CCI Research Presentations and Publications
Advertising Message and Media Strategies as Predictors of Election Outcome in State Legislative Campaigns. Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Advertising.(2007).
Application of the Theory of Planned Behavior to Understand Voting Behaviors of the Young Electorate. International Communication Association.(2007).
Dances With Wolves – A meditation on a European Union Member’s (Romania) Media and Political System. A30 COST Action management Committee and Working Groups meetings of the EU-sponsored “East and West: Setting a New Central and Eastern European Media Research Agenda” Program.(2007).
It's All Greek to Me: Deciphering Credibility of Components of the Internet Among Politically Interested Internet Users. International Conference on Media.(2007).
Non-Presidential Newspaper Endorsements: 2002, 2004, and 2006. Midwest Political Science Association convention.(2007).
The Age of Reasons: Motives for Using Different Components of the Internet for Political Information. (Williams, A. P., & Tedesco J. C., Ed.).The Internet Election: Perspectives on the Role of the Web in Campaign 2004. 147-167.(2006).
Creating a Web of Trust and Change: Testing the Gamson Hypothesis on Politically Interested Internet Users.. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication annual conference.(2006).
Disclosing special interests: Constitutional restrictions on front groups. Journal of Public Relations Research. 18, 203-224.(2006).
Entertainment Industry Ratings Disclosures and the Clear and Conspicuous Standard. Journal of Consumer Affairs. 40, 64-89.(2006).
Gold Standard or Fool's Gold: Panning for Clear and Conspicuous Banner Ad Disclosures in the Top 100 U.S. Web Sites. Marketing and Public Policy Conference.(2006).
Non-Presidential Newspaper Endorsements, 2002 and 2004. Newspaper Division Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication national convention.(2006).
Pugilism as Journalism: Romania’s media and the Basescu presidency. The End of Post-communism in Romania? Assessing the Traian Basescu Presidency and Its Dilemmas session at the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies Conference.(2006).
Responsible advocacy through strategic risk communication. (Fitzpatrick, K., & Bronstein C., Ed.).Ethics in public relations: What is responsible advocacy?. 131-153.(2006).
Thirty Years Locked in Pandora’s Box: Weirum v. RKO. Law Division Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication national convention.(2006).
TV Market and Congressional District Mismatches: Effects on Campaign Spending and Election Outcomes. 8th Annual Research Symposium, College of Communication and Information, University of Tennessee.(2006).
TV Market and Congressional District Mismatches: Effects on Campaign Spending and Election Outcomes. Feedback, online journal of the Broadcast Education Association.(2006).
What's Eating CARU About Kids' Food Advertising? An Exploratory Analysis of Recent CARU Food Advertiser Cases. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication conference.(2006).
Deception: Romanian Media and the Establishment of Communism. Central and Eastern European Media Under Dictatorial Rule in the 1940s and 1950s Conference.(2005).
The End of Post-communism in Romania. Journal of Democracy. 16, 146-162.(2005).
An Exploration of the Online Privacy and Security Practices Of The 100 Largest Nonprofit Organizations,. Direct Marketers Educators' Conference.(2005).
On the ground: Practical decisions about security and public communication in the balance of community right to know and terrorist malicious use of public information.. (O’Hair, H. D., Heath R. L., & Ledlow G. R., Ed.).Community preparedness and response to terrorism : Communication systems and the media’s role in community service. III,(2005).
Media and the Establishment of Totalitarianism. A Case Study of Romania, 1945-47. Global Fusion Conference.(2005).
The State of Eastern European Press Freedom. Journalism Studies. 534-37.(2005).
The 2004 Romanian Elections. 36th National Convention of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies.(2004).
Adherence of Prime-Time Televised Advertising Disclosures to the "Clear and Conspicuous” Standard: 1990 Versus 2002. Journal of Public Policy and Marketing. 23, 170-182.(2004).
Is an alligator more like a mushroom than (It is) a peach? Commodity promotion programs since United Foods. Annual of the American Academy of Advertising. 241-246.(2004).
Casting the 2000 Presidential Election. Atlantic Journal of Communication. 12, 93-104.(2004).
The Imperatives of Oral History: Interview with President Ion Iliescu. Introduction to The Great Shock at the End of a Short Century – Ion Iliescu in Dialogue with Vladimir Tismaneanu on Communism, Post-Communism and Democracy. 1-2.(2004).
Media in the First Post-Communist Decade. (Carey, H. F., Ed.).Romania since 1989. Politics, Economics, and Society. 195-213.(2004).
A Web for All Reasons: Uses and Gratifications of Internet Resources for Political Information. Telematics and Informatics. 21, 197-223.(2004).
Around the World Wide Web in 80 Ways: How Motives for Going Online are Linked to Internet Activities Among Politically Interested Internet Users. Social Science Computer Review. 21, 304-325.(2003).
Boost or Bust for Democracy: How the Internet Influences Political Attitudes and Behaviors. Harvard International Journal of Press/Politics. 8, 9-34.(2003).
Consumer Privacy and Security Protection on Church Websites: Reasons for Concern,. Journal of Public Policy and Marketing. 22, 58-70.(2003).
Creating your Own National Conference: The Tennessee Experience with an Advertising Law Conference. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the American Academy of Advertising. 39-40.(2003).
The Impact of the FTC and NAD on Companies' Adherence to the Clear and Conspicuous Standard In Televised Advertising Disclosures,. Marketing and Public Policy Conference.(2003).
New Relationships: Eastern European Media and the Post-Communist Political World. Journalism Studies. 4, 79-89.(2003).
Non-Commercial Broadcaster Choices Under the New Rules for Political Time,. Feedback. 44, 40-47.(2003).
Non-Commercial Broadcaster Choices Under the New Rules for Political Time. 25th Annual Research Symposium, College of Communication and Information, University of Tennessee.(2003).
Tooth and Nail: A Tough Sheriff's Battle in Tennessee. Campaigns & Elections. 24, 22-25.(2003).
Using a Conference to Showcase Your Department's USP. American Academy of Advertising.(2003).
Around the World Wide Web in 80 Ways: How Motives for Going Online are Linked to Internet Activities Among Politically Interested Internet Users. Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research annual convention.(2002).
Building a Web of Trust: Testing the Gamson Hypothesis on Politically Interested Internet Users. Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research.(2002).
Entangled Evolution: Media in Post-Communist Eastern Europe. The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.(2002).
Entry and Potential Competition in United States Cable TV Markets. 30th Annual TPRC Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy.(2002).
An Evaluation of Televised Advertising Disclosures According to the Clear and Conspicuous Standard: Replication and Extension. Public Policy Conference.(2002).
E-vangelism: Online Privacy and Security Considerations for Church Websites. Marketing and Public Policy Conference.(2002).
Front groups and “Astroturf” lobbying: Legal ramifications for public relations.. Public Relations Society of America’s Communications Sciences Division for The International, Interdisciplinary Public Relations Research Conference.(2002).
I heard it Through the Internet: Factors that Determine Online Credibility Among Politically Interested Internet Users. (Stavros, A. V., Ed.).Advances in Communications and Media Research. 1, 181-202.(2002).