Research Interests: international communications, news agencies, news, war and terrorism.
Chair, International and Development Communication, ICA; North American Editor, Global Media Communication; Advisory Editor: Journalism Theory, Practice and Criticism; Communication, Culture and Critique; Chinese Journal of Communication, Journal of Mass Communication
Publications include: The International News Agencies; The Globalization of News; Le Trafic Des Nouvelles; Contra-Flow in Global News; Education Reform in Democratic Spain; Communications Media, Globalization and Empire; The Media Book; Approaches to Media; Media in Global Context.
Ph.D. Open University (Great Britain)
B.A.(Hons) Exeter University (Great Britain)
The Political Economy of Mass Communication
The Political Economy of Hollywood and the Press
Media Representation and Propaganda in Times of War and Terror