Publikationen und Konferenzbeiträge

Journal articles (peer-review)

  • Otto, L. P., Thomas, F., Maier, M., & Ottenstein, C. (2019). Only one moment in time? Investigating the dynamic relationship of emotions and attention towards political information with mobile experience sampling. Manuscript accepted for publication in Communication Research.

Book chapters

  • Otto, L. & Thomas F. (in press). Experience sampling und multivariate Wachstumsmodelle zur Erfassung kurzfristiger selbstverstärkender Dynamiken in der Kommunikationswissenschaft. In P. Müller, S. Geiß, C. Schemer, Teresa K., Naab, & C. Peter (Eds.), Dynamische Prozesse der öffentlichen Kommunikation. Methodische Herausforderungen. Köln: Herbert von Halem Verlag.
  • Otto, L., Thomas F., & Maier, M. (2018). Everyday dynamics of media skepticism and credibility: An ambulatory assessment study. In K. Otto & A. Köhler (Eds.), Trust in Media and Journalism. Empirical Perspectives on Ethics, Norms, Impacts and Populism in Europe. Wiesbaden: Springer VS.

Conference contributions

  • Gorski, L. C. & Thomas, F. (2019, accepted). Dynamics of Citizens' News Consumption during Pre-Campaign and Campaign Phases in three German Federal Elections. Paper presented at the meeting of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA, Political Communication Section), Poznań, PL.
  • Schumann, S., Thomas, F., Ehrke, F., & Dupont, J. (2019, accepted). Social Media Use and Populist Attitudes: Taking a Reinforcing Spiral Approach. Paper presented at the meeting of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA, Political Communication Section), Poznań, PL.
  • Schumann, S., Thomas, F., Ehrke, F., & Dupont, J. (2019, accepted). Intergroup Contact and the Rise of Populist Attitudes. Paper presented at the meeting on intergroup contact of the European Association for Social Psychology (EASP), Bologna, IT.
  • Thomas, F., Otto, L., Ottenstein C., & Maier, M. (2019). Measuring reciprocal relationships between media exposure and media selection in distinct growth sequences. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Communication Association (ICA), Washington, D.C., USA.
  • Gorski, L.C. & Thomas, F. (2019). Dynamics of Citizens’ News Consumption during Pre-Campaign and Campaign Phases in the German Federal Election 2017. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the World Association for Public Opinion Research (WAPOR), Toronto, CAN.
  • Gorski, L.C. & Thomas, F. (2018). Analyzing changes in news use and political interest on news use in two phases: A macro-analysis in 12 EU countries throughout 1989 and 2014. Paper presented at ECREA’s 7th European Communication Conference, Lugano, CHE.
  • Thomas, F., Otto, L., Maier, M., & Tsfati, Y. (2018). Individualized and generalized political trust. Analyzing everyday dynamics in political trust. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the World Association for Public Opinion Research (WAPOR), Marrakesh, MA.
  • Otto, L. & Thomas, F. (2018). Short-term reinforcing spirals? Investigating the dynamic relationship between emotional reactions and attention towards political news. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Communication Association (ICA), Prague, CZ.
  • Otto, L., Thomas, F., & Maier, M. (2017). Kurzfristige selbstverstärkende Prozesse bei der täglichen Rezeption politischer Nachrichten – eine ambulatory assessment Studie zur Untersuchung von emotionalen Prozessen und Aufmerksamkeit. Paper präsentiert auf der Jahrestagung der Fachgruppe Methoden der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Publizistik- und Kommunikationswissenschaft (DGPuK), Mainz, Germany.
  • Thomas, F. & Otto, L. (2017). Spirals of political trust. Analyzing everyday dynamics of individual trust in politicians and political cynicism. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the International Society for Political Psychology (ISPP), Edinburgh, GB.
  • Otto, L., Maier, M., & Thomas, F. (2017). Short-term reinforcing spirals: An ambulatory assessment study of emotions and political news attention. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Communication Association (ICA), San Diego, CA, USA.