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The Ethics of Immersive Journalism: A rhetorical analysis of news storytelling with virtual reality technology

The Ethics of Immersive Journalism: A rhetorical analysis of news storytelling with virtual reality technology By Hollis Kool Stanford University Abstract This paper provides background on and raises ethical challenges in regard to virtual reality technology as a journalistic tool. The realistic and empathy – generating nature of 360-degree filmed news story experiences arguably changes […]

How New Media Technologies are Impacting Ethical Practices: Perception of Zimbabwean Journalists

How New Media Technologies are Impacting Ethical Practices: Perception of Zimbabwean Journalists By Tendai Chari, University of Venda Abstract — The study of new media technologies has been dominated by technological deterministic theories which accentuate the capacity of technology to shape and transform society while downplaying human agency. The major pitfall of this approach is […]

Cultural Masculinity/Femininity Influences on Advertising Appeals

Cultural Masculinity/Femininity Influences on Advertising Appeals by CHINGCHING CHANG National Chengchi University, Taiwan shenc@nccu.edu.tw This study explored the question of whether masculinity/femininity at the cultural level can influence responses to advertisements employing image and utilitarian appeals, presumably through its effect on individual-level self-construals with regard to masculinity/femininity. An experiment showed that participants from the United […]

Where are the women? An examination of research on women and leadership in public relations

Where are the women? An examination of research on women and leadership in public relations By Katie R. Place & Jennifer Vardeman-Winter Abstract Despite evidence that there are no significant differences in leadership ability among women and men in public relations, women are still largely absent from leadership and senior management positions. Furthermore, very few […]

Public Relations! Most Current Articles in Public Relations Review (Journal)

Public Relations! Exploring the Relationship Between Corporate Reputation and the Public’s Crisis Communication on Social Media Abstract Among traditional crisis communication research, the public is often treated as passive receivers of firm-dominated crisis communication. Social media has changed the situation since the public have now become senders and engage in secondary crisis communication (SCC) that […]

The Development Of Radio

THE DEVELOPMENT OF RADIO By J.A. Spiker School of Communication, The University of Akron, USA Keywords : radio, broadcasting, mass media, telecommunications, Internet. Contents 1. Introduction 2. Historical Developments of Radios Timeline 2.1. Early Radio Transmissions 2.2. Radio Becomes Big Business 2.3. Technology Changes the Direction of Radio 3. Societal Uses of Radio 3.1. Education […]

History of the Radio Receiver

History of the Radio Receiver History of the development of the radio or wireless radio receiver from the earliest sets using coherers and magnetic detectors to modern high performance semiconductor based radios. Radio technology is an integral part of everyday life. Everything from broadcast radio and television through to mobile phones, wireless connectivity, Internet of […]

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