Scott Althaus

19962018
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Research Output 1996 2018

1996
opinion poll
equality
trend
level of information
public opinion

Revising the indexing hypothesis: Officials, media, and the Libya crisis

Althaus, S., Edy, J. A., Entman, R. M. & Phalen, P., Jan 1 1996, In : Political Communication. 13, 4, p. 407-421 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Libya
indexing
Testing
journalist
elite
1997

Computer-mediated communication in the University classroom: An experiment with on-line discussions

Althaus, S. L., Jul 1997, In : Communication Education. 46, 3, p. 158-174 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

computer-mediated communication
classroom
Students
Communication
experiment
1998

Information effects in collective preferences

Althaus, S., Sep 1998, In : American Political Science Review. 92, 3, p. 545-558 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

citizen
opinion poll
cause
election research
politics
2000

An examination of motivations for using the World Wide Web

Tewksbury, D. & Althaus, S. L., Mar 2000, In : Communication Research Reports. 17, 2, p. 127-138 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

World Wide Web
Internet
examination
Television
Websites

An examination of motivations for using the World Wide Web

Tewksbury, D. & Althaus, S. L., Mar 1 2000, In : Communication Research Reports. 17, 2, p. 127-138

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

World Wide Web
Internet
examination
Television
Websites
Knowledge acquisition
knowledge acquisition
newspaper
news
Internet

Patterns of Internet and Traditional News Media Use in a Networked Community

Althaus, S. & Tewksbury, D. H., Jan 1 2000, In : Political Communication. 17, 1, p. 21-45 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Television
World Wide Web
news
Internet
community
2001

Using substitutes for full-text news stories in content analysis: Which text is best?

Althaus, S. L., Edy, J. A. & Phalen, P. F., Jul 2001, In : American Journal of Political Science. 45, 3, p. 707-723 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

content analysis
news
Libya
newspaper
editor
2002
newspaper
news
experiment
evidence
Experiments

American news consumption during times of national crisis

Althaus, S., Sep 2002, In : PS - Political Science and Politics. 35, 3, p. 517-521 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

news
time

Candidate Appearances in Presidential Elections, 1972-2000

Althaus, S. L., Nardulli, P. F. & Shaw, D. R., Jan 1 2002, In : Political Communication. 19, 1, p. 49-72 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

presidential election
Television
Marketing
candidacy
campaign
2003
politics
equality
citizen
opinion poll
survey research

When News Norms Collide, Follow the Lead: New Evidence for Press Independence

Althaus, S. L., Oct 1 2003, In : Political Communication. 20, 4, p. 381-414 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Television
news
Sand
Lead
coverage
2004

When Osama became Saddam: Origins and consequences of the change in America's public enemy #1

Althaus, S. & Largio, D. M., Oct 2004, In : PS - Political Science and Politics. 37, 4, p. 795-799 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2005

Using news abstracts to represent news agendas

Edy, J. A., Althaus, S. L. & Phalen, P. F., Jan 1 2005, In : Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly. 82, 2, p. 434-446 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Television
news
newscast
gulf war
broadcast
2006

False starts, dead ends, and new opportunities in public opinion research

Althaus, S., Jan 1 2006, In : Critical Review. 18, 1-3, p. 75-104 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

opinion research
public opinion
empirical research
democracy
political philosophy

Priming effects in complex information environments: Reassessing the impact of news discourse on presidential approval

Althaus, S. L. & Kim, Y. M., Nov 2006, In : Journal of Politics. 68, 4, p. 960-976 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

news
discourse
coverage
Persian Gulf
2008

Airbrushing history, American style

Althaus, S. L. & Leetaru, K., 2008, Urbana-Champaign, IL: Cline Center for Democracy.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

Roundtable 1: Public ignorance: Rational, irrational, or inevitable?

