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. It aims at providing a research forum on the social and cultural relevance of media and communication processes.

Editors: Epp Lauk, University of Jyväskylä, Finland, and Raul Reis, Florida International University, USA
(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)

Latest Publications

Afterword to the Issue “Adolescents in the Digital Age: Effects on Health and Development”
Daniel Romer and Michael Rich
Editorial | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i3.659 | Publication date: 2016/06/16
Adolescent Cellphone Use While Driving: An Overview of the Literature and Promising Future Directions for Prevention
M. Kit Delgado , Kathryn J. Wanner and Catherine McDonald
Review | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i3.536 | Publication date: 2016/06/16
Cyberbullying, Race/Ethnicity and Mental Health Outcomes: A Review of the Literature
Lynne Edwards , April Edwards Kontostathis and Christina Fisher
Review | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i3.525 | Publication date: 2016/06/16
Social Media in the Sexual Lives of African American and Latino Youth: Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Neighborhood
Robin Stevens , Jamie Dunaev , Ellen Malven , Amy Bleakley and Shawnika Hull
Article | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i3.524 | Publication date: 2016/06/16
Social Media and Alcohol: Summary of Research, Intervention Ideas and Future Study Directions
Megan A. Moreno , Jon D’Angelo and Jennifer Whitehill
Review | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i3.529 | Publication date: 2016/06/16
Marketing to Youth in the Digital Age: The Promotion of Unhealthy Products and Health Promoting Behaviours on Social Media
Sally Dunlop , Becky Freeman and Sandra C. Jones
Article | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i3.522 | Publication date: 2016/06/16
The Role of Parents in Problematic Internet Use among US Adolescents
Amy Bleakley , Morgan Ellithorpe and Daniel Romer
Article | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i3.523 | Publication date: 2016/06/16
Teens, Health and Technology: A National Survey
Ellen Wartella , Vicky Rideout , Heather Montague , Leanne Beaudoin-Ryan and Alexis Lauricella
Article | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i3.515 | Publication date: 2016/06/16
Possible Effects of Internet Use on Cognitive Development in Adolescence
Kathryn L. Mills
Review | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i3.516 | Publication date: 2016/06/16
Introduction to the Issue “Adolescents in the Digital Age: Effects on Health and Development”
Daniel Romer
Editorial | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i3.658 | Publication date: 2016/06/16
Target Gutahuka: The UN’s Strategic Information Intervention in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Jacob Udo-Udo Jacob
Article | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i2.583 | Publication date: 2016/05/04
Mediated Public Diplomacy of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria: The Synergistic Use of Terrorism, Social Media and Branding
Jad Melki and May Jabado
Article | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i2.432 | Publication date: 2016/05/04
Toward a Model of Strategic Influence, International Broadcasting, and Global Engagement
Kenneth L. Hacker and Vanessa R. Mendez
Article | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i2.355 | Publication date: 2016/05/04
Public Diplomacy and the Clash of Satellites
Marwa Fikry Abdel Samei
Article | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i2.385 | Publication date: 2016/05/04
Introduction to “International Broadcasting and Public Diplomacy in the 21st Century”
Gary D. Rawnsley
Editorial | Media and Communication | Doi: 10.17645/mac.v4i2.641 | Publication date: 2016/05/04
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