Vol 36, No 1 (2011)

Democratizing Communication Policy in the Americas: Why It Matters

Cover Page

Cover image concept/photography by Matt Soar.

Table of Contents

Editorial

Democratizing Communication Policy in the Americas: Why It Matters PDF
Roberta G. Lentz, Leslie Regan Shade

Articles

Interpreting Privacy on Campus: The Freedom of Information and Personal Privacy Act and Ontario Universities Abstract PDF
Martin R. Dowding
Canadian Copyright: History, Change, and Potential Abstract PDF
Sara Bannerman
From Pirates to Partners: The Legalization of Community Radio in Uruguay Abstract PDF
Evan Light
Peering Ahead: An Examination of Peer-to-Peer Signal-Sharing Communities that Create Their Own Affordable Internet Access Abstract PDF
Gwen Shaffer
Metaphors for Democratic Communication Spaces: How Developers of Local Wireless Networks Frame Technology and Urban Space Abstract PDF
Alison Powell
The Institutional Development of Indigenous Broadband Infrastructure in Canada and the U.S.: Two Paths to "Digital Self-Determination" Abstract PDF
Rob McMahon

Research in Brief

The Media Communications Environment through a Spatial Lens: The Mapping the Media in the Americas Project PDF
Chantal Hansen, Heng Sun, Nigel Waters
From Media Niche to Policy Spotlight: Mapping Community-Media Policy Change in Latin America PDF
Arne Hintz
Democratizing Communication Policy in Canada: A Social Movement Perspective PDF
Robert A. Hackett, Steve Anderson

Commentary

Making Media Public: From Discussion to Action? PDF
Nicole S. Cohen, Sonja Macdonald, Patricia Mazepa, David Skinner
Sex, Money, Media: A Tribute and Political Reflection PDF
Catherine Murray, Alison Beale

Book Reviews

Making Our Media: Global Initiatives Toward a Democratic Public Sphere, Vol. 1: Creating New Communication Spaces PDF
Elizabeth Miller
Making Our Media: Global Initiatives Toward a Democratic Public Shpere. Vol. 2: National and Global Movements for Democratic Communication PDF
Paula Chakravartty
Communications Research in Action: Scholar-Activist Collaborations for a Democratic Public Sphere PDF
Milton Mueller
  •  Announcements
    Atom logo
    RSS2 logo
    RSS1 logo
  •  Current Issue
    Atom logo
    RSS2 logo
    RSS1 logo
  •  Thesis Abstracts
    Atom logo
    RSS2 logo
    RSS1 logo

We wish to acknowledge the financial support of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council for their financial support through theAid to Scholarly Journals Program.

SSHRC LOGO