Latest Publications

Complete publication lists of the researchers can be found on the respective team pages.
An overview of all publications at the Group for Media Research and Polital Communication can be found here: complete Publication list.
  • Arlt, D. (2024). In a reciprocal relationship? Examining the development and relationship between media trust and satisfaction with the government’s Coronavirus policy in Germany over time. SC|M, 13(1), 46-71. https://doi.org/10.5771/2192-4007-2024-1-46Schaller, S., Arlt, D., & Wolling, J. (2024). Agenda-Setting Effects During Times of Social Disruption: The Influence of Mass Media and Personal Experiences on Societal Concerns. International Journal of Communication, 18, 1537–1560 https://ijoc.org/index.php/ijoc/article/view/20884/4523Arlt, D., Zang, A. M., & Wolling, J. (2024). Die Energiewende in der Realität und in den Medien aus Sicht der Bevölkerung. Ergebnisse einer bundesweiten Befragung im Sommer 2023. https://doi.org/10.22032/dbt.58541Arlt, D., Schumann, C., & Wolling, J. (2023). What does the public know about technological solutions for achieving carbon neutrality? Citizens' knowledge of energy transition and the role of media. Frontiers in Communication, 8, 1-13. https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fcomm.2023.1005603Schumann, C., & Arlt, D. (2023). When citizens get fed up. Causes and consequences of issue fatigue – Results of a two-wave panel study during the coronavirus crisis. Communications - the European Journal of Communication Research, 48(1), 130-153. https://doi.org/doi:10.1515/commun-2021-0014Adam, S., Urman, A., Arlt, D., Gil-Lopez, T., Makhortykh, M., & Maier, M. (2023). Media Trust and the COVID-19 Pandemic: An Analysis of Short-Term Trust Changes, Their Ideological Drivers and Consequences in Switzerland. Communication Research, 50(2), 205 –229. https://doi.org/10.1177/00936502221127484Valli, C., Eugster, B., & Arlt, D. (2023). The More Sophisticated, the More Biased? Testing a New Measure of Political Sophistication on Biased Information Processing. International Journal of Public Opinion Research, 35(4), edad037. https://doi.org/10.1093/ijpor/edad037Arlt, D., Wolling, J., Schaller, S., & Schumann, C. (2023). Die politische Krise der Corona-Pandemie und die Rolle der Medien. Erkenntnisse aus Aggregat- und Individualdatenanalysen. Media Perspektiven(7), 1-13.Schaller, S., Wiedicke, A., Reifegerste, D., & Temmann, L. J. (2023). #social support: Der Einfluss von Responsibility Frames in sozialen Medien auf Verantwortungszuschreibungen zum Thema Depression. In J. Vogelgesang, N. Ströbele-Benschop, M. Schäfer, & D. Reifegerste (Hrsg.), Gesundheitskommunikation in Zeiten der COVID-19-Pandemie. Beiträge zur Jahrestagung der Fachgruppe Gesundheitskommunikation 2021, S.1-11. doi: https://doi.org/10.21241/ssoar.85052Temmann, L. J., Wiedicke, A., Schaller, S., Scherr, S., & Reifegerste, D. (2022). A Systematic Review of Responsibility Frames and Their Effects in the Health Context, Journal of Health Communication. https://doi.org/10.1080/10810730.2021.2020381