-285
DOI: 10.1080/17524032.2013.850108

Articles
Mountains and Handrails: Risk, Meaning, and Responsibility in Three National Parks
Laura N. Rickard
Pages: 286-304
DOI: 10.1080/17524032.2013.850109

ARTICLES

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