Advance Online Access (October 2023 – February 2024)

  • Betakova, D., Boomgaarden, H., Lecheler, S., & Schäfer, S. (2024). I do not (want to) know! The relationship between intentional news avoidance and low news consumption. Mass Communication and Society. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 02/02/24
  • Mellado, C., Hallin, D. C., Blanchett, N., Márquez-Ramírez, M., Jackson, D., Stępińska, A., Skjerdal, T., Himma, M., McIntyre, K., Hagen, L. M., Amiel, P., Abuali, Y., Fahmy, N., Boudana, S., Chen, Y.-N. K., Davidov, S., De Maio, M., Frías Vázquez, M., Garcés, M., Humanes, M. L., Herczeg, P., … Wyss, V. (2024). The societal context of professional practice: Examining the impact of politics and economics on journalistic role performance across 37 countries. Journalism. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 30/01/24
  • Hagelstein, J., Volk, S. C., Zerfass, A., Athaydes, A. S., Macnamara, J., Meng, J., & Hung-Baesecke, C.-J. F. (2024). Ethical challenges of digital communication: A comparative study of public relations practitioners in 52 countries. International Journal of Communication, 18, 1072-1093, retrieved from
  • Kyselova, T., & Axyonova, V. (2024) Dialogue for peace: The production of knowledge and norms between international practices and local ownership in Ukraine. Peacebuilding. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 23/01/24
  • Van Houtven, E., Acquah, S., Obermaier, M., Saleem, M., & Schmuck, D. (2024). "You got my back?" Severity and counter-speech in online hate speech toward minority groups. Media Psychology. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 04/01/24
  • Matthes, J., Kaskeleviciute, R., Knupfer, H., & Masood, M. (2023). The affective nexus between refugees and terrorism: A panel study on how social media use shapes negative attitudes toward refugees. Political Psychology. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 25/12/23
  • Juarez Miro, C., & Anderson, J. (2023). Correcting false information: Journalistic coverage during the 2016 and 2020 U.S. elections. Journalism Studies. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 19/12/23
  • Knupfer, H., Kaskeleviciute, R., & Matthes, J. (2023). Who was hurt? Effects of victim characteristics in news articles about far-right violence on fear and terrorism label use. Journalism. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 15/12/23
  • Schmuck, D., & Harff, D. (2023). Popular among distrustful youth? Social media influencers' communication about COVID-19 and young people's risk perceptions and vaccination intentions. Health Communication. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 15/12/23
  • Hameleers, M., Tulin, M., de Vreese, C., Aalberg, T., van Aelst, P., Cardenal, A. S., Corbu, N., van Erkel, P., Esser, F., Gehle, L., Halagiera, D., Hopmann, D., Koc-Michalska, K., Matthes, J., Meltzer, C., Mihelj, S., Schemer, C., Sheafer, T., Splendore, S., Stanyer, J., Stepinska, A., Stetka, V., Strömbäck, J., Terren, L., Theocharis, Y., & Zoizner, A. (2023). Mistakenly misinformed or intentionally deceived? Mis- and disinformation perceptions on the Russian War in Ukraine among citizens in 19 countries. European Journal of Political Research. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 12/12/23
  • Knupfer, H., Kaskeleviciute, R., & Matthes, J. (2023). Silent sympathy: News attention, subtle support for far-right extremism, and negative attitudes toward Muslims. Terrorism and Political Violence. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 04/12/23
  • Neureiter, A., Stubenvoll, M., & Matthes, J. (2023). Is it greenwashing? Environmental compensation claims in advertising, perceived greenwashing, political consumerism, and brand outcomes. Journal of Advertising. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 27/11/23
  • Heiss, R., Nanz, A., Knupfer, H., Engel, E., & Matthes, J. (2023). Peer correction of misinformation on social media: (In)civility, success experience and relationship consequences. New Media & Society. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 20/11/23
  • Greber, H., Lecheler, S., Aaldering, L., de Haan, Y., Kruikemeier, S., Goutier, N., & de Bruin, K. (2023). Uncovering the audience perspective: A qualitative analysis of experiences and evaluations of two immersive journalism productions in the Netherlands. Journalism. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 13/11/23
  • Kakavand, A. E. (2023). Far-right social media communication in the light of technology affordances: A systematic literature review. Annals of the International Communication Association. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 10/11/23
  • Reinhardt, A., & Eitze, S. (2023). Breaking the endometriosis silence: A social norm approach to reducing menstrual stigma and policy resistance among young adults. Psychology & Health. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 03/11/23
  • Lovari, A., & Righetti, N. (2023). Pandemic communication and problematic information. In P. Crawford, & P. Kadetz (Eds.), Palgrave Encyclopedia of the Health Humanities. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 31/10/23
  • Wilhelm, C., & Schulz-Tomančok, A. (2023). Predicting user engagement with anti-gender, homophobic and sexist social media posts – a choice-based conjoint study in Hungary and Germany. Information, Communication & Society. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 31/10/23
  • Kermani, H. (2023). Framing the pandemic on Persian Twitter: Gauging networked frames by topic modeling. American Behavioral Scientist. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 31/10/23
  • Brändle, V. K., Eisele, O., & Kulichkina, A. (2023). The political contention of LGBTQ+ communities in the digital age – state of the art, limitations, and opportunities for comparative research. Journal of Information Technology & Politics. Advance online publication.
    Published online: 03/10/23

To be Published in Print (April 2024)

  • Koban, K. & Banks, J. (2024). It feels, therefore it Is: Associations between mind perception and mind ascription for social robots. Computers in Human Behavior, 153, 108098.
    Published online: 15/12/23

Published in Print (February 2024)

  • Hirsch, M., Stubenvoll, M., Binder, A., & Matthes, J. (2024). Beneficial or harmful? How (mis)fit of targeted political advertising on social media shapes voter perceptions. Journal of Advertising, 51(1), 19-35.
    Published online: 23/03/23

Published in Print (January 2024)

  • Engel, E., Gell, S., Heiss, R., & Karsay, K. (2024). Social media influencers and adolescents’ health: A scoping review of the research field. Social Science & Medicine, 340, 116387.
    Published online: 15/11/23
  • Kaskeleviciute, R., Knupfer, H., & Matthes, J. (2024). Who says "Muslims are not terrorists"? News differentiation, Muslim versus non-Muslim sources, and attitudes toward Muslims. Mass Communication and Society, 27(1), 101-124.
    Published online: 26/10/23
  • Koban, K. (2024). Wonderful (non-)human beings: Seeing human in a galaxy far, far away. In J. Tompkins (Ed.), The psychgeist of pop culture: The Mandalorian (pp. 46-62). ETC Press.

Published in Print (December 2023)

  • Freiling, I., Stubenvoll, M., & Matthes, J. (2023). Support for misinformation regulation on social media: It is the perceived harm of misinformation that matters, not the perceived amount. Policy & Internet, 15(4), 731-749.
    Published online: 14/08/23
  • Garusi, D. (2023). La fiducia nei media giornalistici secondo i dati del Digital News Report 2023 [Trust in the news media according to data from the Digital News Report 2023]. Problemi dell'informazione, 48(3), 481-485.
  • Hendrickx, J. (2023). From newspapers to TikTok: Social media journalism as the fourth wave of news production, diffusion and consumption. In M.-C. Negreira-Rey, J. Vázquez-Herrero, J. Sixto-García, & X. López-García (Eds.), Blurring boundaries of journalism in digital media: New actors, models and practices (pp. 229-246). Cham: Springer International Publishing.
    Published online: 07/12/23
  • Hömberg, Walter (Ed.) (2023). Marginalistik. Almanach für Freunde fröhlicher Wissenschaft. München: Allitera-Verlag. 270 Seiten. Einzelrezension von Roland Burkart. Communicatio Socialis, 56(4), 579-581.
  • Kermani, H., Bayat Makou, A., Tafreshi, A., Mohamad Ghodsi, A., & Ataee, H. (2023). Bots versus humans: Discursive activism during the pandemic in the Iranian Twittersphere. Social Media + Society, 9(4).
    Published online: 18/12/23
  • Kermani, H., Khorshidi, M., & Ashtiani Araghi, M. (2023). A case study on the COVID-19 discourse in politicians’ speeches: Investigations into the speeches of former Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. Studies in Communication Sciences, 23(3), 279-295.
    Published online: 09/12/23
  • Khaelss-Khaelssberg, A., & Lamprecht, W. (2023). Journalismus in der digitalen Transformation. kommunikationsmanager – Das Magazin für Entscheider in Kommunikation und Marketing, 4, 61-63.
  • Knupfer, H., & Matthes, J. (2023). An attack against us all? Perceived similarity and compassion for the victims mediate the effects of news coverage about right-wing terrorism. Studies in Conflict & Terrorism, 46(12), 2400-2425.
    Published online: 01/06/21
  • Kolokytha, O., Belinskaya, Y., & Magkou M. (2023). Religion and politics: Silencing Greek theatre in the 21st century. In A. Etienne, & C. Megson (Eds.), Theatre censorship in contemporary Europe: Silence and protest (pp. 195-210). Exeter: University of Exeter Press.
  • Laufer, D., Einwiller, S., & Neureiter, A. (2023). All the news that is fit to print? Reporting on a victim's character during a crisis. Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management, 31(4), 592-598.
    Published online: 27/03/23
  • Matthes, J., Corbu, N., Jin, S., Theocharis, Y., Schemer, C., van Aelst, P., Strömbäck, J., Koc-Michalska, K., Esser, F., Aalberg, T., Cardenal, A., Castro, L., de Vreese, C., Hopmann, D., Sheafer, T., Splendore, S., Stanyer, J., Stępińska, A., Štětka, V., & Zoizner, A. (2023). Perceived prevalence of misinformation fuels worries about COVID-19: A cross-country, multi-method investigation. Information, Communication & Society, 26(16), 3135-3158.
    Published online: 29/11/22
  • Stevic, A., & Matthes, J. (2023). Co-present smartphone use, friendship satisfaction, and social isolation: The role of coping strategies. Computers in Human Behavior, 149, 107960.
    Published online: 17/09/23
  • Theocharis, Y., Cardenal, A., Jin, S., Aalberg, T., Hopmann, D., Strömbäck, J., Castro, L., Esser, F., van Aelst, P., de Vreese, C., Corbu, N., Koc-Michalska, K., Matthes, J., Schemer, C., Sheafer, T., Splendore, S., Stanyer, J., Stepinska, A., & Stetka, V. (2023). Does the platform matter? Social media and COVID-19 conspiracy theory beliefs in 17 countries. New Media & Society, 25(12), 3412-3437.
    Published online: 09/10/21
  • Wahl, I., Walenta, C., & Wenzel, G. (2023). Validity and fairness of an admission examination using a study-related learning test. In S. Hummel, & M.-T. Donner (Eds.), Student assessment in digital and hybrid learning environments (pp. 301-319). Wiesbaden: Springer VS.
    Published online: 01/12/23

Published in Print (November 2023)

  • Axyonova, V., & Lozka, K. (2023). "We are at war": Reflections on positionality and research as negotiation in post-2022 Ukraine. Journal of International Relations and Development, 26, 711-721.
    Published online: 13/07/23
  • Kalidz, L., & Götzenbrucker, G. (2023). Lip Fillers, BBLs und Feminismus. Zum Diskurs über kosmetische Eingriffe auf TikTok aus feminismustheoretischer Perspektive. MedienJournal, 47(2), 72-93.
  • Heiss, R., Nanz, A., & Matthes, J. (2023). Social media information literacy: Conceptualization and associations with information overload, news avoidance and conspiracy mentality. Computers in Human Behavior, 148, 107908.
    Published online: 07/08/23
  • Yannopoulos, Y., Carras, C., Kolokytha, O., Kyriakidis, E., Papageorgiou, A., Trikas, D., Tsiavos, P., & Handaka, S. (2023). Culture in Greece. How can the cultural sector become a means of sustainable development and a source of social value. Athens: DiaNEOsis Research and Policy Institute, retrieved from