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   (Quarterly Journal of the Indian Institute of Mass Communication)

The Communicator is the official journal of the Indian Institute of Mass. The journal publishes articles and book reviews examining a wide range of issues in communication theory, research and practice. The journal seeks to be a general forum for communication scholarship and application and is especially interested in research, which is multi disciplinary based on the experience of India and other developing countries. The focus of the journal is to publish the best available scholarship on all aspects of communication.

Manuscript Information: Authors should send four (4) copies of the manuscript to :

The Editor, Communicator
Indian Institute of Mass Communication,
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi - 110067, India
Tel : +91-011-26711330,26742482
E-mail : apradhan28@gmail.com


Submissions should conform to the stylistic guidelines of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (4th edition). Mailing address and brief biographical notes on all authors should be provided on a separate page, in addition to a 100-word abstract and a list of key words for indexing. Successful submissions generally run no longer than 30 typed double-spaced pages. The entire manuscript should have one and a half-inch margin on all sides. Tables should be clear and understandable independent of the text. Figures should be sent camera ready, clear and legible when reduced. References should be carefully edited to ensure consistency with APA guidelines. Authors are responsible for gaining permission for including any copyrighted material that needs permission, including quotations of more than 300 hundred words. The manuscript has to be sent on a computer disk along with the hard copy. Submission implies commitment to publish in the journal. Authors submitting manuscripts to the journal should not simultaneously submit them to another journal, nor should the manuscript have been published elsewhere in substantially similar form or with substantially similar content All manuscripts are subjected to review.

Subscription: Indian Institute of mass Communication publishes The Communicator, twice a year in January and June. The annual subscription for the journal is Rs. 80/-. The cost for Individual copies Rs. 40/- each. Subscription outside India is $ 20/- annually $ 7/- for an individual copy. All cheques and drafts should be drawn in favor of Indian Institute of Mass Communication and addressed to The Editor.
Similarly all inquiries about back issue can be made to the same address.

Permission Requests, Reprints, and Photocopies: All rights are reserved. No portion of the contents may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise in any form without prior written permission of the publisher.

Advertising: Current rates and specifications may be obtained by writing to The Editor.

Claims: Claims for undelivered copies must be made no later than six months following the month of publication. The publisher will supply missing copies when losses have been sustained in transit and when the reserve stock will permit.

Postmaster: Six weeks advance notice must be given when notifying a change of address. Please send old address label along with the new address to insure proper identification. Send address change to The Editor.

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