Dr Anthony Ridge-Newman

Make everything as simple as possible, but not simpler -Albert Einstein

Publications

Monographs
Ridge-Newman A (2014) Cameron’s Conservatives and the Internet: Change, Culture and Cyber Toryism. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. Mentioned: Newsweek, International Business Times and New Scientist.

Ridge-Newman A (2016) Tories and Television, 1951-64: Broadcasting an Elite. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Book Chapters
Ridge-Newman A and Mitchell M (2016) Digital political marketing. In: Lilleker DG and Pack M (eds) Political Marketing and the 2015 UK General Election. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Reports
Ridge-Newman A (2015) UKIP Facebooking the Tories in General Election 2015. In: Jackson D and Thorsen E (eds) UK Election Analysis 2015: Media, Voters and the Campaign. Bournemouth U: CSJCC.

Ridge-Newman A (2016) ‘Conservative Party Future?’ Party disunity, the media and the EU Referendum. In: Jackson D, Thorsen E and Wring D (eds)
EU Referendum Analysis 2016: Media, Voters and the Campaign. Bournemouth U: CSJCC.

Conference Papers
Ridge-Newman A (2016) Cyber Toryism Compared: Party change, campaigning and organization in the 2010 and 2015 elections. PSA 66th AIC, Hilton Metropole, Brighton.

Ridge-Newman A (2016) The Tories and TV Parties: Living the Good Life in the 1950s. PSA 66th AIC, Hilton Metropole, Brighton.

Ridge-Newman A (2016) Party communities, engagement and new media in the 2010 and 2015 elections. MeCCSA AIC, Canterbury Christ Church University.

Ridge-Newman A (2015) Facebook and General Election 2010: Mediation and Divergence of Conservative Participation. PSA Media and Politics Group Annual Conference, Chester University.

Ridge-Newman A (2015) Civic Engagement, Communication-Based Networks and Conservative Future: Technocultural and Organizational Change, 2008-10. PSA 65th AIC, Sheffield University.

Wider Media
Ridge-Newman A (2015) Celebrating the Spirit of Magna Carta 800 Years On: Human Rights, Runnymede Tories and Beyond. Dr Anthony Ridge-Newman blog [online]: http://ridgenewman.blogspot.co.uk/,11 June.

Ridge-Newman A (2015) American Civil Rights, Christianity and Channel 4’s Ku Klux Klan Documentary: #InsideTheKKK.
Dr Anthony Ridge-Newman blog, 14 July.

Ridge-Newman A (2015) Big Brother 2015’s Tory Prime Minister Hopeful and Inverted Celebrity Politics in Britain.
Political Insight, PSA Blog [online]: https://www.psa.ac.uk/insight-plus/blog, 18 July.

Ridge-Newman A (2011) 
Britain needs a more proactive academic culture in which we reach out to the next generation of scholars. Impact Blog, LSE, 19 October. Awarded: ‘The Best of the Web’, Higher Education Network, Guardian Media.