Tag Archive: Sweden

Nov 02

New Book: The Media for Democracy Monitor – A Cross National Study of Leading News Media

Tweet Trappel, J., Nieminen, H., & Nord, L. (Eds.). (2011). The Media for Democracy Monitor: A Cross National Study of Leading News Media. Sweden: Nordicom Mass Media are essential players in a democratic society. This book explores the concepts of freedom, equality, and control and argues that they “are the core fields of media performance …

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Mar 04

New Book: Diversity in Theory and Practice.News Journalists in Sweden and Germany

Tweet Editor: Heike Graf Nordicom, University of Gothenburg 2011, 192 p. – ISBN 978-91-86523-12-1 Research on media and diversity has mainly focused on content analysis, or more precisely, on how immigrants are covered by the mass media. This book concentrates on the media workers themselves, and on mass media organizations. News journalists with immigrant backgrounds …

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