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Journal of Family Communication

Publisher: Routledge

ISSN: 1526-7431 (Print), 1532-7698 (Online)

Volume: 11

Publication Frequency: 4

Call for Papers Special Issue: Critical Approaches to Family Communication Research: Representation, Critique and Praxis

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Special issue call for papers: Critical Approaches to Family Communication Research

Journal of Family Communication - Special Issue Call for Papers

Aim & Scope

Journal of Family Communication (JFC) publishes original empirical and theoretical papers that advance our understanding of the communication processes within or about families. JFC is also committed to publishing manuscripts that address issues related to the intersection between families, communication, and social systems, such as mass media, education, health care, and law & policy.

The journal seeks to publish the highest quality family communication manuscripts that are theoretically grounded and methodologically rigorous. JFC is topically and methodologically inclusive, publishing research that is quantitative, qualitative, rhetorical, and critical. The journal also welcomes multidisciplinary scholarship as well as papers from related fields, such as family studies, social psychology, and sociology.

Authors should avoid gender-biased language in their submissions and must conform to the conventions specified in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th Edition. JFC also includes an Issues Forum.

Please direct inquiries to the editor-elect:

Jordan Soliz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Communication Studies
425 Oldfather Hall
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68516
Peer Review Statement: All research articles in this journal have undergone rigorous peer review, based on initial editor screening and anonymous refereeing by a minimum of two anonymous referees
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