Atton, C. (2009). In search of cultural politics in a Fall fanzine. In M. Goddard, & B. Halligan (Eds.), Mark E. Smith and the Fall: Art, Music and Politics, 169-180. Ashgate
Atton, C. (2009). Alternative journalism: ideology and practice. In S. Allan (Ed.), The Routledge Companion to News and Journalism Studies, 169-178. Routledge
Atton, C. (2008). Why Fanzines matter. In S. Franklin (Ed.), Setting the Standard: A Project for Improving Rangers, 4-5. Gersnet
It is easy, perhaps too easy, to dismiss fanzines. Some consider them as the inconsequent ramblings of obsessive’s with too much time on their hands. Others feel that they are...
Atton, C. (2008). Alternative and Citizen Journalism. In K. Wahl-Jorgensen, & T. Hanitzsch (Eds.), The Handbook of Journalism Studies, 265-278. Routledge
This chapter examines journalism that is produced not by professionals but by those outside mainstream media organizations. Amateur media producers typically have little or no...
Atton, C., & Hamilton, J. F. (2008). Alternative Journalism. Sage
Alternative Journalism is the first book to investigate and analyse the diverse forms and genres of journalism that have arisen as challenges to mainstream news coverage. From...
Atton, C. (2007). Bringing theory into practice: locating staff research in the undergraduate classroom. In L. Whistlecroft (Ed.), Creative Graduates: Learning and Research in the Creative Arts, 49-52. PALATINE
This case study comes from the final year undergraduate course, Alternative and Radical Media, which is taught on BA (Hons) Journalism; BA (Hons) Cultural and Media Studies; B...
Atton, C. (2007). Bringing alternative media practice to theory: Media power, alternative journalism and production. In J. D. H. Downing, & M. Pajnik (Eds.), Alternative Media and the Politics of Resistance: Perspectives and Challenges, 31-48. Peace Institute
Atton, C. (2007). Bringing theory into practice: locating staff research in the undergraduate classroom. In Linking disciplinary research with teaching at Napier University: case studies of practice, 11-16. Napier University
Atton, C. (2007). Underground Press. In W. Donsbach (Ed.), The International Encyclopedia of Communication, 5215-5216. Wiley-Blackwell
The “underground press” typically refers to those → Newspapers and → magazines produced by the counterculture that emerged in the mid-1960s and continued until the early 1970s...
Atton, C. (2007). Alternative Media Theory and Journalism Practice. In M. Boler (Ed.), Digital Media and Democracy: Tactics in Hard Times, 213-227. MIT Press
Atton, C. (2007). Citizen journalism. In W. Donsbach (Ed.), The International Encyclopedia of Communication, 487-490. Wiley-Blackwell. doi:10.1111/b.9781405131995.2008.x
Citizen journalism refers to journalism produced not by professionals but by those outside mainstream media organizations. Citizen journalists typically have little or no trai...
Atton, C. (2006). Keeping the peace: media representations of the anti-gulf war movement in the British press. In S. Maltby, & R. Keeble (Eds.), Communicating War: Memory, Military and Media, 117-128. Arima
Atton, C. (2006). Alternative media in practice. In K. Coyer, T. Dowmunt, & A. Fountain (Eds.), The Alterrnative Media Handbook, 71-77. Routledge
Atton, C. (2006). A brief history: the web and interactive media. In K. Coyer, T. Dowmunt, & A. Fountain (Eds.), The Alterrnative Media Handbook, 59-65. Routledge
Atton, C. (2006). Football fanzines as local news. In B. Franklin (Ed.), Local Journalism and Local Media: Making the Local News, 280-289. Routledge