Gardner, Beth Gharrity. 2015. Speaking for the Public: How the Media Constructed Controversy and Consensus About Abortion from 1972 through 1994. Doctoral Thesis. University of California, Irvine.

Book Chapters:

Polletta, Francesca, and Beth Gharrity Gardner. (In press, 2018). “The Forms of Deliberative Communication.” The Oxford Handbook of Deliberative Democracy, edited by André Bächtiger, John S. Dryzek, Jane Mansbridge, and Mark E. Warren. New York: Oxford University Press.

Gardner, Beth Gharrity, Diana J Mason, and Barbara Glickstein. 2016. “Using the Power of Media to Influence Health Policy and Politics.” Pp. 120-136 in Policy and Politics in Nursing and Health Care, 7th ed., edited by Diana J. Mason, Deborah B. Gardner, Freida Hopkins Outlaw, and Eileen O’Grady. St. Louis, MO: Elsevier.

Polletta, Francesca, and Beth Gharrity Gardner. 2015. “Culture and Movements,” in Emerging Trends in the Social and Behavioral Sciences, edited by Robert A. Scott and Stephen M. Kosslyn. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons. DOI: 10.1002/9781118900772.etrds0108

Polletta, Francesca, and Beth Gharrity Gardner. 2015. “Narrative and Social Movements.” Pp. 534–548 in The Oxford Handbook of Social Movements, edited by Donatella della Porta and Mario Diani. New York: Oxford University Press. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199678402.013.32

Polletta, Francesca, Bobby P.C. Chen, Beth Gharrity Gardner, and Alice Motes. 2013. “Is the Internet Creating New Reasons to Protest?” Pp. 17-36 in The Future of Social Movement Research: Dynamics, Mechanisms, and Processes, edited by Jacquelin van Steklenburg, Conny Roggeband, and Bert Klandermans. Minnesota, MI: University of Minnesota Press. DOI: 10.5749/minnesota/9780816686513.003.0002

Gardner, Beth Gharrity. 2013. “Social Media” in The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Social and Political Movements, edited by David A. Snow, Donatella della Porta, Bert Klandermans, and Doug McAdam. Malden, MA: Wiley Blackwell Publishing. DOI: 10.1002/9780470674871.wbespm487

Gardner, Deborah, Mary Wakefield, and Beth G. Gardner. 2007. “Contemporary Issues in Government.” Pp. 622-646 in Policy and Politics in Nursing and Health Care, 5th ed., edited by Diana J. Mason, Judith Leavitt, and Mary Chaffee. St. Louis, MO: Saunders. Part of OCLC: 70060128

Journal Articles:

Amenta, Edwin, Beth Gharrity Gardner, Amber Tierney, Anaid Yerana Celina, and Thomas Alan Elliott. 2012. “A Story-Centered Approach to the Newspaper Coverage of High-Profile SMOs.” Research in Social Movements, Conflicts and Change, 33: 83-108. DOI: 10.1108/s0163-786x(2012)0000033007

Polletta, Francesca, Bobby P.C. Chen, Beth Gharrity Gardner, and Alice Motes. 2011. “The Sociology of Storytelling.” Annual Review of Sociology, 37: 109-130. DOI: 10.1146/annurev-soc-081309-150106

Under Review:

Gardner, Beth Gharrity, Erin Evans, Myra Marx Ferree, and Tim Sven Müller. “Performing Objectivity: How Journalists used and mediated seemingly neutral rhetoric in the American abortion debate.”

Gardner, Beth Gharrity. “Reportorial Conventions for Outrage Rhetoric in the American Abortion Debate.”

In Preparation/Under Revision:

Gardner, Beth Gharrity, and Michael Neuber. “Lifeworld Disruption and the Demand for Populist Mobilization.” (presented at ipb colloquium 2018).

Gardner, Beth Gharrity, and Evan Schofer. “Civic Associations and Protest: A cross-national comparison.” Working Paper (presented at ASA panel 2012).

Gardner, Beth Gharrity, Barbara Glickstein, Diana J. Mason, and Monica McLemore, “Influencing Health Policy and Politics in the Contemporary Media Landscape.” 2016 Book chapter revision.

Gardner, Beth Gharrity. “Portraying the Popular Will: Rhetoric of “the people,” polls, and bystanders in mass media coverage,” article in progress. (presented at Conference on Populism and Citizenship, University of Potsdam, 2017).

“Contending the Modernization of Sex: Exit, voice, and loyalty in the Catholic Church Synod on the family,” article in progress with Byran S. Turner and Rosario Forlenza.

Schofer, Evan, and Beth Gharrity Gardner. “Voluntary Associations and Economic Inequality.” Working Paper. (presented at ASA panel 2011).