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Global Communication in Transition
The End of Diversity?



March 1996 | 248 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
The dramatic developments in global communication are altering the specifics of our societies. Hamid Mowlana offers an interdisciplinary and intercultural approach to international communication in this volume, focusing on both the human dimensions and the technological imperatives.

Global Communication in Transition covers a range of issues from the rise of modern political systems and the interactions of various cultures to the expansion of social organizations and the growing global infrastructure. Offering a new paradigm for the study of international communication, the book is organized around a number of basic concepts including history, power, community, legitimacy and language.

 
World Communication
A History and Interpretation  
 
Technology and Society
 
Communication and Power
 
The Making of Community
 
Language and Instructional Communication
 
The Remaking of Community
The Case of Islam  
 
The Future of the State
An Islamic Perspective  
 
Communication as Cultural Ecology
 
Shapes of the Future
International Communication in the 21st Century  

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