John D. H. Downing

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John D. H. Downing is a communications scholar who has written extensively on Alternative Media and Social Movements. He is Professor Emeritus of International Communication at the College of Mass Communication & Media Arts, Southern Illinois University and currently affiliated to the Northwestern University in Qatar.[1] He is founding Director of the Global Media Research Center.


Notable publications[edit]

  • 1996 Internationalizing Media Theory: transition, power, culture: reflections on Russia, Poland and Hungary 1980-95. Sage, London, UK.
  • 2001 (with Tamara Villarreal Ford, Genève Gil, Laura Stein): Radical Media: Rebellious Communication and Social Movements. Sage, Thousand Oaks, California.[2]
  • 2010 Editor, Sage Encyclopedia of Social Movement Media, Sage, Thousand Oaks, CA.


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-04-07. Retrieved 2015-04-22. 
  2. ^ Radical Media on Google Books

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