Publications 2018-06-22T17:08:40+00:00

Selected Recent Works

Ognyanova, K. (Forthcoming). Rebooting mass communication: Using computational and network tools to rebuild media theory. In B. Foucault-Welles & S. Gonzalez-Bailon (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Networked Communication. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press. (-Download preprint-)

Ognyanova, K., & Jung, J.-Y. (Forthcoming). Digital connections: Tracing the evolving role of technology in local storytelling networks. In Y.-C. Kim, M. Matsaganis, H. A. Wilkin, & J. Y. Jung (Eds.), The communication ecology of 21st century urban communities. New York, NY: Peter Lang.  (-Download preprint-)

Ognyanova, K. (2017). Multistep flow of communication: Network effects. In P. Roessler, C. Hoffner, & L. van Zoonen (Eds.), The International Encyclopedia of Media Effects (pp. 1-10). New York, NY: Wiley-Blackwell.  (-Download preprint-)

Weber, M., Ognyanova, K., & Kosterich, A. (2017). Imitation in the quest to survive: Lessons from news media on the early Web. International Journal of Communication, 11, 1-25.

Katz, V. S., Moran, M. B., & Ognyanova, K. (2017). Contextualizing connectivity: How Internet connection type and parental factors influence technology use among lower-income children. Information, Communication & Society. Advanced online publication. 1-23.

Ognyanova, K. (2016). Researching community information needs. In L. A. Friedland & M. Lloyd (Eds.), The Communication Crisis in America and How to Fix It (pp. 31-46). New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan. (-Download preprint-)

Radford, J., Pilny, A., Reichelmann, A., Keegan, B., Foucault-Welles, B., Ognyanova, K., Meleis, W., & Lazer, D. (2016). Volunteer Science: An online laboratory for experiments in social psychology. Social Psychology Quarterly, 79(4), 376-396.

Chen, N.-T. N., Ognyanova, K., Zhang, C., Wang, C., Ball-Rokeach, S. J., & Parks, M. (2015). Causing ripples in local power relations. Journalism Studies, 18(6), 710-731.

Ognyanova, K., & Ball-Rokeach, S. J. (2015). Political Efficacy on the Internet: A Media System Dependency Approach. In L. Robinson, S. Cotten & J. Schulz (Eds.), Communication and Information Technologies: Politics, Participation, and Production. (pp. 3-27). Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing. (-Download preprint-)

Ognyanova, K., Lazer, D., Neblo, M., Minozzi, W., & Rubineau, B. (2014). What you know and who you know: Discussion networks and political knowledge. Paper presented at the Political Networks Conference, Montreal, CA. (-Download poster PDF-)

Ognyanova, K., Lazer, D., Neblo, M., Minozzi, W., & Rubineau, B. (2014). Ties that bind across contexts: personality and the structure of multiplex networks. Paper presented at the NetSci Annual Conference, Berkeley, CA. (-Download presentation PDF-)

Lazer, D., Ognyanova, K., Neblo, M., Minozzi, W., & Rubineau, B. (2014). The social control of political participation: Conflict and contagion as processes (de)mobilizing voting. Paper presented at the Midwest Political Science Association Convention, Chicago, IL.

Ognyanova, K. (2014). Dynamic agenda-convergence networks: Predictors of homogeneity in news content across outlets and sectors. International Network for Social Network Analysis (INSNA) Sunbelt Conference, St. Petersburg, FL.

Kimura, J., Ognyanova, K., Beacom, A. (2014). Using Network Analysis of Patient Referral Pathways to Guide Health Care Utilization Management Strategy. International Network for Social Network Analysis (INSNA) Sunbelt Conference, St. Petersburg, FL.

Weber, M., Lazer, D., Ognyanova, K., Kosterich, A. (2014). Utilizing Large Scale Archival Internet Data to Study Organizational Interaction. International Network for Social Network Analysis (INSNA) Sunbelt Conference, St. Petersburg, FL.

Ognyanova, K., & Monge, P. (2013) A Multitheoretical, Multilevel, Multidimensional Network Model of the Media System: Production, Content, and Audiences. Communication Yearbook, 37. (-Download preprint PDF-)(-Read CY 37 Online-)

Ognyanova, K., Chen, N.-T. N., Ball-Rokeach, S. J., An, Z., Son, M., Parks, M., & Gerson, D. (2013). Online Participation in a Community Context: Civic Engagement and Connections to Local Communication Resources. International Journal of Communication, 7, 2433-2456. (-Download paper PDF-)

Chen, N.-T. N., Ognyanova, K., Zhao, N., Liu, W., Gerson, D., Ball-Rokeach, S., & Parks, M. (2013). Communication and Socio-demographic Forces Shaping Civic Engagement Patterns in a Multiethnic City. In P. Moy (Ed.), Communication and Community. (-Download chapter PDF-) (-View book on Amazon-)

