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"Reimagining the Digital Future: Building inclusiveness, respect and reciprocity"
Now an online event -/- Tampere University and wherever you are...

12-16 July, 2020

The Participatory Communication Research Section (PCR) regularly issues newsletters with information of interest to its members. The June newsletter includes information about the upcoming section heads elections and the IAMCR 2020 online conference. Read it here.
The submission site for Online Conference Papers is now closed. We want to thank all of the authors who submitted a total of 680 papers. The final programme will be published soon.
The Local and the Digital in Environmental Communication is the latest title in the IAMCR/Palgrave series Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research. The volume interrogates the intertwining of the local and the digital in environmental communication.
From the IAMCR June 2020 newsletter: As Covid-19 made its way around the world in the first few months of the year Kaarle Nordenstreng suddenly became a central actor as Tampere University in Finland became the host, first of a face-to-face and then an online conference. What follows is an account from his perspective of how things developed.
Since it won’t be possible to meet up in the usual context this year and exchange information, network, and socialize together, the Mediated Communication, Public Opinion, and Society Section (MPS), decided to provide its members with a newsletter instead. Read it here.
IAMCR's Clearinghouse on Public Statements and its Executive Board issued two statements related to the anti-racism protests currently taking place in the United States and elsewhere.
The Participatory Communication Research Section (PCR) regularly issues newsletters with information of interest to its members. The June newsletter includes information about the upcoming section heads elections and the IAMCR 2020 online conference. Read it here.
The submission site for Online Conference Papers is now closed. We want to thank all of the authors who submitted a total of 680 papers. The final programme will be published soon.
The Local and the Digital in Environmental Communication is the latest title in the IAMCR/Palgrave series Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research. The volume interrogates the intertwining of the local and the digital in environmental communication.
From the IAMCR June 2020 newsletter: As Covid-19 made its way around the world in the first few months of the year Kaarle Nordenstreng suddenly became a central actor as Tampere University in Finland became the host, first of a face-to-face and then an online conference. What follows is an account from his perspective of how things developed.
Since it won’t be possible to meet up in the usual context this year and exchange information, network, and socialize together, the Mediated Communication, Public Opinion, and Society Section (MPS), decided to provide its members with a newsletter instead. Read it here.
IAMCR's Clearinghouse on Public Statements and its Executive Board issued two statements related to the anti-racism protests currently taking place in the United States and elsewhere.

IAMCR books

The Local and the Digital in Environmental Communication

The Local and the Digital in Environmental Communication is the latest title in the IAMCR/Palgrave series Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research. The volume interrogates the intertwining of the local and the digital in environmental communication.

Communication and Peace: Celebrating Moments of Sheer Human Togetherness

By Cees J. Hamelink. The book provides a robust conceptualization of peace. From the Palgrave/IAMCR series "Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research".

Members' books

Media Management Matters: Challenges and Opportunities for Bridging Theory and Practice

Edited by Ulrike Rohn and Tom Evens, this collection is essential reading for scholars and practitioners of media management, business and policy.

Digital Detox: The Politics of Disconnecting

By Trine Syvertsen, this book explores the phenomenon of digital detox: users taking a break from digital media or adopting measures to limit smartphone and social media use.

Digital Capital: A Bourdieusian Perspective on the Digital Divide

By Massimo Ragnedda and Maria Laura Ruiu, this book examines how digital capital can be defined, measured and impact policy.

Handbook of Research on Combating Threats to Media Freedom and Journalist Safety

By Sadia Jamil, this book is an essential reference source that evaluates how diverse threats impact on journalists’ wellbeing, their right to freedom of expression, and overall media freedoms in various contexts.