||The International Journal of Communication Research is both a print and online (http://www.ijcr.eu/index.php?link=home) academic journal that adheres to the highest standards of peer review, publishing the works of and establishing collaboration with recognized and emerging scholars from anywhere in the world. The International Journal of Communication Research publishes research-oriented articles and original concepts in the Socio-Human field in general, with a special focus on Communication Studies research, but it may also include Fine Arts research and Cross-disciplinary works, when relevant.
Communication Studies integrates aspects of both Social Sciences and the Humanities. As a Social Science, the discipline often overlaps with Sociology, Psychology, Anthropology, Gender Studies and Ethnic Studies, Postcolonial Research, Political Science, Economics, Education, and Public Policy, among others. From a Humanities perspective, Communication is concerned with Rhetoric and Persuasion, and it also overlaps with Literature, Theories of Literature, Linguistics, Cross-cultural Studies, Philosophy, especially the Philosophy of Language, the Philosophy of Literature and Aesthetics, and the Philosophy of Knowledge--which is often included both in Social Sciences and in Humanities.
Therefore, main areas of research that The International Journal of Communication Research publishes include Intercultural and International Communication, Interpersonal Communication, Small Group Communication, Mass Communication and Mass Media Studies (including regional, national and international television production), varied aspects of regional, national and international Journalism, Gender and Ethnic Studies, Film Criticism, Writing for the Professions, Business Communication, Creative Writing, Technical Communication, varied Comparative Studies, ethical responsibility in the development of intelligent technologies and Bioethics, inter- and cross-cultural transfer of foreign languages, and all forms of literary communication, including translating and Translation Studies and the Art of Interview.
Thus, The International Journal of Communication Research is an interdisciplinary journal that, while centered in communication, is open and welcoming to contributions from the many disciplines and approaches that meet at the crossroads that is Communication Studies.
The journal has a quarterly periodicity and it is published by the Faculty of Communication Sciences from Apollonia University of Ia?i, under the patronage of the Academy of Romanian Scientists, being printed at Apollonia Publishing House, having ISSN 2246-9265 / ISSN-L 2246-9265.
The journal is compliant and promotes international policies on consent reporting, protection of; confidentiality, human rights and conflict of interest / financial disclosures.