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Social Sciences and Humanities H-index 110 Citations 54,013 413 World Ranking 10 National Ranking 1

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Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, United Kingdom

Overview

What is she best known for?

The fields of study she is best known for:

  • Law
  • World War II
  • The Internet

Her main research concerns The Internet, Public relations, Social psychology, New media and Advertising. Sonia Livingstone has included themes like Harm and SAFER in her The Internet study. Her Public relations research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Pedagogy, Educational technology, Literacy, Computer literacy and Path analysis.

Her Social psychology research includes elements of Mediation, Value, Affordance, Qualitative research and Internet privacy. Her study in New media is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Media access, Multimedia, Media relations and Media studies. The study incorporates disciplines such as Social skills, Grandparent and Creative industries in addition to Advertising.

Her most cited work include:

  • Taking risky opportunities in youthful content creation: teenagers' use of social networking sites for intimacy, privacy and self-expression (1209 citations)
  • Gradations in digital inclusion: children, young people and the digital divide (680 citations)
  • Parental Mediation of Children's Internet Use (495 citations)

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

Sonia Livingstone focuses on Public relations, The Internet, Media studies, Advertising and Social psychology. Sonia Livingstone combines subjects such as Digital media, Media literacy and Literacy with her study of Public relations. Her The Internet research incorporates elements of Harm, Internet privacy and SAFER.

Her Media studies study combines topics in areas such as New media, Social psychology, Social science and Politics.

She most often published in these fields:

  • Public relations (28.67%)
  • The Internet (23.17%)
  • Media studies (15.17%)

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

  • Public relations (28.67%)
  • Internet privacy (7.17%)
  • The Internet (23.17%)

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

Public relations, Internet privacy, The Internet, Digital media and Digital skills are her primary areas of study. She undertakes multidisciplinary studies into Public relations and Futures contract in her work. Her Internet privacy study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Literacy, Personally identifiable information, Data Protection Act 1998 and Negotiation.

The concepts of her The Internet study are interwoven with issues in Diversification and Harm. As part of one scientific family, she deals mainly with the area of Digital media, narrowing it down to issues related to the Information and Communications Technology, and often Empowerment, Social class and Psychological intervention. Her work carried out in the field of Social media brings together such families of science as Social psychology and Media studies.

Between 2016 and 2021, her most popular works were:

  • Maximizing Opportunities and Minimizing Risks for Children Online: The Role of Digital Skills in Emerging Strategies of Parental Mediation (112 citations)
  • EU Kids Online (98 citations)
  • Children and young people’s rights in the digital age: An emerging agenda: (79 citations)

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

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Social science

Her scientific interests lie mostly in Public relations, Internet privacy, Digital media, The Internet and Parental mediation. Her Public relations study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Social environment and Section. Her Internet privacy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Media literacy, Data Protection Act 1998 and Literacy.

Her research on Digital media also deals with topics like

  • Psychological intervention that connect with fields like Economic growth, Rhetoric, Redress, Empowerment and Social class,
  • Information and Communications Technology which intersects with area such as Mediation, Young adolescents, Face and International development,
  • Right to property which intersects with area such as Convention on the Rights of the Child, Public administration and Digital rights,
  • Fundamental rights and related Normative, Social science and Vulnerability. The The Internet study combines topics in areas such as Educational technology, Key and SAFER. She has researched Parental mediation in several fields, including Developmental psychology, Intervention and Rules of engagement.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Top Publications

Taking risky opportunities in youthful content creation: teenagers' use of social networking sites for intimacy, privacy and self-expression

Sonia Livingstone.
New Media & Society (2008)

2638 Citations

Young People and New Media: Childhood and the Changing Media Environment

Sonia M. Livingstone.
(2000)

1837 Citations

Gradations in digital inclusion: children, young people and the digital divide

Sonia Livingstone;Ellen J. Helsper.
New Media & Society (2007)

1481 Citations

Talk on Television: Audience Participation and Public Debate

Sonia M. Livingstone;Peter K. Lunt.
(1993)

1422 Citations

Connected Learning: An Agenda for Research and Design

Mizuko Ito;Kris Gutiérrez;Sonia Livingstone;Bill Penuel.
(2013)

1333 Citations

Risks and safety on the internet: the perspective ofEuropean children. Full findings.

Sonia Livingstone;Leslie Haddon;Anke Gorzig;Kjartan Olafsson.
(2011)

1322 Citations

Media Literacy and the Challenge of New Information and Communication Technologies

Sonia Livingstone.
The Communication Review (2004)

1178 Citations

Making Sense of Television: The Psychology of Audience Interpretation

Sonia M. Livingstone.
(1989)

1174 Citations

On the mediation of everything: ICA presidential address 2008

Sonia Livingstone.
Journal of Communication (2009)

1094 Citations

Children and the Internet

Sonia Livingstone.
(1994)

1087 Citations

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