Althaus, S., Caplan, B., Friedman, J., Somin, I. & Taleb, N. N., Dec 1 2008, In : Critical Review. 20, 4, p. 423-444 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ignorance

Roundtable 2: Ignorance and error

Althaus, S., Bullock, J., Friedman, J., Lupia, A. & Quirk, P., Dec 1 2008, In : Critical Review. 20, 4, p. 445-461 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ignorance

Roundtable 4: Political dogmatism

Althaus, S., Barash, D., Friedman, J., Marcus, G. E. & Taber, C. S., Dec 1 2008, In : Critical Review. 20, 4, p. 481-498 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

dogmatism
Dogmatism

The impact of television market size on voter turnout in American elections

Althaus, S. & Trautman, T. C., Nov 1 2008, In : American Politics Research. 36, 6, p. 824-856 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

voter turnout
television
election
market
local television
2009

Media supply, audience demand, and the geography of news consumption in the United States

Althaus, S. L., Cizmar, A. M. & Gimpel, J. G., Jul 1 2009, In : Political Communication. 26, 3, p. 249-277 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Television networks
Regression analysis
news
geography
demand

Why embed? Explaining the bush administration's decision to embed reporters in the 2003 invasion of Iraq

Cortell, A. P., Eisinger, R. M. & Althaus, S., Jan 1 2009, In : American Behavioral Scientist. 52, 5, p. 657-677 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

United States Department of Defense
Afghanistan
Iraq
Policy Making
reporter
2010
Television
political communication
television
news
industry
2011

Assumed transmission in political science: A call for bringing description back in

Althaus, S. L., Swigger, N., Chernykh, S., Hendry, D. J., Wals, S. C. & Tiwald, C., Oct 1 2011, In : Journal of Politics. 73, 4, p. 1065-1080 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

political science
news
coverage
death
information flow

Do We Still Need Media Use Measures at All?

Althaus, S. & Tewksbury, D. H., Dec 5 2011, Improving Public Opinion Surveys: Interdisciplinary Innovation and the American National Election Studies. Aldrich, J. H. & McGraw, K. M. (eds.). Princeton University Press, p. 158-174 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

voter turnout
political attitude
continuity
campaign
election
Time series
news
voter turnout
mass communication
election research

Priming Patriots: Social Identity Processes and the Dynamics of Public Support for War

Althaus, S. & Coe, K., Jan 1 2011, In : Public Opinion Quarterly. 75, 1, p. 65-88 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

public support
attitude change
Identification (control systems)
military conflict
Data storage equipment
2012

What’s good and bad in political communication research? Normative standards for evaluating media and citizen performance

Althaus, S., Jan 1 2012, The SAGE Handbook of Political Communication. SAGE Publications Inc., p. 97-112 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

political communication
communication research
citizen
performance

When War Hits Home: The Geography of Military Losses and Support for War in Time and Space

Althaus, S., Bramlett, B. H. & Gimpel, J. G., Jun 1 2012, In : Journal of Conflict Resolution. 56, 3, p. 382-412 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Military
geography
death
citizen
time
2014

Roundtable on Political Epistemology

Althaus, S., Bevir, M., Friedman, J., Landemore, H., Smith, R. & Stokes, S., Jan 1 2014, In : Critical Review. 26, 1-2, p. 1-32 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

epistemology
political science
Epistemology
Political Science

Uplifting Manhood to Wonderful Heights? News Coverage of the Human Costs of Military Conflict From World War I to Gulf War Two

Althaus, S. L., Swigger, N., Chernykh, S., Hendry, D. J., Wals, S. C. & Tiwald, C., Apr 2014, In : Political Communication. 31, 2, p. 193-217 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

military conflict
gulf war
First World War
news
coverage
2015

A Progressive Supervised-learning Approach to Generating Rich Civil Strife Data

Nardulli, P. F., Althaus, S. L. & Hayes, M., Aug 1 2015, In : Sociological Methodology. 45, 1, p. 148-183 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

event
learning
sociocultural factors
data collection method
socioeconomic factors
2018

Global News Broadcasting in the Pre-Television Era: A Cross-National Comparative Analysis of World War II Newsreel Coverage

Althaus, S., Usry, K., Richards, S., Van Thuyle, B., Aron, I., Huang, L., Leetaru, K., Muehlfeld, M., Snouffer, K., Weber, S., Zhang, Y. & Phalen, P., Jan 2 2018, In : Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media. 62, 1, p. 147-167 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

broadcasting
Broadcasting
Television
World War II
television

Researching the Issued Content of American Newsreels

Althaus, S. L. & Britzman, K., Sep 15 2018, Researching Newsreels: Local, National and Transnational Case Studies. Chambers, C., Jönsson, M. & Vande Winkel, R. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, p. 247-263 (Global Cinema).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

news
resources
democracy
lack