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, civic technology, 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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