Hamelink provides us with a smart textbook on international communication that should become an inspirational source for teachers and students. With attention to theory, method, history and context – the book is a wise choice for anyone seeking to understand global communication.
This book is a valuable contribution to the backbone of Global Communications, which coherently consolidates information on the history, economy, politics, culture and flows of this emerging field. Perfect for students of our interlaced and complicated global futures.
Comprehensive in its scope and scale, rigorously argued and richly illustrated with wide-ranging examples, this clearly written and user-friendly book from a veteran commentator on international communication will be valuable for students and scholars. Strongly recommended.
The book is valuable and fits perfectly the objectives of the course I'm intending to teach.
I haven't adopted the book because I received the inspection copy a little bit late to place an order.
The online site is not available yet?!
A very interesting format, with lots of pertinent reflective questions by the end of each chapter. The "How to study global communication" chapter was very insightful, just as the last one, "Futures of global communication".
A discourse oriented introduction to global communication, especially suitable for general classes of international communication and international diplomacy.
An authoritative book that covers all the necessary points, from one of the distinguished academicians on global communications. Author's experience and special standpoint reflects from the pages.
An excelent textbook which provides an informative overview of global communication.