Prof Vian Bakir

Professor in Journalism

Contact info

Position: Professor of Political Communication & Journalism

Email: v.bakir@bangor.ac.uk

Phone: +44 (0) 1248 382751

Location: Office 14 (back of the building), John Philips Building

Twitter: @VianBakir1

Personal website: Academia.edu   ResearchGate

Project Websites: DATA-PSST!   Intelligence Elites

Current Administrative Responsibilities: Co-Director of Network for Study of Media and Persuasive Communication . School Equalities Officer. Bangor UCU Committee Member.

  1. 2018
  2. E-pub ahead of print

    Organized Persuasive Communication: A New Conceptual Framework for Public Relations and Propaganda Research

    Bakir, V., Herring, E., Miller, D. & Robinson, P., 15 May 2018, In : Critical Sociology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published

    Intelligence Elites and Public Accountability: Relationships of Influence with Civil Society

    Bakir, V., 16 Apr 2018, Routledge. 288 p. (Studies in Intelligence)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  4. Published

    Sousveillance

    Bakir, V., 30 Mar 2018, The SAGE Encyclopedia of Surveillance, Security, and Privacy. Arrigo, B. A. (ed.). Thousand Oaks: Sage, p. 943-946 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  5. Published

    Changing the Conversation: Beware of Psy-Ops in #USSstrike

    Bakir, V., 25 Mar 2018, Bangor University

    Research output: Other contribution

  6. Published

    The Sorry Tale of British Journalism and our Right to Privacy

    Bakir, V. & McStay, A., 22 Mar 2018, 9 p.London : UK Parliament

    Research output: Other contribution

  7. Published

    Fake News and the Economy of Emotions: Problems, Causes, Solutions

    Bakir, V. & McStay, A., 2018, In : Digital Journalism. 6, 2, p. 154-175

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. 2017
  9. Published

    ‘Was it ‘AI wot won it’? Hyper-targeting and profiling emotions online’:

    Bakir, V. & McStay, A., 1 Jun 2017, Political Studies Association.

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

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    Introduction to Special Theme Veillance and transparency: A critical examination of mutual watching in the post-Snowden, Big Data era

    Bakir, V., Feilzer, M. & McStay, A., 15 Mar 2017, In : Big Data and Society. 4, 1, p. 1-5

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. 2016
  13. Published

    Abu Ghraib

    Bakir, V., 21 Dec 2016, The SAGE Encyclopedia of War: Social Science Perspectives. Joseph, P. (ed.). Thousand Oaks: Sage, 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  14. Published

    Disinformation

    Bakir, V., 21 Dec 2016, The SAGE Encyclopedia of War : Social Science Perspectives. Joseph, P. (ed.). Thousand Oaks: Sage, p. 504-506

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  15. Published

    Embedded Reporters

    Bakir, V., 21 Dec 2016, The SAGE Encyclopedia of War: Social Science Perspectives. Joseph, P. (ed.). Thousand Oaks: Sage, p. 547-549

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  16. Published

    Torture

    Bakir, V., 21 Dec 2016, The SAGE Encyclopedia of War: Social Science Perspectives. Joseph, P. (ed.). Thousand Oaks: Sage, p. 1704-1708

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  17. Published

    News, Media and the Intelligence Community

    Bakir, V., 8 Nov 2016, Routledge Handbook of Media, Conflict and Security. Robinson, P., Seib, P. & Frolich, R. (eds.). Routledge, p. 243-254

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  18. Published

    Propaganda and Persuasion in Contemporary Conflict

    Miller, D., Robinson, P. & Bakir, V., 8 Nov 2016, Routledge Handbook of Media, Conflict and Security. Robinson, P., Seib, P. & Frolich, R. (eds.). Routledge, p. 308-320

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  19. Published

    Political-intelligence elites, Strategic Political Communication and the press: the need for, and utility of, a benchmark of public accountability demands

    Bakir, V., 16 Sep 2016, In : Intelligence and National Security. p. 1-22 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. 2015
  21. Published

    Assessing interdisciplinary academic and mult-istakeholder positions on transparency in the post-Snowden leak era

