Positions

Research Areas research areas

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title
2020 Plastic surveillance: Payment cards and the history of transactional data, 1888 to presentBIG DATA & SOCIETY.  7:205395172090763-205395172090763. 2020
2012 Surveillance history and the history of new media: An evidential paradigmNew Media and Society.  14:566-582. 2012
2010 The Good Consumer: Credit Reporting and the Invention of Financial Identity in the United States, 1840-1940Enterprise and Society: the international journal of business and history.  11:686-694. 2010
2010 The Good Consumer: Credit Reporting and the Invention of Financial Identity in the United States, 1840–1940Enterprise and Society: the international journal of business and history.  11:686-694. 2010
2008 From rumor to written record - Credit reporting and the invention of financial identity in nineteenth-century AmericaTechnology and Culture.  49:301-324. 2008
2007 Traces of the Real: Autographomania and the Cult of the Signers in Nineteenth-Century AmericaText and Performance Quarterly.  27:143-163. 2007

Book

Year Title
2021 Surveillance Capitalism in America 2021
2017 Creditworthy A History of Consumer Surveillance and Financial Identity in America Introduction 2017

Chapter

Year Title
2016 The End of Judgment: Consumer Credit Scoring and Managerial Resistance to the Black Boxing of Creditworthiness.  269-287. 2016
2012 Making the Ledgers Talk: Credit Management and the Origins of Retail Data Mining, 1920-1940.  153-169. 2012
2008 Explorations in Communication and History 2008

Teaching Activities

  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2021
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2021
  • Histories of New Media Taught course 2021
  • Introduction to Media Studies Taught course 2020
  • Surveillance and Society Taught course 2020
  • Histories of New Media Taught course 2020
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2020
  • Histories of New Media Taught course 2020
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2019 - 2020
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2019
  • Seminar in Media Theory Taught course 2019
  • Sem/Histories of the New Media Taught course 2019
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2019
  • Sem/Surveillance & Society Taught course 2019
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2018 - 2019
  • Seminar in Media Theory Taught course 2018
  • Spc Top/Media Studies Taught course 2018
  • Sem/Histories of the New Media Taught course 2018
  • Sem/Histories of New Media Taught course 2018
  • Spc Top/Comm Research & Lit Taught course 2018
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2017 - 2018
  • Seminar in Media Theory Taught course 2017
  • Spc Top/Media Studies Taught course 2017
  • Internship Taught course 2017
  • Sem/Histories of the New Media Taught course 2017
  • Advertisng as Social Comm. Taught course 2017
  • Sem/Histories of New Media Taught course 2017
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2016 - 2017
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2016
  • Sem/Surveillance & Society Taught course 2016
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2016
  • Sem/Histories of New Media Taught course 2016
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2015 - 2016
  • Internship Taught course 2015
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2015
  • Sem/Crit Approaches to Surv Taught course 2015
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2014 - 2015
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2014
  • Sem/Crit Apprchs Surveillance Taught course 2014
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2014
  • Advertisng as Social Communctn Taught course 2014
  • Sem/Crit Approaches to New Med Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

    Full Name

  • Josh Lauer
  • Mailing Address

  • Communication

    Horton Social Science Center, 20 Academic Way

    Durham, NH  03824

    USA