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Habermas, Mouffe and political communication. A case for theoretical eclecticism
(European Institute for Communication and Culture/Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana, 2008)
Much of the research on communication and democracy continues to lean on Jürgen Habermas’s work. However, many aspects of his approach have been intensely criticised in recent debates, both in communication studies and ...
Les aspects politiques de la réduction de la pauvreté
Time for New Terminology? Diegetic and Non-Diegetic Sounds in Computer Games Revisited
(IGI Global, 2010-10-15)
This chapter is a critical discussion of the use of the concepts diegetic and non-diegetic in connection with computer game sound. It is argued that the terms are problematic because they do not take into account the ...
Elite perceptions of the poor: reflections for a comparative research project
(SAGE Publications, 2000)
This articlc presents the theoretical foundations for an ongoing research project on elites and their perceptions of poverty and poor people within their own societies. We are addressing this topic for two reasons. First, ...
The Contraction- and Detraction Thesis. A theory on power and values conflicts in democracies
The alternation of contraction and detraction processes in public administration is linked with long-term tendencies in the political system. From the last quarter of the 19th century the influence of the Storting (the ...
Nettmedier og offentligheten. Vox Publicas netthøring om NRK-plakaten
Nettutviklingen har åpnet muligheter for en mer mangfoldig offentlighet der flere kan delta. Med utgangspunkt i erfaringer fra et forsøk med en åpen netthøring om NRKs framtid, diskuterer denne artikkelen hvordan ...
"De kan være naboene dine" - Fremstillingen av en muslimsk familie i 24
Academic literature on movies and television series produced in Hollywood documents that they are often represented in a stereotype and negative manner. The television series 24 may not be an exception. 24 has been criticized ...
I stedet for myter
The Muffling Effect of Social Policy : A Comparison of Social Security Systems and their Conflict Potential in Australia, the United States and Norway
(International Sociological Association, 1986)
The arena of social policy could be a constant battlefield were it not confined within political institutions. Conflicts are extended into the organisation of social programmes and extert pressure on policy objectives and ...