Selected publications

    Webster, J. G., & Ksiasek, T. B. (2012). The dynamics of audience fragmentation: Public attention in an age of digital media. Journal of Communication, 62, 39-56.

    Kim, S. J., & Webster, J. G. (2012). The impact of a multichannel environment on television news viewing: A longitudinal study of news audience polarization in South Korea. International Journal of Communication, 6, 838-856.

    Taneja, H., Webster, J. G., Malthouse, E. C., & Ksiazek, T. B. (2012). Media consumption across platforms: Identifying user-defined repertoires. New Media & Society, 14(6), 951–968.

    Webster, J. G. (2011). The duality of media: A structurational theory of public attention. Communication Theory, 21, 43-66.

    Webster, J. G. (2010). User information regimes: How social media shape patterns of consumption. Northwestern University Law Review, 104(2), 593-612.

    Webster, J. G. (2009). The role of structure in media choice. In T. Hartmann (Ed.) Media Choice: A theoretical and empirical overview. New York & London: Routledge, 221-233.

    Webster, J. G. (2008). Structuring a marketplace of attention. In J. Turow & L. Tsui (Eds.). The hyperlinked society: Questioning connections in the digital age. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 23-38.

    Ksiazek, T. B. & Webster, J. G. (2008). Cultural proximity and audience behavior: The role of language in patterns of polarization and multicultural fluency. Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media, 52(3), 485-503.

    Webster, J. G. (2008). Developments in audience measurement and research. In B. Calder (Ed.) Kellogg on advertising and media. New York: Wiley, 123-138.

    Webster, J. G. (2008). Audience research. In W. Donsbach (Ed.). The international encyclopedia of communication (Vol 1). Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 257-261.

    Webster, J. G. (2008). Nielsen ratings. In W. Donsbach (Ed.). The international encyclopedia of communication (Vol 7). Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 3318-3320.

    Webster, J. G. (2008). People-meter. In W. Donsbach (Ed.). The international encyclopedia of communication (Vol 8). Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 3543-3546.

    Webster, J. G. (2008). Ratings methods. In W. Donsbach (Ed.). The international encyclopedia of communication (Vol. 9). Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 4111-4115.

    Webster, J. G. (2006). Diversity of exposure. In P. Napoli (Ed.). Media diversity and localism: Meaning and metrics. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

    Webster, J. G. (2006). Audience flow past and present: Inheritance effects reconsidered. Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media, 50(2), 323-337.

    Yuan, E. &, Webster, J. G. (2006). Channel repertoires: Using peoplemeter data in Beijing. Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media, 50(3), 524-536.

    Webster, J. G. (2005). Beneath the veneer of fragmentation: Television audience polarization in a multi-channel world. Journal of Communication. 55(2), 366-382.

    Webster, J. & Lin, S. (2002). The internet audience: Web use as mass behavior. Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media, 46(1), 1-12.

    Webster, J. G. (2001). Audience measurement. In N.J. Smelser & P.B. Baltes (Eds.), International encyclopedia of the social & behavioral sciences. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 923-926.

    Webster J. G. (1998). The audience. Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media, 42(2), 190-207.

    Webster, J. G. (1986). Audience behavior in the new media environment. Journal of Communication, 36(3), 77-91.

    Webster, J. G. & Wakshlag, J. (1983). A theory of television program choice. Communication Research, 10, 430-446.