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 Annual Conference took place in Cairo (Egypt) from 23-28 July 2006. This year's Annual Conference was organized by the Journalism and Mass Communication department of the American University in Cairo.
Reports from the conference will be posted here soon.
Consult the conference programme and other information on the Cairo Conference website.
IAMCR maintains a list for announcements of interest to IAMCR members and the communications research community at large. Postings to the list can include:
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 Annual Conference took place in Cairo (Egypt) from 23-28 July 2006. This year's Annual Conference was organized by the Journalism and Mass Communication department of the American University in Cairo.
Reports from the conference will be posted here soon.
Consult the conference programme and other information on the Cairo Conference website.
IAMCR maintains a list for announcements of interest to IAMCR members and the communications research community at large. Postings to the list can include:

IAMCR books

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.

Edited by Sergio Sparviero, Corinna Peil and Gabriele Balbi, this is the 6th book in the Palgrave/ IAMCR Series Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research. It explores different meanings of media convergence and deconvergence, and reconsiders them in critical and innovative ways.

Members' books

Muhammad Jameel Yusha'u has written a ground-breaking book that offers fresh perspectives on the character and role of the African media in covering corruption scandals.

Jennifer Rauch's Slow Media will ultimately help readers understand the complex and surprising relationships between everyday media choices, human well-being, and the natural world.

Sabina Mihelj & Simon Huxtable delve into the fascinating world of television under communism, using it to test a new framework for comparative media analysis

By Arne Hintz, Lina Dencik & Karin Wahl-Jorgensen. This book offers a new understanding of citizenship in an age defined by data collection and processing.