Amber Boydstun, UC Davis

Boydstun is an assistant professor of political science at the University of California, Davis. She studies the causes, dynamics and political effects of media attention and media framing.

Boydstun is author of Making the News: Politics, the Media, and Agenda Setting (2013, Chicago) and co-author of The Decline of the Death Penalty and the Discovery of Innocence (2008, Cambridge). Boydstun earned her M.A. and Ph.D in Political Science from Pennsylvania State University

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