Media Storms: How Lurching News Coverage Can Skew (and Enhance) Our Perceptions of the World
Boydstun is author of Making the News: Politics, the Media, and Agenda Setting (2013, Chicago) and co-author of The Decline of the Death Penalty and the Discovery of Innocence (2008, Cambridge). Boydstun earned her M.A. and Ph.D in Political Science from Pennsylvania State University
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The 2015 ISS conference series showcased world-class research by social scientists across UC Davis and by top researchers from across the country. Each day of the conference focused on a unique aspect of inquiry, including people in societies, perceptions and reality and the role of social networks in decision making. This conference was co-sponsored by the Robert Mondavi Institute for Wine and Food Science, the Davis Humanities Institute and the Center for Regional Change.