James Fishkin’s Deliberative Polling® technique has been used all over the world, but not until recently in sub-Saharan Africa.
Web journalism seems to be the perfect example of a truly globalized media field, but exchanges are still deeply asymmetrical and centered around U.S.-based news organizations.Research by Angèle Christin
Multimedia and American Liberalism from World War II to the Psychedelic Sixties.Research by Fred Turner
Partisans now discriminate against their adversaries “to a degree that exceeds discrimination based on race.”Research by Shanto Iyengar
The divide between press freedom and press accountability is of a piece with the broader divide between media law and media ethics.Research by Theodore L. Glasser
Do official government records yield more accurate assessments?Research by Jon Krosnick
Deliberative Polling® in Ghana and Uganda encourages African citizens to deliberate on issues that challenge life in vulnerable communities.Research by James Fishkin
Computational journalism promises to lower the cost of investigative journalism and increase demand among readers.Research by James Hamilton
Events experienced in virtual reality show hippocampal activity during recall similar to what would be predicted for real experiences.Research by Jeremy Bailenson
Use the psychological power of multiplayer games to solve serious problems.Research by Byron Reeves
Patients that text during surgery need fewer narcotics to get through their operation than people playing angry birds.Research by Jeff Hancock
What it means to be "Left" and "Right" in China today.Research by Jennifer Pan
Jon Krosnick says there is a human tendency to lean towards the first name listed on the ballot and that has caused increases on average of about three percentage points for candidates, across lots of races and states and years.
Emma Johanningsmeier has been chosen as the 2017 Daniel Pearl Memorial Journalism Intern. Johanningsmeier is a junior double-majoring in Comparative Literature and Italian. She has studied in Italy and lived in Germany, and previously interned at the Omaha World-Herald in Omaha, Nebraska, her hometown.
The Goldsmith Book Prize is awarded to the academic and trade books that best fulfill the objective of improving democratic governance through an examination of the intersection between the media, politics and public policy.
#mediaX2017 Conference: Sense-Making and Making Sense Apr 20 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Mackenzie Room, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center
We’ll apply knowledge about human sense-making to our explorations of sensors and signals, information processing, analysis, and reasoning by machines. Registration required »