This blog is written by Robert C. Richards, Jr., PhD, JD, MSLIS, MA, BA.
I can be contacted by email at: rcr5122 [at] psu [dot] edu
Research topics: legal communication, political communication, group communication, message reception, organizational communication, law and society, sense-making, intersubjectivity, relevance, goals in communication, democratic deliberation, participatory governance, democratic theory, information in deliberation, information in citizens’ political and legal communication, social cognition in political and legal communication, civic technology, open data, access to justice, legal information systems.
Methods: quantitative (structural equation modeling, multilevel modeling, regression, analysis of variance, factor analysis, survey methods, experimental methods) and qualitative (ethnographic methods).
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