Comparing Political Communication across Time and Space

New Studies in an Emerging Field

  • María José Canel
  • Katrin Voltmer

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Comparing Political Communication across Time and Space: Conceptual and Methodological Challenges in a Globalized World — An Introduction

  3. Challenges of Comparative Political Communication Research: Design, Methods and Measurement

  4. Communicating with Citizens: Campaigns, Political PR and the Media

  5. Journalism and Media Realities: Journalistic Cultures, the Market and Political News

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 241-247

About this book


By using a wide diversity of theoretical and methodological approaches and by encompassing both cross-national and longitudinal analyses, this volume sheds new light on comparative political communication research, such as personalization, globalization, democratization, and the changing nature of journalism,


Political communication comparative research election campaigns journalism media-politics relationships climate change communication democracy democratization Design environment globalization Institution Nation participation Passing political communication political participation television trust

Editors and affiliations

  • María José Canel
    • 1
  • Katrin Voltmer
    • 2
  1. 1.University Complutense MadridSpain
  2. 2.University of LeedsUK

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