Comparative Research and the History of Communication Studies

John D.H. Downing*

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Handbook of Global Media Research
PublisherWiley Blackwell
Number of pages21
ISBN (Print)9781405198707
StatePublished - Aug 20 2012


  • "Third Cinema", revolutionary in the Global South, subversive, democratic
  • Comparative, atypical nations, striving to escape US/UK media hegemony
  • Framing comparative communication research
  • Latin America, East Asia, and East-Central Europe, a comparative work
  • Transnational media research, comparative research

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)

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