Political Communication

Political Communication is the official journal of the APSA Political Communication Section and the ICA Political Communication Division, published by Taylor & Francis.

It is an international journal, published quarterly, that features cutting-edge theory-driven empirical research at the intersection of politics and communication. Its expansive subject is the site of rapid changes and pressing policy concerns worldwide. The journal welcomes all research methods and analytical viewpoints that advance understanding of the practices, processes, content, effects, and policy implications of political communication. Regular symposium issues explore key issues in depth.

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Claes H. de Vreese – University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Founding Editor
Doris A. Graber –  University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

Associate Editors
Kimberly Gross – George Washington University, USA
Tamir Sheafer – Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Jesper Stromback – Mid Sweden University, Sweden
Forum Editor
Mike Wagner – University of Wisconsin–Madison, USA

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A Meta-Analysis of the Effects of Cross-Cutting Exposure on Political ParticipationThe “Arbiters of What Our Voters See”: Facebook and Google’s Struggle with Policy, Process, and Enforcement around Political AdvertisingCorrectionBeyond Time and Space: The Impact of Autonomy from Politics and Commercialization Pressure on Mediatization in German and Austrian Newspapers—A Multilevel ApproachYou Break It, You Buy It: The Naiveté of Social Engineering in Tech – And How to Fix ItWhat Can I Do? How to Use Social Media to Improve Democratic SocietyPolarization and the Top-Two Primary: Moderating Candidate Rhetoric in One-Party ContestsThe Dynamic Process Tracing Environment (DPTE) as a Tool for Studying Political CommunicationOpting Out of Political DiscussionsMobilizing Millennial Voters with Targeted Internet Advertisements: A Field ExperimentMore Bang for the Buck: Media Freedom and Organizational Strategies in the Agenda-Setting of Human Rights GroupsDo Online Ads Influence Vote Choice?CorrectionThe Backbone Structure of Audience Networks: A New Approach to Comparing Online News Consumption Across CountriesIncumbency Dominance in Letters to the Editor: Field Experimental EvidenceThe (In)stability of Voters’ Perceptions of Competence and Associative Issue Ownership: The Role of Media Campaign CoverageInfluential News: Impact of Print Media Reports on the Fulfillment of Election Promises(Re)Claiming Our Expertise: Parsing Large Text Corpora With Manually Validated and Organic DictionariesHow Accurate Are Survey Responses on Social Media and Politics?New Approaches to Method and Measurement in the Study of Political Communication EffectsIdentifying Media Effects Through Low-Cost, Multiwave Field ExperimentsPsychophysiology in the Study of Political Communication: An Expository Study of Individual-Level Variation in Negativity BiasesBeyond the Limits of Survey Experiments: How Conjoint Designs Advance Causal Inference in Political Communication ResearchAgenda-Setting With Satire: How Political Satire Increased TTIP’s Saliency on the Public, Media, and Political AgendaCorrigendumErratum