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My research is centered on my interest in the ways that tools—from pen and paper to algorithms and sensors—affect rhetorical practices. For additional information about my work, you can access my full CV.

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Selected essays and chapters

Graban, T. S., Jones, J., Opel, D., & Cooke, A. (forthcoming). A Manifesto on Networks: Interrogations, Provocations, and the Contemporary Technogenesis. In J. Rice & C. Graham (Eds.), Rhetorics Change. Anderson, SC: Intermezzo & Parlor Press.

Jones, J. (forthcoming). Hacking the Humanities. In J. Rice & B. McNely (Eds.), The Networked Humanities. Anderson, SC: Parlor Press.

Gouge, C., & Jones, J. (forthcoming). Wearable Technologies and Invention.

Amidon, T. R., Arduser, L., Gouge, C., Hutchinson, L., Jones, J., Jones, N., Kennedy, K., Lipsey, T., Moore, K., Novotny, M., & Welhausen, C. A.  (2017). Examining Usability in the Communication Design of Health Wearables. In SIGDOC ’17: Proceedings of the 35th ACM International Conference on the Design of Communication. New York: ACM. doi:10.1145/3121113.3121226

Jones, J., Gouge, C., & Crilley, M. (2017). Design Principles for Health Wearables. Communication Design Quarterly Review, 5(2), 40–50. doi:10.1145/3131201.3131205

Angeli, E. L., Jones, J., Gouge, C., Meloncon, L., Norwood, C. D., Crilley, M., St. Amant, K., & Welhausen, C. A. (2016). Bridging the Complex Contexts of Care in Medical Usability. In SIGDOC ’16: Proceedings of the 34th ACM International Conference on the Design of Communication. New York: ACM. doi:10.1145/2987592.2987630

Gouge, C., & Jones, J. (2016). Wearables, Wearing, and the Rhetorics That Attend to Them. Rhetoric Society Quarterly, 46(3), 199–206. doi:10.1080/02773945.2016.1171689

Jones, J. (2015). Network* Writing. Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedagogy, 20(1).

Jones, J. (2015). Information Graphics and Intuition: Heuristics as a Techne for Visualization. Journal of Business and Technical Communication, 29(3), 284–313. doi:10.1177/1050651915573943

Jones, J. (2014). Programming in Network Exchanges. Computers and Composition, 34, 23–38. doi:10.1016/j.compcom.2014.09.003

Jones, J. (2014). Compensatory Division in the Occupy Movement. Rhetoric Review, 33(2), 148–164. doi:10.1080/07350198.2014.884416

Jones, J. (2014). Switching in Twitter’s Hashtagged Exchanges. Journal of Business and Technical Communication, 28(1), 83–108. doi:10.1177/1050651913502358

Jones, J. (2013). Networked Activism, Hybrid Structures, and Networked Power. Currents in Electronic Literacy, 14.

Jones, J. (2012). Creating Networks Through Search: PageRank, Algorithmic Truth, and Tracing the Web. Selected Papers of Internet Research: IR 13.0 – Technologies (pp. 1–22). Chicago: Association of Internet Researchers (AOIR).

Jones, J. (2011). Social Media and Persuasion: Crowdsourcing Arguments on Digital Networks. In H. S. Noor Al-Deen & J. A. Hendricks (Eds.), Social Media: Usage and Impact (pp. 23–38). Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.

Jones, J. (2008). Patterns of Revision in Online Writing: A Study of Wikipedia’s Featured Articles. Written Communication, 25(2), 262–289. doi:10.1177/0741088307312940

Jones, J. (2006). “Setting the Boundary Where Traffic is Low”: Technological Determinism and Social Construction in the Printing Debate. International Journal of Technology, Knowledge and Society, 2(3), 165–172.

Edited collections

Jones, J. & Hirsu, L., Eds. (under contract). Rhetorical Machines: From Rhetorical Code to Computational Ethics.

Gouge, C., & Jones, J., Eds. (2017). Communication Design Quarterly, 5(4), a special issue titled “The Design of Wearables in Health and Medicine.”

Gouge, C., & Jones, J., Eds. (2016). Rhetoric Society Quarterly, 46(3), a special issue titled “Wearable Rhetorics: Bodies, Cities, Collectives.”