Professor Dipak De, a long-time IAMCR member and supporter, was presented with a Dedicated Service Award in a ceremony during the closing session of IAMCR's 2015 conference in Montreal.
IAMCR joins in mourning the death of Prof. KM Shrivastava, August 28, 2015, and sends sincere condolences to his family, colleagues and friends. Prof. Shrivastava was a veteran IAMCR member and served as an IAMCR Delegate to the UN World Summit on the Information Society at Geneva in 2003 and Tunis 2005. We mourn the loss of a loyal and active...
Media Ethics and Justice in the Age of Globalization
Edited by Shakuntala Rao, Herman Wasserman -
This book brings together a range of perspectives from around the globe to address questions of media ethics and justice both in local contexts and in a transnational, global environment.
Nelly Lara, a PhD student in the Facultad de Ciencias Políticas y Sociales of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), received a travel grant to attend IAMCR's 2015 conference in Montreal. Her paper, Discursive practices of women artists in Mexico City's Hip Hop culture, was presented in the Gender and Communication Section.
Phenomenology of Youth Cultures and Globalization
Lifeworlds and Surplus Meaning in Changing Times
Edited by Stuart R. Poyntz, Jacqueline Kennelly -
This collected monograph brings together scholars using phenomenological approaches to understand the experiences of young people growing up under contemporary conditions of...
Journalism and Political Exclusion: Social Conditions of News
By Debra M. Clarke -
A critical analysis of how and why journalism can frustrate audiences and inhibit their capacity to be informed citizens.