The Global Media Journal is an open-access academic refereed publication in various national or regional editions around the globe. GMJ-German Edition is affiliated with the Freie University Berlin/Germany and the University of Erfurt/Germany and hosted by Carola Richter and Christine Horz.
GMJ-DE is published semi-annually (spring and fall) and bilingually (English and German). It is dedicated to research in the fields of communication and media studies, with the ambition to present communication and media theories, report empirical and analytical research, present critical discourses, apply theories to case studies, and set out innovative research methodologies. It aims to advance research and understanding of international and cross-cultural communication and media in the German-spoken countries (Germany, Austria, Switzerland) and around the globe such as research on Media Systems, Journalism, Migration & Diaspora, Development Communication and other fields of communication and media studies.
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The GMJ-DE contains four sections:
– academic articles (peer-reviewed)
– reports of media praxis and scientific field work
– graduate papers
– book reviews
The current issue Vol. 7, No. 1 contains the following articles:
Fuchs, Christian (2016): Reading Marx in the Information Age. A Media and Communication Studies Perspective on Capital Volume 1 (review in English)
Tufekci, Zeynep (2017): Twitter and Tear Gas – The Power and Fragility of Networked Protest (review in English)
Goebel, Simon (2017): Politische Talkshows über Flucht. Wirklichkeitskonstruktionen und Diskurse. Eine kritische Analyse (review in German)