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Michael L. Kent

  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Professor
  • University of Tennessee
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Research interests

ThanatologyEschatologyPersuasionRhetoricIssues ManagementCultureSocial MediaTechnologyDialoguePublic Relations

Co-authors (15)

  • Cecilia Claro
  • Jin-Ae Kang
  • Petra Theunissen
  • Elena Gutierrez Garcia

Publications (5)

  • Ritualistic sacrifice in crisis communication: A case for eliminating scapegoating from the crisis/apologia lexicon

    • Kent M
    • Boatwright B
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  • A rhizomatous metaphor for dialogic theory

    • Kent M
    • Lane A
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  • Building an ethic of responsibility: Dialogue and communitarianism as public relations archetypes

    • Kent M
    • Taylor M
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  • Elegy for mediated dialogue: Shiva the destroyer and reclaiming our first principles

    • Kent M
    • Theunissen P
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  • Nation building in the Former Yugoslavia: A 20-year retrospective to understand how public relations rebuilds relationships in divided societies

    • Taylor M
    • Kent M
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Professional experience

Professor

The University of Tennessee

January 2015 - Present

Education

Ph.D

Purdue University

August 1993 - May 1997(4 years)

MS

University of Oregon, department of Communication, Eugene Oregon

August 1990 - May 1992(2 years)

BA

University of Alaska Fairbanks, Speech Communication

August 1986 - May 1990(4 years)