RC22 - Political Communication

Chair

Dr. Óscar Luengo, Universidad de Granada
ogluengo@ugr.es

Facultad de Ciencias Políticas y Sociología
Universidad de Granada
Rector López Argüeta, s/n
18001, Granada,
SPAIN

Co-chair

Dr. Darren Lilleker, Bournemouth University (Talbot Campus)
dlilleker@bournemouth.ac.uk

 

Background

Recognised as a study group in 1980; granted research committee status in 1984.

 

Objectives

Encourages scientific analysis and discussion of the political aspects of communication within states (in a comparative framework) and across national boundaries and develops means of facilitating interaction among scholars who are conducting research on related issues and topics. Members are concerned with a diverse set of research interests including the international structure of communication, political theories of communication, the relationship between the public and private broadcasting sectors, cross-national comparative studies, the political impact of the media, the impact of technology and technological change on politics, values and cognition, and models of diplomatic communication.

 

Website

http://rc22.ipsa.org/