Nordicom Review 42 (1) 2021

Editor(s): Johannes Bjerling, Karin H. Zelano


Nordicom Review is published in association with Sciendo (De Gruyter Group). All issues and articles published since 2000 can be downloaded with Open Access from the Sciendo publishing platform at Older issues (1996–1999) are published on the NordPub publishing platform at


The Non-substitutability of Local News? Advertising and the decline of journalism’s umbrella market model
Helle Sjøvaag, Thomas Owren

A Critical Review of Filter Bubbles and a Comparison with Selective Exposure
Peter M. Dahlgren

Towards Streaming as a Dominant Mode of Media Use? A user typology approach to music and television streaming
Marika Lüders, Vilde Schanke Sundet, Terje Colbjørnsen

Renegotiating Quality TV in the Swedish Press: American serial television and Sweden's post-monopoly television landscape
Joel Frykholm

Perceptions of Age in Contemporary Tech
Andrea Rosales, Jakob Svensson

Over-the-top and Under the Radar: An analysis of Internet distribution and its structural consequences in Denmark
Sofie Flensburg

Fostering the Truthful Individual: Communicating media literacy in the comic Bamse
Ernesto Abalo, Johan Nilsson

Co-constitutive Complexity: Unpacking Google's privacy policy and terms of service post-GDPR
Bjarki Valtysson, Rikke Frank Jørgensen, Johan Lau Munkholm

Nordic Journalists’ Conceptual Roles and Perceived Influences: A European and inter-Nordic comparison
Jan Fredrik Hovden, Jari Väliverronen

Book Reviews
Maarit Jaakkola (Ed.), Jukka Kortti, Anette Grønning