Nordicom Review 25 (1-2) 2004

Special Issue: The 16th Nordic Conference on Media and Communication Research
Editor(s): Ulla Carlsson


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Foreword (PDF, 116 kB)

First We Take Manhattan! The 16th Nordic Conference on Media and Communication Research
Arild Fetveit

Movie Rhetoric and International Politics
Astrid Söderbergh Widding

Fiction or News? A Quest for Multidisciplinary Research on the Entertainment Industry and Its Effect on Journalism
Rune Ottosen

Nostalgia for a Digital Object: Regrets on the Quickening of QuickTime
Vivian Sobchack

What’s the Point of an Index? or, Faking Photographs
Tom Gunning

Comments on Vivian Sobchack’s and Tom Gunning’s presentations
Arild Fetveit

Comments on Tom Gunning’s and Vivian Sobchack’s presentations
Karin Becker

Facts of Aesthetics and Fictions of Journalism: The Logic of the Media in the Age of Globalization
Stefan Jonsson

Comments on Stefan Jonsson’s presentation
Hilde Arntsen

The Globalization of Language: How the Media Contribute to the Spread of English and the Emergence of Medialects
Stig Hjarvard

Comments on Stig Hjarvard’s presentation
Ullamaija Kivikuru

Rhetoric in Media Studies: The Voice of Constructive Criticism
Christian Kock

A Counter-Statement to Depoliticizations
Brummett, Barry

Intermedial Passages in Time and Space: Contexts, Currents and Circuits of Media Consumption
Johan Fornäs

Disney Dilemmas: Audience Negotiations of Media Globalization
Kirsten Drotner

Where is Visual Culture in Contemporary Theories of Media and Communication?
Karin Becker

Do the Right Thing: Gendering Practices in Sports Media
Sanna Valtonen, Sanna Ojajärvi

Revisiting the Coronation: A Critical Perspective on the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953
Henrik Örnebring

Familiar Beasts: Nature, Culture and Gender in Wildlife Films on Television
Hillevi Ganetz

You, Me and the Housework: Discussion of the ‘Housewife film’s Compère
Anne Marit Myrstad

‘Reality’ in TV Journalism: Dramaturgy of the Motor: About the Relationship between TV Journalistic Production and Dramaturgy in Current Affairs Features
Kenneth Reinecke Hansen

News Technology: Deconstructing and Reconstructing News
Stian Slotterøy Johnsen

Mass Media, Interpersonal Communication or Personal Experience? Perceptions of Media Effects among Swedish Politicians
Bengt Johansson

Do Campaigns Really Change Behavior? New Understanding of the Behavioral Effects of Advertising, Political Campaigns and Health Communication Campaigns
Magne Haug

‘Take a stand!’ On the Public Information about Danish Euro
Søren Frimann Trads

The Non-finding of the Cultivation Effect in Iceland
Guðbjörg Hildur Kolbeins

Worth More Dead than Live: US Corporate Radio and the Political Economy of Cyber-Jocking
Marko Ala-Fossi

Children of Screen And Monitor: Estonian Schoolchildren in the New Media Environment
Epp Lauk

The Authors (PDF, 122 kB)

Working Papers in English (PDF, 278)