Bibliography – Press Freedom

Selected DH research and resources bearing on, or utilized by, the WE1S project.
(all) Distant Reading | Cultural Analytics | Sociocultural Approaches | Topic Modeling in DH


Reporters Committee for Freedom of the press. “Home Page,” 2020. https://www.rcfp.org/. Cite
Gerson, Sage. “Newspaper Studies.” WhatEvery1Says Project (WE1S), 2018. https://we1s.ucsb.edu/research/we1s-findings/reports/scoping-research-reports/newspaper-studies/. Cite
Reporters Without Borders. “Press Freedom Ranking,” 2018. https://rsf.org/en/detailed-methodology. Cite
Reporters Without Borders. “Home Page,” 2016. https://rsf.org/en. Cite
Tettey, Wisdom J. “The Media and Democratization in Africa: Contributions, Constraints and Concerns of the Private Press:” Media, Culture & Society, 2016. https://doi.org/10.1177/016344301023001001. Cite
Wei, Ran, Ven-hwei Lo, Xiaoge Xu, Yi-Ning Katherine Chen, and Guoliang Zhang. “Predicting Mobile News Use among College Students: The Role of Press Freedom in Four Asian Cities.” New Media & Society 16, no. 4 (2014): 637–54. https://doi.org/10.1177/1461444813487963. Cite
Dawes, Simon. “Press Freedom, Privacy and The Public Sphere.” Journalism Studies 15, no. 1 (2014): 17–32. https://doi.org/10.1080/1461670X.2013.765637. Cite
Hoffman, Aaron M., Crystal Shelton, and Erik Cleven. “Press Freedom, Publicity, and the Cross-National Incidence of Transnational Terrorism.” Political Research Quarterly 66, no. 4 (2013): 896–909. https://doi.org/10.1177/1065912913478840. Cite
Nam, Taewoo. “Freedom of Information Legislation and Its Impact on Press Freedom: A Cross-National Study.” Government Information Quarterly, Social Media in Government - Selections from the 12th Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research (dg.o2011), 29, no. 4 (2012): 521–31. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.giq.2012.03.003. Cite
Tran, Hai, Reaz Mahmood, Ying Du, and Andrei Khrapavitski. “Linking Global Press Freedom to Development and Culture: Implications from a Comparative Analysis.” International Journal of Communication 5 (2011): 170–91. https://ijoc.org/index.php/ijoc/article/view/970. Cite
Van de Vliert, Evert. “Bullying the Media: Cultural and Climato-Economic Readings of Press Repression versus Press Freedom.” Applied Psychology 60, no. 3 (2011): 354–76. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1464-0597.2010.00439.x. Cite
Curran, James, and Jean Seaton. Power without Responsibility: The Press, Broadcasting and the Internet in Britain. 7th ed. London ; New York: Routledge, 2010. Cite
Freedom House. “Freedom on the Net: A Global Assessment of Internet and Digital Media.” Washington, D.C, 2009. ICTlogy. https://web.archive.org/web/20111015165623/http://www.freedomhouse.org/uploads/specialreports/NetFreedom2009/FreedomOnTheNet_FullReport.pdf. Cite
Dutta, Nabamita, and Sanjukta Roy. “The Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on Press Freedom.” Kyklos 62, no. 2 (2009): 239–57. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-6435.2009.00434.x. Cite
LaMay, Craig L. Exporting Press Freedom. 1st pbk. ed. New Brunswick, N.J: Transaction Publishers, 2009. Cite
Lai, Carol P. Media in Hong Kong Press Freedom and Political Change, 1967-2005. Routledge, 2007. Cite
Lee, Francis L. F. “Strategic Interaction, Cultural Co-Orientation, and Press Freedom in Hong Kong.” Asian Journal of Communication 17, no. 2 (2007): 134–47. https://doi.org/10.1080/01292980701306472. Cite
Azhgikhina, Nadezhda. “The Struggle for Press Freedom in Russia: Reflections of a Russian Journalist.” Europe-Asia Studies 59, no. 8 (2007): 1245–62. https://doi.org/10.1080/09668130701655135. Cite
