2008 Communication Publications

Gerald R. Miller Library

Andrews, K.R., Carpenter, C.J., Shaw, A.S., & Boster, F.J. (2008) The legitimization of paltry favors effect: A review and meta-analysis. Communication Reports, 21, 59-69. 

Annenberg Media Exposure Research Group: Arnold, A.K., Bigman, C., Brechman, J., Fishman, J., Lee, C., Lewis, N., Martinez, L., Verrochi, N., Wainwright, D. & Fishbein, M. (2008). Linking Measures of Media Exposure to Sexual Cognitions and Behaviors: A Review. Communication Methods and Measures, 2(Issues 1 and 2), 23-42. 

Atkin, C.K., & Smith, S.W. (2008). Social judgment theory. In W. Donsbach (Ed.), International encyclopedia of communication (Vol. 10, pp. 4682-4685). Oxford, UK and Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell. 

Atkin, C.K., Smith, S.W., Ferguson, V. & McFeters, C., (2008). A comprehensive analysis of breast cancer news coverage in leading media outlets. Journal of Health Communication, 13, 3-17. doi:10.1080/10810730701806912 

Atkin, C.K., Smith, S.W., Klein, K. Glazer, E., & Martell, D. (2008). In their own words: Student characterizations of protective behaviors to prevent alcohol harm. Most of Us: Report on Social Norms.

Bente, G., Rüggenberg, S., Krämer, N.C. & Eschenburg, F. (2008). Avatar-Mediated Networking: Increasing Social Presence and Interpersonal Trust in Net-Based Collaborations. Human Communication Research, 34(2), 287-318. 

Bente, G., Senokozlieva, M., Pennig, S., Al-Issa, A., & Fischer, O. (2008). Deciphering the secret code. A New Methodology for the Cross-Cultural Analysis of Nonverbal Behavior. Behavior Research Methods, 40(1), 269?277.

Bresnahan, M.I., & Flowers, K. (2008) The role of sport involvement in attitude toward Native American sport mascots. Howard Journal of Communications, 19 (2), 165-181.   

Cho, H., & Boster, F.J. (2008). Effects of gain versus loss frame anti-drug ads on adolescents. Journal of Communication, 58, 428-446. 

Cho, H., & Boster, F.J. (2008). First and third person perceptions on anti-drug ads among adolescents. Communication Research, 35, 169-189.

Dearing, J.W. and Kim, D.K. (2008a), “Diffusion of Information and Innovation,” in Wolfgang Donsbach (Ed.), The International Encyclopedia of Communication. Volume III. London: Blackwell, 1299-1304. 

Dearing, J.W. and Kim, D.K. (2008b), “AIDS and the Agenda-Setting Process,” in Timothy Edgar, Seth M. Noar, and Vicki S. Freimuth (Eds.), Communication Perspectives on HIV/AIDS for the 21st Century. Mahwah NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum, 277-296. 

Gerber, A., Karlan, D., & Bergan, D.E. (2008). Does the media matter? A field experiment measuring the effect of newspapers on voting behavior and political opinions. American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 1(2), 35-52. 

Greenberg, B.S., Sherry, J.L., Lachlan, K., Lucas, K., & Holmstrom, A. (2008). Orientations to video games among gender and age groups. Simulation and Gaming. doi:10.1177/1046878108319930 

Horodynski, M., Olson, B., Brophy-Herb, H., Silk, K., & Shirer, K. (2008). The infant feeding series (TIFS) curriculum. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 40(3), 187-188. (ISI: 2.34) 

Kennedy, J., Worosz, M. R., Todd, E.C.D., Lapinski, M.K. (2008). Segmentation of US consumers based on food safety concerns. British Food Journal, 110(7), 691-706. (2011 Impact Factor .703; 5 Year Impact Factor: .970) 

Kerr, N.L., Boster, F.J., Callen, C.R., Braz, M.E., O’Brien, B., & Horowitz, I. (2008). Jury nullification, judicial instructions, and the chaos effect. International Commentary on Evidence, (online publication at http://www.bepress.com/ice/). 

Knight, A.J., Worosz, M.R., Lapinski, M.K., Ten Eyck, T.A., Harris, C.K., Bourquin, L.D., Dietz, T.M., Thompson, P.D., Todd, E.C.D. (2008). Consumer perceptions of the food safety system: Implications for food safety educators and policy makers. Food Protection Trends 28(6), 391-406. 

Lachlan, K., & Tamborini, R. (2008). The effect of perpetrator motive and dispositional attributes on enjoyment of television violence and attitudes toward victims. Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media, 52(1), 58-76.

Lapinski, M.K. & Nwulu, P. (2008). Can viewing a short film change HIV-related risk and stigma perceptions? Results from an experiment in Abuja, Nigeria. Health Communication, 23(5), 403-412. (2011 Impact Factor: .971; 5 Year Impact Factor: 1.763) 

Larson, R.S. and Dearing, J.W. (2008), “Planning for Purposive Diffusion of Design Research,” In Anthony E. Kelly, Richard A. Lesh and John Y. Baek (eds), Handbook of Design Research Methods in Education: Innovations in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Learning and Teaching. New York: Routledge, 511-533. 

