The Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans Bredow Institute (HBI) examines media change and the related structural shifts in public communication.
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The academic profile of the Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI) is characterised by its research programmes.
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The Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI) is engaged in numerous international and national research networks in research and practice.
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“Medien & Kommunikationswissenschaft“ offers a forum for the discussion of media and communication-related issues and for analyses of media development from different perspectives and for all media.
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In five panels and with four further presentations, members of the Hans-Bredow-Institut will be able to present their research at the annual conference of the International Communications Association ICA 2018 in Prague. Only 37.4% of all lecture and panel proposals had been accepted.
Panels with Pa...
Julius Reimer from the Hans-Bredow-Institut & colleagues were chosen to present their research on "Opening the Black Box: Investigating the Algorithmization of Journalism" at the annual conference of the International Communications Association (ICA) 2018 in Prague in the panel for exc...
The Annual Conference of the International Communications Association (ICA) took place in Prague from 24 to 28 May 2018. The Hans-Bredow-Institut was represented by numerous contributions. In a total of five panels and four lectures, researchers of the institute presented their current research.
“Contextualised Repertoire Maps: A Qualitative Approach Exploring the Role of Social Networking Sites in News-Related Media Repertoires”, lecture by L. Merten at the "67th Annual Conference" of the International Communication Association on 27 May 2017 in San Diego, USA.
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