In this section we provide book reviews, explore PR and communication theory and investigate they key topics around studying PR and communication. There is more of an academic focus and whether you are an undergraduate, post-graduate or a professional looking to expand your skills, you'll find plenty here to support your journey.

We review a critical outsider's analysis of the public relations business.
What to study; when and where? Here's what you need to consider to make an informed choice.
Mastery of public relations and communication suggests a knowledge of the groups we want to develop relationships with. The PR Place Guide to Stakeholder Identification and Mapping draws on best practice to help you develop this expertise.
We review a new book based on ten years of European research.
What are your options if you've missed out on applying for graduate schemes?
Welcome back to our #bestPRblogs challenge for PR students. Here's what it's about, and which universities are in the lead.
Is public relations a management discipline or a media practice? Universities have very different ideas about where it belongs as an academic discipline.
Our Guide to News Release Writing is available now to PR Place members.
Proflific professor Jim Macnamara addresses the old debates about PR and journalism in this recent book - and has something new to say. His approach is to address the blind spot in media studies and journalism over public relations.
How Europe's largest construction project got it right.
Here is an article about the five things most PR students get wrong.
An article by Miriam Pelusi about Umberto Eco’s contribution to PR thinking