Communication Research Podcast
By Communication Research Center
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A production of the Communication Research Center at the College of Communication at Boston University. Presentations and interviews with communication researchers on new studies, developments in theory, and recent applications of research and theory.
||Do the media tell us what to think about?||Maxwell McCombs presents a summary and forward-looking view of agenda-setting research. At the DeFleur Distinguished Lecture Series.||4/5/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
||T. Barton Carter - Who is safe in this harbor? Rethinking Section 230 of the Communication Decency Act||A discussion of Section 230 of the Communication Decency Act.||3/8/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
||Denis Wu – Journalism + public relations ≈ News media of Taiwan||A colloquium presentation at the CRC focusing on the intersection of news and PR in Taiwan.||2/14/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
||Don Wright – A longitudinal analysis of the increased use of social and emerging media in public relations practice||A presentation on the increasing use of new and emerging media by public relations practitioners. NOTE: Due to a technical error, there are some gaps in the recording of this podcast.||12/6/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Bill McKeen – Serendipity||Bill McKeen discusses the role of serendipity in his work as a journalist and author.||11/17/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Steve Lacy – Digital journalism: Framing transformation and understanding impact||The inaugural lecture in the Melvin DeFleur Distinguished Lecture Series. This lecture is also available on video.||10/20/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Marco Gui – Attracted but unsatisfied: The effects of arousing content on television consumption choices||A colloquium presentation focusing on viewer enjoyment of arousing television content. When presented with arousing television content viewers watch more. But later they report less satisfaction for that viewing.||4/28/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Nancy Signorielli – 50 years of women on TV||Nancy Signorielli (Professor, University of Delaware) discusses the Cultural Indicators dataset, with a special focus on the role of women in television.||3/28/2011||Free||View In iTunes|