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.

You can find the journal’s website here.

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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ErratumToward Conflict or Compromise? How Violent Metaphors Polarize Partisan Issue AttitudesIntra-Campaign Changes in Voting Preferences: The Impact of Media and Party CommunicationPolitical Fact-Checking on Twitter: When Do Corrections Have an Effect?Issue Consistency? Comparing Television Advertising, Tweets, and E-mail in the 2014 Senate CampaignsStudying Politics Across MediaForum Editor’s Note: Advancing the Study of Political CommunicationTrump Gave Them Hope: Studying the Strangers in Their Own LandAttention as a Valuable ResourcePolitical Inequalities Start at Home: Parents, Children, and the Socialization of Civic Infrastructure OnlineTies, Likes, and Tweets: Using Strong and Weak Ties to Explain Differences in Protest Participation Across Facebook and Twitter UseThe New Personal Influence: How Our Facebook Friends Influence the News We ReadEffects of Economic and Symbolic Threat Appeals in Right-Wing Populist Advertising on Anti-Immigrant Attitudes: The Impact of Textual and Visual AppealsHow Expected Political and Legal Impact Drive Media Coverage of Supreme Court CasesUnity Versus Uniformity: Effects of Targeted Advertising on Perceptions of Group PoliticsThe Nonlinear Effect of Information on Political Attention: Media Storms and U.S. Congressional HearingsInformation Campaigns and (Under)Privileged Citizens: An Experiment on the Differential Effects of a Voting Advice ApplicationPolitical Parallelism in Media and Political Agenda-SettingAny Publicity or Good Publicity? A Competitive Test of Visibility- and Tonality-Based Media Effects on Voting BehaviorVoting Advice Applications and Electoral Participation: A Multi-Method StudyPartisan Bias in Message Selection: Media Gatekeeping of Party Press ReleasesMedia Motivation and Elite Rhetoric in Comparative PerspectiveMemory for Positive and Negative Political TV Ads: The Role of Partisanship and Gamma PowerHow Measurement Error in Content Analysis and Self-Reported Media Use Leads to Minimal Media Effect Findings in Linkage Analyses: A Simulation StudyPriming Issues, Party Visibility, and Party Evaluations: The Impact on Vote Switching