Becker, Lee B., Tudor Vlad, and Nancy Nusser. “An Evaluation of Press Freedom Indicators.” International Communication Gazette 69, no. 1 (2007): 5–28. https://doi.org/10.1177/1748048507072774. Cite
Mano, Winston. “Press Freedom, Professionalism and Proprietorship: Behind the Zimbabwean Media Divide.” Westminster Papers in Communication and Culture 2, no. 0 (2005): 56–70. https://doi.org/10.16997/wpcc.42. Cite
Burrowes, Carl Patrick. Power and Press Freedom in Liberia, 1830-1970: The Impact of Globalization and Civil Society on Media-Government Relations. Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press, 2004. Cite
Chowdhury, Shyamal K. “The Effect of Democracy and Press Freedom on Corruption: An Empirical Test.” Economics Letters 85, no. 1 (2004): 93–101. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econlet.2004.03.024. Cite
Amin, Hussein. “Freedom as a Value in Arab Media: Perceptions and Attitudes Among Journalists.” Political Communication 19, no. 2 (2002): 125–35. https://doi.org/10.1080/10584600252907407. Cite
Gunaratne, Shelton A. “Freedom of the Press: A World System Perspective.” Gazette (Leiden, Netherlands) 64, no. 4 (2002): 343–69. https://doi.org/10.1177/174804850206400403. Cite
Splichal, Slavko. Principles of Publicity and Press Freedom. Critical Media Studies. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2002. Cite
Ahrend, Rudiger. “Press Freedom, Human Capital and Corruption.” SSRN Scholarly Paper. Rochester, NY: Social Science Research Network, 2002. https://papers.ssrn.com/abstract=620102. Cite
Merrill, John Calhoun, Peter J. Gade, and Frederick R. Blevens. Twilight of Press Freedom: The Rise of People’s Journalism. LEA’s Communication Series. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2001. Cite
Sussman, Leonard R. “Censor Dot Gov: The Internet and Press Freedom 2000.” Journal of Government Information 27, no. 5 (2000): 537–45. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1352-0237(00)00203-3. Cite
Van Belle, Douglas A. Press Freedom and Global Politics. Westport, Conn: Praeger, 2000. Cite
Smith, Jeffery Alan. War and Press Freedom: The Problem of Prerogative Power. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. Cite
Lee, Jae-kyoung. “Press Freedom and Democratization: South Korea’s Experience and Some Lessons.” Gazette (Leiden, Netherlands) 59, no. 2 (1997): 135–49. https://doi.org/10.1177/0016549297059002004. Cite
Asante, Clement E., ed. Press Freedom and Development: A Research Guide and Selected Bibliography. Bibliographies and Indexes in Mass Media and Communications, no. 11. Westport, Conn: Greenwood Press, 1997. Cite
Eribo, Festus, and William Jong-Ebot, eds. Press Freedom and Communication in Africa. Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press, 1997. Cite
Jakubowicz, Karol. “Media Within and Without the State: Press Freedom in Eastern Europe.” Journal of Communication 45, no. 4 (1995): 125–39. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1460-2466.1995.tb00758.x. Cite
Smith, Jeffery Alan. Printers and Press Freedom: The Ideology of Early American Journalism. New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Cite
Merrill, John C. “Professionalization: Danger to Press Freedom and Pluralism.” Journal of Mass Media Ethics 1, no. 2 (1986): 56–60. https://doi.org/10.1080/08900528609358267. Cite
Graber, Doris A. “Press Freedom and the General Welfare.” Political Science Quarterly 101, no. 2 (1986): 257. https://doi.org/10.2307/2151391. Cite
Omu, Fred I. A. “The Dilemma of Press Freedom in Colonial Africa: The West African Example1.” The Journal of African History 9, no. 2 (1968): 279–98. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0021853700008872. Cite