News | 2006 - ICA
MCGANNON CENTER PARTICIPATES IN 2006 ICA CONFERENCE
06.21.06. McGannon Center Visiting Research Fellow, Minna Aslama, and Center Director Philip M. Napoli, organized, and participated in, a panel session on The Role of Research in Diversity Policy: International Perspectives, at the 2006 International Communication Association conference, which was held in Berlin, Germany. The panel also featured internationally known media policy scholars Steven Wildman, Director of the Quello Center for Telecommunication Management and Law at Michigan State University, and Johannes Bardoel of the Amsterdam School for Communication Research. The panel focused on the lessons to be learned from cross-national comparisons of how research is used, and misused in the formulation and assessment of diversity-motivated policies in the media policy arena.