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The Call of Higher Duty: How the Economy of Patriotism Extends from Real Civilians to Virtual Soldiers
(Rice University, 2017)
This project explores how military first-person shooter videogames serve as cultural artifacts grounded within the economy of patriotism. Essentially, the economy of patriotism is the system of exchange in which civilians ...
A Crisis of People or Politics? : Revisiting the Impact of Narrative Framing of Immigration in German Newspapers in 2018
(Rice University, 2019-05)
In 2017, a report (Georgiou & Zaborowski) traced the media portrayal of the 2015 refugee crisis and of immigrants in European countries. The authors reported a general negative portrayal of immigrants in the news. Additionally, ...
Early Campaign Contact and Voter Turnout in the 2018 Texas State Senate District 6 Special Election
(Rice University, 2019-04)
The creation of early in person (EIP) voting periods has been a popular policy implemented by state legislatures seeking to increase voter turnout through decreasing the costs of going to the polls. The efficacy of EIP ...