Fields of Interest: American Politics, American mass media, Political Communication,Strategic communication.
Selected Publications: On Media: Making Sense of Politics, Paradigm, 2011. Media Power in Politics, (editor and contributor), CQ Press 2010 (6th ed.). The Politics of News/The News of Politics (coeditor and contributor) CQ Press, 2008 The Power of Communication: Managing Information in Public Organizations, CQ Press, 2003. Processing Politics, Learning from Television News in the Internet Age, Chicago, 2001.
Selected Activities and Honors:
Editor Emeritus of Political Communication
Book Review editor, Political Psychology
Awards for academic excellence from: Kennedy School, Harvard, Washington University (St. Louis), Jiaotong University (Shanghai), American Political Science Association (APSA), Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA), International Communication Association (ICA) , National Communication Association (NCA), the University of Illinois at Chicago, and Phi Beta Kappa.
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