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COMMUNICATIONS (285 journals)                  1 2 3 | Last

ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS)     Full-text available via subscription   (10 followers)
ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications (TOMCCAP)     Full-text available via subscription   (7 followers)
Acta Graphica     Open Access   (1 follower)
Advances in Radio Science (ARS)     Open Access   (4 followers)
Advances in the History of Rhetoric     Hybrid Journal   (5 followers)
African Journal of Information Systems     Open Access   (4 followers)
Ambitos     Open Access   (1 follower)
American Journal of Neuroradiology     Full-text available via subscription   (6 followers)
American Medical Writers Association Journal     Full-text available via subscription  
Annals of Telecommunications     Hybrid Journal   (3 followers)
Área Abierta     Open Access   (1 follower)
Art Design & Communication in Higher Education     Hybrid Journal   (18 followers) : Revista de Arte, Ciência e Comunicação     Open Access   (1 follower)
Audiology - Communication Research     Open Access   (3 followers)
Augmentative and Alternative Communication     Hybrid Journal   (11 followers)
AVATARES de la Comunicación y la Cultura     Open Access   (1 follower)
Baltic International Yearbook of Cognition, Logic and Communication     Open Access  
Bioelectromagnetics     Hybrid Journal   (1 follower)
Black Camera     Full-text available via subscription   (2 followers)
C&SC - Communication & Social Change     Open Access   (1 follower)
Canadian Journal of Communication     Partially Free   (12 followers)
Catalan Journal of Communication & Cultural Studies     Hybrid Journal   (2 followers)
Celebrity Studies     Hybrid Journal   (4 followers)
China Communications     Full-text available via subscription  
Chinese Journal of Communication     Hybrid Journal   (5 followers)
CIC. Cuadernos de Informacion y Comunicacion     Open Access   (7 followers)
Coactivity: Philosophy, Communication / Santalka: Filosofija, Komunikacija     Open Access  
Comedy Studies     Hybrid Journal   (5 followers)
ComHumanitas     Open Access  
Common Knowledge     Full-text available via subscription   (6 followers)
Communicare : Journal for Communication Sciences in Southern Africa = Communicare : Tydskrif vir Kommunikasiewetenskappe in Suider-Afrika     Full-text available via subscription   (3 followers)
Communicatio : South African Journal for Communication Theory and Research     Hybrid Journal   (3 followers)
Communication     Open Access   (10 followers)
Communication & Language at Work     Open Access   (2 followers)
Communication & Sport     Hybrid Journal  
Communication Booknotes Quarterly     Hybrid Journal   (12 followers)
Communication et organisation     Open Access   (1 follower)
Communication Papers : Media Literacy & Gender Studies     Open Access  
Communication, Culture & Critique     Hybrid Journal   (14 followers)
Communications     Full-text available via subscription   (4 followers)
Communications and Network     Open Access   (5 followers)
Communications in Mobile Computing     Open Access   (14 followers)
Communications of the Association for Information Systems     Open Access   (9 followers)
Comunicació. Revista de recerca i d'anàlisi     Open Access  
Comunicacion y Hombre     Open Access   (2 followers)
Comunicación y Medios     Open Access   (3 followers)
Comunicación y sociedad     Open Access   (2 followers)
Comunicar     Open Access  
Conexão - Comunicação e Cultura     Open Access  
Convergence The International Journal of Research into New Media Technologies     Hybrid Journal   (19 followers)
Creative Artist : A Journal of Theatre and Media Studies     Open Access   (1 follower)
Cross-cultural Communication     Open Access   (7 followers)
Cuadernos de Informacion     Open Access  
Cuadernos del Centro de Estudios en Diseño y Comunicación     Open Access   (1 follower)
Current Narratives     Open Access   (9 followers)
Democratic Communiqué     Open Access   (1 follower)
Design Ecologies     Hybrid Journal   (5 followers)
Digithum     Open Access   (1 follower)
Discourse, Context & Media     Open Access   (5 followers)
Documentación de las Ciencias de la Información     Open Access  
E-Health Telecommunication Systems and Networks     Open Access   (1 follower)
e-learning and education (eleed)     Open Access   (87 followers)
Editio     Full-text available via subscription  
