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TOC: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication 25/2 (2015)

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 14-Dec-2015
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication Vol. 25, No. 2 (2015)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication
Volume Number: 25
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2015

Subtitle: Special Issue: Media and communication as antecedents to the transformation agenda in Malaysia

Main Text:

2015. vi, 157 pp.

Table of Contents


Media and communication as antecedents to the transformation agenda in Malaysia: Challenges and realities
Ali Salman
166 – 168


Sustaining internet usage in the emerging digital economy: Transforming urban living?
Ali Salman, Mohd Yusof Hj. Abdullah, Normah Mustaffa and Wan Amizah Wan Mahmud
169 – 180

Transformation challenge for magazines advertising expenditure (ADEX) revenue in Malaysia
Shahrul Nazmi Sannusi, Normah Mustaffa and Muhammad Adnan Bin Pitchan
181 – 190

Diabetes knowledge in health communication research: Are we measuring the right knowledge?
Emma Mohamad, Mohd Rezal Hamzah, Sabariah Mohamed Salleh and Abdul Latiff Ahmad
191 – 207

Social capital and the learning organization: Transformation in Malaysian public sector
Wan Idros Wan Sulaiman, Maizatul Haizan Mahbob and Shahrul Nazmi Sannusi
208 – 219

Social media and the arab spring: Dissemination of information among Malaysians
Fauziah Ahmad, Dafrizal Samsudin, Faridah Ibrahim, Abdul Latiff Ahmad, Badrul Redzuan A.H., Normah Mustaffa, Mohd Yusof Hj. Abdullah and Chang Peng Kee
220 – 230

Malaysia’s contemporary broadcast media regulation through the eyes of regulators
Chang Peng Kee, Kho Suet Nie, Rudiger Korff and Sascha Helbardt
231 – 242

Control and freedom of the Internet: Challenges faced by the government
Muhammad Adnan Bin Pitchan, Wan Amizah Wan Mahmud, Shahrul Nazmi Sannusi and Ali Salman
243 – 252

The acceptance of government transformation program (GTP) among urban and rural communities
Maizatul Haizan Mahbob, Noorazwa Rahmat and Wan Idros Wan Sulaiman
253 – 266

The transformational reading of Gen Y on British greatness through historical documentary
Mohd. Nor Shahizan Ali, Mat Pauzi Abd. Rahman, Ali Salman and Mohd. Azul Mohammad Salleh
267 – 278

Regular papers

“Gossip makes us one”: A qualitative analysis of the role of gossip in the process of Taiwanese immigrants’ social integration in Canada
Pei Hua Lu
279 – 304

Consumers’ attitudes toward advertising by traditional Chinese medicine practitioners
Kara Chan, Lennon Tsang and Yanni Ma
305 – 322

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
                            Text/Corpus Linguistics

Subject Language(s): English (eng)
                            Malay (mly)

Language Family(ies): Afroasiatic

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