Global Media Journal, a publication of the Global Communication Association, is sponsored by the Department of Communication and Creative Arts, Purdue University, Calumet, Hammond, Indiana, USA. Besides the American edition the following global editions have been established: African, Arabic, Australian, Brazilian, Canadian, Chinese, German, Indian, Malaysian, Mediterranean, Pakistan, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Mexican and Turkish.
The African Edition of Global Media Journal is maintained by the Journalism Department of Stellenbosch University in the Western Cape province of South Africa. It was launched in October 2007. It is advised by an editorial board of prominent International Communication scholars from throughout the world and publishes research papers, professional articles, and book reviews.
Global Media Journal African Edition also offers an opportunity to graduate students to publish their work.
Global Media Journal African Edition is published bi-annually.
New Edition: Call for Papers Vol.9.1.
Special Issue on “Xenophobia and the media in Africa”
Deadline: September 1, 2015
Vol 8, No 2 (2014)
Table of Contents
|Negotiating Control: The Evolving Political Journalism Culture|
|Core Dimensions of Community Radio in Action: The Case of Ghana|
|Lawrence Naaikuur, Africanus L Diedong|
|Online Environmental Activism in South Africa: A Case Study of the #IAM4RHINOS Twitter Campaign|
|Framing Political Change in Egypt: How Ideology influences Coverage|
|Sara El Maghraby, Yasmine Abu El Ela|
|A Dialogue for Social Change on Facebook: A South African Case Study|
|Indigenous Communication Systems versus Modern Communication Systems: A Case Study of the Bukusu Subtribe of Western Kenya|
|Job Allan Wefwafwa|
|‘We Are after Ideals’: A Critical Analysis of Ideology in the Tweets by Boko Haram|
|Innocent Chiluwa, Esther Ajiboye|
|Making Space in the Public Media Functional for Inter-cultural Dialogue and Social Cohesion|
|Africanus L Diedong|
|ISSN 2073-2740 (online)|
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