1st Edition

Communication Yearbook 40

ISBN 9781138647299
Published May 3, 2016 by Routledge
528 Pages - 12 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

Communication Yearbook 40 completes four decades of publishing state-of-the-discipline literature reviews and essays. In the final Communication Yearbook volume, editor Elisia L. Cohen includes chapters representing international and interdisciplinary scholarship, demonstrating the broad global interests of the International Communication Association. The contents include summaries of communication research programs that represent the most innovative work currently. Emphasizing timely disciplinary concerns and enduring theoretical questions, this volume will be valuable to scholars throughout the communication discipline and beyond.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Editor’s Introduction

Elisia L. Cohen


Media Framing, Structure, and Reception

  1. How long do news framing effects last? A systematic review of longitudinal studies
  2. Sophie Lecheler and Claes H. de Vreese

  3. Unpacking engagement: Convergence and divergence in transportation and identification
  4. Nurit Tal-Or and Jonathan Cohen

  5. Connected television: Media convergence, industry structure and corporate strategies
  6. Paul Murschetz

  7. Contemporary quality TV: The entertainment experience of complex serial narratives
  8. Daniela M. Schlütz


    Personal and Strategic Communication in Social Interactions

  9. Digitizing strength of weak ties: Understanding social network relationships through online discourse analysis
  10. Marya L. Doerfel and Patricia J. Moore

  11. Strategically mean: Extending the study of relational aggression in communication
  12. Carrie Anne Platt, Amber N. W. Raile, and Ann Burnett

  13. Social support and computer-mediated communication: A state-of-the-art review and agenda for future research
  14. Stephen A. Rains and Kevin B. Wright

  15. Advice: Expanding the communication paradigm
  16. Erina L. MacGeorge, Bo Feng, and Lisa M. Guntzviller


    Place, Boundaries, and Exchange in Organizational Communication

  17. Organizational space and place beyond container or construction: Exploring workspace in the communicative constitution of organizations
  18. Elizabeth D. Wilhoit

  19. Exploring the effects of workplace health promotions: A critical examination of a familiar organizational practice
  20. Jessica L. Ford & Emily N. Scheinfeld

  21. Newcomer socialization research: The importance and application of multilevel theory and communication
  22. Brian Manata, Vernon D. Miller, Briana N. DeAngelis, and Jihyun Esther Paik

  23. A comprehensive review and communication research agenda of the contextualized workgroup: The evolution and future of leader-member exchange, coworker exchange, and team-member exchange
  24. Leah M. Omilion-Hodges, Jennifer K. Ptacek, and Deirdre H. Zerilli

  25. Mixing methods in organizational communication research: Current state and prospects for advancing knowledge
  26. Elizabeth Carlson, Katherine Cooper, and Andrew Pilny


    Emerging Issues in Communication Research

  27. Communicating energy in a climate (of) crisis
  28. Danielle E. Endres, Brian Cozen, Joshua Trey Barnett, Megan O'Byrne, and Tarla Rai Peterson

  29. Communication infrastructure and civic engagement in the ICT era: A synthetic approach

Seok Kang


Elisia L. Cohen

About the Editor

About the Contributors

About the Editorial Assistants

Author Index

Subject Index

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Elisia L. Cohen earned her Ph.D. in Communication from the University of Southern California, and is Chair of the Department of Communication at the University of Kentucky where she holds the Gifford Blyton Endowed Professorship. She is a Member of the Markey Cancer Center and is the Director of the College of Communication and Information's Health Communication Research Collaborative. At the University of Kentucky, she was awarded the Sarah Bennett Holmes award for her leadership, research, and service. Her research has been supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institutes of Health, and private industry. Her research on public understanding of disease has appeared in such journals as: Health Communication, Health Education and Behavior, Journal of Applied Communication Research, Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media, Journal of Communication in Healthcare, Journal of Health Communication, Qualitative Health Research, and Prometheus. She is married and has one daughter, Addison Lydia.