Nordicom Review 37 (2) 2016

Editor(s): Ingela Wadbring


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Market-Driven Challenges to Freedom of Expression and the Interaction Between the State, the Market, and the Media
Eva-Maria Svensson, Maria Edström

Visual ‘Bildung’ between Iconoclasm and Idolatry
Yvonne Fritze, Geir Haugsbakk, Yngve Nordkvelle

The Prism of Change: ‘Continuity’ in Public Service Television in the Digital Era
Hanne Bruun

(re)Articulating Feminism: A Discourse Analysis of Sweden’s Feminist Initiative Election Campaign
Kirill Filimonov, Jakob Svensson

Commenting, Sharing and Tweeting News: Measuring Online News Participation
Susanne M. Almgren, Tobias Olsson

Gender Representation of Athletes in Finnish and Swedish Tabloids: A quantitative and qualitative content analysis of Athens 2004 and Turin 2006 Olympics coverage
Antti Laine

Limits to Change: A Case Study of an Attempt to Innovate in NRK’s Factual Programming during the Mid-1980s
Roel Puijk

Editor, Executive and Entrepreneur: Strategic Paradoxes in the Digital Age
Tor-Bøe Lillegraven, Erik Wilberg

Book Reviews
Editor: Ragnhild Mølster
Kristoffer Holt, Karoline Andrea Ihlebæk

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