Nonverbal influence and the expanding boundaries of political communication research

Erik P. Bucy (Lead Author), Delia Dumitrescu

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Research on the visual and nonverbal aspects of political communication is experiencing a renaissance of sorts, expanding the boundaries of an already innovative and dynamic branch of cross-disciplinary scholarship. The articles assembled in this special issue represent the breadth of work now occurring at this vibrant crossroads of scholarly inquiry. This introduction discusses each contribution while providing an overview of the entire issue.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1651–1655
Number of pages5
JournalAmerican Behavioral Scientist
Issue number14
Early online date19 Dec 2016
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2016


  • Nonverbal communication
  • election campaigns
  • political visuals
  • television news
  • visual framing
  • social media

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