Research 2022

Researcher/s Headline DOI





Research 2021

Researcher/s Headline DOI

Yossi David

Public opinion, media and activism: the differentiating role of media use and perceptions of public opinion on political behaviour
Nomy Bitman

Rethinking the concept of ‘subaltern-researcher’: different D/deaf identities and communicative modalities as conflict factors in in-depth interviews

Pablo J Boczkowski, Facundo Suenzo, Eugenia Mitchelstein, Neta Kligler-Vilenchik, Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt, Kaori Hayashi, Mikko Villi

From the barbecue to the sauna: A comparative account of the folding of media reception into the everyday life

Yossi David

Gendering political conflict: the racialized and dehumanized use of gender on Facebook

Raya Morag

Big Perpetrator Cambodian cinema, the documentary duel and moral resentment
Meital Balmas, Eran Halperin

I Care About Your Plight, But Only If I Like Your Leader: The Effect of National Leaders’ Perceived Personality on Empathy and Pro-Social Behavior Towards Their Citizenry
Rivka Prins Meler, Azi Lev-On, Hananel Rosenberg Social Media and Educational Authority: The Case of WhatsApp ISBN: 978-84-09-27666-0

Gadi Heimann, Zohar Kampf

“Flattery helps”: Relational practices in statecrafzt
Yaakov Ophir, Hananel Rosenberg, Yuliya Lipshits-Braziler, Yair Amichai-Hamburger

"Digital adolescence” - The effects of smartphones and social networking technologies on adolescents’ well-being

eBook ISBN: 9780429468360

Yossi DavidElisabeth Sommerlad Digital Inequalities in Times of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Israel and Germany PDF

Sonia Mehlborn, Julia Ulrich, Christian Baden, Benjamin Buer, Frank Maiwald, Bettina Lueke, Sven Geibel, Gregor Bucher, Ralf Nauen


The mustard leaf beetle, Phaedon cochleariae, as a screening model for exogenous RNAi-based control of coleopteran pests
Blake Hallinan, Bumsoo Kim, Rebecca Scharlach, Tommaso Trillò, Saki Mizoroki and Limor Shifman Mapping the transnational imaginary of social media genres DOI: 10.1177/14614448211012372

Mikko Villi, Tali Aharoni, Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt, Pablo J. Boczkowski, Kaori Hayashi, Eugenia Mitchelstein, Akira Tanaka & Neta Kligler-Vilenchik

Taking a Break from News: A Five-nation Study of News Avoidance in the Digital Era
Laia Castro, Jesper Strömbäck, Frank Esser, Peter Van Aelst, Claes de Vreese, Toril Aalberg, Ana S. Cardenal, Nicoleta Corbu, David Nicolas Hopmann, Karolina Koc-Michalska, Jörg Matthes, Christian Schemer, Tamir Sheafer, Sergio Splendore, James Stanyer, Agnieszka Ste˛pin´ska, Václav Šteˇtka, and Yannis Theocharis Navigating High-choice European Political Information Environments: A Comparative Analysis of News User Profiles and Political Knowledge DOI: 10.1177/19401612211012572

Lee Aldar, Zohar Kampf, Gadi Heimann

Reframing, Remorse, and Reassurance: Remedial Work in Diplomatic Crises

Hananel Rosenberg, Menahem Blondheim


The smartphone and its punishment: Social distancing of cellular transgressors in ultra-Orthodox Jewish society, from 2G to the Corona pandemic
Zohar Kampf

Political speech acts in contrast: The case of calls to condemn in news interviews
Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann Visuelle Kommunikation in antisemitischen Diskursen (Visual communication in anti-Semitic discourses)
Doron Altartz, Paul Frosh

Sentient Photography: Image-Production and the Smartphone Camera

Roni Danziger The democratic king: The role of ritualized flattery in political discourse

Yossi David, Elisabeth Sommerlad

Media and Information in Times of Crisis: The Case of the COVID-19 Infodemic

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-70179-6_17

Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

Return to Entebbe: CineTerrorism as Contested Memory

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-73511-1_9

Yaacov Ophir, Hananel Rosenberg, Refael Tikochinski

What are the psychological impacts of children's screen use? A critical review and meta-analysis of the literature underlying the World Health Organization guidelines

Dominik Želinský, Philip Smith, Sandra Simonsen

From artistic consecration to degradation: The case of Sven Hassel
Raya Morag

10 Rithy Panh, Jean Améry, and the Paradigm of Moral Resentment
Noa Shakargy “I Am Not Myself, You See?”: Remediation and Mediatization in the Insta Novels Project
Eran Amsalem, Eric Merkley, Peter John Loewen

Does Talking to the Other Side Reduce Inter-Party Hostility? Evidence from Three Studies

Maier, D., Baden, C., Stoltenberg, D., De Vries-Kedem, M., & Waldherr, A.

