• Dialogue and Persuasion in the Islamic Tradition: Implications for Journalism

      Rahman, KA (Global Media Journal -- Canadian Edition, 2016)
      As the dominant global media, Western media face constant ethical challenges. In a fast-paced, fast-changing world post-9/11, Western media have been accused of misrepresenting Islam and Muslims through biased reporting ...
    • Dialogue and two-way symmetrical communication in Public Relations theory and practice

      Theunissen, P; Rahman, KA (AUT University, 2010)
      Dialogue is often equated to two-way symmetrical communication, and over the years the concept has been subsumed into the systems theory. Textbook authors make cursory references to “dialogue” and “conversation” while ...
    • Pan-Asian identity in a globalizing world

      Benson, JS; Rahman, KA (Common Ground Publisher, 2007)
      For many East and South East Asian youth, global citizenship is an increasing reality. This raises new research questions of the process of acculturation and ethnic identity. East and South East Asian immigrants and student ...
    • Tearing and restoring the moral fabric of society in Asian romance movies

      Rahman, KA (The Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (AMIC), 2013)
      This work identifies socio-cultural themes that are represented in 3 distinct groups of Asian romance movies – Hindi, Thai and Malay. The discussion highlights cultural issues raised, previously considered taboo in Asian ...
    • The art and science of dialogue in public relations practice

      Theunissen, PS; Rahman, KA (AUT University, 2011)
      Dialogue can be seen as both an art and a science, depending on how we approach it, and it is seen to be the most desired form of communication. While this view is widely and uncritically accepted in Public Relations theory ...