Palgrave/IAMCR Book Series

Communication rights and social justice

Members of IAMCR who want to publish their work can benefit from a special series, launched jointly in July 2014 between the Association and global publisher Palgrave Macmillan. The Palgrave/ IAMCR books series —Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research— offers easy access to all members.

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IAMCR members are entitled to a special 35% discount on all titles in the series. If you are a member of IAMCR, email with "global transformations discount" as the subject of your message for details on how to get your discount. 

Sadia Jamil ( and Bruce Mutsvairo ( are the co-editors of this book series.

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About the series

Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research offers systematic and comprehensive opportunities for the publication of key research and intellectual debates, to reflect the intellectual capital of IAMCR. Read this article for general information about the series and the Advisory Board.

Communicology of the South

Edited by Carlos F. Del Valle Rojas and Francisco Sierra Caballero, this is the 18th title in the Palgrave/IAMCR book series Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research. The book explores how communication confronts power, property and the market in Latin American cultures.

Networks, Movements and Technopolitics in Latin America: Critical Analysis and Current Challenges

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

Communication Rights and Social Justice: Historical Accounts of Transnational Mobilizations

Edited by Claudia Padovani and Andrew Calabrese, Communication Rights and Social Justice offers historical perspectives on struggles to use the instruments of state and political participation - power, inter-governmental treaties and declarations, and various forms of political advocacy and protest politics - to articulate the concept of communication as a fundamental right.

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