Getting Published: The Acquisition Process at University Presses (Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1989). Received a full-page review in The New York Times Book Review and excerpted in The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Inside America's Christian Schools (Macon, Ga.: Mercer University Press, 1987). Journalistic field research involving schools in 30 states, emanating from a Rockefeller Foundation Fellowship in Religious Studies for Journalists at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
"Barriers to Media Development" (with Glenn W. Scott and Richard Landesberg), Global Journalism: Topical Issues and Media Systems, 5th ed., Arnold de Beer, ed. (Boston: Pearson/Allyn & Bacon, 2009), pp. 48-64.
"Indirect Measures: Institutional Data, Surveys, Interviews, and Advisory Boards," Assessing Media Education, William Christ, ed. (Mahwah, N.J.: Erlbaum, 2006), pp. 329-347.
"Barriers to Media Development," Global Journalism: Topical Issues and Media Systems, 4th ed., Arnold de Beer and John Merrill, eds. (Boston: Pearson/Allyn & Bacon, 2004), pp. 50-65.
"Sources of Information," The Responsible Reporter, 2nd ed., Bruce Evensen, ed. (Northport, Ala.: Vision Press, 1997), pp. 98-114.
"A Need for Reform to Align Practice with Values," Journalism & Mass Communication Educator, Autumn 2003, pp. 214-218.
"News Framing of the Chinese Embassy Bombing by People's Daily and The New York Times" (with Xu Xiaoge), Asian Journal of Communication, Autumn 2001, pp. 51-67.
"Language Exams and Entrance Requirements: A 20-Year Update" (with Carol Oukrop as first author and Lee Brown), Journalism & Mass Communication Educator, Summer 1998, pp. 40-44.
"Xinhua News Agency: Reporting the World, China-Style," Mass Comm Review, 24:3-4, 1997, pp. 71-84.
"The Image-Making News Flow Between China and the United States" (with Xu Xiaoge as first author), Mass Comm Review, 24:3-4, 1997, pp. 57-70.
"ProfNet: A Computer-Assisted Reporting Bridge to Academia" (with Raymond Johnson III), Newspaper Research Journal, Summer/Fall 1996, pp. 29-38.
"Fair Use or Copyright Infringement: Off-Air Video in the Classroom," Journal of Law and Education (University of South Carolina Law Center), Spring 1996, pp. 345-361.
"Fund-Raising Appeals to Alumni: Two Experiments" (with Dana Wethington), Journalism & Mass Communication Educator, Spring 1996, pp. 44-50.
"The Copyright Implications of Using Video in the Classroom" (with Lance W. Speere as first author), Journalism Educator, Winter 1995, pp. 11-20.
"Roscoe Dunjee: Crusading Editor of Oklahoma's Black Dispatch, 1915-1955" (with William S. Sullins as first author), Journalism Quarterly, Spring 1992, pp. 204-213.
"The Evolving Publishing Agendas of University Presses," Scholarly Publishing (University of Toronto Press), October 1991, pp. 45-50.
"Benefits of Accreditation Scrutiny and Adequate University Support" (with Carol Oukrop as first author), Journalism Educator, Spring 1991, pp. 66-69.
"Specialization by University Presses," lead article in Book Research Quarterly, Summer 1990, pp. 3-15.
"The Editorial Committee: Controller of the Imprint," Scholarly Publishing (University of Toronto Press), July 1989, pp. 238-44.
"The Application of Libel Law to Fiction," Journalism Quarterly, Summer 1986, pp. 294-97, 336.
Editor, "Prominent Educators Assess Journalism Education's Future," Journalism Educator, Summer 1986, pp. 4-7, 55.
"Dangers of Libeling the Clergy," Journalism Quarterly, Autumn 1985, pp. 528-32, 539.
"The General Knowledge Void," Journalism Educator, Spring 1985, pp. 11, 14-15.
