Roger Silverstone who has died at the age of 61 was an outstanding contributor to the field of media and communications studies.  He was deeply committed to understanding the power of the media and its centrality in our lives.
Edited by Katharine Sarikakis and Daya K. Thussu, 2006
This book includes in one volume some of the most significant debates surrounding the development, use and potential of the Internet. Twenty scholars from four continents address some of the more pertinent questions surrounding the presence and future of the Internet. These are...
Edited by Peter M. Lewis and Susan Jones, 2006
“A voice for the voiceless”—that is how community radio has often been described. This book is about the training needed for the effective use of community radio by social groups whose voices and opinions are rarely head in mainstream media. Such training includes Internet and computer skills...
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This tribute was read by Cees Hamelink, an IAMCR Honorary President, at the start of the Association's general meeting in Cairo on
26 July, 2006.
"In the past year four persons passed away who were very significant contributors to our field and to our association. George Gerbner, Jim Carey, Michael Traber and most recently Roger Silverstone.
For...
Building on the model of the IAMCR WSIS Task Force which has completed its work, a standing Task Force on Media and Communication Policy has been established to maintain a global presence for IAMCR on important issues concerning media and communication policies. The Taskforce will draw on the interests and expertise of IAMCR members and...
Roger Silverstone who has died at the age of 61 was an outstanding contributor to the field of media and communications studies.  He was deeply committed to understanding the power of the media and its centrality in our lives.
Edited by Katharine Sarikakis and Daya K. Thussu, 2006
This book includes in one volume some of the most significant debates surrounding the development, use and potential of the Internet. Twenty scholars from four continents address some of the more pertinent questions surrounding the presence and future of the Internet. These are...
Edited by Peter M. Lewis and Susan Jones, 2006
“A voice for the voiceless”—that is how community radio has often been described. This book is about the training needed for the effective use of community radio by social groups whose voices and opinions are rarely head in mainstream media. Such training includes Internet and computer skills...
Thank you for your payment
Your transaction has been completed and a receipt has been emailed to you.
Return to IAMCR home.
This tribute was read by Cees Hamelink, an IAMCR Honorary President, at the start of the Association's general meeting in Cairo on
26 July, 2006.
"In the past year four persons passed away who were very significant contributors to our field and to our association. George Gerbner, Jim Carey, Michael Traber and most recently Roger Silverstone.
For...
Building on the model of the IAMCR WSIS Task Force which has completed its work, a standing Task Force on Media and Communication Policy has been established to maintain a global presence for IAMCR on important issues concerning media and communication policies. The Taskforce will draw on the interests and expertise of IAMCR members and...

IAMCR books

Edited by Sandra Ristovska and Monroe Price, this is the 8th book in the Palgrave/ IAMCR Series Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research. It includes scholarship on visual media and human rights alongside reflections by human rights practitioners.

Edited by Francisco Sierra and Tommaso Gravante, this is the 7th book in the Palgrave/ IAMCR Series Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research. It explores the impact of digital culture on politics, participation and social movements with original research about contemporary experiences in Latin America.

Members' books

Edited by Kirsten Drotner, Vince Dziekan, Ross Parry, Kim Christian Schrøder this book explores what it means to take mediated communication as a key concept for museum studies and as a sensitising lens for media-related museum practice on the ground.

Edited by Joan Pedro-Carañana, Daniel Broudy, and Jeffery Klaehn, this volume locates recent studies on media systems within the wider body of work already built on the propaganda model so as to contextualise, refine, clarify and improve the model’s utility and validity.

An examination of deformative transparency and its different manifestations in political communication, propaganda and public health. "This book illustrates commonly used discourses of extremists, radicals, and organizations advocating for difficult causes."

In this book, Jane Duncan assesses the relevance of Snowden’s revelations for South Africa. In doing so she questions the extent to which South Africa is becoming a surveillance society governed by a surveillance state.