doxa.comunicación | 27, pp. 63-80 | 63

July-December of 2018

ISSN: 1696-019X / e-ISSN: 2386-3978

How to cite this article:

Marfil, J. P.; Sanders, K.; Ortega, G. (2018). Perceptions of university students regarding apologies from Spanish politicians. Doxa Comunicación, 27, pp. 63-80.

https://doi.org/10.31921/doxacom.n27a3

Perceptions of university students regarding apologies from Spanish politicians

Percepciones de los universitarios sobre la petición de disculpas de los políticos españoles

J. Pedro Marfil. Degree in Journalism from the University of Málaga. Masters in Image Consulting and Political Consulting (UPSA) and Political and Business Communication (UCJC). He has been Head of the Journalism De-partment of the Camilo José Cela University since 2015. He is also a researcher in training at the CEU San Pablo University. Director in the Political Communication Association (ACOP) member of the Federation of Journalists (FAPE) and the Spanish Society of Journalism (SEP).

Universidad Camilo José Cela, Madrid, España.

jpmarfil@ucjc.edu

ORCID: 0000-0002-7980-1067

Karen Sanders. Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at St. Mary’s University (London). PhD in Communi-cation from the University of Navarra and a degree in English and Philosophy from the University of Durham. A former president of the Political Communication Association (ACOP), she was the research director of the social sciences campus of the San Pablo CEU University, where she also directed the Centre for Communication Trends. She is a visiting professor at IESE, where she has taught the subjects of Political Leadership and Communication. Sanders worked at the University of Sheffield until 2006.

St. Mary’s University, London, United Kingdom

karen.sanders@stmarys.ac.uk

ORCID: 0000-0003-2346-9058

Gabriela Ortega. Professor and Coordinator of the International Centre for Government and Political Marketing (CIGMAP) of the Camilo José Cela University. PhD in Audiovisual Communication, Publicity and Public Relations from the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM), and a Masters in Government and Public Administration (2014) from the same university. She is also a Sociologist specialized in sociodemographic studies for the strategic planning of electoral campaigns and institutional communication. A member of the Steering Committee of the Political Communication Association (ACOP) and member of Editorial Committee of ACOP.

Universidad Camilo José Cela, Madrid, España

mgortega@ucjc.edu

ORCID: 0000-0002-2630-2926