Homero Gil de Zúñiga

  • University of Vienna, Austria

According to our database1, Homero Gil de Zúñiga authored at least 27 papers between 2006 and 2021.

Collaborative distances:
  • Dijkstra number2 of five.
  • Erdős number3 of five.



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PhD thesis 


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Beyond social media news use algorithms: how political discussion and network heterogeneity clarify incidental news exposure.
Online Inf. Rev., 2021

A typology of masspersonal information seeking repertoires (MISR): Global implications for political participation and subjective well-being.
New Media Soc., 2021

How do people learn about politics when inadvertently exposed to news? Incidental news paradoxical Direct and indirect effects on political knowledge.
Comput. Hum. Behav., 2021

Social media filtering and democracy: Effects of social media news use and uncivil political discussions on social media unfriending.
Comput. Hum. Behav., 2021

Assessing political second screening behavior and personality traits: The roles of economic development, freedom of expression and monochromatic vs. polychromatic cultures.
Telematics Informatics, 2020

A mathematical approach to assess research diversity: operationalization and applicability in communication sciences, political science, and beyond.
Scientometrics, 2020

Bursting the filter bubble: the mediating effect of discussion frequency on network heterogeneity.
Online Inf. Rev., 2020

Populism in the era of Twitter: How social media contextualized new insights into an old phenomenon.
New Media Soc., 2020

The unedited public sphere.
New Media Soc., 2020

News finds me perception and democracy: Effects on political knowledge, political interest, and voting.
New Media Soc., 2019

The impact of mobile communication uses on civic engagement: moderating effects of exposure to politically diverse and weak-tie networks.
Int. J. Mob. Commun., 2019

Political persuasion on social media: A moderated moderation model of political discussion disagreement and civil reasoning.
Inf. Soc., 2018

Content-expressive behavior and ideological extremity: An examination of the roles of emotional intelligence and information network heterogeneity.
New Media Soc., 2018

Effects of the News-Finds-Me Perception in Communication: Social Media Use Implications for News Seeking and Learning About Politics.
J. Comput. Mediat. Commun., 2017

Personality Traits and Social Media Use in 20 Countries: How Personality Relates to Frequency of Social Media Use, Social Media News Use, and Social Media Use for Social Interaction.
Cyberpsychology Behav. Soc. Netw., 2017

Political persuasion on social media: Tracing direct and indirect effects of news use and social interaction.
New Media Soc., 2016

Gaming Social Capital: Exploring Civic Value in Multiplayer Video Games.
J. Comput. Mediat. Commun., 2015

Political consumerism: Civic engagement and the social media connection.
New Media Soc., 2014

Stumbling upon news on the Internet: Effects of incidental news exposure and relative entertainment use on political engagement.
Comput. Hum. Behav., 2013

Social Media Use for News and Individuals' Social Capital, Civic Engagement and Political Participation.
J. Comput. Mediat. Commun., 2012

Profiling Online Political Content Creators: Advancing the Paths to Democracy.
Int. J. E Politics, 2012

The Mediating Path to a Stronger Citizenship: Online and Offline Networks, Weak Ties, and Civic Engagement.
Commun. Res., 2011

Online credibility and community among blog users.
Proceedings of the Bridging the Gulf: Communication and Information in Society, Technology, and Work, 2011

Who interacts on the Web?: The intersection of users' personality and social media use.
Comput. Hum. Behav., 2010

Weblogs, traditional sources online and political participation: an assessment of how the internet is changing the political environment.
New Media Soc., 2009

Reshaping Digital Inequality in the European Union: How Psychological Barriers Affect Internet Adoption Rates.
Webology, 2006

Cue Convergence.
Commun. Res., 2006