• 44 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
20092016
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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

PHD, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

… → 2006

MA, New York University

… → 1994

BS, Mercy College

… → 1985

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Research Output 2009 2016

  • 44 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
  • 6 Article
  • 1 Chapter

The road to “reader-friendly”: US newspapers and readership in the late twentieth century

Thornton, L., Dec 31 2016, In : Cogent Social Sciences. 2, 1, 1189055.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

readership
newspaper
twentieth century
road
commercialization
4 Citations (Scopus)

Mentorship on the Doctoral Level: An Examination of Communication Faculty Mentors’ Traits and Functions

Carpenter, S., Makhadmeh, N. & Thornton, L., Jul 3 2015, In : Communication Education. 64, 3, p. 366-384 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mentoring
Students
examination
communication
Communication
2 Citations (Scopus)
community
larceny
reward
conversation
art
15 Citations (Scopus)

"Time of the Month" on Twitter: Taboo, Stereotype and Bonding in a No-Holds-Barred Public Arena

Thornton, L., 2013, In : Sex Roles. 68, 1-2, p. 41-54 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taboo
menstruation
Menstruation
twitter
stereotype

Most newsrooms control content, production of their websites

Keith, S. M. & Thornton, L., Jun 1 2011, In : Newspaper Research Journal. 32, 3, p. 127-134 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

website
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