Article of the Year Award
About the prize
The ECA Article of the Year Award is presented annually to the most outstanding journal article published during the previous calendar year in Communication Quarterly, Communication Research Reports, or Qualitative Research Reports in Communication.
We have collated a list of past recipients of the ECA Article of the Year Award for you to read online. Access these articles for free via this page.
|2017||Mary E. King & Jennifer A. Theiss||The Communicative and Physiological Manifestations of Relational Turbulence During the Empty-Nest Phase of Marital Relationships||64||5|
|2016||Sean M. Horan & Peter Jesus Cruz Raposo||Priest as Teacher III: Parishioners’ Responsiveness and Priests’ Vocational Qualities||63||3|
|2015||Annette Holba||In Defense of Leisure||62||2|
|2014||Sean M. Horan & Melanie Booth-Butterfield||Understanding the Routine Expression of Deceptive Affection in Romantic Relationships||61||2|
|2013||Josue David Cisneros||Reclaiming the Rhetoric of Reies López Tijerina: Border Identity and Agency in “The Land Grant Question”||60||5|
|2012||Sara DeTurk||Allies in Action: The Communicative Experiences of People Who Challenge Social Injustice on Behalf of Others||59||5|
|2011||Kathryn Greene, Shelly Campo & Smita C. Banerjee||Comparing Normative, Anecdotal, and Statistical Risk Evidence to Discourage Tanning Bed Use||58||2|