Ernest A. Hakanen
Ernest A. Hakanen’s (Ph.D.) research interests include emphasis on media effects, general systems theory, cybernetics, media ecology, post-structural theory and critical media theory. He has published articles in the Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media; Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly; Social Semiotics; Popular Music; Howard Journal of Communications; and Explorations in Media Ecology. He is the author of Branding the Teleself: Media Effects Discourse and the Changing Self and editor of several other books. He has been an Annenberg Fellow, visiting scholar at the Bertalanffy Center for the Study of Scientific Structures and visiting scholar at the Critical Theory Institute at the University of California, Irvine. He currently serves as Editor-in-Chief for Explorations in Media Ecology: The Journal of the Media Ecology Association.
Contact: Communication, Culture and Media Graduate Program, Department of Communication, Drexel University, 3141 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA.