Prof Rachel Gibson

Professor of Political Science

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Publications

  1. Published

    ‘It’s not about me, it’s about my community’: A mixed-method study of civic websites and community efficacy

    Cantijoch Cunill, M., Galandini, S. & Gibson, R., 2016, In : New Media and Society. 18, 9, p. 1896-1915

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Published

    “Letting the Daylight in? Australian State Parties and the WWW

    Gibson, R., Nixon, R. K. (ed.), P., U. (ed.) & Ward, S. J. (ed.), 2003, Net Gain? Political Parties and the Internet. London: Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  3. Published

    140 Characters to Victory?: Using Twitter to Predict the UK 2015 General Election

    Burnap, P., Gibson, R., Sloan, L., Southern, R. & Williams, M., 6 May 2015, In : Electoral Studies.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Published

    A party-centered theory of professionalized campaigning

    Gibson, R. & Römmele, A., 2001, In : The Harvard International Journal of Press / Politics. 6, 4, p. 31-43 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Published

    A Proposed Methodology for Measuring the Function and Effectiveness of Political Web-Sites

    Gibson, R., 2000, In : Social Science Computer Review. 18(3)

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    An Outsiders Medium?: The European Elections and UK Party Competition on the Internet

    Gibson, R., Cowley, P. (ed.), Denver, D. (ed.), Russell, A. (ed.) & Harrison, L. (ed.), 2000, British Parties and Elections Review. London: Frank Cass Publishers

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  7. Published

    Anti-Immigrant Parties: the Roots of their Success

    Gibson, R., 1995, In : International Issues. 38(2)

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    Australia Deliberates?

    Gibson, R., Warhurst, J. (ed.) & McKerras, M. (ed.), 2001, The Republic Referendum and the Future. Brisbane: University of Queensland Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  9. Published

    Australian Government and Online Communication

    Gibson, R., Ward, S., Chen, P., Lusoli, W. & Young, S. (ed.), 2007, Government Communication in Australia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 473-491 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  10. Published

    Australian Social Attitudes 2003

    Gibson, R., Wilson, S., Meagher, G., Denemark, R. K., Western, M., S., U. (ed.), G., U. (ed.) & D., U. (ed.), 2005, Australian Social Attitudes 2003: The First Report. Sydney: University of New South Wales Press, p. 1-11 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

  11. Published

    Australian Social Attitudes 2003: The First Report

    Gibson, R. K., Wilson, S., Meagher, G., Denemark, D. & Western, M., 2005, Sydney: University of New South Wales Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  12. Published

    British Party Activity in Cyberspace: New Media, Same Impact?

    Gibson, R. K. & Ward, S. J. (ed.), 2000, Reinvigorating Democracy: British Politics and the Internet. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate Publishing

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  13. Published

    Comparing Online Elections in Australia and the UK: Did 2010 Finally Produce 'The' Internet Election?

    Gibson, R. & Cantijoch Cunill, M., Dec 2011, In : Communication, Politics & Culture . 44, 2, p. 4-17 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Published

    Conceptualizing and measuring participation in the age of the internet: Is online political engagement really different to offline?

    Gibson, R. & Cantijoch, M., Jul 2013, In : Journal of Politics. 75, 3, p. 701-716 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    Democratic Consultation and the E-Citizen

    Gibson, R., Coleman, S., Schneeberger, A. & Shane, P. M. (ed.), Jan 2012, Connectiting Demoracy: Online Consultation and the Flow of Political Communication. Boston, MA, USA: MIT Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  16. Published

    Do online election campaignswin votes? the 2007 Australian "Youtube" election

    Gibson, R. K. & McAllister, I., Apr 2011, In : Political Communication. 28, 2, p. 227-244 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    Does Mode Matter? Measuring the Effects of Different Types of Online Political Engagement on Offline Participation

    Cantijoch Cunill, M., Cutts, D. & Gibson, R., 2018, In : Comunicação, Mídia e Consumo.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Published

    Down Periscope: the Search for High-Tech Campaigning at the Local Level in the 2002 German Federal Election

    Gibson, R., 2005, In : The Journal of E-Government. 2(3)

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published

    Election Campaigning on the WWW in the US and the UK: A Comparative Analysis

    Gibson, R., 2003, In : Party Politics. 9(1), p. 47-76

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Published

    Elections Online: Assessing Internet Voting in Light of the Arizona Democratic Primary

