Recent Publications

Sample Publications in Interpersonal and Intergroup Communication

Afifi, T. D., et al. (in press). The theory of resilience and relational load (TRRL). Personal Relationships.

Afifi, W. A., et al. (2016).  Mothers' impact on their daughters’ cardiovascular reactivity in a high-threat context:  An immersive virtual environment study.  Human Communication Research, 42, 371-395.

Giles, H. (Ed.) (2016). Communication accommodation theory:  Negotiating personal relationships and social identities across contexts. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Dunbar, N. E., et al. (2015). Effects of veracity, modality, and sanctioning on credibility assessment during mediated and unmediated interviews. Communication Research, 42, 649-674.

Kam, J. A., Basinger, E. D., & Guntzviller, L. (in press). Communal coping among Spanish-speaking mother-child dyads engaging in language brokering: A latent class analysis. Communication Research.

Kam, J. A., et al. (2015). Parent-child communication’s attenuating effects on Mexican-heritage early-stage adolescents’ depressive symptoms and substance use. Human Communication Research, 41, 204-225.

Merolla, A. J., & Harman, J. J. (in press). Relationship-specific hope and constructive conflict management in romantic relationships: Testing an accommodation framework. Communication Research.

Zhang, J., Reid, S. A., et al. (in press). Voice pitch variation and status differentiation in mixed-sex dyads: A test of expectation states theory, role congruity theory, and biosocial model. Communication Research.

Sample Publications in Media

Flanagin, A. J., & Metzger, M. J. (2013).  Trusting expert- versus user-generated ratings online: The role of information volume, valence, and consumer characteristics. Computers in Human Behavior, 29, 1626-1634.

Byrne, Ktaz, Lee, & Linz, D., & McIlrath, M. (2013). Peers, predators, and porn: Predicting parental underestimation of children’s risky online experiences. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication,19, 215-231.

Atwell Seate, A. & Mastro, D. (2015). Understanding the media’s role in immigration attitudes: An experimental test of intergroup threat theory. Communication Monographs, 83, 194-213.

Mastro, D. & Sink, A. (2017).  Portrayals of Latinos in the media and the effects of exposure on Latino & non-Latino audiences. In. R. Lind (Ed.), Race and Gender in Electronic Media: Content, Context, Culture. New York: Routledge Press. (pp. 144-160).

Metzger, M. J., Flanagin, A. J., & Medders, R. (2010). Social and heuristic approaches to credibility evaluation online. Journal of Communication, 60, 413-439.

Nabi, R. L. (2015). Emotional flow in persuasive health messages. Health Communication, 30, 114-124.

Potter, W. J. (2016). Media literacy (8th ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Rice, R. E., & Pearce, K. E. (2015). Divide and diffuse: Comparing digital divide and diffusion of innovations perspectives on mobile phone adoption. Mobile Media & Communication, 3, 401-424.

Weber, R., et al. (2015). Brain, mind, and media: Neuroscience meets media psychology. Journal of Media Psychology, 27, 146-156. 

Sample Publications in Organizational Communication

Gibbs, J. L., et al. (in press). Investigating the impacts of team type and design on virtual team processes. Human Resource Management Review.

Powers, S. R., & Myers, K. K. (in press). Vocational anticipatory socialization: College students' reports of encouraging/discouraging sources and messages. Journal of Career Development.

Rice, R. E., et al. (2012). Reducing STD/HIV stigmatizing attitudes through community popular opinion leaders in Chinese markets. Human Communication Research, 38, 379-405.

Stohl, C., et al. (in press). Social media policies: Implications for contemporary notions of corporate social responsibility. Journal of Business Ethics.

Stohl, C., Stohl, M., & Leonardi, P. (2016). Managing opacity: Information visibility and the paradox of transparency in the digital age. International Journal of Communication, 10,123-137.