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COMM5750M
Module Reading List

Radio Technologies, Industries and Cultures, 2017/18, Semester 1
Dr Stephen Lax
s.e.lax@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Aitken, H. The continuous wave : technology and American radio, 1900-1932 1985

Anderson, J N Radio's digital dilemma : broadcasting in the twenty-first century 2016

Barnouw, E. A history of broadcasting in the United States., Vols 1 and 2 1996-70

Briggs, A. The History of Broadcasting in the United Kingdom, Vols 1 and 2 1961-66

Briggs, A. & Burke, P. A Social History of the Media 3rd edition 2009

Brown, R. Manipulating the ether : the power of broadcast radio in thirties America. 1998

Browne, D. International radio broadcasting : the limits of the limitless medium 1982

Butsch, R. (ed.) Media and public spheres/ edited by Richard Butsch. 2007

Chignell, H Key concepts in radio studies 2009

Chignell, H. Public issue radio : talks, news and current affairs in the twentieth century 2011

Conboy, M & Steel, J. The Routledge companion to British media history ISBN: 9780415537186 (hbk); 9781315756202 (ebk) 2015

Crisell, A. An Introductory History of British Broadcasting 2nd edition 2002

Crisell, A. (ed.) More than a music box : radio cultures and communities in a multi media world 2004

Douglas, S. Inventing American Broadcasting 1989

Douglas, S. Listening In. Radio and the American Imagination 2004

Drakakis, J. (ed.) British Radio Drama 1981

Dunbar-Hester, C. Low power to the people [electronic resource] : pirates, protest, and politics in FM radio activism 2014

Fardon, R. & Furniss, G. (eds) African broadcast cultures : radio in transition 2000

Flew, T, Iosifidis, P & Steemers, J Global media and national policies : the return of the state 2016

Freedman, D. The politics of media policy 2008

Frith, S. Sound Effects 1983

Gilfillan, D. Pieces of sound : German experimental radio 2009

Hendricks, J. A. (ed.) The Palgrave handbook of global radio 2012

Hendy, D. Life on air : a history of Radio Four 2007

Hendy, D. Radio in the global age 2000

Hendy, D. Public service broadcasting 2013

Hesmondhalgh, D. The Cultural Industries 3rd edition.

Hilmes, M. Network nations : a transnational history of British and American broadcasting. 2012

Hilmes, M. & Loviglio, J. Radio reader : essays in the cultural history of radio. 2001

Howley, K. Community media : people, places, and communication technologies 2005

Kahn, D. & Whitehead, G. Wireless imagination : sound, radio and the avant-garde 1994

Krugler, D. The Voice of America and the domestic propaganda battles, 1945-1953 2000

Lax, S. Media and communication technologies : a critical introduction ISBN: 9781403998903 (pbk.) : £18.99; 9781403998897 (hbk.) : £55.00; 1403998892 (hbk.) : £55.00; 1403998906 (pbk.) : £18.99 2009

Lewis, P. (ed.) Radio drama 1981

Lewis, P and Booth, J The invisible medium : public, commercial and community radio 1989

Lewis, J. & Miller, T (eds) Critical cultural policy studies : a reader 2003

Loviglio, J. Radio's intimate public [electronic resource] : network broadcasting and mass-mediated democracy

Loviglio, J. & Hilmes, M. Radio's new wave : global sound in the digital era 2013

Marvin, C. When old technologies were new : thinking about electric communication in the late nineteenth century

McChesney, R. Telecommunications, mass media, and democracy : the battle for the control of U.S. broadcasting, 1928-1935 1993

O’Connor, A. Community radio in Bolivia : the miners' radio stations 2004

O’Neill, B. et al. Digital radio in Europe : technologies, industries and cultures 2010

Rawnsley, G. Radio diplomacy and propaganda : the BBC and VOA in international politics, 1956-64 1996

Squier, S. M. (ed.) Communities of the air : radio century, radio culture 2003

Starkey, G. Local radio, going global 2011

Sterling, C. Encyclopedia of radio (3 volumes) 2004

Sterne, J. The sound studies reader. 2012

Street, S The memory of sound : preserving the sonic past 2016

Webb, A London calling : Britain, the BBC World Service and the Cold War 2011

This list was last updated on 30/08/2017