Hot Off the Press! Recent Books by Faculty

Innumeracy in the Wild book cover

Innumeracy in the Wild: Misunderstanding and Misusing Numbers
Ellen Peters

Dreaming in Turtle: A Journey Through the Passion, Profit, and Peril of Our Most Coveted Prehistoric Creatures

Dreaming in Turtle: A Journey Through the Passion, Profit, and Peril of Our Most Coveted Prehistoric Creatures
Peter Laufer

Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability, and Ethical Public Relations

Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability, and Ethical Public Relations: Strengthening Synergies with Human Resources
Donnalyn Pompper

POP 66

Pop 66: A Dreamy Pop Can-Camera Odyssey Along Route 66
Wes Pope


Reimagining Journalism in a Post-Truth World

Reimagining Journalism in a Post-Truth World: How Late-Night Comedians, Internet Trolls, and Savvy Reporters Are Transforming News
Ed Madison

Global Media Giants

Global Media Giants
Janet Wasko

The Golden Rules: Finding World-Class Excellence in Your Life and Work

The Golden Rules: Finding World-Class Excellence in Your Life and Work
Charlie Butler

Public Relations and Participatory Culture: Fandom, Social Media and Community Engagement

Public Relations and Participatory Culture: Fandom, Social Media and Community Engagement
Pat Curtin (chapter author)


Amazon's Mechanical Turk for Academics

Amazon's Mechanical Turk for Academics
Kim Sheehan, Matthew Pittman

Journalism in an Era of Big Data: Cases, concepts, and critiques

Journalism in an Era of Big Data: Cases, Concepts, and Critiques
Seth Lewis

Communication and Midterm Elections: Media, Message, and Mobilization

Communication and Midterm Elections: Media, Message, and Mobilization
Nicole Dahmen (chapter author), Regina Lawrence (chapter author)

Reinventing the Latino Television Viewer: Language, Ideology, and Practice

Reinventing the Latino Television Viewer: Language, Ideology, and Practice
Christopher Chávez


Data Journalism: Inside the global future

Data Journalism: Inside the Global Future
Damian Radcliffe (editor), Nicole Dahmen (chapter author)

The Write Path: Essays on the art of writing and the joy of reading

The Write Path: Essays on the Art of Writing and the Joy of Reading
Lauren Kessler

Newsworthy―Cultivating Critical Thinkers, Readers, and Writers in Language Arts Classrooms

Newsworthy―Cultivating Critical Thinkers, Readers, and Writers in Language Arts Classrooms
Ed Madison

Brain Storms: The Race to Unlock the Mysteries of Parkinson's Disease

Brain Storms: The Race to Unlock the Mysteries of Parkinson's Disease
Jon Palfreman


Emerging Research and Trends in Gamification

Emerging Research and Trends in Gamification
Donna Davis

Communication for Development: Theory and Practice for Empowerment and Social Justice

Communication for Development: Theory and Practice for Empowerment and Social Justice
Leslie Steeves

Advertising Media Planning: A Brand Management Approach

Advertising Media Planning: A Brand Management Approach
Kim Sheehan

The Stratocaster Continues: The Sixth Decade of the Fender Strat

The Stratocaster Continues: The Sixth Decade of the Fender Strat
Tom Wheeler


The Fender Archives: A Scrapbook of Artifacts, Treasures, and Inside Information

The Fender Archives: A Scrapbook of Artifacts, Treasures, and Inside Information
Tom Wheeler

Interviewing: The Oregon Method

Interviewing: The Oregon Method
Peter Laufer

Green Advertising and the Reluctant Consumer

Green Advertising and the Reluctant Consumer
Kim Sheehan

Organic: A Journalist's Quest to Discover the Truth behind Food Labeling

Organic: A Journalist's Quest to Discover the Truth behind Food Labeling
Peter Laufer


Big Little Man: In Search of My Asian Self

Big Little Man: In Search of My Asian Self
Alex Tizon

Raising the Barre: Big Dreams, False Starts, and My Midlife Quest to Dance the Nutcracker

Raising the Barre: Big Dreams, False Starts, and My Midlife Quest to Dance the Nutcracker
Lauren Kessler

Sexing the Media: How and Why We Do It

Sexing the Media: How and Why We Do It
Debra Merskin

Slow News: A Manifesto for the Critical News Consumer

Slow News: A Manifesto for the Critical News Consumer
Peter Laufer


The Handbook of Political Economy of Communications

The Handbook of Political Economy of Communications
Janet Wasko

The Digital Reporter's Notebook

The Digital Reporter's Notebook
Mark Blaine

Elusive State of Jefferson: A Journey Through The 51St State

Elusive State of Jefferson: A Journey Through The 51st State
Peter Laufer

Controversies in Contemporary Advertising

Controversies in Contemporary Advertising
Kim Sheehan


Sex Trafficking, Scandal, and the Transformation of Journalism

Sex Trafficking, Scandal, and the Transformation of Journalism, 1885-1917
Gretchen Soderlund

Identity: Beyond Tradition and McWorld Neoliberalism

Identity: Beyond Tradition and McWorld Neoliberalism
Christopher Chávez

Small Business Smarts: Building Buzz with Social Media

Small Business Smarts: Building Buzz with Social Media
Kim Sheehan

The Creative Process Illustrated: How Advertising's Big Ideas Are Born

The Creative Process Illustrated: How Advertising's Big Ideas Are Born
Deb Morrison


Hillary Clinton's Race for the White House: Gender Politics and the Media on the Campaign Trail

Hillary Clinton's Race for the White House: Gender Politics and the Media on the Campaign Trail
Regina Lawrence

Mixed Media: Moral Distinctions in Advertising, Public Relations, and Journalism

Mixed Media: Moral Distinctions in Advertising, Public Relations, and Journalism
Tom Bivins

Latin American Telecommunications: Telefonica's Conquest

Latin American Telecommunications: Telefónica's Conquest
Gabriela Martínez

When the Press Fails: Political Power and the News Media from Iraq to Katrina

When the Press Fails: Political Power and the News Media from Iraq to Katrina
Regina Lawrence


International Public Relations: Negotiating Culture, Identity, and Power

International Public Relations: Negotiating Culture, Identity, and Power
Pat Curtin

How Hollywood Works

How Hollywood Works
Janet Wasko

Fire at Eden's Gate: Tom McCall and the Oregon Story

Fire at Eden's Gate: Tom McCall and the Oregon Story
Brent Walth

Journalists in the Making, a History of the School of Journalism at the University of Oregon

Journalists in the Making, a History of the School of Journalism at the University of Oregon
George Turnbull


Understanding Disney book cover

Understanding Disney: The Manufacture of Fantasy
Janet Wasko

When Words Collide

When Words Collide: A Media Writer's Guide to Grammar and Style
Lauren Kessler