    Gibson, R., 2002, In : Political Studies Quarterly. 116(4), p. 561-583

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Published

    Electronic Democracy: Political Organisations, Mobilisation and Participation Online

    Gibson, R. K., Römmele, A. (ed.) & Ward, S. J. (ed.), 2004, London: Routledge.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  22. Published

    E-participation

    Cantijoch Cunill, M. & Gibson, R., 1 Jan 2019, Oxford Research Encyclopedias: Politics. Oxford University Press, 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  23. Published

    Friend or Foe?: Digital Technologies and the Changing Nature of Party Membership

    Gibson, R., Greffet, F. & Cantijoch Cunill, M., 2017, In : Political Communication. 34, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Published

    German parties and Internet campaigning in the 2002 Federal Election

    Gibson, R., 2003, In : German Politics. 12(1), p. 79-104

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published
  26. Published

    Hyperlinks and Political Communication: A Comparative Study of Parties Online

    Ackland, R. & Gibson, R., 2013, In : International Journal of Social Research Methodology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Published

    Internet voting and the European Parliamentary Elections: Problems and Prospects

    Gibson, R., Trechsel, A. H. (ed.) & Mendez, F. (ed.), 2004, The European Union and E-voting: Addressing the European Parliament’s internet voting challenge. London: Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  28. Published

    Introduction: Representative democracy and the Internet

    Gibson, R. K., Lusoli, W., Römmele, A. & Ward, S. J., 15 Jan 2004, Electronic Democracy: Mobilisation, Organisation and Participation via new ICTs|Electron. Democr.: Mobilisation, Organ. and Particip. via new ICTs. London: Routledge, p. 1-16 15 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  29. Published

    Italian Elections Online: ten years on

    Gibson, R., Lusoli, W., Ward, S. & Newell, J. (ed.), 2008, The Italian General Election of 2006. Manchester: Manchester University Press, p. 177-199 23 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  30. Published

    Moving Slowly up the Ladder of Political Engagement: A ‘Spill-over’ Model of Internet Participation

    Cantijoch Cunill, M., Cutts, D. & Gibson, R., 1 Jun 2015, In : The British Journal of Politics and International Relations. 18, 1, p. 26-48

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. Published

    Net Gain?: Political Parties and the Impact of the New Information Communication Technologies

    Gibson, R. K., Ward, S. J. (ed.) & Nixon, P. (ed.), 2003, London: Routledge.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  32. Published

    New Forms of Mobilization, New People Mobilized? Evidence from the Comparative Study of Electoral Systems

    Magalhães, P. C., Aldrich, J. & Gibson, R., 2018, In : Party Politics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Published

    New parties, new media: Italian party politics and the internet

    Gibson, R. K., Newell, J. L. & Ward, S. J., 2000, In : South European Society and Politics. 5, 1, p. 123-144 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Published

    New Technologies: Italy’s First Internet Election

    Gibson, R. & Newell, J. (ed.), 2002, The Italian Election 2001. Manchester: Manchester University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  35. Published

    Normalising or Equalising Party Competition? Assessing the Impact of the Web on Election Campaigning

    Gibson, R. & McAllister, I., 2014, In : Political Studies.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Published

    Online and On message?: Candidates Websites in the 2001 General Election

    Gibson, R., 2003, In : British Journal of Politics and International Relations. 5(2)

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Published

    Online Participation and Mobilisation in the UK: Hype, Hope and Reality

    Gibson, R., 2003, In : Parliamentary Affairs. 56(4)

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Published

    Online participation in the UK: Testing a 'contextualised' model of Internet effects

    Gibson, R. K., Lusoli, W. & Ward, S. J., Nov 2005, In : British Journal of Politics and International Relations. 7, 4, p. 561-583 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. Published

    Online Ties and Political Engagement

    Gibson, R. & McAllister, I., 2013, In : Journal of Information Technology and Politics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Published

    Party Change, Social Media and the Rise of ‘Citizen-initiated’ Campaigning

    Gibson, R., 2013, In : Party Politics. n/a, p. n/a

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Published

    Party Democracy Online: UK Parties and New ICTs

    Gibson, R., 1999, In : Information, Communication and Society. 2(3)

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. Published

    Party families and democratic performance: Extraparliamentary vs. parliamentary group power

    Gibson, R. & Harmel, R., 1998, In : Political Studies. 46, 3, p. 633-650 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. Published

    Party organizational change and ICTs: The growth of a virtual grassroots?

    Gibson, R. K., Gillan, K., Greffet, F., Lee, B. J. & Ward, S., Feb 2013, In : New Media and Society. 15, 1, p. 31-51 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Published

    Party Politics

    Gibson, R., 2003, In : Parties and Campaigning on the WWW. 9 (1)

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Published

    Perfect Information, Perfect Democracy, Perfect Competition’: Politics and the Impact of New ICTs

    Gibson, R. K. & Ward, S. J. (ed.), 2000, Reinvigorating Democracy: British Politics and the Internet. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate Publishing

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  46. Published

    Political Communication

    Gibson, A. R. & Caramini, D. (ed.), 2008, Comparative Politics. Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 473-491 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  47. Published

    Political organisations and online mobilisation: Different media - Same outcomes?

    Lusoli, W., Ward, S. & Gibson, R., 2002, In : New Review of Information Networking. 8, p. 89-107 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Published

    Political Organizations and Campaigning Online

    Gibson, R., Ward, S., Semetko, H. (ed.) & Scammel, M. (ed.), Mar 2012, The Handbook of Political Communication. Sage Publications Ltd

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  49. Published

    Reconnecting Politics? Parliament the Public and the Internet

    Gibson, R., 2006, In : Parliamentary Affairs.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. Published

    Reinvigorating Democracy: British Politics and the Internet

    Gibson, R. K. & Ward, S. J. (ed.), 2000, Aldershot: UK: Ashgate Publishing .

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  51. Published

    Right Libertarian Parties and the 'New Values': A Reexamination

    Gibson, R., 1995, In : Scandinavian Political Studies. 18(2)

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. Accepted/In press

    Scientific and Subversive: the Two Faces of the 4th Phase of Political Campaigning

    Gibson, R., 24 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : New Media & Society.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. Published

    The First Internet Election? UK Political Parties and Campaigning in Cyberspace

    Gibson, R., Crewe, I. (ed.), Gosschalk, B. (ed.) & Bartles, J. (ed.), 1998, Political Communications: The General Election Campaign of 1997. London: Frank Cass Publishers, p. 83-112

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  54. Published

    The Growth of Anti-Immigrant Parties in Western Europe

    Gibson, R., 2002, Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  55. Published

    The Internet and Political Campaigning: the new medium comes of Age?

    Gibson, R., 2003, In : Representation. 39(3), p. 166-180

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  56. Published

    The Internet and politics: Citizens, voters and activists

    Oates, S., Owen, D. & Gibson, R. K., 7 Dec 2005, Routledge. 207 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  57. Published

    The Internet, civil society and democracy: A comparative perspective

    Oates, S. & Gibson, R. K., 7 Dec 2005, The Internet and Politics: Citizens, Voters and Activists|The Internet and Polit.: Citiz., Voters and Act.. Routledge, p. 1-16 15 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

  58. Published

    The politics of race and immigration in Australia: One nation voting in the 1998 election

    Gibson, R., McAllister, I. & Swenson, T., Sep 2002, In : Ethnic and racial studies. 25, 5, p. 823-844 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  59. Published

    The Politics of the Future? UK Parties and the Internet

    Gibson, R. & Ward, S. J. (ed.), 2001, Elections in the age of the Internet: Lessons from the United States. London: Hansard Society

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  60. Published

    The Routledge handbook of elections, voting behavior and public opinion

    Fisher, J. (ed.), Fieldhouse, E. (ed.), Franklin, M. (ed.), Gibson, R. (ed.), Cantijoch Cunill, M. (ed.) & Wlezien, C. (ed.), 26 Sep 2017, Routledge.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  61. Published

    Truth and Consequence in Web Campaigning: Is there an Academic Digital Divide?

    Gibson, R., 2005, In : European Political Science. 4 (3), p. 273-287

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  62. Published

    UK Political Parties on the Internet: ‘Politics as Usual’ in the New Media?

    Gibson, R., 1998, In : The Harvard International Journal of Press / Politics. 3(3)

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  63. Published

    Virtual campaigning: Australian parties and the impact of the Internet

    Gibson, R. K. & Ward, S., Mar 2002, In : Australian Journal of Political Science. 37, 1, p. 99-129 30 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  64. Published

    Virtually participating: A survey of online party members

    Ward, S., Lusoli, W. & Gibson, R., 2002, In : Information Polity. 7, 4, p. 199-215 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  65. Published

    Web Campaigning from a Global Perspective

    Gibson, R., 2004, In : Asia-Pacific Review. 11(1), p. 95-126

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle