Nordicom Review 23 (1-2) 2002

Special Issue: The 15th Nordic Conference on Media and Communication Research
Redaktör(er): Ulla Carlsson


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Foreword (PDF, 6,00 kB)

Opening Address by the President of Iceland Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson

New Media, New Options, New Communities? Towards A Convergent Media and ICT Research
Kirsten Drotner

New Generations – New Media
Ellen Wartella

A Swedish Perspective on Media Access and Use
Ulla Johnsson-Smaragdi

‘More Research Needs To Be Done’: Problems and Perspectives in Research on Children’s Use of Interactive Media
Gitte Stald

New Generations – New Media: Some Thoughts and Reflections
Anita Werner

Scandinavian Media Histories – A Comparative Study: Institutions, Genres and Culture in a National and Global Perspective
Ib Bondebjerg

The Challenges of Media History
Hans Fredrik Dahl

The Logic and Practice of Writing Journalism History: Some Thoughts on the Future of Research on Media History
Monika Djerf-Pierre

From Media History to Communication History: Three Comparative Perspectives on the Study of Culture
Klaus Bruhn Jensen

Media History Becomes Communication History – or Cultural History?
Raimo Salokangas

Unmasking the Net: When Technology Communication Turns to the Public
Per Hetland

The Power of Editing: The Editorial Role in a Historical Perspective
Martin Eide

Journalistic and Commercial News Values: News Organizations as Patrons of an Institution and Market Actors
Sigurd Allern

The ERNO Television Exchange: A Window on the Train of Trust in the Balkans
Ullamaija Kivikuru

In the Market for Symbolic Commodities: Swedish Lottery Game Show ‘Bingolotto’ and the Marketing of Social and Cultural Values
Göran Bolin

The Culture of Post-Narcissism: Post-teenage, Pre-midlife Singles Culture in Seinfeld, Friends, and Ally – Seinfeld in Particular
Michael Skovmand

The Aesthetics of Sports Photography
Sigrid Lien

Reporting the Night of Broken Glass: The Swedish Press and the Final Rehearsal Before the Holocaust
Göran Leth

The Unemployed as “Others” in Welfare Journalism
Mika Renvall, Pertti Vehkalahti

Alternative Representations of Women in the News: NGOs as a Source for Gender Transformation
Jill Johannessen

Delinquency and Icelandic Adolescents’ Viewing of Television Violence
Guðbjörg Hildur Kolbeins

Competitive Advantage in the Magazine Publishing Business: A Resource-Based Perspective
Helene Hafstrand

Long-Time-A-Dying: Transformation of the Cinema Exhibition Market in Iceland 1980–2000
Ragnar Karlsson

WebArt: Methods for Investigating Design and User Experience Through a Reflexivity Lab
Bruno Ingemann, Lisa Gjedde

The Authors (PDF, 7,40 kB)

Working Group Papers in English (PDF, 43,10 kB)

Programme (PDF, 5,49 kB)

New Literature (PDF, 1,40 MB)