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Social Studies of Science

July 31, 2014 - 6:47pm

Social Studies of Science
August 2014; Vol. 44, No. 4
Articles
Neoliberal pharmaceutical science and the Chicago School of Economics
Edward Nik-Khah

Physician–industry collaboration: Conflicts of interest and the imputation of motive
Sarah Wadmann

Multivariate statistics and the enactment of metabolic complexity
Nadine Levin

Homogeneity and heterogeneity as situational properties: Producing – and moving beyond? – race in post-genomic science

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Communication Studies

July 31, 2014 - 6:22pm

Communication Studies, Volume 65, Issue 4, September-October 2014 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

This new issue contains the following articles:

Original Articles
Competing Discourses of Forgiveness: A Dialogic Perspective
Joshua R. Pederson
Pages: 353-369
DOI: 10.1080/10510974.2013.833526

Exploring the Associations between Relational Uncertainty, Jealousy about Partner's Friendships, and Jealousy Expression in Dating Relationships
Timothy Worley & Jennifer Samp
Pages: 370-388
DOI: 10.1080/10510974.2013.833529

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Science, Technology & Human Values

July 31, 2014 - 6:06pm

Science, Technology & Human Values
September 2014; Vol. 39, No. 5
Editorial
Academic Capitalism
Edward J. Hackett

Articles
Constructing the East–West Boundary: The Contested Place of a Modern Imaging Technology in South Korea’s Dual Medical System
Eunjeong Ma and Michael Lynch

Flush and Bone: Funeralizing Alkaline Hydrolysis in the United States
Philip R. Olson

Installing Telecare, Installing Users
Tomás Sánchez-Criado, Daniel López, Celia Roberts, and Miquel Domènech

Values and Decisions: Cognitive and Noncognitive Values in Knowledge Generation and Decision Making

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Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies, Volume 11, Issue 3, September 2014 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

July 31, 2014 - 4:41pm

Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies, Volume 11, Issue 3, September 2014 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

This new issue contains the following articles:

Original Articles
Hide and Seek: Neoliberalizing the State and “Stating” the Neoliberal in the Italian Media System
Marco Briziarelli
Pages: 195-210
DOI: 10.1080/14791420.2014.927582

“Born This Way”: Queer Vernacular and the Politics of Origins
Jeffrey Bennett
Pages: 211-230
DOI: 10.1080/14791420.2014.924153

(In)Conceivable: Risky Reproduction and the Rhetorical Labors of “Octomom”

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Critical Studies in Media Communication

July 24, 2014 - 6:56pm

Critical Studies in Media Communication, Volume 31, Issue 4, October 2014 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

This new issue contains the following articles:

Original Articles
War Bytes: The Critique of Militainment in Spec Ops: The Line
Matthew Thomas Payne
Pages: 265-282
DOI: 10.1080/15295036.2014.881518

Makmende Amerudi: Kenya's Collective Reimagining as a Meme of Aspiration
Brian Ekdale & Melissa Tully
Pages: 283-298
DOI: 10.1080/15295036.2013.858823

Prudence and Racial Humor: Troubling Epithets
Jonathan Paul Rossing
Pages: 299-313

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Visual Communication Quarterly, Volume 21, Issue 2, April-June is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

July 24, 2014 - 2:29pm

Visual Communication Quarterly, Volume 21, Issue 2, April-June is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

Special Issue: Legal, Ethical, and Technical Challenges in the Online & Mobile Visual Paradigm

This new issue contains the following articles:

Commentary
Commentary
Berkley Hudson
Pages: 60-60
DOI: 10.1080/15551393.2014.928142

Research
Back to the 1990s? Comparing the Discourses of 20th- and 21st-Century Digital Image Ethics Debates
Susan Keith
Pages: 61-71
DOI: 10.1080/15551393.2014.928144

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Crime, Media, Culture

July 24, 2014 - 1:27pm

August 2014; Vol. 10, No. 2
Articles
Shakespeare and criminology
Jeffrey R. Wilson

Penal reform discourse for women offenders: Campaigners, policy strategies and ‘issue reframing’
Gemma Birkett

Staring Down the State: Police Power, Visual Economies, and the “War on Cameras”
Tyler Wall and Travis Linnemann

‘A film that will rock you to your core’: Emotion and affect in Dear Zachary and the real crime documentary
Tanya Horeck

Book reviews
Book review: Daniel Briggs Deviance and Risk on Holiday: An ethnography of British tourists in Ibiza
Anthony Ellis

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KB Journal: The Journal of the Kenneth Burke Society

July 24, 2014 - 1:20pm

On behalf of the editorial collective of the KB Journal: The Journal of the Kenneth Burke Society (http://kbjournal.org/), I bear exciting news: volume 10, issue 1 is now available for your review.

KB Journal 10.1 (Summer 2014)

Terministic Screens of Corruption: A Cluster Analysis of Colombian Radio Conversations by Adriana Angel and Benjamin Bates

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Rhetoric as Equipment For Living. Part I

Guest Editors: Kris Rutten, Dries Vrijders, and Ronald Soetaert, Ghent University

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Communication & Sport

July 24, 2014 - 1:19pm

September 2014; Vol. 2, No. 3
Articles
Public Memorializing in the Stadium
Michael L. Butterworth

The Use of Football as a Country Branding Strategy. Case Study: Qatar and the Catalan Sports Press
Xavier Ginesta and Jordi de San Eugenio

Mood Effects of Televised Sports Events: The Impact of FIFA World Cups on Viewers’ Mood and Judgments
Johannes Knoll, Holger Schramm, and Christiana Schallhorn

Dimensions of Social Media Utilization Among College Sport Fans
Galen Clavio and Patrick Walsh

Contrasting Desired Sports Journalism Skills in a Convergent Media Environment

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Science Communication

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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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Journal of Business and Technical Communication

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

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

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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