30. Organizing and Managing Comparative Research Projects across Nations

Models and Challenges of Coordinated Collaboration

  1. Ingrid Volkmer
  1. Frank Esser1 and
  2. Thomas Hanitzsch2

Published Online: 20 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118255278.ch30

The Handbook of Global Media Research

The Handbook of Global Media Research

How to Cite

Esser, F. and Hanitzsch, T. (2012) Organizing and Managing Comparative Research Projects across Nations, in The Handbook of Global Media Research (ed I. Volkmer), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118255278.ch30

Editor Information

  1. University of Melbourne, Australia

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Zurich, Switzerland

  2. 2

    University of Munich, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 29 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405198707

Online ISBN: 9781118255278

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Keywords:

  • organizing and managing comparative research projects, models and challenges;
  • rising tide of comparative communication research;
  • potentials of cross-national collaborations and comparative research;
  • comparative research, in understanding workings of media in cultural contexts;
  • effective organizing/managing of collaborative international communication;
  • the basic model, deficiencies and the switch over to a centralized model

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Rising Tide of Comparative Communication Research

  • Early Forms of Comparative Research

  • Collaborative Research

  • Toward Institutionalized Forms of Collaboration: The Worlds of Journalism Study

  • Conclusions

  • References