Aktuelle Publikationen


Arlt, D., & Wolling, J. (2018, accepted for publication). Bias wanted! Examining people’s information exposure, quality expectations and bias perceptions in the context of the refugees’ debate among different segments of the German population. Communications – the European Journal of Communication Research.

Arlt, D., Hoppe, I., Schmitt, J. B., De Silva-Schmidt, F. & Brüggemann, M. (2017, accepted for publication). Climate Engagement in a Digital Age: Exploring the Drivers of Participation in Climate Discourse Online in the Context of COP21. Environmental Communication.

Schmid-Petri, H. & Adam, S. (accepted for publication). Innovative Methoden der Inhaltsanalyse – automatisierte Verfahren im Fokus. In O. Gabriel, T. Faas & J. Maier (Hrsg.), Handbuch der Wahl- und Einstellungsforschung. Baden-Baden: Nomos Verlag.

Eugster, Beatrice (accepted for publication). Immigrants and Poverty, and Conditionality of Immigrants’ Social Rights. Journal of European Social Policy.


Adam, Silke; Eugster, Beatrice; Antl-Wittenberg, Eva; Azrout, Rachid; Möller, Judith; de Vreese, Claas; Maier, Michaela & Kritzinger, Sylvia: News media’s position-taking regarding the European Union: the synchronization of mass media’s reporting and commentating in the 2014 European Parliament elections. Journal of European Public Policy. Published online: 5.10.2017 http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13501763.2017.1375546

Häussler, T., Adam, S., Schmid-Petri, H. & Reber, U (2017). How Political Conflict Shapes Online Spaces: A Comparison of Climate Change Hyperlink Networks in the U.S. and Germany. International Journal of Communication 11(2017): 3096 – 3117. http://ijoc.org

Arlt, D. (2017). Communication behavior and protest participation in the refugee debate: The role of personal conversations, mass media and social media usage in citizen participation. Studies in Communication | Media (SCM), 6(1), 81–94.

Arlt, D. & Wolling, J. (2017): Die Flüchtlingsdebatte in den Medien aus der Perspektive der Bevölkerung: Veränderungen von Nutzungsmustern, Erwartungen, Bewertungen und Einstellungen zwischen 2016 und 2017. Media Perspektiven, 6: 325-337.

Maier, M; Adam, S. & Maier, J. (2017). Does the messenger matter? A comparison of the effects of Eurosceptic messages communicated by mainstream and radical right-wing parties on citizens’ EU attitudes: Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties.


Schmid-Petri, H. & Arlt, D. (2016). Constructing an illusion of scientific uncertainty? Framing climate change in German and British print media. Communications. The European Journal of Communication Research, 41(3), 265-289.

Schmid-Petri, Hannah; Häussler, Thomas; Adam, Silke (2016): Different Actors, different factors? A comparison of the news factor orientation between newspaper journalists and civil-society actors Communications: The European Journal of Communication Research. 41(4).

Adam, Silke; Antl-Wittenberg, Eva-Maria; Eugster, Beatrice; Leidecker, Melanie; Maier, Michaela & Schmidt, Franzisca (2016): Strategies of pro-EU parties in the face of a Euroskeptic challenge. European Union Politics. 0(0): 1-23. DOI 10.1177/1465116516661248

Häussler, Thomas; Arlt, Dorothee; Schmidt, Franzisca & Adam, Silke (2016): Contexts and their consequences. Approaches, challenges and results of comparative communication and media re-search. Studies in Communication Science 16(1): 52-53.

Häussler, Thomas; Schmid-Petri, Hannah, Adam, Silke, Reber, Ueli & Arlt, Dorothee (2016): The climate of debate. How institutional factors shape legislative discourses on climate change. A com-parative framing perspective. Studies in Communication Science 16(1): 94-102.

Adam, Silke; Häussler, Thomas; Schmid-Petri, Hannah; Reber, Ueli (2016): Identifying and analyzing hyperlink issue networks. In: Vowe, G. / Henn, P. (eds): Political Communication in the Online World: Theoretical Approaches and Research Designs. Oxford: Routledge. 233-247.

Adam, Silke; Maier, Michaela (2016): Campaigning on or downplaying EU integration? Explaining the salience parties attach to EU matters in European Parliamentary election campaigns. In: de Vreese, C. / de Brug, W. (eds): (Un-)Intended Consequences of European Parliamentary Elections. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 148-170.