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Media Asia is a quarterly peer reviewed journal published by the Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (AMIC) and Routledge Taylor & Francis Group.

The “Repression/Assertion issue consists of one editorial, four refereed articles and three commentaries.

Editorial: Realities of repression, intricacies of assertion
By D. A. Arao, L. Brooten, P. Custodio, R. Du, M. T. M. Rivera, and N. Y. Zhang

The danger of words: major challenges facing Myanmar journalists on reporting the Rohingya conflict
By N. Lynn

Work-related sexual harassment and coping techniques: the case of Indonesian female journalists
By D. N. Simorangkir

Social media and disinformation in war propaganda: how Afghan government and the Taliban use Twitter
By H. M. Bahar

How do leading companies in Greater China communicate CSR through corporate websites? A comparative study of mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan
By M. Zhao

Commentary: COVID-19 and social-politics of medical misinformation on social media in Pakistan
By M. Ittefaq, S. A. Hussain, and M. Fatima

Commentary: Muzzling the media: the perils of the critical press in the Philippines
By B. Puente

Commentary: Growth of a young journalist amid the pandemic and media repression
By Sammy Westfall

Danilo Araña Arao (University of the Philippines Diliman) is the editor of Media Asia. The associate editors are Lisa Brooten (Southern Illinois University Carbondale), Pamela Custodio (University of the Philippines Los Baños), Roselyn Du (California State University Fullerton), Ma. Theresa M. Rivera (Far Eastern University Manila) and Nick Y. Zhang (Hong Kong Baptist University).




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