La investigación en comunicación en Latinoamérica: Una aproximación histórica (1950-2016)

Translated title of the contribution: Communication research in Latin America: An historical approach (1950-2016)

Héctor González-Samé, Luis M. Romero-Rodríguez, Ignacio Aguaded

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The current research has as main objective conduct a chronological overview on communication research in Latin America, identifying key milestones and stating whether epistemologically has been a "Latin American School of Communication" The approach used is the critical review of academic literature, organizing structured contributions in decades and collating findings in relation to other research of matter. The main results of the study emphasize that there have been periods of independent epistemological development, even though there is no standardization in production and scientific diffusion. The integrative role played associational efforts of Latin American research also highlights.

Translated title of the contributionCommunication research in Latin America: An historical approach (1950-2016)
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)427-445
Number of pages19
JournalHistoria y Comunicacion Social
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2017
Externally publishedYes


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