Professor Gregory Philo

  • Professor of Communications and Social Change (Sociology)

telephone: 01413305983
email: Gregory.Philo@glasgow.ac.uk

Research interests

Research interests

Research interests are in the area of the media and cultural reception. Research in the past has centred on media presentations of industrial disputes and trade unionism, the Falklands War and Northern Ireland. Current research includes ESRC and other externally-funded research projects on political advertising, images of health and illness (including mental illness), migration and ‘race’ as well as risk and food scares.

Additional information

Other roles

Publications

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Number of items: 33.

2015

Philo, G., Miller, D., and Happer, C. (2015) Circuits of communication and structures of power: the sociology of the mass media. In: Holborn, M. (ed.) Contemporary Sociology. Polity Press. ISBN 9780745661827 (In Press)

2014

McNulty, D., Watson, N., and Philo, G. (2014) Human rights and prisoners' rights: the British press and the shaping of public debate. Howard Journal of Criminal Justice, 53 (4). pp. 360-376. ISSN 0265-5527 (doi:10.1111/hojo.12075)

2013

Happer, C., and Philo, G. (2013) The role of the media in the construction of public belief and social change. Journal of Social and Political Psychology, 1 (1). pp. 321-336. ISSN 2195-3325 (doi:10.5964/jspp.v1i1.96)

Philo, G., and Happer, C. (2013) Communicating Climate Change and Energy Security: New Methods in Understanding Audiences. Series: Routledge new developments in communication and society . Routledge, London. ISBN 9780415835091

Philo, G. (2013) Review of: J.Curran, Media and Democracy. British Politics, 8 (2). pp. 226-228. ISSN 1746-918X (doi:10.1057/bp.2012.32)

Briant, E., Watson, N., and Philo, G. (2013) Reporting disability in the age of austerity: The changing face of media representation of disability and disabled people in the UK and the creation of new "folk devils". Disability and Society, 28 (6). pp. 874-889. ISSN 0968-7599 (doi:10.1080/09687599.2013.813837)

Philo, G., Briant, E., and Donald, P. (2013) Bad News for Refugees. Pluto, London, UK. ISBN 9780745334325

2012

Berry, M., Philo, G., Tiripelli, G., Docherty, S., and Macpherson, C. (2012) Media coverage and public understanding of sentencing policy in relation to crimes against children. Criminology and Criminal Justice, 12 (5). pp. 567-591. ISSN 1748-8958 (doi:10.1177/1748895811432956)

Philo, G. (2012) The media and the banking crisis. Sociology Review, 21 (3). ISSN 0959-8499

Happer, C., Philo, G., and Froggatt, A. (2012) Climate Change and Energy Security: Assessing the Impact of Information and its Delivery on Attitudes and Behaviour. Project Report. UKERC: UK Energy Research Centre, London.

2011

Briant, E., Watson, N., and Philo, G. (2011) Bad News for Disabled People: How the Newspapers are Reporting Disability. Project Report. Strathclyde Centre for Disability Research and Glasgow Media Unit, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK.

Philo, G. (2011) Pictures and public relations in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In: Freedman, D. and Thusso, D.K. (eds.) Media and Terrorism: Global Perspectives. Sage, London, pp. 151-164. ISBN 9781446201589

Philo, G., and Berry, M. (2011) More Bad News From Israel. Pluto Press, London. ISBN 9780745329789

2010

Philo, G. (2010) Cultural encounters between Britain and China: key factors in the formation of ideas and values. Westminster Papers, 7 (1). pp. 91-110. (doi:10.1177/1357034X10383882 )

2009

Philo, G. (2009) News audiences. In: Allan, S. (ed.) The Routledge Companion to News and Journalism. Series: Routledge companions . Routledge, New York, USA. ISBN 9780415465298

2008

Philo, G. (2008) Active audiences and the construction of public knowledge. Journalism Studies, 9 (4). pp. 535-544. ISSN 1461-670X (doi:10.1080/14616700802114217 )

2007

Philo, G. (2007) Can Discourse Analysis Successfully Explain the Content of Media and Journalistic Practice? Journalism Studies, 8 (2). pp. 175-196. ISSN 1461-670X

Philo, G., and Berry, M. (2007) Israel und Palästina: Kampf ums "gelobte" Land - Eine Vergleichende Betrachtung. Series: Edition Zeitgeschichte (25). Homilius, Berlin, Germany. ISBN 9783897068469

2006

Berry, M., and Philo, G. (2006) Israel and Palestine: Competing Histories. Pluto Press, London, UK. ISBN 9780745325668

Philo, G., and Berry, C. (2006) More bad news from the Middle East. In: Demaria, C. and Wright, C. (eds.) Post-Conflict Cultures: Rules of Representation. Zoilus Press, London, UK. ISBN 9781902878584

Philo, G., and Berry, M. (2006) Bad news and public debate about the Israel-Palestine conflict. In: Poole, E. and Richardson, J.E. (eds.) Muslims and the News Media. I.B. Tauris, London, UK. ISBN 9781845111717

