FIMS Publications

 

The research in Information and Media Studies Publications covers a range of subjects pertaining to information and knowledge and the ways they move through and shape society. They encompass media studies, popular music and culture, journalism, health information sciences, and library and information science.

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Submissions from 2016

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Review of Ana E. Schaposchnik, The Lima Inquisition: The Plight of Crypto-Jews in Seventeenth-Century Peru, Jason Dyck

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Review of Ann Twinam, Purchasing Whiteness: Pardos, Mulattos, and the Quest for Social Mobility in the Spanish Indies, Jason Dyck

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Knowledge Translation in Agriculture: A Literature Review / L'application des connaissances dans le secteur agricole: une revue de la littérature, Isioma N. Elueze

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Rob Ford, Romayne Smith Fullerton

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“Telling Tales In the Shadow of Giants: Canada, Ireland, and the Ethics of Crime Coverage.”, Romayne Smith Fullerton and M J. Patterson

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Rural Men’s Health, Health Information Seeking, and Gender Identities: A Conceptual Theoretical Review of the Literature, Bradley C. Hiebert, Beverly Leipert, Sandra Regan, and Jacquelyn A. Burkell

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Heroes for the helpless: A critical discourse analysis of Canadian national print media’s coverage of the food insecurity crisis in Nunavut, Bradley Hiebert and Elaine Power

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Boundary Objects in Information Science, Isto Huvila, Theresa Dirndorfer Anderson, Eva Jansen, Pam McKenzie, and Adam Worrall

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A Model of Social Media Engagement: User Profiles, Gratifications, and Experiences, Lori McCay-Peet and Anabel Quan-Haase

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Writing and reading the results: the reporting of research rigour tactics in information behaviour research as evident in the published proceedings of the biennial ISIC conferences, 1996 – 2014, Lynne EF McKechnie, Roger Chabot, Nicole K. Dalmer, Heidi Julien, and Cass Mabbott

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Display-through-Foregrounding by Photojournalists as Self-Reflexivity in Photojournalism: Two Case Studies of Accidental Peace Photojournalism, Saumava Mitra

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“Taking back” information literacy: Time and the one-shot in the neoliberal university, Karen P. Nicholson

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Through Google-Colored Glass(es): Design, Emotion, Class, and Wearables as Commodity and Control, Safiya Umoja Noble and Sarah T. Roberts

Multilingual Information Retrieval & Use: Perceptions and Practices Amongst Bi/Multilingual Academic Users, P. Nzomo, I. Ajiferuke, and L. Vaughan

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Beyond simple charts: Design of visualizations for big health data, Oluwakemi Ola and Kamran Sedig

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At A Crossroads or Caught in the Crossfire? Crime Coverage in Portugal, Spain, and Italy, M J. Patterson, Romayne Smith Fullerton, and J Tunon

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Information seeking and use in the context of minimalist lifestyles, Angela Pollak

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Musical Artists Capitalizing on Hybrid Identities: A Case Study of Drake the “Authentic” “Black” “Canadian” “Rapper”, Amara Pope

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Covering Canadian Crime: What Journalists Know and Publics Should Question, Chris Richardson and Romayne Smith Fullerton

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Commercial Content Moderation: Digital Laborers' Dirty Work, Sarah T. Roberts

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Digital Refuse: Canadian Garbage, Commercial Content Moderation and the Global Circulation of Social Media’s Waste, Sarah T. Roberts

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In/visibility, Sarah T. Roberts

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Empowered to Name, Inspired to Act: Social Responsibility and Diversity as Calls to Action in the LIS Context, Sarah T. Roberts and Safiya Umoja Noble

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Supporting Sensemaking of Complex Objects with Visualizations: Visibility and Complementarity of Interactions, Kamran Sedig, Paul Parsons, Hai-Ning Liang, and Jim Morey

Uncovering information from social media hyperlinks: An investigation of twitter, L. Vaughan