Journal Articles

“Mapping Global Media Policy: Concepts, Frameworks, Methods” (with Claudia Padovani). Journal of Communication, Culture & Critique, 3, 2, 150-169, 2010. PDF

“Dreaming in Technicolor. The Future of PSB in a World Without Broadcasting”. Convergence: The International Journal of Research into New Media Technologies, 14, 3, 355-359, 2008. PDF

“Global Media Policy: Defining the Field”. Global Media and Communication, 3, 3, 343-347, 2007. PDF

“Façonner les médias. Créer les conditions favorables à la communication pour le bien commun.” Communication, 25, 1, 2006: 137-158. PDF

“The 2005 Graham Spry Lecture. Making Media. Creating the Conditions for Communication in the Public Good”. Canadian Journal of Communication, 31, 2, 2006 : 1-18. HTML PDF

“The Origins of Civil Society Involvement in the WSIS”. Information Technologies and International Development, Spring/Summer 2004, 1, 3-4: 95-96.
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“The WSIS as a Political Space in Global Media Governance”. Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies, 18, 3, 2004: 347-361.
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“The World Summit on the Information Society and its Legacy for Global Governance”. Gazette: the International Journal of Communication Studies, 66, 3-4, 2004:203-224.
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“Transparency and Accountability in Canadian Media Policy” (with David Taras). Communications: The European Journal of Communication Research, 29, 2004: 59-76.
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“Viewers on Television: Between Policy and Uses” (with Serge Proulx). Gazette: the International Journal of Communication Studies, 65, 4-5, 2003: 331-346.
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“The Dilemma of Social Demand: Shaping Media Policy in New Civic Contexts” (with Serge Proulx and Peter Dahlgren). Gazette 65, 4-5, 2003: 323-329.
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“Media Policy, Audiences and Social Demand: Research at the Interface of Policy Studies and Audience Studies” (with Bram Abramson, Serge Proulx and Roxanne Welters). Television and New Media, 2, 2, 2001: 95-115.

“Policy Globalization and the ‘Information Society’: A View from Canada” (with Bram Dov Abramson). Telecommunications Policy, 23, 10/11, 1999: 775-791.
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“Challenges for the Global Regulation of Communication.” Javnost / The Public, 5, 4, 1998: 65-71.
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“Global Communication Policy and the Realization of Human Rights.” Journal of International Communication, 5, 1-2, 1998: 83-104.
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“Grasping an Enigma – Cultural Policy and Social Demand” (with Bram Dov Abramson). International Journal of Cultural Policy, 4, 2, 1998: 329-355.
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“Public Broadcasting and the Global Framework of Media Democratization.” Gazette, 60, 2, 1998: 167-180.
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“The World Situation of Public Service Broadcasting: Overview and Analysis”. Journalism and Communication, 1997: 83-89 (in Chinese).

