• 19 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
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Education/Academic qualification

PHD, University of Miami

… → 1986

MA, Goddard College

… → 1980

BS, Florida International University

… → 1976

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illegal immigration Social Sciences
news Social Sciences
presidential election Social Sciences
Radio Medicine & Life Sciences
journalist Social Sciences
radio Social Sciences
candidacy Social Sciences
Public Opinion Medicine & Life Sciences

Research Output 1991 1997

  • 19 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
  • 4 Article
5 Citations (Scopus)

Setting the news agenda with an ethnic‐relevant topic: Public salience of illegal immigration

Salwen, M. B. & Matera, F., 1997, In : Howard Journal of Communications. 8, 4, p. 329-341 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

illegal immigration
Illegal immigration

Unwieldy questions? Circuitous answers? Journalists as panelists in presidential election debates

Matera, F. & Salwen, M. B., 1996, In : Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media. 40, 3, p. 309-317 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

presidential election
6 Citations (Scopus)

Support for Radio Marti among Miami's cubans and non-cubans

Matera, F. & Salwen, M. B., 1992, In : International Journal of Intercultural Relations. 16, 2, p. 135-144 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public Opinion
Statistical Factor Analysis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Ellipsis and eclipse as indicators of bias: The miami herald's coverage of cuban issues

Matera, F., Jan 1 1991, In : American Journalism. 8, 1, p. 35-47 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle