AMCAP Journal of Media and Communication Studies - Lahore

Journal of Media and Communication Studies

Association of Media and Communication Academic Professionals (AMCAP)
ISSN (online): 2789-9756

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Department of Communication & Media Studies, Hazara University Mansehra, Pakistan



Professor of information & Communication Sciences, Université de Lille, France


Assistant Professor at the Department of Media & Communication Studies, International Islamic University Islamabad



Type: Article
Volume: 1
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Language: English
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Pages 23 - 41
Published February 10, 2021
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