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Students Author Analysis of Chinese Public Relations

Dec 30, 2009 - Comments: 0 - Tags:


PR ReviewThree UM doctoral students have authored a study in the September 2009 issue Public Relations Review entitled "Culture and Chinese Public Relations: A Multi-Method 'Inside Out' Approach."

Barney Publishes Analysis of Nostalgia, German Cinema

Dec 01, 2009 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Ph.D. student Timothy Barney is the author of a study in the June issue of Communication & Critical/Cultural Studies. Entitled "When We Was Red: Goodbye Lenin! and Nostalgia for the 'Everyday GDR,'" Barney's analysis argues that in former Eastern Bloc nations, nostalgia is often seen as a dangerous pining for days under totalitarian regimes in the face of rocky transitions to democratization and his paper questions these judgments and instead proposes that the complexities of waxing nostalgic in post-communism will help us understand these transitions better.

Walker Authors Study of New Media, Terrorism

Nov 01, 2009 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Ph.D. student M. Karen Walker is the author of a new study of the relationship between new media and terrorism. The chapter appears in the book Influence Warfare: How Terrorists and Governments Fight to Shape Perceptions in a War of Ideas, edited by James J.F. Forest.

Walker's chapter is entitled "New Media’s Influence on the Assessment of Publicly Communicated Terrorist Threats." The book is published by Praeger Security International.

Khamis Book on Islam in Cyberspace Published

Oct 01, 2009 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Assistant professor Sahar Khamis is the co-author of a new book entitled Islam Dot Com: Contemporary Islamic Discourses in Cyberspace, published in June 2009 by Palgrave/Macmillan. Khamis' co-author is Mohammed el-Nawawy of Queens University in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Maddux Authors Analysis of HBO Film

Jun 01, 2009 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Assistant professor Kristy Maddux is the author of a recently published study of the HBO film Iron Jawed Angels. The essay appears in the March 2009 issue of Feminist Media Studies, and is entitled "Winning the Right to Vote in 2004: Iron Jawed Angels and the Retrospective Framing of Feminism."

Nan Authors Study of Source Credibility

Jun 01, 2009 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Assistant professor Xiaoli Nan is the author of the lead essay in the most recent issue of Psychology & Marketing.

Liu Authors Study of Cross-Cultural Negotiation in HCR

May 15, 2009 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Assistant professor Meina Liu is the author of a new study in Human Communication Research. Her essay, entitled "The Intrapersonal and Interpersonal Effects of Anger on Negotiation Strategies: A Cross-Cultural Investigation," appears in the January 2009 issue of HCR and is available in the journal's online format.

Skubisz Co-Authors Article on Risk Information

May 01, 2009 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Ph.D. student Christine Skubisz is co-author on a study that appears in the latest edition of Communication Yearbook. The essay is entitled "Communicating Quantitative Risk Information" and is co-authored with former UM faculty member Torsten Reimer and Ulrich Hoffrage from the University of Lausanne.

Austin Co-Authors Study of Framing, Injury Prevention

May 01, 2009 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

Ph.D. student Lucinda Austin is co-author on a study that appears in the latest issue of Social Marketing Quarterly. The essay is entitled "Using Framing Theory to Unite the Field of Injury and Violence Prevention and Response: 'Adding Power to Our Voices.'"

Khamis & Toth Publish Study of International Public Relations

May 01, 2009 - Comments: 0 - Tags:

TothAssistant professor Sahar Khamis and professor/department chair Elizabeth Toth are the authors of an article that appears in Trípodos, a Spanish language journal devoted to communication and public relations.

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