Machine translation vs. multilingual dictionaries: Assessing two strategies for the topic modeling of multilingual text collections

Ido Ramati

Aleph-bet, dits-and-dahs, zeros and ones: representing Hebrew in character code

Yariv Tsfati, Jonathan Cohen, Shira Dvir-Gvirsman, Keren Tsuriel, Israel Waismel-Manor, and R. Lance Holbert Political Para-Social Relationship as a Predictor of Voting Preferences in the Israeli 2019 Elections

Barbara Pfetsch, Daniel Maier, Daniela Stoltenberg, Annie Waldherr, Neta Kligler-VilenchikMaya DeVries Kedem Topographies of Local Public Spheres on Social Media: The Scope of Issues and Interactions link

Peter Van Aelst, Fanni Toth, Laia Castro, Václav Štětka, Claes de Vreese, Toril Aalberg, Ana Sofia Cardenal, Nicoleta Corbu, Frank Esser, David Nicolas Hopmann, Karolina Koc-Michalska, Jörg Matthes, Christian Schemer, Tamir SheaferSergio Splendore, James Stanyer, Agnieszka Stępińska, Jesper Strömböck, Yannis Theocharis

Does a Crisis Change News Habits? A Comparative Study of the Effects of COVID-19 on News Media Use in 17 European Countries

Blake HallinanRebecca ScharlachLimor Shifman

Beyond Neutrality: Conceptualizing Platform Values

Nomy Bitman

‘Which part of my group do I represent?’: disability activism and social media users with concealable communicative disabilities

Hananel Rosenberg, Kalia Vogelman-Natan

The (other) two percent also matter: The construction of mobile phone refusers

Yossi David

The Biopolitics of Imaginary “Others”: Between Threat and (In)Security

Aysha AgbaryaNicholas John

Online tie and content management and changing religious identity among Muslim Arab women in Israel

Tommaso Trillo, Rebecca Scharlach, Blake Hallinan, Bumsoo Kim, Saki Mizoroki, Paul Frosh, Limor Shifman What Does #Freedom Look Like? Instagram and the Visual Imagination of Values doi: 10.1093/joc/jqab021
Amit Pinchevski

Levinas and Media Ethics: Between the Particular and the Universal

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-32103-5_19

Ido Ramati

Media in the Dissemination of Land of Israel Song


Aliza Forman-Rabinovici, Lilach Nir

Personalism or party platform? Gender quotas and women’s representation under different electoral system orientations

    Saki MizorokiLimor Shifman, Kaori Hayashi

    Hashtag Activism Lost in Translation: The Reformulation of #METOO in Japan



    Rebecca ScharlachBlake Hallinan, Limor Shifman

    The Cheshire Cat of Social Media: Values in Platform Plicies


    Nomy Bitman

    Rethinking Visibility, Personalization and Representation: Disability Activism in Social Media

    Link to PDF
     Yonatan FialkoffAmit Pinchevski

    Communicating communication - The recursive expertise of communication experts


    Neta Kligler-Vilenchik

    Collective Social Correction: Addressing Misinformation through Group Practices of Information Verification on WhatsApp

    Eedan Amit-Danhi‎‎

    Facts of (Financial) Life: Political Power and Revisualization Strategies on Social Media

    Link to PDF
    CJ ReynoldsNicholas John

    Cart Narcs and the Engineering of Social Shaming as Entertainment

    Link to PDF
    Roni DanzigerMia Schreiber

    Digital diplomacy: Face management in MFA Twitter accounts

    Hadar Levy-Landesberg

    Sound & the city: rethinking spatial epistemologies with Urban sound maps

    Tracy Adams, Sara Kopelman


    Remembering COVID-19: memory, crisis, and social media

    Christian Baden, Tali Aharoni, Maximillian Overbeck, Moran Avital & Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt

    Anchoring Uncertain Futures: How Voters Anticipate the Implications of Collective Political Choices

    Osnat Roth-Cohen, Hananel Rosenberg and Sabina Lissitsa Are you talking to me? Generation X, Y, Z responses to mobile advertising DOI: 10.1177/13548565211047342
    Blake Hallinan, Bumsoo Kim, Saki Mizoroki, Rebecca Scharlach, Tommaso Trillò, Mike Thelwall, Elad Segev & Limor Shifman The value(s) of social media rituals: a cross-cultural analysis of New Year’s resolutions
    Ido Ramati

    Thumbs up and down: The cultural technique of thumb-typing
    Dominik Zelinsky, Philip Smith, Sandra Simonsen From artistic consecration to degradation: The case of Sven Hassel DOI: 10.1177/00016993211022792
    Tal Laor, Hananel Rosenberg, Nili Steinfeld Oh, no, Pokémon GO! Media panic and fear of mobility in news coverage of an augmented reality phenomenon DOI:10.1177/20501579211052227
    Lilach Nir, David Nicolas Hopmann, Laia Castro

    Whose media are hostile? The spillover effect of interpersonal discussions on media bias perceptions

    DOI: 10.1515/commun-2019-0140
    Dmitry Epstein, Rotem Medzini Privacy by debate: A content analysis of post Cambridge Analytica congressional hearings Link
    Neta Kligler-Vilenchik, Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt, Pablo J. Boczkowski, Kaori Hayashi, Eugenia Mitchelstein, Mikko Villi Youth Political Talk in the Changing Media Environment: A CrossNational Typology DOI: 10.1177/19401612211055686

    Neta Kligler-Vilenchik, Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt, Pablo J. Boczkowski, Kaori Hayashi, Eugenia Mitchelstein, Mikko Villi

    Gendered power relations in the digital age: an analysis of Japanese women’s media choice and use within a global context

    • Nir Halevy, Ifat Maoz, Preeti Vani, Emily Reit

    Where the Blame Lies: Unpacking Groups Shifts Judgments of Blame in Intergroup Conflict
    Nir Halevy, Ifat Maoz, Preeti Vani, Emily Reit

    Where the Blame Lies: Unpacking Groups Into Their Constituent Subgroups Shifts Judgments of Blame in Intergroup Conflict
    Asaf Nissenbaum, David Freud Which Person Walks Into a Bar? A Typology of Globally Spread Humor on Twitter International Journal of Communication 15(2021), 5208–5228 1932–8036/20210005
    Lillian Boxman-Shabtai Encoding polysemy in the news DOI: 10.1177/14648849211045963
    Johannes Bennke

    Mediality/Theology/Religion: Aspects of a Singular Encounter
    Philipp K. Masur, Dmitry Epstein, Kelly Quinn, Carsten Wilhelm, Lemi Baruh, Christoph Lutz A Comparative Privacy Research Framework Link

    Tsfira Grebelsky-LichtmanKeren Mabar

    Female Politicians’ Gendered Communicative Structures

    Maya de Vries, Maya Majlaton The Voice of Silence: Patterns of Digital Participation Among Palestinian Women in East Jerusalem
    Zohar Kampf, Gadi Heimann, Lee Aldar

    “These are not just slogans” - Assertions of friendship between states


    Dmitry Epstein, Philipp K. Masur, Kelly Quinn, Lemi Baruh, Christoph Lutz

    Comparative Privacy and the Literacies of a Networked Age: A Critical Approach



    Research 2020


    Researcher/s Headline DOI

    Tali Aharoni, Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt, Christian Baden, Maximilian Overback

    Dynamics of (dis)trust between the news media and their audience: The case of the April 2019 Israeli exit polls

    Gadi Heimann, Zohar Kampf

    What makes them tick: Challenging the impersonal ethos in International Relations

    Tali Aharoni, Neta Kligler-Vilenchik, Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt

    “Be Less of a Slave to the News”: A Texto-Material Perspective on News Avoidance among Young Adults

    Shira Dvir-Gvirsman

    Understanding news engagement on social media: A media repertoire approach

    Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

    Commemorating from a distance: the digital transformation of Holocaust memory in times of COVID-19

    Roni Danziger, Zohar Kampf

    Interpretive Constructs in Contrast: The Case of Flattery in Hebrew and in Palestinian Arabic