    Bakir, V. & McStay, A., 1 Dec 2015, In : Ethical Space: The International Journal of Communication Ethics. 12, 3/4, p. 25-38

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Published

    Veillant Panoptic Assemblage: Mutual Watching and Resistance to Mass Surveillance after Snowden

    Bakir, V., 8 Oct 2015, In : Media and Communication. 3, 3, p. 12-25

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Published
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    Media Agenda-Building, National Security, Trust & Forced Transparency

    Bakir, V., 8 Jul 2015, Bangor University.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

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  28. Published

    The Ubiquity and Invisibility of Organised Persuasive Communication

    Bakir, V., Miller, D. & Robinson, P., 8 Jun 2015

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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  31. Published

    Debating the Technical & Ethical Limits of Secrecy & Privacy

    Bakir, V., 24 Mar 2015, Bangor University.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  32. Published

    Too much secrecy and lies ... again

    Bakir, V., 24 Mar 2015

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  33. Published

    News, Agenda Building, and Intelligence Agencies: A Systematic Review of the Field from the Discipline of Journalism, Media, and Communications

    Bakir, V., 30 Jan 2015, In : International Journal of Press/politics. 20, 2, p. 131-144

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Published

    In a Veillance Society, can we resist dataveillance of our selves?

    Bakir, V., 6 Jan 2015

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  35. Published

    Transparency Today: Exploring the Adequacy of Sur/Sous/Veillance Theory and Practice

    Bakir, V., 6 Jan 2015, Bangor University.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  36. Published

    Assessing interdisciplinary academic and multi-stakeholder positions on transparency in the post-Snowden leak era

    Bakir, V. & McStay, A., 2015, In : Ethical Space: The International Journal of Communication Ethics. 12, 3/4, p. 25-38

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. 2014
  38. Published

    Misdirection as Propaganda

    Bakir, V., 10 Nov 2014

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  39. Published

    Privacy, Surveillance and Governance in the Digital Society

    Bakir, V., 1 Jul 2014

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

  40. Published
  41. 2013
  42. Published

    Book Review: Jaques Ranciere, The Emancipated Spectator and Rod Stoneman, Chavez.

    Bakir, V., 14 Nov 2013, In : Working USA: The Journal of Labor and Society. 16, 4, p. 543-551

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Sousveillance and Agenda-Building: The end of Privacy, the end of Secrecy?

    Bakir, V., 14 May 2013

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  48. Published

    Torture for Intelligence in the War on Terror

    Bakir, V., 12 Apr 2013

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  49. 2012
  50. Published

    Media Studies

    Long, P., Wall, T., Bakir, V. & McStay, A., 26 Jul 2012, Pearson Education.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  51. Published

    Book Review: Tarik Sabry, Cultural Encounters in the Arab World: On the Media, the Modern and the Everyday

    Bakir, V., 1 Apr 2012, In : European Journal of Cultural Studies. 15, 4, p. 547-548

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. 2011
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    Torture and intelligence in the War on Terror: The struggle over strategic political communication.

    Bakir, V., 1 Dec 2011, In : Global Media and Communication. 7, 3, p. 239-243

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  54. 2010
  55. Published

    Media and risk: old and new research directions.

    Bakir, V., 1 Jan 2010, In : Journal of Risk Research. 13, 1, p. 5-18

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  56. Published

    Sousveillance, media and strategic political communication: Iraq, USA, UK.

    Bakir, V., 1 Jan 2010, Continuum.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  57. 2009
  58. Published

    Tele-technologies, control, and sousveillance: Saddam Hussein - de-deification and the beast.

    Bakir, V., 1 Jan 2009, In : Popular Communication. 7, 1, p. 7-16

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  59. 2008
  60. Published

    When the script runs out,…what happens to the polarized war body? Deconstructing western 24/7 news coverage of operation Iraqi freedom 2003.

    Bakir, V., McStay, A., Randell, K. (ed.) & Redmond, S. (ed.), 1 Jan 2008, The War Body on Screen. 2008 ed. Continuum, p. 165-181

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter