Shih Hsin University, Taiwan hosted the IAMCR Conference in Taipei, 26-28 July 2005
Media Panics: Freedom, Control and Democracy in the Age of Globalisation was the theme of the IAMCR annual conference.  Hosted by Shih Hsin University, this ‘off-year’ conference was attended by more than 270 researchers from 39 countries....
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During the 2005 IAMCR Conference the Law Section organized four substantial sessions, had one business meeting, co-sponsored one Plenary and co-hosted one working dinner.
The four substantial sessions were attended by 63 participants. 16 papers were presented, ten of them by the authors themselves.

Session I (five papers) discussed...
The Gender and Communication Section convened 6 panels over a two day period during the Taipei Meetings. 25 papers were slated, with 19 actually presented. The audience size for each session exceeded 20 and often approached 30. One of the features of this particular convocation was the three special sessions organized under the Gender banner.
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Ellie Rennie. (2006). Community Media: A Global Introduction. Rowman & Littlefield, Lanham.
This concise text  helps readers understand the ongoing fascination with do-it-yourself media around the world. A clear and useful guide for students, Community Media lays out the...
Shih Hsin University, Taiwan hosted the IAMCR Conference in Taipei, 26-28 July 2005
Media Panics: Freedom, Control and Democracy in the Age of Globalisation was the theme of the IAMCR annual conference.  Hosted by Shih Hsin University, this ‘off-year’ conference was attended by more than 270 researchers from 39 countries....
 Download draft (28.5 KB)

During the 2005 IAMCR Conference the Law Section organized four substantial sessions, had one business meeting, co-sponsored one Plenary and co-hosted one working dinner.
The four substantial sessions were attended by 63 participants. 16 papers were presented, ten of them by the authors themselves.

Session I (five papers) discussed...
The Gender and Communication Section convened 6 panels over a two day period during the Taipei Meetings. 25 papers were slated, with 19 actually presented. The audience size for each session exceeded 20 and often approached 30. One of the features of this particular convocation was the three special sessions organized under the Gender banner.
The...
 Download draft (24 KB)
We are currently updating this section.

Ellie Rennie. (2006). Community Media: A Global Introduction. Rowman & Littlefield, Lanham.
This concise text  helps readers understand the ongoing fascination with do-it-yourself media around the world. A clear and useful guide for students, Community Media lays out the...

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.