Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Public Communication Review Public Communication Review is a peer-reviewed e-journal published by the Australian Centre for Public Communication at the University of Technology Sydney. The journal publishes scholarly articles, high standard professional practice papers, and case studies in its ‘Speaking Practically’ section which deal with topical issues in relation to advertising, media, organisational communication and public relations in Australia and the Asia Pacific region. Articles are invited on academic and industry research, technological developments, innovations and new developments in public communication practices. In particular, PCR focuses on the integration of theory and practice and welcomes articles which deductively interpret how theories inform applied Best Practice in public communication, or which inductively analyse empirical research and contemporary practices and how they inform public communication theory. In addition, articles that reflect particular themes announced for some editions are invited. Editor: Prof. Jim Macnamara, PhD Editor: Dr Robert Crawford, PhD Editorial Board: Donald Alexander, Charles Sturt University Professor Glen Broom, San Diego State University Professor Terry Flew, Queensland University of Technology Professor Gerard Goggin, University of New South Wales Professor Anne Gregory, Leeds Metropolitan University Dr Gwyneth Howell, University of Western Sydney Melanie James, University of Newcastle Dr Jane Johnston, Griffith University Dr Gayle Kerr, Queensland University of Technology Associate Professor Kiranjit Kaur, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia Professor Krishnamurthy Sriramesh, Massey University Dr Peter Ling, Edith Cowan University Professor Catharine Lumby, University of New South Wales Steve Mackey, Deakin University James Mahoney, University of Canberra Professor Max McCombs, University of Texas, Austin Dr David McKnight, University of New South Wales Professor Mark Pearson, Bond University Dr Stephen Quinn, Deakin University Mark Sheehan, Deakin University Professor Don Stacks, University of Miami Dr Marianne Sison, RMIT University Professor Theo van Leeuwen, University of Technology Sydney Professor Donald Wright, Boston University Dr Sally Young, University of Melbourne Public Communication Review Australian Centre for Public Communication Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences University of Technology Sydney PO Box 123 Broadway, NSW, 2007, Australia. E-mail: pcr@uts.edu.au Published by UTS ePress

 

Section Policies

Editorial

Editors
  • Robert Crawford
Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Articles

Editors
  • Robert Crawford
Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Speaking Practically

Editors
  • Robert Crawford
Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Book Reviews

Unchecked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

All articles submitted to Public Communication Review are reviewed by two independent peer referees who are qualified experts in the subject field. Authors and reviewers remain anonymous. Reviewers' recommendations are taken into consideration by the editors in determining publication and revisions.

 

Publication Frequency

Public Communication Review publishes at least one volume per year. Journal items are published collectively, as part of an issue with its own table of contents. Special issues of the journal are also published. These are compiled by guest editors by arrangement.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides open access to all of it content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. Such access is associated with increased readership and increased citation of an author's work. For more information on this approach, see the Public Knowledge Project, which has designed this system to improve the scholarly and public quality of research, and which freely distributes the journal system as well as other software to support the open access publishing of scholarly resources.

 

Archiving

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Public Communication Review

Public Communication Review is a peer-reviewed e-journal published by the Australian Centre for Public Communication at the University of Technology Sydney. The journal publishes scholarly articles, high standard professional practice papers, and case studies in its ‘Speaking Practically’ section which deal with topical issues in relation to advertising, media, organisational communication and public relations in Australia and the Asia Pacific region. Articles are invited on academic and industry research, technological developments, innovations and new developments in public communication practices. In particular, PCR focuses on the integration of theory and practice and welcomes articles which deductively interpret how theories inform applied Best Practice in public communication, or which inductively analyse empirical research and contemporary practices and how they inform public communication theory. In addition, articles that reflect particular themes announced for some editions are invited.

 

Disclaimer

The views expressed in this journal are those of the authors and do not, and should not, be considered representative of Public Communication Review or UTS ePRESS or the University of Technology, Sydney.