Abdallah Katunzi

Abdallah Katunzi

University of Dar es Salaam

H-index: 3

Africa-Tanzania

About Abdallah Katunzi

Abdallah Katunzi, With an exceptional h-index of 3 and a recent h-index of 2 (since 2020), a distinguished researcher at University of Dar es Salaam, specializes in the field of Extractive Journalism, Communication Policy and Regulation, Strategic Communication, Media Viability.

His recent articles reflect a diverse array of research interests and contributions to the field:

The quality of radio journalism in Tanzania: Empowering citizens or at a crossroads?

Abdallah Katunzi Information

University

University of Dar es Salaam

Position

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Citations(all)

14

Citations(since 2020)

10

Cited By

9

hIndex(all)

3

hIndex(since 2020)

2

i10Index(all)

0

i10Index(since 2020)

0

Email

University Profile Page

University of Dar es Salaam

Abdallah Katunzi Skills & Research Interests

Extractive Journalism

Communication Policy and Regulation

Strategic Communication

Media Viability

Top articles of Abdallah Katunzi

The quality of radio journalism in Tanzania: Empowering citizens or at a crossroads?

Authors

Christoph Spurk,Abdallah Katunzi

Journal

Journalism

Published Date

2023/11/8

There is a dearth of scholarly work that measures the quality of journalism, both in Western contexts and in the Global South. This might be partly explained by the difficulty in defining, operationalising and measuring news media quality. However, those data would be helpful to identify the societal role of radio journalism in enabling citizens to participate and take decisions. As radio plays an overarching role in Tanzania for information, especially for those living in rural areas, this article assessed research data from the “Yearbook on Media Quality in Tanzania” that has identified quality as a list of criteria describing various characteristics of journalistic texts and set thresholds to distinguish good from poor quality. Thus, it measured the quality performance of 30 print, radio and TV media houses. This article now assesses radio journalism in the country, with a focus on comparison amongst radio stations. The …

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What is Abdallah Katunzi's h-index at University of Dar es Salaam?

The h-index of Abdallah Katunzi has been 2 since 2020 and 3 in total.

What are Abdallah Katunzi's top articles?

The articles with the titles of

The quality of radio journalism in Tanzania: Empowering citizens or at a crossroads?

are the top articles of Abdallah Katunzi at University of Dar es Salaam.

What are Abdallah Katunzi's research interests?

The research interests of Abdallah Katunzi are: Extractive Journalism, Communication Policy and Regulation, Strategic Communication, Media Viability

What is Abdallah Katunzi's total number of citations?

Abdallah Katunzi has 14 citations in total.

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