Cristian Vaccari (Loughborough U) has just been appointed Editor-in-Chief for the International Journal of Press/Politics, a journal that is central to ICA members in Political Communication and Journalism. For more information please visit here: http://www.lboro.ac.uk/news-events/news/2018/may/academic-named-as-editor-in-chief-of-international/
Handbook of Research on Media Literacy in Higher Education Environments
Part of the Advances in Higher Education and Professional Development Book Series
Web Information: https://www.igi-global.com/book/handbook-research-media-literacy-higher/182424
Jayne Cubbage, Editor (Bowie State U)
Release Date: May, 2018 Copyright: IGI Global, 2018 Pages: 400
Media is rapidly evolving, from social media to news channels, individuals are being bombarded with headlines, new technologies, and varying opinions. Teaching the next generation of communication professionals how to interact with varying forms of media is paramount as they will be the future distributors of news and information.
The Handbook of Research on Media Literacy in Higher Education Environments provides emerging research on the role of journalism and mass communication education in the digital era. While highlighting topics such as community media labs, political cognition, and public engagement, this publication explores the impact of globalization and a changing and diversified world within the realm of higher education. This publication is an important resource for educators, academicians, professionals, and researchers seeking current research on applications and strategies in promoting media and digital studies in higher education.