McCornack, S.A. (2008). Information manipulation theory: Explaining how deception occurs. In L.A. Baxter & D.O. Braithwaite (Eds.), Engaging theories in interpersonal communication: Multiple perspectives (pp. 215-226). Los Angeles, CA: Sage. 

McCornack, S.A. (2008). Personal relationships and personal networks (by Malcolm Parks; book review). Journal of Communication, 58, 397-399. 

Miller, V.D. (2008). Assimilation. In W. Donsbach (ed.), The international encyclopedia of communication (Vol. 8, pp. 3403-3407). Ames, IA: Blackwell. 

Parrott, R.L., Krieger, J., Silk, K.J., & Egbert, N. (2008). Aging adults and online cancer information: Promises and pitfalls in an era of genomic health care (pp. 47-66). In L. Sparks, D. O’Hair, and G. Kreps (Eds.), Cancer Communication and Aging. Mulgrave, Victoria: Hampton Press. 

Rack, J.J., Burleson, B.R., Bodie, G.D., Holmstrom, A.J., & Servaty-Seib, H. (2008). Bereaved adults’ evaluations of grief management messages: Effects of message person centeredness, recipient individual differences, and contextual factors. Death Studies, 32, 399-427. doi:10.1080/07481180802006711 

Santos, N.S., David, N., Bente, G. & Vogeley, K. (2008). Parametric induction of animacy experience. Consciousness and Cognition, 17 (2), 425-37. 

Sherry, J.L., & Bowman, N.D. (2008). Computer games and child development. In W. Donsbach (Ed). International Encyclopedia of Communication, Vol. 3. Oxford: Blackwell. 

Sherry, J.L., & Bowman, N.D. (2008). History of the Internet. In H. Bidgoli (Ed.), The Handbook of Computer Networks, Volume I: Key Concepts, Data Transmission, Digital and Optical Networks. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons. 

Sherry, J.L., & Boyan, A. (2008). Uses and gratifications. In W. Donsbach (Ed). International Encyclopedia of Communication, Vol. 6. Oxford: Blackwell. 

Silk, K.J., Kingsley, C., Strom, R., & Andrews, K. (2008). The role of patient-centeredness in predicting compliance with mammogram recommendations: An analysis of the Health Information National Trends Survey. Communication Research Reports, 25, 131-144.

Silk, K., Sherry, J.L., Winn, B., Keesecker, N., Horodynski, M.A., & Sayir, A. (2008). Increasing nutrition literacy: Testing the effectiveness of print, web site, and game modalities. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 40(1), 3-10. 

Smith, S.W., Lindsey, L.L.M., Kopfman, J.E., Yoo, J., & Morrison, K. (2008). Predictors of engaging in family discussion about organ donation and getting donor cards witnessed. Health Communication, 23, 142-152. 

Smith, S.W., Rosenman, K., Kotowski, M., Glazer, E., McFeters, C., Law, A., & Keesecker, N. (2008) Using the EPPM to create and evaluate the effectiveness of brochures to increase the use of hearing protection in farmers and landscape workers. Journal of Applied Communication Research, 36, 200-218. doi:10.1080/00909880801922862 

Smith, S.W., Yoo, J.H., & Walther, J. (2008). Self presentation. In W. Donsbach (Ed.), International encyclopedia of communication (Vol. 10, pp. 4555-4559). Oxford, UK and Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell. 

Tamborini, R., Chory-Assad, R.M., Lachlan, K., Westerman, D., & Skalski, P. (2008). Talking smack: Verbal aggression in professional wrestling. Communication Studies, 59(3), 242-258. 

Tong, S.T., Van Der Heide, B., Langwell, L., & Walther, J.B. (2008). Too much of a good thing? The relationship between number of friends and interpersonal impressions on facebook. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 13, 531-549. 

Volkman, J., & Silk, K.J. (2008). Adolescent females and their mothers: Examining perceptions of the environment and breast cancer. Journal of Health Psychology, 13(8), 1180-1189. (ISI: 3.87) 

Walther, J.B., Van Der Heide, B., Kim, S.Y., Westerman, D., & Tong, S.T. (2008). The role of friends’ appearance and behavior on evaluations of individuals on facebook: Are we known by the company we keep? Human Communication Research, 34, 28-49. 

Weber, R., Tamborini, R., Lee, H.E., & Stipp, H. (2008). Soap opera exposure and enjoyment: A longitudinal test of disposition theory. Media Psychology, 11 (4), 462-487. 

Weber, R., & Sherry, J. (2008, June). The neurophysiology perspective in media psychology. International Journal of Psychology, 43, 210. 

Westerman, D., Van Der Heide, B., Klein, K. A., & Walther, J. B. (2008). How do people really seek information about others? Information seeking across Internet and traditional communication sources. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 13, 751-767. 

Whitten, P., Munday, S., LaPlante, C., & Smith, S.W. (2008). Communication assessment of the most frequented breast cancer websites: Evaluation of design and theoretical criteria. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 13, 880-911. doi:10.1111/j.1083-6101.2008.00423.x

Wittenbaum, G.M., & Moreland, R.L. (2008). Small group research in social psychology: Topics and trends over time. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 2, 187-203.

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