Sophie Knowles

Lecturer in Journalism

Media

Middlesex University

Journalism, Financial crises, Media, Austerity

Sophie Knowles is a lecturer in journalism at Middlesex University. Her PhD based on a tri-nation longitudinal study of the reporting of three financial crises. She has previously been at Murdoch University, Australia, City University, London, as junior research fellow, and a research associate at the University of Cambridge.

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  1. Schifferes, Steve and Knowles, Sophie (2018) Financial capability, the financial crisis, and trust in news media. Journal of Applied Journalism & Media Studies . ISSN 2001-0818 (Accepted/In press)
  2. Basu, Laura and Schifferes, Steve and Knowles, Sophie (2018) Introduction: the media as messenger. In: The Media and Austerity: Comparative perspectives. Basu, Laura and Schifferes, Steve and Knowles, Sophie, eds. Routledge, London, pp. 1-12. ISBN 9781138897304
  3. Knowles, Sophie (2018) Financial journalists, the financial crisis and the 'crisis' in journalism. In: The Media and Austerity: Comparative Perspectives. Basu, Laura and Schifferes, Steve and Knowles, Sophie, eds. Routledge, London, pp. 183-195. ISBN 9781138897304
  4. Schifferes, Steve and Knowles, Sophie (2018) The UK news media and austerity: trends since the global financial crisis. In: The Media and Austerity: Comparative perspectives. Basu, Laura and Schifferes, Steve and Knowles, Sophie, eds. Routledge, London, pp. 15-29. ISBN 9781138897304
  5. Knowles, Sophie (2019) Mediating the global financial crisis: watchdogs, lapdogs or canaries in the coalmine. Global Crises and the Media . Peter Lang, London, New York. (Accepted/In press)
  6. Knowles, Sophie and Phillips, Gail (2013) The framing of the global financial crisis 2005-2008: a cross-country comparison of the US, UK and Australia. Australian Journalism Review, 35 (2). pp. 59-72. ISSN 0810-2686
  7. Knowles, Sophie (2016) Neo-liberalism, mainstream financial journalism and the concurrent crisis in journalism. In: Beyond the Crisis: The Media and Austerity, 10 May 2016, City University, London, United Kingdom.
  8. Schifferes, Steve and Knowles, Sophie (2016) Financial capability, the financial crisis, and trust in news media. In: The 2016 Conference of the International Association of Media and Communication Research, 27-31 July, Leicester, United Kingdom.
  9. Schifferes, Steve and Knowles, Sophie (2016) The UK news media and austerity: trends since the global financial crisis. In: The 2016 Conference of the International Association of Media and Communication Research, 27-31 July, Leicester, United Kingdom.
  10. Schifferes, Steve and Knowles, Sophie (2014) The British media and the 'first crisis of globalization'. In: The Media and Financial Crises: Comparative and Historical Perspectives. Routledge, London, pp. 42-58. ISBN 9781138022799 (Published online first)