International Journal of Linguistics & Communication

Editor-in-Chief Dr. Lasisi Ajayi, San Diego State University, U.S.A.

ISSN: 2372-479X (Print Version)

ISSN: 2372-4803 (Electronic Version)

Frequency: Semi-annually (2 issues per year)

Nature: Print and Online

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Language of Publication: English

International Journal of Linguistics and Communication is a quarterly, peer-reviewed international journal publishing articles that make a clear contribution to current debate in all branches of theoretical linguistics. The journal also provides an excellent survey of recent linguistics publications, with around thirty book reviews in each volume and regular review articles on major works marking important theoretical advances. The journal also concentrates on communication research, practice, policy, and theory, bringing to its readers the latest, broadest, and most important findings in the field of communication studies.

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Editorial Board

Dr. Lasisi Ajayi, San Diego State University, U.S.A.
Dr. Patrice Larroque, Université Paul Valéry, Montpellier 3, France.
Prof. Dr. Ana Penjak, Department of Foreign Languages, University of Split, Croatia.
Dr. Anna Kuzio, University of Zielona Gora, Poland.
Dr. María Luisa Carrió-Pastor, Dept. of Applied Linguistics, Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain.
Dr. Mark Brooke, Centre for English Language Communication, National University of Singapore.
Jonathan A. Aliponga, Ph.D., Kansai University of International Studies, Japan.
Dr MOSTARI Hind Amel, Dept. of Foreign Languages, Djillali Liabés University of Sidi Bel Abbés, Algeria.
Dr. Abdullah Al-Badarneh, Department of English, Jerash University, Jordan.
Dr. Nafez A. Shammas, Department of English, University of Petra, Jordan.
Dr. Sandhya Rao Mehta, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman.
Prof. Peter M. Matu, Dept. of Languages & Communication Studies, Technical University of Kenya.
Dr. Ali Ahmed Hussein, Department of English, University of Qatar, Doha, Qatar.
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