|aMedia, democracy and European culture /|c[edited by] Ib Bondebjerg and Peter Madsen.
|aBistol, UK :|bIntellect,|c2008.
|a360 p. :|bill. ;|c23 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references.
|aThe political economy of the media at the root of the EU's democracy deficit / Sophia Kaitatzi-Whitlock -- Media: the unknown player in European integration / Hans Jo?rg Trenz -- Social networks and the European public sphere / Hannu Nieminen -- Journalistic freedom and media pluralism in the public spheres of Europe: does the European Union play a role? / Deirdre Kevin -- The Berlusconi case: mass media and politics in Italy / Paolo Mancini -- European journalism and the European public sphere / Peter Golding -- Television news has not (yet) left the nation state: reflections on European integration in the news / Claes de Vreese -- The Europeanization of the Danish news media: theorizing the news media as both national and transnational political institution / Mark Orsten -- Just another missed opportunity in the development of a European public sphere: The European constitutional debate in German, British and French broadsheets / Regina Vetters -- Rare birds: the 'why' in comparative media studies. Nordic ideal types of good European journalism / Vanni Tjernstro?m -- The cultural dimension of democracy / Jostein Gripsrud -- The European imaginary: media fictions, democracy and cultural identities / Ib Bondebjerg -- Writing the new European identities? The case of the European cultural journal Eurozine / Tessa Hauswedell -- Intellectuals, media and the public sphere / Peter Madsen -- (De)constructing European citizenship? Political mobilization and collective identity formation among immigrants in Sweden and Spain / Zenia Hellgren -- Misrecognitions: associative and communalist visions in EU media policy and regulation / Richard Collins -- Between supro-national competition and national culture? Emerging EU policy and public broadcasters' online services / Hallvard Moe -- The effects of the membership processes of the European Union on media policies in Turkey / Mine Gencel Bek -- Re-conceptualizing legitimacy: the role of communication rights in the democratization of the European Union / Julia Hoffmann