Members' books

In this section we announce recently published books by IAMCR members to the IAMCR community. If you are a member of IAMCR and would like to have your recent book listed, send us a message...


Edited by Anastasia Veneti, Daniel Jackson, and Darren G. Lilleker, this book offers a theoretically driven, empirically grounded survey of the role visual communication plays in political culture.
By Grady Walker, this book explores the relationship between the generation of subjective knowledge through storytelling and analysis, and systemic change.
Edited by Thomas Hanitzsch, Folker Hanusch, Jyotika Ramaprasad, and Arnold S. de Beer, this book offers a groundbreaking analysis of the different ways journalists perceive their duties, their relationship to society and government, and the nature and meaning of their work.
By Emiliano Treré, this book is an extensive investigation of the complexities, ambiguities and shortcomings of contemporary digital activism.
Edited by Tanja Thomas, Merle-Marie Kruse, and Miriam Stehling, this book addresses an important shortcoming in the research on participation in media cultures by introducing a special focus on post-migrant conditions.
Published by UNESCO in collaboration with IAMCR and the Global Alliance for Media and Gender, "Setting the Gender Agenda for Communication Policy: New proposals from the Global Alliance on Media and Gender" was launched at the recent IAMCR conference in Madrid.
Edited by Lisa Brooten, Jane Madlyn McElhone and Gayathry Venkiteswaran, this is the first volume to overview the country’s contemporary media landscape, providing a critical assessment of the sector during the complex and controversial political transition.
Edited by Joshua D. Atkinson and Linda Kenix, this book demonstrates the rising role that alternative media play in contemporary mainstream political communication.

Edited by Bruce Mutsvairo and Massimo Ragnedda.
Experiences from various locations in several sub-Saharan African countries have been carefully selected in this collection with the aim of providing an updated account on the digital divide and its impact in Africa.