Global Media Journal African Edition

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, PakistanPersian, 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.

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New Edition: Call for Papers Vol.9.1.


Special Issue on Xenophobia and the media in Africa

Deadline: September 1, 2015



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Vol 8, No 2 (2014)

Table of Contents


Negotiating Control: The Evolving Political Journalism Culture PDF
Ibrahim Saleh

Academic Papers

Core Dimensions of Community Radio in Action: The Case of Ghana PDF
Lawrence Naaikuur, Africanus L Diedong
Online Environmental Activism in South Africa: A Case Study of the #IAM4RHINOS Twitter Campaign PDF
Joanne Carew
Framing Political Change in Egypt: How Ideology influences Coverage PDF
Sara El Maghraby, Yasmine Abu El Ela
A Dialogue for Social Change on Facebook: A South African Case Study PDF
Bettina Benzinger
Indigenous Communication Systems versus Modern Communication Systems: A Case Study of the Bukusu Subtribe of Western Kenya PDF
Job Allan Wefwafwa
‘We Are after Ideals’: A Critical Analysis of Ideology in the Tweets by Boko Haram PDF
Innocent Chiluwa, Esther Ajiboye
Making Space in the Public Media Functional for Inter-cultural Dialogue and Social Cohesion PDF
Africanus L Diedong

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