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Ellen Mickiewicz, James R. Shepley Professor Emeritus of Public Policy and Professor of Political Science  

Office Location: 117 Sanford Inst Building
Office Phone: (919) 613-7340
Duke Box: 90241
Email Address: ellen.mickiewicz@duke.edu
Note: (On leave, 2013-2014)

Areas of Expertise

  • International, Democracy
  • Media and Communications
    • Comparative Political Communication
    • Media and democratization, transition countries

Ph.D., Yale University, 1965
B.A., Wellesley College, 1960

Research Categories: Mass Media, Democratization, and Former Soviet Union

Research Description: Research: Viewers' processing of television news; media and democratization in countries in transition

Representative Publications   (More Publications)

  1. E. Mickiewicz. Changing Channels: Television and the Struggle for Power in Russia. Oxford University Press, 1997. (Revised and Expanded Paperback Edition: Duke University Press, 1999)
  2. E. Mickiewicz. Split Signals: Television and Politics in the Soviet Union. Oxford University Press, 1988.
  3. E. Mickiewicz. "The Conundrum of Memory." The Post-Soviet Russian Media: Change and Conflicting Messages Birgit Beumers, Stephen Hutcheson and Natalya Ryulova (February 1, 2008).
  4. E. Mickiewicz. "Icon Anchors." The Politics of News, The News of Politics Doris Graber, Denis McQuail, Pippa Norris (2007).
  5. E. Mickiewicz. "Does 'Trust' Mean Attention, Comprehension and Acceptance? Paradoxes of Russian Viewers' News Processing." Mass Media and New Democracies Katrin Voltmer (2006).

Curriculum Vitae

Ellen Mickiewicz