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Glocalization Trends: The Case of Hiplife Music in Contemporary Ghana ABSTRACT PDF
Joseph Oduro-Frimpong 22 pgs.
Revitalizing the Public Airwaves: Opportunistic Unlicensed Reuse of Government Spectrum ABSTRACT PDF
Victor W. Pickard, Sascha D. Meinrath 27 pgs.
Mass Society, Mass Culture, and Mass Communication:The Meanings of Mass ABSTRACT PDF
Kurt Lang, Gladys Engel Lang 20 pgs.
Cyber HIV/AIDS Intervention in Singapore: Collective Promises and Pitfalls ABSTRACT PDF
T. E. Dominic Yeo 27 pgs.
Pornography’s Perceived Value for Homosexual and Heterosexual Consumers ABSTRACT PDF
Mark Cenite, Andrea Y. Goh, Melissa M. Say, Gerald W. J. Tan, Frederick K. T. Tong 25 pgs.
Visualizing Climate Change: Television News and Ecological Citizenship ABSTRACT PDF
Libby Lester, Simon Cottle 17 pgs.
Global Citation Patterns of Open Access Communication Studies Journals: Pushing Beyond the Social Science Citation Index ABSTRACT PDF
Nathaniel Poor 27 pgs.
Communicative Action's Democratic Deficit: A Critique of Habermas’s Contribution to Democratic Theory ABSTRACT PDF
Martín Plot 28 pgs.
The Effect of the State on the Evolution of Print Media ABSTRACT PDF
Guadalupe Aguado, José María Sanmartí, Raul Magallón 28 pgs.
A National Broadband Plan for Our Future: A Customer-Centric Approach ABSTRACT PDF
Gerald R. Faulhaber 39 pgs.
Barack Obama and Celebrity Spectacle ABSTRACT PDF
Douglas Kellner 27 pgs.
Brazilian-U.S. Communication Forum | Introduction PDF
Vicki Mayer, Sonia Virginia Moreira 2 pgs.
Brazilian-U.S. Communication Forum | The Central Role of Broadcast Television in Brazil's Film Industry: The Economic, Political and Social Implications of Global Markets and National Concentration ABSTRACT PDF
Suzy dos Santos 18 pgs.
Brazilian-U.S. Communication Forum |Television Representations and Symbolic Reproduction of Inequality ABSTRACT PDF
Veneza Ronsini 12 pgs.
Brazilian-U.S. Communication Forum | Just War and Citizenship: Responses to Youth Violence ABSTRACT PDF
Jessica Fifield 15 pgs.
Brazilian-U.S. Communication Forum | Cultural Tropes and Discourse: Brazilians, French, and Americans Debate September 11, 2001 ABSTRACT PDF
Laura Robinson 16 pgs.
The Importance of Interpersonal Discussion and Self-Efficacy in Knowledge, Attitude, and Practice Models ABSTRACT PDF
Joyee S. Chatterjee, Anurudra Bhanot, Lauren B. Frank, Sheila T. Murphy, Gerry Power 28 pgs.
Transmedia Storytelling: Implicit Consumers, Narrative Worlds, and Branding in Contemporary Media Production ABSTRACT PDF
Carlos Alberto Scolari 21 pgs.
Reflections on the Academic Milieu of Media Studies ABSTRACT PDF
Bob Hanke 27 pgs.
Color Revolutions in Colored Lenses: A Comparative Analysis of U.S. and Russian Press Coverage of Political Movements in Ukraine, Belarus and Uzbekistan ABSTRACT PDF
Juyan Zhang, Shahira Fahmy 23 pgs.
Global Crises in the News: Staging New Wars, Disasters and Climate Change ABSTRACT PDF
Simon Cottle 24 pgs.
Multiple Meanings, Identities, and Resistances: Egyptian Rural Women’s Readings of Televised Family Planning Campaigns ABSTRACT PDF
Sahar Khamis 48 pgs.
Jester, Fake Journalist, or the New Walter Lippmann? Recognition Processes of Jon Stewart by the U.S. Journalistic Community ABSTRACT PDF
Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt 24 pgs.
Some Theoretical Foundations of Critical Media Studies: Reflections on Karl Marx and the Media ABSTRACT PDF
Christian Fuchs 34 pgs.
Global and Molecular Equity as Predictors of Comforting Communication in Romantic Relationships ABSTRACT PDF
David Dryden Henningsen, Mary Claire Morr Serewicz, Christopher Carpenter 18 pgs.
Protecting Local Culture in a Global Environment: The Case of Israel's Broadcast Media ABSTRACT PDF
Yaron Katz 19 pgs.
Globalization and Cultural Imperialism in Jamaica: The Homogenization of Content and Americanization of Jamaican TV through Programme Modeling ABSTRACT PDF
Nickesia Stacy Ann Gordon 25 pgs.
Idolizing and Monetizing the Public: The Production of Celebrities and Fans, Representatives and Citizens in Reality TV ABSTRACT PDF
Yngvar Kjus 24 pgs.
Blogging With Authority: Strategic Positioning in Political Blogs ABSTRACT PDF
David W. Park 24 pgs.
The Rise of Private Equity Media Ownership in the United States: A Public Interest Perspective ABSTRACT PDF
Matthew Crain 32 pgs.
Articulating a Chinese Commons: An Explorative Study of Creative Commons in China ABSTRACT PDF
Bingchun Meng 16 pgs.
U.S. and EU Privacy Policy: Comparison of Regulatory Approaches ABSTRACT PDF
Lauren B. Movius, Nathalie Krup 19 pgs.
Social Inequalities and the South African ICT Access Policy Agendas ABSTRACT PDF
Toks Dele Oyedemi 18 pgs.
Special Section on Media Reform | Introduction PDF
Dan Berger, C. Riley Snorton 2 pgs.
Special Section on Media Reform | Defining Democracy: Coalition Politics and the Struggle for Media Reform ABSTRACT PDF
Dan Berger 20 pgs.
Special Section on Media Reform | New Beginnings: Racing Histories, Democracy and Media Reform ABSTRACT PDF
C. Riley Snorton 19 pgs.
Special Section on Media Reform | Media Reform, 2008's Presidential Election, and the Sportification of Politics PDF
John L. Jackson 5 pgs.
Special Section on Media Reform | Understanding the Media Reform Movement PDF
Robert McChesney 7 pgs.
Special Section on Media Reform | Mainstreams and Margins: A Critical Look at the Media Reform "Story" PDF
Makani Themba-Nixon 3 pgs.
Special Section on Media Reform | Realistic Politics, Uncomfortable Knowledge: Living Creatively with Dissonance PDF
Peter Dahlgren 4 pgs.
Trust and Trustworthiness in the Fourth and Fifth Estates ABSTRACT PDF
Richard Collins 26 pgs.
Development of Digital TV in Bulgaria: Opportunities and Problems ABSTRACT PDF
Elza Ibroscheva, Maria Raicheva-Stover 21 pgs.
Mobile Generations: The Role of Mobile Technology in the Shaping of Swedish Media Generations ABSTRACT PDF
Göran Bolin, Oscar Westlund 17 pgs.
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Howard S. Becker 9 pgs.
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