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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...

Impression Management

Nurit Tal-Or

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2016-07-27

Impression ManagementIntroductionSince the seminal works of Goffman in sociology and Jones in social psychology, scholars interested in interpersonal ...


Regina G. Lawrence

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-04-24

Indexing Introduction “Indexing” is a theory of news content and press-state relations first formulated as the “indexing hypothesis.” At its co...


Aidan Rowe

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2017-11-29

InfographicsIntroductionIn the early 1970s, the cosmologist Carl Sagan designed an information graphic for the Pioneer 10 spacecraft, the first vehicl...

Information and Communication Technology for Development

Philip Howard

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Information and Communication Technology for Development Introduction Information and communication technologies have an immense impact on the oppo...

Information Management

Daphne R. Raban

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2016-08-30

Information ManagementIntroductionInformation is anything that can be encoded, either digitally, biologically, or physically, and that carries meaning...

Information Overload

David J. Grimshaw

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2016-11-28

Information OverloadIntroductionThe term “information overload” can be traced back to 2,300 years ago. In more-recent academic literature, it was used...

Information Processing

Paul Bolls

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Information Processing Introduction Information processing broadly refers to the mental activity emerging from processes the human mind engages...

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