Lucas, Kristen, Jeremy Fyke, (2013 – in press), Euphemisms and ethics: A language-centered analysis of Penn State’s sexual abuse scandal, Journal of Business Ethics.

Buzzanell, Patrice & Kristen Lucas, (2013), Constrained and constructed choices in career: An examination of communication pathways to dignity. Communication Yearbook 37, pp. 3-31.

Lucas, Kristen, Dongjing Kang & Zhou Li, (2013), Challenges to workplace dignity in a total institution: Examining the experiences of Foxconn’s migrant workforce,  Journal of Business Ethics, 114, pp. 91-106.

Adler, Ronald, Jeanne Elmhorst & Kristen Lucas, (2013), Communicating at Work: Strategies for Success in Business and the Professions (11th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw‐Hill.

Lucas, Kristen, (2011), The working class promise: A communicative account of mobility-based ambivalences, Communication Monographs,  78, pp. 347-369.

Lucas, Kristen, (2011), Blue-collar discourses of workplace dignity: Using outgroup comparisons to construct positive identities, Management Communication Quarterly, 25, pp. 353-374.


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