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Pamela Shoemaker, Jaime Riccio, Philip Johnson

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Gatekeeping Introduction Billions of events occur in the world each day, but only a few of them become news. The process through which this oc...

Gender and the Media

Cynthia Carter

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Gender and the Media Introduction Gender and media research has been a central field of academic inquiry since the 1970s. It is notable that t...

Global Englishes

Christopher Jenks

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2016-07-27

Global EnglishesIntroductionThe global spread of English—a process set into motion and currently being influenced by colonialism, imperialism, capital...

Global Media Organizations

Dal Yong Jin, Ju Oak Kim

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2020-03-25

Global Media OrganizationsIntroductionGlobal media organizations are not only extremely broad but also continuously changing. Global media organizatio...

Global Media, History of

Sönke Kunkel

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

History of Global MediaIntroductionInspired by the “global turn” in the humanities and social sciences, the history of global media has developed into...


Victor N. Roudometof

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2020-01-15

GlocalizationIntroductionGlocalization is a concept used in diverse fields of study, and the frequency of its use has increased significantly since 19...

Goffman, Erving

Wendy Leeds-Hurwitz

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Erving GoffmanIntroductionErving Goffman (1922–1982) was the sociologist who first proposed investigating the “interaction order,” that is, the organi...

Habermas, Jürgen

Hartmut Wessler, Charlotte Löb

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2015-10-26

Jürgen Habermas Introduction Jürgen Habermas (born in 1929 in Düsseldorf, Germany) is one of the most important philosophers and social theori...

Habituation and Communication

Chris R. Sawyer

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2018-07-24

Habituation and CommunicationIntroductionMany researchers have observed that repeated exposure to an intense stimulus diminishes its capacity to excit...

Health Communication

Glenn Leshner, Elizabeth Gardner

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Health Communication Introduction The area of health communication research and theory focuses primarily on the application of communication theo...


Andrew Calabrese, Marco Briziarelli

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Hegemony Introduction The term “hegemony” refers to a socially determined category that describes mechanisms and dynamics associated with power, an...

Hermeneutic Communication Studies

Tony Wilson

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Hermeneutic Communication StudiesIntroductionDiverse approaches to communication studies philosophically underwritten by a hermeneutic perspective are...


Young Mie Kim

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Heuristics Introduction When making a judgment, individuals do not necessarily use particularistic information and engage in mentally taxing c...

Homelessness and Communication

Peter Jensen

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2020-03-25

Homelessness and CommunicationIntroductionHomelessness and housing insecurity present a problem across the world. This problem becomes particularly gl...

Hook-Up and Dating Apps

Élise Ross-Nadié, Stefanie Duguay

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2019-10-30

Hook-Up and Dating AppsIntroductionHook-up apps are a relatively recent form of digitally mediated dating. They are apps—software programs configured ...

Hostile Media Effect

Lauren Feldman

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-04-24

Hostile Media Effect Introduction The hostile media effect occurs when supporters or opponents of an issue perceive identical, balanced news co...

Identification with Media Characters

Jonathan Cohen

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Identification with Media Characters Introduction One of the advantages that communication, especially mass communication, provides humans is ...

Identity, Cultural

Yea-Wen Chen, Marion G. Mendy

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2021-01-12

Cultural IdentityIntroductionCultural identity is a multidimensional concept that has fascinated scholars, researchers, and practitioners in (intercul...

Image Repair Theory

William L. Benoit

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2015-07-28

Image Repair TheoryIntroductionCrisis communication has emerged as an important area for theory and research in communication. Image repair, along wit...

Implicit Measurement

Lisa Vandeberg, Edith G. Smit, Jaap M. J. Murre

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Implicit Measurement Introduction Since the early 1980s, the literature in social sciences has seen a large upswing in publications on implici...

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