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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 54 Citations 13,626 176 World Ranking 983 National Ranking 191

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Awards & Achievements

2016 - Member of Academia Europaea

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Social science
  • Epistemology

His primary scientific interests are in Media studies, Social science, Digital media, Epistemology and Democracy. The various areas that Nick Couldry examines in his Media studies study include Space, Media, Gender studies, Power and Politics. Social theory is the focus of his Social science research.

His Digital media research includes elements of New media, Social media and Media relations. His Relation study in the realm of Epistemology interacts with subjects such as Process. His Democracy research incorporates themes from Mainstream, Subsidy, Media consumption and Value.

His most cited work include:

  • Media Rituals: A Critical Approach (486 citations)
  • Why Voice Matters: Culture and Politics After Neoliberalism (412 citations)
  • Mediatization or mediation? Alternative understandings of the emergent space of digital storytelling (395 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Nick Couldry focuses on Media studies, Social science, Politics, Public relations and Media consumption. His work in Media studies covers topics such as Power which are related to areas like Empirical research. His Social science research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Digital media, Digital storytelling, Cultural studies, Epistemology and Social media.

In his research on the topic of Epistemology, Media system dependency theory is strongly related with Symbolic power. His research in Politics is mostly concerned with Democracy. The study incorporates disciplines such as Reflexivity, Focus group and Public engagement in addition to Media consumption.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Media studies (27.04%)
  • Social science (23.33%)
  • Politics (17.41%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Epistemology (11.85%)
  • Datafication (2.96%)
  • Capitalism (1.85%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Nick Couldry spends much of his time researching Epistemology, Datafication, Capitalism, Colonialism and Order. His work on Form of the Good is typically connected to Perspective as part of general Epistemology study, connecting several disciplines of science. His Datafication research incorporates elements of Media studies, Media event, Dominance, Advertising and Symbolic power.

His work carried out in the field of Media studies brings together such families of science as Mythology, Dataveillance and Autonomy. His Capitalism research incorporates elements of Postcolonialism, Relation and Value. His research investigates the connection between Politics and topics such as Power that intersect with problems in Public relations.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Data Colonialism: Rethinking Big Data’s Relation to the Contemporary Subject: (136 citations)
  • The Costs of Connection: How Data Is Colonizing Human Life and Appropriating It for Capitalism (46 citations)
  • Media as data extraction: towards a new map of a transformed communications field (32 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Social science
  • Epistemology

Nick Couldry mainly focuses on Datafication, Capitalism, Media studies, Colonialism and Politics. In the field of Media studies, his study on Media event overlaps with subjects such as Resource. His Colonialism study combines topics in areas such as Epistemology, Relation and Subject.

His study in the field of Bureaucracy also crosses realms of Means of production. His work deals with themes such as Social order, Political economy and Appropriation, which intersect with Smart objects. His research in Value intersects with topics in Narrative, Personalization, Multimedia, Face and Everyday life.

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Best Publications

The Mediated Construction of Reality

Nick Couldry;Andreas Hepp.
(2016)

1188 Citations

Media Consumption and Public Engagement: Beyond the Presumption of Attention

Nick Couldry;Sonia M. Livingstone;Tim Markham.
(2007)

898 Citations

Media Rituals: A Critical Approach

Nick Couldry.
(2003)

756 Citations

Conceptualizing Mediatization: Contexts, Traditions, Arguments

Nick Couldry;Andreas Hepp.
Communication Theory (2013)

756 Citations

Why Voice Matters: Culture and Politics After Neoliberalism

Nick Couldry.
(2010)

627 Citations

Mediatization or mediation? Alternative understandings of the emergent space of digital storytelling

Nick Couldry.
New Media & Society (2008)

607 Citations

Theorising media as practice

Nick Couldry.
Social Semiotics (2004)

556 Citations

Big Data from the bottom up

Nick Couldry;Alison Powell.
Big Data & Society (2014)

499 Citations

Media, Society, World: Social Theory and Digital Media Practice

Nick Couldry.
(2012)

470 Citations

The Place of Media Power: Pilgrims and Witnesses of the Media Age

Nick Couldry.
(2000)

361 Citations

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Neil Selwyn

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Douglas Kellner

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Kerry Chamberlain

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Trevor Gale

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Bob Lingard

Bob Lingard

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John Street

John Street

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Seth C. Lewis

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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