Philo, G., and Berry, M. (2006) Even more bad news from the Middle East. In: Demaria, C. and Wright, C. (eds.) Post-Conflict Cultures: Rituals of Representation. Zoilus Press, London, UK, pp. 27-39. ISBN 9781902878584

2004

Philo, G. (2004) The mass production of ignorance: news content and audience. In: Paterson, C.A. and Sreberny, A. (eds.) International News in the 21st Century. Published by John Libbey Pub. for University of Luton Press, Eastleigh, UK. ISBN 9781860205965

Philo, G., and Berry, M. (2004) Bad News from Israel. Pluto Press, London, UK. ISBN 9780745320625

Philo, G., and Gilmour, M. (2004) Black holes of history: public understanding and the shaping of our past. In: Miller, D. (ed.) Tell Me Lies: Propaganda and Media Distortion in the Attack on Iraq. Pluto Press, London, UK, pp. 232-240. ISBN 9780745322025

2003

Philo, G., Gilmour, A., Gilmour, M., Rust, S., Gaskell, E., and West, L. (2003) The Israeli-Palestinian conflict: TV news and public understanding. In: Thussu, D.K. and Freedman, D. (eds.) War and the Media: Reporting Conflict 24/7. Sage, London. ISBN 9780761943129

2002

Miller, D., and Philo, G. (2002) Silencing dissent in academia: the commercialisation of science. Psychologist, 15 (5). pp. 244-246. ISSN 0952-8229

Philo, G. (2002) Sorting out Africa: developing societies and the media. Sociology Review, 12 (1). pp. 28-30. ISSN 0959-8499

Philo, G. (2002) Television News and Audience Understanding of War, Conflict and Disaster. Journalism Studies, 3 (2). pp. 173-186. ISSN 1461-670X (doi:10.1080/14616700220129955)

2001

Philo, G. and Miller, D., (Eds.) (2001) Market Killing: What the Free Market Does and What Social Scientists Can Do About It. Longman, New York, USA. ISBN 9780582382367

Philo, G. (2001) Media effects and the active audience. Sociology Review, 10 (3). pp. 26-29. ISSN 0959-8499

Philo, G., and Miller, D. (2001) Corrupting research: how the market shapes science. Sociology Review, 11 (1). pp. 24-27. ISSN 0959-8499

Philo, G., and Miller, D. (2001) Media / cultural studies and social science. In: Philo, G. and Miller, D. (eds.) Market Killing: What the Free Market Does and What Social Scientists Can Do About It. Longman, New York, USA. ISBN 9780582382367

This list was generated on Thu Dec 18 14:45:41 2014 GMT.
Number of items: 33.

Articles

McNulty, D., Watson, N., and Philo, G. (2014) Human rights and prisoners' rights: the British press and the shaping of public debate. Howard Journal of Criminal Justice, 53 (4). pp. 360-376. ISSN 0265-5527 (doi:10.1111/hojo.12075)

Happer, C., and Philo, G. (2013) The role of the media in the construction of public belief and social change. Journal of Social and Political Psychology, 1 (1). pp. 321-336. ISSN 2195-3325 (doi:10.5964/jspp.v1i1.96)

Philo, G. (2013) Review of: J.Curran, Media and Democracy. British Politics, 8 (2). pp. 226-228. ISSN 1746-918X (doi:10.1057/bp.2012.32)

Briant, E., Watson, N., and Philo, G. (2013) Reporting disability in the age of austerity: The changing face of media representation of disability and disabled people in the UK and the creation of new "folk devils". Disability and Society, 28 (6). pp. 874-889. ISSN 0968-7599 (doi:10.1080/09687599.2013.813837)

Berry, M., Philo, G., Tiripelli, G., Docherty, S., and Macpherson, C. (2012) Media coverage and public understanding of sentencing policy in relation to crimes against children. Criminology and Criminal Justice, 12 (5). pp. 567-591. ISSN 1748-8958 (doi:10.1177/1748895811432956)

Philo, G. (2012) The media and the banking crisis. Sociology Review, 21 (3). ISSN 0959-8499

Philo, G. (2010) Cultural encounters between Britain and China: key factors in the formation of ideas and values. Westminster Papers, 7 (1). pp. 91-110. (doi:10.1177/1357034X10383882 )

Philo, G. (2008) Active audiences and the construction of public knowledge. Journalism Studies, 9 (4). pp. 535-544. ISSN 1461-670X (doi:10.1080/14616700802114217 )

Philo, G. (2007) Can Discourse Analysis Successfully Explain the Content of Media and Journalistic Practice? Journalism Studies, 8 (2). pp. 175-196. ISSN 1461-670X

Miller, D., and Philo, G. (2002) Silencing dissent in academia: the commercialisation of science. Psychologist, 15 (5). pp. 244-246. ISSN 0952-8229

