Media and Communication is an international peer-reviewed open access journal dedicated to a wide variety of basic and applied research in communication and its related fields.

Open Access Journal | ISSN: 2183-2439

Media and Communication (ISSN: 2183-2439) is an international open access journal dedicated to a wide variety of basic and applied research in communication and its related fields.

Editors: Epp Lauk (University of Jyväskylä) and Raul Reis (Emerson College) (see full Editorial Board)

Open Access: free to read and share, with an article processing charge for accepted papers to offset production costs (more details here)

New: Media and Communication is accepting proposals for themed issues. Scholars interested in editing an issue that falls within the aims and scope of the journal and can be accessed free of charge by any reader are encouraged to contact the journal's editorial office at mac@cogitatiopress.com

Latest Publications

Participation in Social Media: Studying Explicit and Implicit Forms of Participation in Communicative Social Networks
Mikko Villi and Janne Matikainen
Article | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i4.578 | Publication date: 2016/10/10
#JeSuisCharlie: Towards a Multi-Method Study of Hybrid Media Events
Johanna Sumiala , Minttu Tikka , Jukka Huhtamäki and Katja Valaskivi
Article | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i4.593 | Publication date: 2016/10/10
Hazy Boundaries: Virtual Communities and Research Ethics
Helena Kantanen and Jyri Manninen
Article | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i4.576 | Publication date: 2016/10/10
Facebook’s Emotional Contagion Experiment as a Challenge to Research Ethics
Jukka Jouhki , Epp Lauk , Maija Penttinen , Niina Sormanen and Turo Uskali
Article | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i4.579 | Publication date: 2016/10/10
From Research Ethics to Researching Ethics in an Online Specific Context
Sari Östman and Riikka Turtiainen
Review | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i4.571 | Publication date: 2016/10/10
Issues of Ethics and Methods in Studying Social Media
Niina Sormanen and Epp Lauk
Editorial | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i4.793 | Publication date: 2016/10/10
No Digital “Castles in the Air”: Online Non-Participation and the Radical Left
Linus Andersson
Article | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i4.694 | Publication date: 2016/08/11
Free Software Beyond Radical Politics: Negotiations of Creative and Craft Autonomy in Digital Visual Media Production
Julia Velkova
Article | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i4.693 | Publication date: 2016/08/11
Mediatisation, Marginalisation and Disruption in Australian Indigenous Affairs
Kerry McCallum , Lisa Waller and Tanja Dreher
Article | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i4.695 | Publication date: 2016/08/11
Energiewende’s Lone Warriors: A Hyperlink Network Analysis of the German Energy Transition Discourse
Jonas Kaiser , Markus Rhomberg , Axel Maireder and Stephan Schlögl
Article | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i4.554 | Publication date: 2016/08/11
Narrative Agency in Hashtag Activism: The Case of #BlackLivesMatter
Guobin Yang
Commentary | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i4.692 | Publication date: 2016/08/11
Social Movements and Political Agency in the Digital Age: A Communication Approach
Anastasia Kavada
Commentary | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i4.691 | Publication date: 2016/08/11
Political Agency at the Digital Crossroads?
Anne Kaun , Maria Kyriakidou and Julie Uldam
Editorial | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i4.690 | Publication date: 2016/08/11
Taming Distraction: The Second Screen Assemblage, Television and the Classroom
Markus Stauff
Article | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i3.538 | Publication date: 2016/07/14
Still ‘Watching’ TV? The Consumption of TV Fiction by Engaged Audiences
Alexander Dhoest and Nele Simons
Article | Media and Communication | DOI: 10.17645/mac.v4i3.427 | Publication date: 2016/07/14
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