PCS Review Journal

The PCS Review is an annual refereed official publication of the Philippines Communication Society (PCS). Contributions to the PCS Review may be in the form of articles, essays, reviews, commentaries, and in-depth interviews

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The PCS Review aims to achieve the following objectives:

  1. To present highlights of major communication research studies that will contribute to the development and enrichment of the communication discipline, particularly in the Philippines;

  2. To contribute to the growth of discourse and scholarship in the communication discipline and professionalism in the practice;

  3. To keep track of, document, and analyze communication media studies; and 

  4. To recognize contributions of outstanding communication scholars, educators, and practitioners particularly to the growth of the discipline.

Manuscript Review Procedure

Manuscripts submitted from January to June of a particular year will be reviewed and considered for inclusion in the annual issue for release in December of that year. The months of July to December are reserved for manuscript review, editing, revisions, layout, and printing.

Each manuscript submitted is blind reviewed by a distinct three-person body appointed by the Editor-in-Chief. The criteria for review and selection include the following:


  1. Conformity with the editorial requirements of the journal/publication

  2. Contribution to the attainment of the objectives of the publication, and

  3. Conformity with legal, ethical, and moral standards e.g. the article is not libelous.