Philo, G. (2002) Sorting out Africa: developing societies and the media. Sociology Review, 12 (1). pp. 28-30. ISSN 0959-8499

Philo, G. (2002) Television News and Audience Understanding of War, Conflict and Disaster. Journalism Studies, 3 (2). pp. 173-186. ISSN 1461-670X (doi:10.1080/14616700220129955)

Philo, G. (2001) Media effects and the active audience. Sociology Review, 10 (3). pp. 26-29. ISSN 0959-8499

Philo, G., and Miller, D. (2001) Corrupting research: how the market shapes science. Sociology Review, 11 (1). pp. 24-27. ISSN 0959-8499

Books

Philo, G., and Happer, C. (2013) Communicating Climate Change and Energy Security: New Methods in Understanding Audiences. Series: Routledge new developments in communication and society . Routledge, London. ISBN 9780415835091

Philo, G., Briant, E., and Donald, P. (2013) Bad News for Refugees. Pluto, London, UK. ISBN 9780745334325

Philo, G., and Berry, M. (2011) More Bad News From Israel. Pluto Press, London. ISBN 9780745329789

Philo, G., and Berry, M. (2007) Israel und Palästina: Kampf ums "gelobte" Land - Eine Vergleichende Betrachtung. Series: Edition Zeitgeschichte (25). Homilius, Berlin, Germany. ISBN 9783897068469

Berry, M., and Philo, G. (2006) Israel and Palestine: Competing Histories. Pluto Press, London, UK. ISBN 9780745325668

Philo, G., and Berry, M. (2004) Bad News from Israel. Pluto Press, London, UK. ISBN 9780745320625

Book Sections

Philo, G., Miller, D., and Happer, C. (2015) Circuits of communication and structures of power: the sociology of the mass media. In: Holborn, M. (ed.) Contemporary Sociology. Polity Press. ISBN 9780745661827 (In Press)

Philo, G. (2011) Pictures and public relations in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In: Freedman, D. and Thusso, D.K. (eds.) Media and Terrorism: Global Perspectives. Sage, London, pp. 151-164. ISBN 9781446201589

Philo, G. (2009) News audiences. In: Allan, S. (ed.) The Routledge Companion to News and Journalism. Series: Routledge companions . Routledge, New York, USA. ISBN 9780415465298

Philo, G., and Berry, C. (2006) More bad news from the Middle East. In: Demaria, C. and Wright, C. (eds.) Post-Conflict Cultures: Rules of Representation. Zoilus Press, London, UK. ISBN 9781902878584

Philo, G., and Berry, M. (2006) Bad news and public debate about the Israel-Palestine conflict. In: Poole, E. and Richardson, J.E. (eds.) Muslims and the News Media. I.B. Tauris, London, UK. ISBN 9781845111717

Philo, G., and Berry, M. (2006) Even more bad news from the Middle East. In: Demaria, C. and Wright, C. (eds.) Post-Conflict Cultures: Rituals of Representation. Zoilus Press, London, UK, pp. 27-39. ISBN 9781902878584

Philo, G. (2004) The mass production of ignorance: news content and audience. In: Paterson, C.A. and Sreberny, A. (eds.) International News in the 21st Century. Published by John Libbey Pub. for University of Luton Press, Eastleigh, UK. ISBN 9781860205965

Philo, G., and Gilmour, M. (2004) Black holes of history: public understanding and the shaping of our past. In: Miller, D. (ed.) Tell Me Lies: Propaganda and Media Distortion in the Attack on Iraq. Pluto Press, London, UK, pp. 232-240. ISBN 9780745322025

Philo, G., Gilmour, A., Gilmour, M., Rust, S., Gaskell, E., and West, L. (2003) The Israeli-Palestinian conflict: TV news and public understanding. In: Thussu, D.K. and Freedman, D. (eds.) War and the Media: Reporting Conflict 24/7. Sage, London. ISBN 9780761943129

Philo, G., and Miller, D. (2001) Media / cultural studies and social science. In: Philo, G. and Miller, D. (eds.) Market Killing: What the Free Market Does and What Social Scientists Can Do About It. Longman, New York, USA. ISBN 9780582382367

Edited Books

Philo, G. and Miller, D., (Eds.) (2001) Market Killing: What the Free Market Does and What Social Scientists Can Do About It. Longman, New York, USA. ISBN 9780582382367

Research Reports or Papers

Happer, C., Philo, G., and Froggatt, A. (2012) Climate Change and Energy Security: Assessing the Impact of Information and its Delivery on Attitudes and Behaviour. Project Report. UKERC: UK Energy Research Centre, London.

Briant, E., Watson, N., and Philo, G. (2011) Bad News for Disabled People: How the Newspapers are Reporting Disability. Project Report. Strathclyde Centre for Disability Research and Glasgow Media Unit, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK.

This list was generated on Thu Dec 18 14:45:41 2014 GMT.