CCI Research Presentations and Publications
The Torturous Path of the Tajik Media's Evolution. (Freedman, E., Ed.).After the Czars and Commissars: The Press in Central Asia after Independence. 123-142.(2011).
Types of Newcomers In An Online Developer Community. Computer Supported Cooperative Work 2011.(2011).
Unbundling Local News Preferences: Measuring Value via Conjoint Analysis. Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research conference.(2011).
Understanding the media and advertising market in Liberia. IREX Civil Society and Media Leadership Program.(2011).
Use of Mixed Methods to Meet the Needs of Underserved Populations: A Reflective Analysis of My Research Efforts in the United States. Proceedings of the 7 Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries International Conference (QQML 2011).(2011).
The Use of Personal Digital Assistants and Smartphones to Access Health Information. Journal of Payavard Salamat. 5(4),(2011).
"Using Qualitative Research to Improve Signage in Health Care Settings". VA Medical Center.(2011).
"Using Qualitative Research to Understand and Improve Hand Hygiene Practices". 29th Annual APIC Smoky Mountain Fall Workshop.(2011).
Using the EPPM to Create and Evaluate the Effectiveness of Brochures to Reduce the Risk for Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in College Students. Noise and Health. 13, 261-271.(2011).
What is Library Use? Facets of a Concept and a Typology of its Application in the Literature of Library and Information Science. The Library Quarterly. 81(3), 297-320.(2011).
What is the Value of LIS Education? A Qualitative Analysis of the Perspectives of Rural Librarians in the Southern and Central Appalachia (Paper Presentation). Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) Annual Conference: Competitiveness & Innovation.(2011).
When the 'Stroller Moms' take hold of the street: A case study of how social influence made the inactive publics active in anti-U.S. beef protest in Seoul-An issue processes model perspective. International Journal of Strategic Communication. 5(1),(2011).
“Who had Access to JURIS? A Failed Case of Open Access.” . 2011 Annual Conference of American Society for Information Science and Technology, .(2011).
"Why aren't activist websites fulfilling the dialogic promise?". International Communication Association (ICA).(2011).
Women (Not) Watching Women: Leisure Time, Television, and Implications for Televised Coverage of Women's Sports. Communication, Culture & Critique. 4(2),(2011).
A work-in-process literature review: Incorporating social media in risk and crisis communication. Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management. 19(2), 110-122.(2011).
Action Tendency Emotions Evoked by Memorable Breast Cancer messages and their Association with Prevention and Detection Behaviors. Health Communication. 25, 737-746.(2010).
"Advertising Strategies of Financial Services Organizations during the Financial Crisis of 2006-2008.". American Academy of Advertising.(2010).
Anti-American attitudes among young Europeans: The mitigating influence of soft power. American Journal of Media Psychology. 3(3-4), 119-140.(2010).
Anticipatory Socialization in the Use of Social Media in Public Relations: A Content Analysis of PRSA's Public Relations Tactics. Public Relations Review. 36(3),(2010).
The apple won't fall far from the tree: An investigation into food attitudes and behaviors among adults in households with 6-11 year old children. Marketing and Public Policy Conference.(2010).
Believing the blogs of war: How blog users compare on credibility and characteristics in 2003 and 2007?. Media, War and Conflict. 3(3),(2010).
Between Barack and a net place: Users and uses of social network sites and blogs for political information.. The networked self: Identity, community and culture on social network sites.(2010).
Bringing Research out of the Closet: Libraries, Librarians, and LGBTQ Collections [Invited Panelist]. Expanding the Circle: Creating an Inclusive Environment in Higher Education for LGBTQ Students and Studies.(2010).
Buy, buy, baby: Advertising to children and its ethical developmental, and health implications. Association for Education in Journalism & Mass Communication.(2010).
Catalytic Innovation in Microfinance for Inclusive Growth: Insights from SKS Microfinance. Journal of Asia-Pacific Business. 11(Special Issue on “Value Creation, Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Global Economies"), 218-239.(2010).
Celebrity endorsements and nonprofit charitable organizations: The role of celebrity altruistic motive and identification. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.(2010).
Chinese activist organizations Web sites: Education, not activation. Public Relations Review. 36, 342- 351.(2010).
Chinese Activist Organizations' Web Sites: Education, not Activation. International Communication Association (ICA).(2010).
Choosing is believing? How Web gratifications and reliance affect Internet credibility among politically interested users.. Atlantic Journal of Communication. 18(1),(2010).
Collaborations between LIS Education and Rural Libraries in East Tennessee: Improving Librarian Technology Literacy and Management Training (paper presentation). Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) Annual Conference: Creating a Culture of Collaboration.(2010).
Community narratives during a crisis: The Tennessee Valley Authority ash spill. National Communication Association.(2010).
Community response to the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) ash spill: Information seeking and rebuilding reputation. International Conference on Corporate Reputation, Brand, Identity and Competitiveness.(2010).
A comparative study of contents of e-Government service websites of Middle East and North African (MENA) countries. (Reddick, C. G., Ed.).Comparative E-government: An Examination of E-Government across Countries. 49-70.(2010).
Comparison of Technical Support for Open Source Software and Proprietary Software. ASIS&T 73rd Annual Meeting: Navigating Streams in an Information Ecosystem.(2010).
A Comparison of User and System Query Performance Predictions. ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM ’10).(2010).
Consolidating Relevance Criteria in Information Interaction. Context Symposium 2010.(2010).
Consumer perceptions of social media: A comparative study of perceived characteristics and consumer profiles by social media types. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.(2010).
Contextual and Audience Moderators of Channel Selection and Message Reception of Public Health Information in Routine and Crisis Situations. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.(2010).
Contextual and Audience Moderators of Channel Selection and Message Reception of Public Health Information in Routine and Crisis Situations. Journal of Public Relations Research. 22, 378-403.(2010).
Creating a ‘Culture of Collaboration’ Across Cultural Borders: MOUs in the School of Information Sciences at the University of Tennessee (panel presentation). Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) Annual Conference: Creating a Culture of Collaboration.(2010).
Creating a Web of trust and change: Testing the Gamson hypothesis on politically interested Internet users. Atlantic Journal of Communication. 18(5),(2010).