Journal of
Media and Communication Studies

  • Abbreviation: J. Media Commun. Stud.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2545
  • DOI: 10.5897/JMCS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 215

Politeness in media talk shows: The case of media panel discussions in Ghana

July-September 2021 - Vol 13 Num. 3

In human communication, the communicators involved in the interaction have an obligation to show politeness to each other for a successful conversation. Non-observance of politeness in a communicative act such as panel discussions has the potential to infringe upon the public self-image of the addressees. Situated in...

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Politeness in media talk shows: The case of media panel discussions in Ghana

July-September 2021

Kwasi Sarfo-Adu and Cynthia Elizabeth Osei

‘Sanitized, made to lie supine and left fanged!’ The final version of the 2010 Protection of State Information Bill / Secrecy Bill, and its threats to the civil liberty of freedom of expression in South Africa

April-June 2021

Luthuli Siboniso Prosper Welcome

Media usage profile of adolescents in varied economic background

April-June 2021

Maheshwar Mekam, Sylvia Fernandez Rao, Jagdish Buwade, Narender Karnam and Balakrishna Nagalla  

‘Clickbait-style’ headlines and journalism credibility in Sub-Saharan Africa: Exploring audience perceptions

April-June 2021

Judith Flora Wanda Baraka Samson Chipanjilo, Gregory Gondwe and Joseph Kerunga

Teaching the holocaust through digital heritage, experiential and project-based learning: Finding Matilda- A documentary by students, about a student, for students

April-June 2021

Susan Cardillo

September 2014

Correlations among attitudes about aging, willingness to communicate, communication satisfaction, and self-esteem of Filipino elders

Carmencita P. Del Villar

August 2014

An assessment to the use of Facebook as a communication tool by Midlands State University students from 2012 to 2013

Caven Masuku and Painos Moyo

December, 2014

Media preferences and perceptions: The case of Bahir Dar University instructors

Biset Ayalew Nigatu

December, 2014

Application of ICTs in family planning and birth control in Awka-South L.G.A, Anambra State, Nigeria

Uchenna Patricia Ekwugha and Allen Nnanwuba Adum

November, 2014

Interactivity in Saudi online journalism

Nasser N. Alotaibi

December 2009

Department of Media Sciences, Anna University Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

Abd El-Naser A. Mohammed, M. A. Metawe&#;e, Abd El-Fattah A. Saad and Mohammed S. F. Tabbour

October 2010

Political communication and participation trend in the social media: Focus on the O1-S-O2-R model application

Kweon, Sang-Hee and Kim, Wi-Geun

March 2010

Manpower planning in Agricultural Science University Libraries in India

B. U. Kannappanavar and Praveenkumar Kumbargoudar

July 2009

Does globalization affect media role in a democratic country? Bangladesh perspective

  Pradip Kumar Panday

July-September 2021

Politeness in media talk shows: The case of media panel discussions in Ghana

Kwasi Sarfo-Adu and Cynthia Elizabeth Osei