Ibero-American Observatories in the Sectors of Information, Communication and Culture Articles uri icon

publication date

  • September 2008

start page

  • 723

end page

  • 734

issue

  • 5

volume

  • 30

international standard serial number (ISSN)

  • 0163-4437

electronic international standard serial number (EISSN)

  • 1460-3675

abstract

  • This commentary provides an overview of the recent phenomenon of Ibero-American observatories which work on issues related to information, communication and culture. It also shows the results of some research under way which seeks to analyse the diversity of 61 observatories regarding their geographical location, key research themes and area of operations