Amy Bree Becker
Amy Bree Becker
Associate Professor, Department of Communication, Loyola University Maryland
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Moments of Zen: Effects of The Daily Show on information seeking and political learning
MA Xenos, AB Becker
Political Communication 26 (3), 317-332, 2009
Determinants of public support for same-sex marriage: Generational cohorts, social contact, and shifting attitudes
AB Becker
International Journal of Public Opinion Research, 2012
The role of perceptions of media bias in general and issue-specific political participation
SS Ho, AR Binder, AB Becker, P Moy, DA Scheufele, D Brossard, ...
Mass Communication and Society 14 (3), 343-374, 2011
Political humor as democratic relief? The effects of exposure to comedy and straight news on trust and efficacy
AB Becker
Atlantic Journal of Communication 19 (5), 235-250, 2011
New Voters, New Outlook? Predispositions, Social Networks, and the Changing Politics of Gay Civil Rights*
AB Becker, DA Scheufele
Social Science Quarterly 92 (2), 324-345, 2011
Comedy types and political campaigns: The differential influence of other-directed hostile humor and self-ridicule on candidate evaluations
AB Becker
Mass Communication and Society 15 (6), 791-812, 2012
What’s marriage (and family) got to do with it? Support for same-sex marriage, legal unions, and gay and lesbian couples raising children.
AB Becker
Social Science Quarterly, 2012
Sizing up The Daily Show: Audience perceptions of political comedy programming
AB Becker, MA Xenos, DJ Waisanen
Atlantic Journal of Communication 18 (3), 144-157, 2010
Moral politicking: Public attitudes toward gay marriage in an election context
AB Becker, DA Scheufele
The International Journal of Press/Politics 14 (2), 186-211, 2009
Star power? Advocacy, receptivity, and viewpoints on celebrity involvement in issue politics
AB Becker
Atlantic journal of communication 21 (1), 1-16, 2013
Getting citizens involved: How controversial policy debates stimulate issue participation during a political campaign
AB Becker, KE Dalrymple, D Brossard, DA Scheufele, AC Gunther
International Journal of Public Opinion Research 22 (2), 181-203, 2010
Humiliate my enemies or mock my friends? Applying disposition theory of humor to the study of political parody appreciation and attitudes toward candidates
AB Becker
Human Communication Research 40 (2), 137-160, 2014
Making sense of The Daily Show: Understanding the role of partisan heuristics in political comedy effects
MA Xenos, P Moy, AB Becker
The Stewart/Colbert effect: Essays on the real impacts of fake news, 47-62, 2011
Employment discrimination, local school boards, and LGBT civil rights: Reviewing 25 years of public opinion data
AB Becker
International Journal of Public Opinion Research 26 (3), 342-354, 2014
Misperceptions in polarized politics: The role of knowledge, religiosity, and media
MA Cacciatore, SK Yeo, DA Scheufele, MA Xenos, DH Choi, D Brossard, ...
PS: Political Science & Politics 47 (3), 654-661, 2014
Playing with politics: Online political parody, affinity for political humor, anxiety reduction, and implications for political efficacy
AB Becker
Mass Communication and Society 17 (3), 424-445, 2014
A new American family? Public opinion toward family status and perceptions of the challenges faced by children of same-sex parents
AB Becker, ME Todd
Journal of GLBT Family Studies 9 (5), 425-448, 2013
Stimulating upstream engagement: An experimental study of nanotechnology information seeking
MA Xenos, AB Becker, AA Anderson, D Brossard, DA Scheufele
Social Science Quarterly 92 (5), 1191-1214, 2011
What about those interviews? The impact of exposure to political comedy and cable news on factual recall and anticipated political expression
AB Becker
International Journal of Public Opinion Research 25 (3), 344-356, 2013
From funny features to entertaining effects: Connecting approaches to communication research on political comedy
AB Becker, DJ Waisanen
Review of Communication 13 (3), 161-183, 2013
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