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The international cooperation project investigates how the Internet has changed and will continue to change societies in the USA, Europe and China.
How do millennials consume news? How do they inform themselves? What content do they prefer? The “die medienanstalten“, an umbrella brand of the 14 state media authorities in Germany, addresses these questions in its current Content Report 2017. The report assembles contributions of auth...
Hasebrink, U.; Bruhn Jensen, K.; van den Bulck, H.; Hölig, S.; Maeseele, P. (2015): Changing Patterns of Media Use across Cultures: A Challenge for Longitudinal Research. In: International Journal of Communication, Vol. 9, pp. 435-457.
Krotz, F.; Hasebrink, U. (2001): Who Are the New Media Users? In: S. Livingstone; M. Bovill (eds.), Children and Their Changing Media Environment. A European Comparative Study. New York: Routledge, pp. 245-262.
Hepp, A.; Breiter, A.; Hasebrink, U. (2018): Communicative Figurations. Transforming Communications in Times of Deep Mediatization. Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan.
Ponte, C.; Velicu, A.; Simões, J. A.; Lampert, C. (2017): Practices of Parenting in the Era of Smartphones. In: J. Vincent, L. Haddon (eds.): Smartphone Cultures. Oxford: Routledge, pp. 41-54.
Hölig, S.; Hasebrink, U. (2018): Vielseitig interessiert und informiert, aber doch lieber passiv. Zur Nachrichtennutzung junger Onliner im internationalen Vergleich [Wide Range of Interests and Information, But Rather Passive. On the News Consumption of Young Online Users in International Compa...
"Rational oder emotional? Öffentlich oder privat? Agora oder Stammtisch? Mediennutzung ist komplexer! [Rational or Emotional? Public or Private? Agora or 'Regulars' Table'? Media Usage Is More Complex!]", comment by U. Hasebrink at the Symposium Mediendemokratie [media dem...
Digital strategies shape the children’s media industry. And the way how and where children and young people consume contents is changing rapidly:
Children and adolescents do not read books only in print but more and more on smartphones or online platforms. Generation Z watches its favourite Netflix...
On 14 June 2018, the Reuters Digital News Report 2018 will be presented to the public in Berlin. Prof. Dr. Uwe Hasebrink and Dr. Sasche Hölig of the Hans-Bredow-Institut will present the findings for Germany. Since 2013, the Hans-Bredow-Institut has been the collaborating partner responsible for...
For the third time, Deutschlandfunk invites you to the Kölner Kongress. This year's theme focuses on the interaction between the media and the public. On 16 March, Dr. Hans-Ulrich Wagner will give a lecture on radio cultures in times of media change.
The lecture examines the consequences...
"Mediennutzung im Wandel [Changing Media Use]“, lecture by U. Hasebrink at the Institute for Media and Communication at Universität Hamburg, summer semester 2015.
"Mediennutzung im Wandel [Changing Media Use]“, lecture by U. Hasebrink at the Institute for Media and Communication at Universität Hamburg, summer semester 2016.
"Mediennutzung im Wandel [Changing Media Use]", lecture by U. Hasebrink at the Institute for Media and Communication at Universität Hamburg, summer semester 2014.
"Mediennutzung im Wandel [Changing Media Use]“, lecture by U. Hasebrink at Institute for Media and Communication at Universität Hamburg, summer semester 2017.
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