Educação, Formação & Tecnologias     Open Access  
Electronic Journal of Knowledge Management     Open Access   (12 followers)
Electronics and Communications in Japan     Hybrid Journal   (4 followers)
Empedocles : European Journal for the Philosophy of Communication     Hybrid Journal   (1 follower)
Enquête - Articles     Open Access   (1 follower)
ESSACHESS : Journal for Communication Studies     Open Access  
Etudes de communication     Open Access   (2 followers)
EURASIP Journal on Embedded Systems     Open Access   (8 followers)
EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing     Open Access   (6 followers)
EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking     Open Access   (8 followers)
European Transactions on Telecommunications     Hybrid Journal   (3 followers)
Evidence Based Library and Information Practice     Open Access   (231 followers)
Explorations in Media Ecology     Hybrid Journal   (3 followers)
Feuillets de Radiologie     Full-text available via subscription   (1 follower)
Fibreculture Journal     Open Access   (2 followers)
Film & History: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Film and Television Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (19 followers)
Fonseca : Journal of Communication     Open Access   (4 followers)
Foundations and Trends® in Communications and Information Theory     Full-text available via subscription   (5 followers)
Framework : The Journal of Cinema and Media     Full-text available via subscription   (9 followers)
Gesture     Full-text available via subscription   (3 followers)
Global Advances in Business Communication     Open Access   (4 followers)
Global Media Journal     Open Access   (3 followers)
Historia y Comunicación Social     Open Access  
Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television     Hybrid Journal   (19 followers)
Ibérica     Open Access  
IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology     Hybrid Journal   (3 followers)
IEICE - Transactions on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences     Full-text available via subscription   (6 followers)
IET Communications     Hybrid Journal   (7 followers)
Imaging Decisions MRI     Hybrid Journal   (2 followers)
index.comunicación     Open Access  
InfoDesign - Revista Brasileira de Design da Informação     Open Access  
Informal Logic     Open Access   (4 followers)
Informatics     Open Access   (2 followers)
Information & Communications Technology Law     Hybrid Journal   (14 followers)
Information Design Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (6 followers)
Information Technologies & International Development     Open Access   (102 followers)
Information, Communication & Society     Hybrid Journal   (102 followers)

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Information Technologies & International Development    [104 followers]  Follow    
  This is an Open Access Journal Open Access journal
     ISSN (Print) 1544-7529 - ISSN (Online) 1544-7537
     Published by Georgia Institute of Technology Homepage  [2 journals]
  • Meeting People: Reframing ICTD Through Choice?
    • Authors: Jo Tacchi
      PubDate: 2013-12-10
      Issue No: Vol. 9 (2013)
  • Contributors
    • PubDate: 2013-12-10
      Issue No: Vol. 9 (2013)
  • Exploring the Meanings of Community Multimedia Centers in Mozambique: A
           Social Representation Perspective
    • Authors: Isabella Rega, Sara Vannini, Emanuele Fino, Lorenzo Cantoni
      Abstract: This article presents extensive research conducted in Mozambique that aims to deeply understand how different social groups understand community multimedia centers (CMCs), which are structures combining a community radio and a telecenter. The social representations theory was adopted to interpret narratives of 231 interviewees from 10 Mozambican provinces. Interviewees included representatives of initiating agencies, local staff members, CMC users (both the radio and telecenter components), users of only the community radio, and community members not using the CMCs. Following the analysis of transcribed interviews, six main clusters were identified, each of them shedding light on a specific understanding of a CMC. These are discussed according to a set of sociodemographic variables. This study suggests that the social representations theory is a valuable framework to provide an integrated view of ICT4D interventions by giving a voice to local perspectives without overlooking the initiating agencies’ expectations.
