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Research

A. Journal Publications

Segev, S., Wang, W., & Fernandes, J. (2014). The effects of ad-context congruency on responses to advertising in blogs: Exploring the role of issue involvementInternational Journal of Advertising33 (1), 17-36.

Fernandes, J. (2013). Effects of negative political advertising and message repetition on candidate evaluation. Mass Communication & Society, 16 (2), 268-291.

Painter, D. L., Fernandes, J., & Miles, M. A. D. (2011). The effects of interest group advertising and partisan stereotypes on candidate races: Is same-sex marriage the defining civil rights issues of the new millennium? American Journal of Media Psychology, 4 (1-4), 63-79.

Kaid, L. L., Fernandes, J., & Painter, D. (2011). Effects of political advertising in the 2008 presidential campaign. American Behavioral Scientist, 55 (4), 437-456.

Fernandes, J., Giurcanu, M., Bowers, K. W., & Neely, J. C. (2010).
The writing on the wall: A content analysis of college students’ Facebook groups for the 2008 presidential election. Mass Communication & Society, 13 (5), 653-675.

B. Book Chapters and Encyclopedia Entries

Painter, D., Nashmi, E. A., Strömbäck, J., Fernandes, J., Xiang, Z., & Kim, J. Y. (2011). International coverage of the U.S. presidential campaign: Obamamania around the world. In J. A. Hendricks & L. L. Kaid & (eds.),
Techno-Politics and Presidential Campaigning: New Technologies, New Voices, New Voters (pp. 213-233). New York, NY: Routledge.

Strömbäck, J., Painter, D., & Fernandes, J. (2011). International media’s love affair with Barack Obama: Global coverage of the 2008 U.S. presidential campaign. In M. McKinney & M. Banwart (eds.),
Communication in the 2008 U.S. election: Digital natives elect a president (pp. 275 – 294). New York: Peter Lang Publishers.

Fernandes, J. (2008). Brazil, media and the political system. In L. L. Kaid & C. Holtz-Bacha (eds.), Encyclopedia of political communication (pp. 65-67, Vol. 1). CA: Sage. 

Fernandes, J. (2008). Cardoso, Fernando Henrique (1931 -). In L. L. Kaid & C. Holtz-Bacha (eds.), Encyclopedia of political communication (pp. 86, Vol. 1). CA: Sage. 

Fernandes, J. (2008). Collor de Mello, Fernando (1949 -). In L. L. Kaid & C. Holtz-Bacha (eds.), Encyclopedia of political communication (pp. 116, Vol. 1). CA: Sage. 

Fernandes, J. (2008). Vargas, Getulio (1882 – 1954). In L. L. Kaid & C. Holtz-Bacha (eds.), Encyclopedia of political communication (pp. 806, Vol. 2). CA: Sage. 

Williams, A. P., Kaid, L. L., Landreville, K., Fernandes, J., Yun, H. J., Bagley, D., & Urriste, S. (2007). The representation of the European Union elections in news media coverage around the world. In L. L. Kaid (ed.), The EU expansion: Communicating shared sovereignty in the parliamentary elections (pp. 153-173). New York: Peter Lang Publishers.

Kaid, L. L., Postelnicu, M., Landreville, K., Williams, A. P., Hostrup-Larsen, C., Urriste, S., Fernandes, J., Yun, H. J., & Bagley, D. (2005). Campaigning in the new Europe: News media presentations of the 2004 European Union parliamentary elections. In C. Holtz-Bacha (Ed.), Europawahl 2004: Massenmedien im Europawahlkampf (European vote 2004: The mass media in the European election campaign) (pp. 228-251). Wiesbaden, Germany: VS-Verlag.

C. Conference Papers 
 
Segev, S., Fernandes, J., & Wang, W. (2013). Loss for me or loss for the environment? The effect of message framing and point of reference on responses to green advertising. Paper presented at the 2013 American Academy of Advertising Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Kim, J. Y., Fernandes, J., & Giurcanu, M. (2013). Exploring young voters’ political use of Facebook: Florida election context. Paper presented at the 2013 Midwest Political Science Association Conference, Chicago, Illinois.

Giurcanu, M., Fernandes, J., & Kim, J. Y. (2013). Second order elections and second order conversations?: Mapping out the relationship between young voters and online political involvement in the 2010 midterm US Elections. Paper presented at the 2013 Midwest Political Science Association Conference, Chicago, Illinois.

Painter, D., Fernandes, J., Mahone, J., & Nashmi, E. (2012). Social networking sites and interactivity: Differential expression effects in campaign 2012. Paper presented at the 2012 National Communication Association Conference, Orlando, Florida.

