In addition to research papers, the section welcomes the submission
of panel proposals on current issues and problems in the field. 
Applicants should submit a 500 word abstract that describes the topic
of their research and its significance, their theoretical framework,
and their methods.  Submissions in the author’s native language must
also...
This report is an update on the activities that IAMCR President Robin Mansell has been directly involved in since the Taipei conference in July 2005 when the International Council of IAMCR last met.  It is meant to give members an sense of what initiatives are underway on various fronts.
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The mission of this Section is to provide opportunities and venues for association by all those who are interested in the broadest issues and problems of global communication. The limitations to communication across distance have been displaced, but in their place are new challenges and opportunities. Within the International Communication Section...
In addition to research papers, the section welcomes the submission
of panel proposals on current issues and problems in the field. 
Applicants should submit a 500 word abstract that describes the topic
of their research and its significance, their theoretical framework,
and their methods.  Submissions in the author’s native language must
also...
This report is an update on the activities that IAMCR President Robin Mansell has been directly involved in since the Taipei conference in July 2005 when the International Council of IAMCR last met.  It is meant to give members an sense of what initiatives are underway on various fronts.
 Download the report ... (1.26 MB)
 Download Newsletter (.pdf) (1.75 MB)
The mission of this Section is to provide opportunities and venues for association by all those who are interested in the broadest issues and problems of global communication. The limitations to communication across distance have been displaced, but in their place are new challenges and opportunities. Within the International Communication Section...

IAMCR books

Networks, Movements and Technopolitics in Latin America 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 movement and presents original research about contemporary experiences of Latin American movements and politics in several different countries.

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

By Bart Cammaerts

- ‘The Circuit of Protest’, as developed in this volume, is comprised of an analysis of the discourses of the anti-austerity movement and their corresponding movement frames, and the self-mediation practices geared at communicating these.

Edited by Yoel Cohen

- A key question on this book is how the media, the political system, the religions themselves, the culture, and the economy influence how religion is reported in different countries..

Edited by Monroe Price and Nicole Stremlau

- The essays on this book seek to identify alternative approaches to the role of speech and expression in the organization of societies as well as efforts to shape the broader global information society.

By Christian Fuchs

- This book delves into new political-economic structures as expressed through political communication to explain the rise of authoritarian capitalism, nationalism and right-wing ideology throughout the world.