"Administrators from Around the World Identify Top Challenges," ASJMC Administrator, November 2010, pp. 3, 7.
"Examination of Diversity Plans Suggests Six Key Factors During Economic Hard Times," ASJMC Insights, Winter 2010, pp. 13-15.
"First Impressions: Making the Most of the First Day of Class," Teaching Tips column as an AEJMC Teaching Committee member, AEJMC News, March 2010, p. 13.
"New York Post," Encyclopedia of American Journalism, Stephen L. Vaughn, ed. (New York: Routledge, 2007), pp. 370-371.
"The Genesis and Outcome of an Assessment Plan," ASJMC Insights, Fall 2006, pp. 7-13.
"Freedom of Information Request," Magill's Legal Guide, Timothy Hall, ed. (Pasadena, Calif.: Salem Press, 2000), pp. 365-366.
Review of Handbook of the Media in Asia, edited by Shelton Gunaratne (Sage, 2000) and Asian Communication Handbook, edited by Anura Goonasekera and Duncan Holaday (AMIC/Singapore, 1998), in Asian Journal of Communication 10:2 (2000), pp. 132-133.
Review of Journalism: Theory and Practice, edited by Myles Breen (Australia: Macleay Press, 1998), in Media Asia, Winter 1999, pp. 228-229.
"Anatomy of a Libel Suit Against a Community Newspaper," Grassroots Editor, Fall 1999, pp. 3-5.
"Teaching Lifelong Values in the Classroom," Media Law Notes, January 1999, pp. 10-11.
"Keeping Community Roots Through Local Ownership," 1997 Community Newspaper Showcase of Excellence (National Newspaper Association), Summer 1998, pp. 39-40.
"Community Journalism Is the Heart and Soul," 1996 Community Newspaper Showcase of Excellence (National Newspaper Association), Summer 1997, pp. 14-17.
"Windows and Mirrors in the Community," essay in Mass Communication in the Information Age (Northport, Ala.: Vision Press, 1996), p. 148.
Review of Editors as Gatekeepers: Getting Published in the Social Sciences, edited by Rita Simon and James Fyfe (Rowman & Littlefield, 1994), in Sociological Inquiry, Spring 1996, pp. 224-225.
Review of ‘Speech Acts’ and the First Amendment by Franklyn S. Haiman (Southern Illinois University Press, 1993), in Journalism Quarterly, Winter 1994, pp. 1017-1018.
"Teaching Journalism in China: An American Perspective," China Exchange News (Committee on Scholarly Communication with China), Fall 1994, pp. 9-12.
"In China, Advertising Blooms Like a Thousand Flowers," Advertising Age, 19 July 1993, p. 18.
Libel Law in Kansas, a 30-page booklet for the Kansas Press Association published by the Huck Boyd National Center for Community Media, 1992.
"Book Publishing at University Presses," Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science, vol. 49, Allen Kent, ed. (New York: Marcel Dekker, 1992), pp. 37-57.
Contributor, The Decision-Making Process in Journalism by Carl Hausman (Chicago: Nelson-Hall, 1990). Personal interview on the nature of political distortion, pp. 77-80.
"News Source Response Provides Teaching Aid," College Media Review, Summer 1989, pp. 20-21.
"Coverage of Third World: Journalists Say It Is Influenced by U.S. Politics," Editor & Publisher, 4 June 1988, pp. 16-17.
"Student Press Censorship Reborn Within Hours of Hazelwood Ruling," Media Law Notes, Winter 1988, p. 12.
"The Fourth R," commissioned cover story for Christianity Today, 4 Sept. 1987, pp 21-27.
Contributor, College: The Undergraduate Experience in America, Ernest L. Boyer, ed. (New York: Harper & Row, 1987). Served as one of 16 field researchers in 1985 for Boyer and the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
"Regional University Presses Debate Ethics, Book Reviews, and Women's Studies,” Publishers Weekly, 8 Nov. 1985, pp. 23, 26.