The Introduction of the Special Issue

In many countries especially in the developing world, democratisation has in many instances led to conflicts among competing political parties and candidates resulting in destruction and deaths. In both democratisation and conflict the media have always known to have played significant roles. This special issues focuses on the role and impact of the media on democratisation and conflict.


The Research Scope of the Special Issue

· Media and Democracy

· Media and Conflict

· Media, Democracy and Conflict

· Media and Society

· Media and Politics


The Article Title of the Special Issue

1: Democratisation, Conflict and the Media

2: Media, Democracy and Conflict

3: Mediatisation of Democracy and Conflict


Submission guidelines

All papers should be submitted via the Insight - News Media submission system: http://insight.piscomed.com/index.php/INM

Submitted articles should not be published or under review elsewhere. All submissions will be subject to the journal’s standard peer review process. Criteria for acceptance include originality, contribution, scientific merit and relevance to the field of interest of the Special Issue.


Important Dates

Paper Submission Due: July 31 , 2019


The Lead Guest Editor

Frankie Asare-Donkoh