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Feb 04, 2022

IKM presentations at ICA 2022

The following submissions that were (co-)authored by IKM researchers were accepted for the annual conference of the International Communication Association 2022 in Paris.

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Oct 04, 2021

New publication: “When posting is believing” – Effects of opinion expression in social media

New publication in the Journal of Media Psychology: The study "When posting is believing" (by Stephan Winter, Paola Remmelswaal, and Anne Vos) investigated how posts on social media may affect the opinions of the sender (and not just those of the readers).

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Jul 01, 2021

Shanghai-Ranking Communication: Top 100 worldwide, Top 7 in Germany

Landau is ranked among the world's 100 best universities in the field of media and communication according to the new Shanghai University Ranking. Among the German universities, Landau is one of the top 7 (depending on the criterion between position 4 and 7). Despite the limitations of such rankings, the IKM appreciates the good news and the improved ranking compared to the previous year.

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Sep 14, 2020

New publication on microtargeting in social media

A new study by Stephan Winter, Ewa Maslowska (University of Illinois) and Anne Vos (University of Amsterdam) investigated the persuasiveness of social media ads that are personalized for different traits (e.g., when extraverts are shown ads that highlight social situations).

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May 30, 2020

ICA presentations and co-authorships

These submissions successfully made it to this year's ICA in Australia, which unfortunately took place virtually due to the corona pandemic:

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