Ognyanova, K. (2012). Political Efficacy on the Internet: A Media System Dependency Approach. Presented at the NCA Annual Conference, Orlando, FL. Top Paper, Political Communication Division.
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Friedland, L. A., Napoli, P. M., Ognyanova, K., Weil, C., & Wilson III, E. J. (2012). Review of the Literature Regarding Critical Information Needs of the American Public. Washington, DC: Federal Communications Commission. (-Download executive summary PDF-) (-Download full report PDF-)(-Download annotated bibliography PDF-)

Margolin, D., Ognyanova, K., Huang, M., Huang, Y., & Contractor, N. (2012). Team Formation and Performance on Nanohub: a Network Selection Challenge in Scientific Communities. In B. Vedres & M. Scotti (Eds.), Networks in Social Policy Problems (pp.80-100). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. (-View book contents-)

Ognyanova, K., Chen, N.-T. N., An, Z., Son, M., Ball-Rokeach, S. J., Parks, M., & Gerson, D. (2012). Online Participation in a Community Context: Patterns of Civic Engagement and Connections to Local Communication Resources. Presented at the ICA Annual Conference, Phoenix, AZ.
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Ognyanova, K., & Monge, P. (2012). A Multilevel, Multidimensional Network Model of the Media System: Production, Content, and Audiences. Presented at the INSNA Sunbelt conference, Redondo Beach, CA (-Download presentation PDF-)

Cole, J., Suman, M., Schramm, P., Zhou, L., Salvador, A., Ognyanova, K., & Lebo, H. (2012). The World Internet Project: International Report 2012. Los Angeles, CA: USC Annenberg School Center for the Digital Future.(-Download report PDF-)

Ognyanova, K. (2012). Media Control In Putin’s Russia – Implications for Online Content. In C. Livermore (Ed.), E-Politics and Organizational Implications of the Internet: Power, Influence and Social Change. (pp. 61-76). (-View book contents-) (-Download preprint PDF-)

Huang, M., Margolin, D., Ognyanova, K., Huang, Y., & Contractor, N. (2011). Understanding and Enabling Network Dynamics in Virtual Communities. Presented at the Academy of Management Annual Conference, San Antonio, TX.

Ball-Rokeach, S. J., & Ognyanova, K. (2011). The Impact of Digital Media on Political and Civic Engagement: Do Digital Media Matter? Presented at the AEJMC Annual Conference, St. Louis, MO.

Ognyanova, K. (2011) Actors and Links in the Media System: Applying a Network Perspective to the Study of Media Production, Content & Audience. Presented at the ICA Annual Conference, Boston, MA. (-Download paper PDF-)

Ognyanova, K. (2011) Appropriation of Media Content: A Key Mode of Online Engagement. Presented at the ICA Annual Conference, Boston, MA.(-Download presentation PDF-)

Cole, J., Suman, M., Schramm, P., Zhou, L., Salvador, A., Ognyanova, K., & Lebo, H. (2011). The 2011 Digital Future Report. Ten Studies 2000‐2010: A Portrait of Americans on the Internet. Los Angeles, CA: USC Annenberg School Center for the Digital Future.(-Download report PDF-)

Ognyanova, K. (2010). Media Transformations and Public Opinion: Agenda-Setting in a Digital Age. Presented at the NCA Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Ball-Rokeach, S., Parks, M., Chen, N., & Ognyanova, K. (2010). Building new media bridges across ethnicity en route to increased civic engagement. Presented at the NCA Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Ognyanova, K. (2010) News ties: A study of media-level agenda-setting – Journal of Social Structure, JoSS Visualization Symposium 2010, Vol.11. (-View abstract & reviews-)

Huang, M., Huang, Y., Margolin, D., Ognyanova, K., Shen, C., & Contractor, N. (2010). The effects of diversity and repeat collaboration on team performance in distributed nanoscientist teams. Presented at the 2010 Academy of Management Annual Conference. OCIS Carolyn Dexter Award Nominee.

Margolin, D., Ognyanova, K., Shen, C., Huang, M., Huang, Y., & Contractor, N. (2010) Team assembly and scientific collaboration on NanoHub. Presented at the INSNA Sunbelt conference, Riva del Garda, Trento, Italy’10 (-Download presentation PDF-)

Huang, M., Huang, Y., Margolin, D., Ognyanova, K., Shen, C., & Contractor, N. (2010). Size, diversity, & beyond: A mediated model of team composition and performance in “team science”. Presented at the ICA Annual Conference, Singapore’10.

Ognyanova, K. (2010). Talking Past Each Other: Academic and Media Framing of Literacy. Digital Culture & Education, Vol.2, 44-61. (-Read full paper, open access-)

Ognyanova, K. (2010). Careful What You Say: Media Control In Putin’s Russia – Implications for Online Content. International Journal of E-Politics, 1(2), 1-15. IGI Global Excellence in Research Journal Awards: IJEP Best Published Journal Article for 2010. (-Download preprint PDF-)