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Soll der Journalismus Partei ergreifen?

15. February 2017
Soll der Journalismus Partei ergreifen?

Xenophobia and the influx of refugees, Euro crisis and Brexit, populist heads of state and neo-nationalism – heated controversies have erupted in the democratic societies of the West. They have the potential to sow hatred and divide communities. What role does journalism play in all of this? Is journalism supposed to stand with the liberal-minded […]

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The Role and the Impact of European Court of Human Rights in Kosovo Media Legislation

9. February 2015
The Role and the Impact of European Court of Human Rights in Kosovo Media Legislation

This research project will examine the role and impact of the European Convention on Human Rights on the right to freedom of expression and media and journalistic freedoms in enlargement countries, focusing specifically on Kosovo. The European Union has twenty-eight member states, Croatia being the last one to join the Union, on 1 July 2013. A guaranteed right […]

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Cross-border Networks for Investigative Journalism

5. February 2015
Cross-border Networks for Investigative Journalism

By Stefan Candea, Ph.D. candidate enrolled at CAMRI, University of Westminster While researchers and authors document the disappearance of investigative journalism in mainstream media because of budget cuts (Starkman 2014, Gruen 2014, Lewis 2006), some observe a boom during the last decade in alternative organizations and groups focusing on investigative journalism who network across borders. The […]

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Public Service Broadcasters

5. February 2015
Public Service Broadcasters

Martin Hoffmann`s Ph.D thesis is designed as an international comparative study and investigates the contradiction of independence and control of public-service broadcasters in Europe. Public service broadcasters (PSB) are among the most influential media institutions in Europe, financed through billions of euros of public funds. PSB-executives and a political majority widely regard them as indispensable part […]

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Being discussed − Uwe Krügers “Power of Opinion”

4. February 2015
Being discussed − Uwe Krügers “Power of Opinion”

Uwe Krüger’s dissertation “Power of Opinion-making” (original: “Meinungsmacht. Der Einfluss von Eliten auf Leitmedien und Alpha-Journalisten – eine kritische Netzwerkanalyse”) gets a lot of attention from academia and public media. EIJC documents this ongoing discussion. Here are the most relevant links to criticism, counter-criticism and the related debate in the media (links lead to publications […]

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Journalism in Eastern Europe – Workshop at EIJC

24. November 2014 0 Comments
Journalism in Eastern Europe – Workshop at EIJC

A delegation of 15 journalists from Ukraine, Moldova and Georgia visited the EIJC to discuss the conditions for free journalism in Eastern Europe and to learn about the current research projects of the institute. The exchange between researchers of EIJC and the journalists brought up media concentration and ownership as the biggest threats to free and […]

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Ph.D. Programme

21. October 2014
Ph.D. Programme

Network: Students are integrated in our international team and benefit from our partner network. Our partners have a high international reputation in academic research and teaching. We collaborate, for instance, with the Faculty of Law at University of Ghent, Belgium; the Communication and Media Research Institute (CAMRI) of the University of Westminster, United Kingdom and the Leipzig […]

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Internship at EIJC

21. October 2014
Internship at EIJC

The EIJC welcomes applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and skills. You should be interested in quality journalism, freedom of expression, media freedom, journalism cultures, researching media issues, organising journalistic programmes and/or in the production of media content. We are looking for responsible people with commitment and a sensible attitude towards work in an international […]

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Ph.D. Programme

28. September 2014 0 Comments
Ph.D. Programme

Network: Students are integrated in our international team and benefit from our partner network. Our partners have a high international reputation in academic research and teaching. We collaborate, for instance, with the Faculty of Law at University of Ghent, Belgium; the Communication and Media Research Institute (CAMRI) of the University of Westminster, United Kingdom and The Global and […]

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Aktuelle Publikationen aus der Journalismusforschung des IPJ

21. February 2013 0 Comments
Aktuelle Publikationen aus der Journalismusforschung des IPJ

Die vertraute Fremde – Junge Leser und die Zukunft der Zeitung von Michael Haller Die Zeitung will junge Leser erreichen: Sie entscheiden über die Zukunft der Zeitung. Aber nehmen diese die Lokalzeitung noch wahr? Und stimmen gar die Prognosen: Stirbt die Zeitung jung? Erschienen im „Dossier Lokaljournalismus“ der Bundeszentrale für Politische Bildung. Den Text lesen […]

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