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Koordinator/in eines europäischen Netzwerks für Internetforschung

Nachrichten zur Netzwelt verfolgen Sie mit Spannung und Netzwerken gehört zu Ihren Stärken? Das Alexander von Humboldt Institut für Internet und Gesellschaft (HIIG) sucht zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt eine/n engagierte/n MitarbeiterIn als Koordinator/in eines europäischen Netzwerks für Internetforschung   In der ausgeschriebenen Position (Teilzeit von mindestens 30%, maximal 75%, zunächst auf 12 Monate befristet mit Option…

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Senior Researcher/Postdoc in Media and Communication Law at Hans-Bredow-Institut

The Hans-Bredow-Institute for Media Research at the University of Hamburg is dedicated to excellent, innovative and independent research into the structures of mediated public communication and the transformations it is currently going through. We strive to generate cutting edge scientific knowledge, foster public debate, and inform policy. We are committed to interdisciplinarity, in particular, the combination of…

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Reforming formats – A workshop report

Reforming formats. A workshop report Formats are part and parcel of the global entertainment industry. In their local guises, programs like the exceptionally successful formats Who wants to be a Millionaire?, Idols and Big Brother amuse a global audience and link national media markets with international networks of media content production and distribution. To this end, formatted programs have…

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Workshop on Participation: Enabling or Hindering Democracy?

Political participation is usually considered to be a basement of democracy, as the sovereign people legitimise their leaders through it. But can it also pose an impediment to it in a society that is more and more digitalising itself? This was to be discussed in the workshop which was held at the meeting on Chances and Risks…

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Making Participation Effective. An Informal Workshop Summary

Starting from the observation that the promises of participation are not self-fulfilling and that participation has to be actively realized, the workshop “Making Participation Effective” was held at the meeting on Chances and Risks of Social Participation and aimed at identifying a set of criteria for strategies that can make participation more effective. The workshop was organised and moderated…

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