      PubDate: 2013-12-10
      Issue No: Vol. 9 (2013)
  • ICT 4 the MDGs? A Perspective on ICTs’ Role in Addressing Urban
           Poverty in the Context of the Millennium Development Goals
    • Authors: Siobhán Clarke, Gillian Wylie, Hans Zomer
      Abstract: Since the year 2000, the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have anchored efforts to combat global poverty. As we near 2015, this article assesses ICTs’ role in reaching the goals, with an emphasis on urban poverty. Over the lifespan of the MDGs, debate about ICTs and development has grown. At one pole of this debate are those who see ICTs as enabling rapid growth and citizen empowerment; at the other pole are those who warn that “technical fixes” cannot overcome the historic and structural causes of poverty. In this article, using the organizing framework of the eight MDGs, we discuss these debates by reviewing examples of ICT projects that aim to further the goals’ realization. Many of these projects suggest that ICTs are useful, particularly with respect to increasing information and enhancing services, a common theme throughout this article. However, we also raise critical queries about the allure of “technology-boosterism” (Heeks, 2010, p. 629). These range from questioning the measurable impact and sustainability of ICT4D to the vision of development embedded in ICT4D and whether new technologies can subvert the underlying causes of global poverty. Our article shows that, while ICTs can be enablers for developmental processes, we must listen to communities in poverty when deciding how ICTs should feature in the post-2015 agenda.
      PubDate: 2013-12-10
      Issue No: Vol. 9 (2013)
  • From the Editors
    • Authors: François Bar, Kentaro Toyama
      PubDate: 2013-12-10
      Issue No: Vol. 9 (2013)
  • Unintended Technology Transfer to Chinese Software Firms from Japan
           Through Offshore Software Development
    • Authors: Mita Takahashi, Nobuhiro Takahashi
      Abstract: Since the end of the 1990s, some Chinese software firms have undertaken offshore software development for Japanese firms. They are engaged not only in coding and testing, but also in design. The results of our interviews with Chinese and Japanese firms show that Chinese firms have acquired design skills through these joint developments. Japanese firms did not intentionally implement technology transfer, but the practice of offshore development did have this effect. In addition, we identify that the main reasons Japanese firms entrusted software design to Chinese firms were quality control and cost reduction of their software development projects. Currently, Chinese firms are employing the transferred skills for their own domestic projects, indicating that the export of software services has contributed significantly to the expansion of the domestic market. We conclude that China should focus on both domestic supply and export of software services as a strategy for developing its own software industry.
      PubDate: 2013-12-10
      Issue No: Vol. 9 (2013)
  • International Migrant Workers’ Use of Mobile Phones to Seek Social
           Support in Singapore
    • Authors: Arul Chib, Holley A. Wilkin, Sri Ranjini Mei Hua
      Abstract: International migrants often need social support to deal with an unfamiliar environment and reduce stress caused by prevailing attitudes in their host country, as well as that induced by distance and separation from their family. This study investigates whether mobile phones facilitate or inhibit migrants’ ability to seek the social support needed to reduce the stress they experience in their host country. Further, gender differences are examined and discussed. A quantitative survey of men (n 5 56), primarily Bangladeshis working in blue-collar occupations, and women (n 5 60), primarily Filipina domestics, was conducted in Singapore. For women, mobile use alleviated stress by increasing social support; emotional support had the greatest impact on their psychological well-being. Male migrant workers were more likely to experience stress the more they used their mobile phones and when receiving increased emotional support. This finding is in contrast to traditionally held assumptions about the beneficial impacts of mobile phones. We caution against treating immigrants as a homogeneous group, and recommend inclusion of variables such as gender to understand the role of technology-mediated social support in alleviating migrant stress. We further propose that policies and programs facilitating transnational communication for low-income migrants need to be examined carefully in terms of their unintended impacts.
      PubDate: 2013-12-10
      Issue No: Vol. 9 (2013)
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