Fernandes, J., & Shumow, M. (2012). Framing politics in transnational communities: Spanish-language immigrant media and election coverage in South Florida. Paper presented at the 2012 International Communication Association Conference, Phoenix, Arizona.

Segev, S., Fernandes, J., & Wang, W. (2012). Advertising in blogs: Effects of ad-context congruence, product involvement, and issue involvement on responses to banner ads. Paper presented at the 2012 American Academy of Advertising Conference, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Fernandes, J., & Wang, W. (2011). Reducing reactance: Exploring the effects of the pairing strategy. Paper presented at the 2011 National Communication Association Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Giurcanu, M., Fernandes, J., & Kim, J. Y. (2011). Second order elections and second order conversations? A content analysis of youth wall conversations on Facebook for political candidates at last presidential and midterm congressional elections. Paper presented at the 2011 American Political Science Association, Seattle, Washington.
 
Jain, R., De Moya, M., & Fernandes, J. (2011). Framing the rise and fall of Sonia Gandhi during the 2004 general elections in India. Paper presented at the 2011 Association for Education in Journalism & Mass Communication Conference, St. Louis, Missouri.
 
Fernandes, J. (2011). Today's vote is not tomorrow's vote: The influence of time perspective on vote likelihood. Paper presented at the 2011 International Communication Association Conference, Boston, Massachusetts.
 
Painter, D., Fernandes, J., & Miles, Maridith. (2010). The Effects of Interest Group Campaigns on Candidate Evaluations: Agenda-Setting, Partisan Stereotypes, and Information Processing in Televised Political Advertising. Paper presented at the 2010 Association for Education in Journalism & Mass Communication Conference, Denver, Colorado.

Bowers, K. W., Fernandes, J., Giurcanu, M., & Neely, J. C. (2010). The writing on the wall: A content analysis of college students’ Facebook groups for the 2008 presidential election. Paper presented at the 2010 Association for Education in Journalism & Mass Communication Conference, Denver, Colorado.

Fernandes, J. (2009). The influence of advertising spacing on candidate evaluation. Paper presented at the 2009 Association for Education in Journalism & Mass Communication Conference, Boston, Massachusetts.

Fernandes, J. (2009). The influence of advertising spacing on candidate evaluation. Paper presented at the 2009 AEJMC Midwinter Conference, Norman, Oklahoma.

Fernandes, J., & Kaid, L. L. (2009). The influence of repeated exposure to negative political advertisements on the evaluations of candidates and vote intention. Paper presented at the 2009 American Academy of Advertising Conference, Cincinnati, Ohio.
 
Stromback, J., Painter, D., Fernandes, J., Xiang, Z., Nashmi, E., & Kim, J. Y. (2009). Coverage of the U.S. presidential campaign: Obamamania around the world. Paper presented at the 2009 Broadcast Education Association Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Zheng, X., Painter, D., Fernandes, J., & Nashmi, E. A. (2009). Print media coverage of the 2008 U.S. presidential election: Comparative content analysis of press coverage from around the world. Paper presented at the 2009 AEJMC Midwinter Conference, Norman, Oklahoma.

Kaid, L. L., Yun, H. J., Fernandes, J., Shen, F., Kim, Y., & LeGrange, A. G. (2008). Reconsidering the effects of message content and sponsorship on political advertising. Paper presented at 2008 American Political Science Association Conference, Boston, Massachusetts.

D. Refereed Online Journal Articles

Fernandes, J. (2003). Media: Constructing or structuring social reality? [written in Portuguese] Cadernos de Comunicacao Digital. Available at http://www.comunica.unisinos.br/cadernos/art02_03.htm

Fernandes, J. (2003). The agenda-setting hypothesis: Studies and perspectives [written in Portuguese]. Razon y Palabra, 34(8), available at
http://www.razonypalabra.org.mx/anteriores/n35/jbrum.html

E. Work in Progress

- Advertising

"Guilt."

“Fear appeals in political advertising.”

“Green Advertising” (with Sigal Segev & Weirui Wang).

"Reactance" (with Weirui Wang).

“Time perspective.” First paper based on my dissertation.

- Online Political Communication/Social Media

“Facebook and the 2010 midterm election” (with 
Magda Giurcanu & Ji Young Kim). 

“Facebook political engagement in Florida” (with 
Ji Young Kim, Magda Giurcanu, & Morgan Watkins). 

“Facebook and the 2008 and 2012 presidential election” (with Ji Young Kim & Magda Giurcanu).

- International Political Communication 

“Immigrant media” (with Moses Shumow).

“Framing candidates” (with Rajul Jain & Maria de Moya). 
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