“La ‘Global Information Infrastructure’ (GII): Un projet impérial pour l’ère de la mondialisation.” Communications et strategies, 25, 1997: 15-32.
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“Media, Nationalism and Identity in Canada and Quebec”. Res Publica (Belgian Journal of Political Science), 39, 2, 1997: 315-323.
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“Repositioning Public Broadcasting: Canada’s CBC.” Media International Australia, 83, 1997: 31-37.
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“Cultural Sovereignty, Public Participation and Democratization of the Public Sphere: The Canadian Debate on the New Information Infrastructure.” Communications et strategies, 21, 1996: 51-76.
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“Influencing Public Policy on Canadian Broadcasting”. Canadian Public Administration, 38, 3, 1995: 411-432.
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“The Role of Public Consultation in Shaping the Canadian Broadcasting System”. Canadian Journal of Political Science, 28, 3, 1995: 455-477.
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“Access to Policy, Policies of Access”. Javnost / The Public, 2, 4, 1995: 51-61.
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“Broadcasting Policy, Nationbuilding and Constitutional Politics in Canada and Quebec”. Quebec Studies, 18, 1994: 63-74.
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“The Role of the Public in Broadcasting Policymaking and Regulation: Lesson for Europe from Canada.” European Journal of Communication, 9, 1, 1994: 5-23.
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“Diversity in Television Programming: Comparative Analysis of Five Countries” (with Sakae Ishikawa, Timothy Leggatt, Barry Litman, Karl Erik Rosengren and Naoyuki Kambara). Studies of Broadcasting, 30, 1994: 155-170.
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“Scenes from a Swedish Sabbatical”. Nordicom Review of Nordic Mass Communication Research, 2, 1994: 57-61 (also published in Nordicom Information 3, 1994: 31-35).
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“Cultural Development and the Open Economy: A Democratic Issue and a Challenge to Public Policy” (with Ivan Bernier, Florian Sauvageau and Dave Atkinson). Canadian Journal of Communication, 19, 3/4, 1994: 291-315.
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“Développement culturel et économie ouverte: un enjeu démocratique, une perspective canadienne” (with Ivan Bernier, Florian Sauvageau and Dave Atkinson). Communications et stratégies, 12, 4, 1993: 85-120.
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“Towards a New Ethical Environment for Public Service Broadcasting”. Studies of Broadcasting, 29, 1993: 7-35.
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“Crise des médias, crises de société: les femmes, les hommes et l’École polytechnique de Montréal”. Communication, 14, 1, 1993: 83-105.
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“Présentation: La société, les médias et la crise” (with Bernard Dagenais). Communication, 14, 1, 1993: 11-21.
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“Balance is in the Eye of the Beholder”. Canadian Journal of Communication, 17, 1, 1992: 117-121.
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“Lack of Bucks Riles Canucks: Public Broadcasting Taking the Heat in Canada”. Screen, 32, 4, 1991: 429-434.
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“Vers une politique québécoise de télévision: les leçons de l’histoire”. L’Action nationale, 81, 9, 1991: 1304-1329.
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“Canadian Broadcasting, Canadian Nationhood: Two Concepts, Two Solitudes and Great Expectations”. The Electronic Journal of Communication, 2, 1, 1991: 6-26.
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“Legal, Institutional and Research Perspectives on Broadcast Program Quality in Canada”. Studies of Broadcasting, 27, 1991: 81-111.

“Le rôle des acteurs dans l’élaboration de la politique canadienne de la radiodiffusion”. Communication / Information, 11, 2, (Fall) 1990: 251 271.

“From Cultural Diversity to Social Equality: The Democratic Trials of Canadian Broadcasting”. Studies of Broadcasting, 26, 1990: 7 41 (also published in Japanese).
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“Le réaménagement d’un cours destiné à des grands groupes: un projet de longue haleine”. L’Université Laval face au défi pédagogique (Proceedings of a conference held at Laval University on 22-24 November 1988). Quebec City: U. Laval, 1989: 264-271.
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“Journalism in Quebec” (Guest editor’s introduction to theme issue). Canadian Journal of Communication, 14, 2, 1989: v-viii.
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“Two Steps Forward, Three Steps Back: Canadian Broadcasting Policy from Caplan-Sauvageau to Bill C 136”. Canadian Journal of Communication, 14, 1, 1989: 70-75.
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“Canada’s Broadcasting Policy Debate”. Canadian Issues / Thèmes canadiens, 10, 6, 1988: 41-54.
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“Public Broadcasting and the Public Sphere”. Studies in Communication and Information Technology Series, Working Paper no. 14, Queen’s University, 1987.
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“Broadcasting Policy and the Public”. Border/lines, 3, (Fall) 1985: 14-17.
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“Vers une nouvelle appréciation du ‘public’ dans le domaine des médias”. Possibles, 9, 4, 1985: 125-132.
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“The Media in Quebec: Towards Teaching Critical Media Practice”. Canadian Journal of Communication, 11, 1, 1985: 87-96.
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“Radical Radio: An Emancipatory Cultural Practice”. Border/lines, 1, (Fall) 1984: 28-31.
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“Media and Politics in Socialist France”. Media, Culture and Society, 5, 3-4, 1983: 303-320.

“Media Alternatives and Social Movements”. McGill Working Papers Series, (November) 1981.
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“Débat: les enjeux des médias autonomes” (with L. Fournier, P. Hamel, L. Huston and D. Simpson). Revue internationale d’action communautaire, 6/46, (Fall) 1981: 17-24.
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“Médias parallèles et mouvements sociaux au Québec”. Communication / information, 4, 2, 1981: 21-33.
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“Urban Struggles and Municipal Politics: the Montreal Citizens’ Movement”. International Review of Community Development, 39-40, 1978: 145-164.
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