about the CCCE



Agarwal, S. D., Barthel, M. L., Rost, C., Borning, A., Bennett, W. L., & Johnson, C. N. (2014). Grassroots organizing in the digital age: considering values and technology in Tea Party and Occupy Wall Street. Information, Communication & Society, (ahead-of-print), 1-16.

Bennett, W. L., Segerberg, A., & Walker, S. (2014). Organization in the crowd: peer production in large-scale networked protests. Information, Communication & Society, 17(2), 232-260.


Agarwal, S. D., Johnson, C. N., Bennett, W. L., & Borning, A. (2013). Grassroots Organizing in the Digital Age: Considering Values and Technology Decision-making in Tea Party and Occupy Wall Street. Selected Papers of Internet Research, 3.

Agarwal, S. D., & Barthel, M. L. (2013). The friendly barbarians: Professional norms and work routines of online journalists in the United States. Journalism, 1464884913511565.

The Logic of Connective ActionBennett, W. L., & Segerberg, A. (2013). The logic of connective action: Digital media and the personalization of contentious politics. Cambridge University Press.

Bennett, W. L. & Segerberg, A. (2013). “The Logic of Connective Action: Digital Media and the Personalization of Contentious Politics.” (with Alexandra Segerberg). Chinese translation published in Communication & Society. 「連結性行動」的邏輯 數字媒體和個人化的抗爭性政治 蘭斯.班尼特、亞歷山卓.塞格柏格 史安斌、楊雲康 譯 Vol. 26, 211-246. Accompanying interview with the editors on “News, Politics, Social Movements and Digital Media,” 1-33.

Frank, E., Howard, P. H., & Joyce, M. (2013). “Digital Activism and Non-Violent Conflict,” Digital Activism Research Project, 2013. 23 pp. Seattle, University of Washington. [POLICY PAPER]

Freelon, D., Wells, C., & Bennett, W. L. (2013). Participation in the Youth Civic Web: Assessing User Activity Levels in Web sites Presenting Two Civic Styles. Journal of Information Technology & Politics, 10(3), 293-309.

Gilmore, J. & Howard, P. N. (2013). “Does Social Media Make a Difference in Political Campaigns? Digital Dividends in Brazil’s 2010 National Elections.” Center for Communication and Civic Engagement, Working Paper 2. Seattle: University of Washington, 2013. [WORKING PAPER]

Howard, P. N., & Hussain, M. M. (2013). Democracy's Fourth Wave?: Digital Media and the Arab Spring. Oxford University Press.

Hussain, M. M., & Howard, P. N. (2013). What best explains successful protest cascades? ICTs and the fuzzy causes of the Arab Spring. International Studies Review, 15(1), 48-66.

Hussain, M. M. & Howard, P. N. (2013). State Power 2.0. Ashgate.

Pfetsch, B., Adam, S., & Bennett, W. L. (2013). The Critical Linkage Between Online and Offline Media an Approach to Researching the Conditions of Issue Spill-Over. JAVNOST-THE PUBLIC, 20(3), 9-22.


Bennett, L. & Segerberg, A. (2012) “The Logic of Connective Action.” Information, Communication & Society. 15 (5): 739- 768.

Bennett, W. L. (2012). The personalization of politics political identity, social media, and changing patterns of participation. The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 644(1), 20-39.

Freelon, D. G., Kriplean, T., Morgan, J., Bennett, W. L., & Borning, A. (2012). Facilitating diverse political engagement with the living voters guide. Journal of Information Technology & Politics, 9(3), 279-297.

Hussain, M. M., & Howard, P. N. (2012). “Opening Closed Regimes: Civil Society, Information Infrastructure, and Political Islam.” In: E. Anduiza, M. Jensen, & L. Jorba (Eds.), Comparing Digital Politics: Civic Engagement and Political Participation. Cambridge University Press.

Kriplean, T., Morgan, J., Freelon, D., Borning, A., & Bennett, L. (2012, February). Supporting reflective public thought with considerit. In Proceedings of the ACM 2012 conference on

Computer Supported Cooperative Work (pp. 265-274). ACM.


Bennett, W. L., Foot, K., & Xenos, M. (2011). Narratives and network organization: A comparison of fair trade systems in two nations. Journal of Communication, 61(2), 219-245.

Bennett, W. L., Wells, C., & Freelon, D. (2011). Communicating civic engagement: contrasting models of citizenship in the youth web sphere. Journal of Communication, 61(5), 835-856.

De Graaf & Batker (2011). What’s the Economy For, Anyway?: Why It’s Time to Stop Chasing Growth and Start Pursuing Happiness. New York, NY: Bloomsbury.

Howard, P. (2011). Castells and The Media: Theory & Media. Malden, MA: Polity Press.

Howard, P. N., Agarwal, S. D., & Hussain, M. M. (2011). When do states disconnect their digital networks? Regime responses to the political uses of social media. The Communication Review, 14(3), 216-232.

Howard, P. N., & Hussain, M. M. (2011). “The Role of Digital Media.” Journal of Democracy, The Upheavals in Egypt and Tunisia, 22(3), 35-48.

Nahon, K., Hemsley, J., Walker, S., & Hussain, M. (2011). Fifteen minutes of fame: The power of blogs in the lifecycle of viral political information. Policy & Internet, 3(1), 1-28.


Howard, P. (2010). The Digital Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy: Information Technology and Political Islam. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.


Center for Communication & Civic Engagement