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Castells, Manuel

Philip Howard

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Manuel Castells Introduction One of the most prolific and respected scholars today, Manuel Castells (b. 1942–) has given us a new language for...

Censorship

Betty Houchin Winfield

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Censorship Introduction In a very large body of censorship scholarship spanning centuries, communication scholars point out that every civiliza...

Citizen Journalism, History of

Donald Matheson

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

History of Citizen Journalism Introduction Citizen journalism’s rise is paradigmatic of how journalism and the media are evolving. A history o...

Codes and Cultural Discourse Analysis

Donal Carbaugh

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Codes and Cultural Discourse Analysis Introduction The concept of code is used in this body of work to identify a system of beliefs and values that...

Cognitive Dissonance

Natalie Jomini Stroud, Soohee Kim, Joshua M. Scacco

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-04-24

Cognitive Dissonance Introduction Humans strive for cognitive consistency, at least according to the theory of cognitive dissonance and a host ...

Communication Campaigns

Ronald Rice, Charles K. Atkin

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Communication Campaigns Introduction Public communication campaigns encompass strategies for producing effects on the knowledge, attitudes, and b...

Communication History

Richard B. Kielbowicz

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Communication History Introduction All aspects of communication have historical dimensions. Historians of communication thus have a wide purview, s...

Communication Law

Jennifer Henderson

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Communication Law Introduction Communication Law encompasses the collection of legal and regulatory decisions related to individual and media exp...

Communication Networks

Peter Monge, Drew Margolin

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-01-11

Communication Networks Preparation of this article was supported in part by grants from the National Science Foundation (IIS-0838548) and by suppo...

Communication, Philosophy of

François Cooren, Nicolas Bencherki

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Philosophy of Communication Introduction Writing a bibliographical article on the topic of the philosophy of communication is not an easy task...

Community Attachment

Lee Shaker

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Community Attachment Introduction Community attachment may be thought of as the extent to which residents of a place possess cognitive or affe...

Community Structure Approach

John C. Pollock

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Community Structure Approach ...

Crisis Communication

Kenneth Lachlan

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Crisis Communication Introduction In the late 20th and early 21st centuries, scholars from the fields of journalism, communication, management, a...

Critical and Cultural Studies

Meenakshi Gigi Durham

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Critical and Cultural Studies Introduction Critical and cultural studies of communication are focused on the analysis of cultural artifacts and pra...

Cross-tools and Cross-media Effects

Hilde Voorveld

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Cross-Tools and Cross-Media Effects Introduction Effects of persuasive messages depend on the content of the message itself and on the media o...

Cultivation

Erica Scharrer

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Cultivation Introduction Seminal scholar George Gerbner introduced cultivation theory in the 1960s as a means of examining the long-term, cumulative ...

Cyberpolitics

Philip Howard

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Cyberpolitics Introduction Cyberpolitics is a domain of inquiry into the role of new information technologies in contemporary political life....

Death, Dying, and Communication

Teresa Thompson, Louis P. Cusella

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Death, Dying, and Communication Introduction Besides birth, there is nothing more inherent to life than death and the process of dying—despite...

Debates, Televised

Bill Benoit

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Televised Debates Introduction Televised debates are an extremely important election campaign medium for several reasons. Many voters watch de...

Deliberation

Michael A. Xenos

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Deliberation Introduction “Deliberative democracy” refers to democratic processes based on thorough consideration and discussion of issues from a vari...