CITASA – Communication Information Technologies Section of ASA
They are the Communication Information Technologies section of the American Sociological Association (CITASA). In August 2015 their new section name will be “Communication, Information Technologies, and Media Sociology.”CITASA and is a vibrant section of the American Sociological Association. They hope to facilitate research and community building around several topics: a) The sociology of communication: This includes research on interpersonal and mediated communication, making the section the main conduit connecting sociological and communication research. a) As a section, they estimate that they have the largest membership overlap of any ASA section with the International Communication Association(ICA) and the National Communication Association (NCA); b) Many of the journals that section members publish in are also read by communication researchers and are interdisciplinary; and c) They also have the largest number of academics appointed in Communication, media, or other similar departments in their fold, including past section officers and chairs. This will be added to Reference Resources Subject Tracer™.