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.
The Institute focuses on transferring its work to various target groups and various formats in the broadest way possible.
The Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans-Bredow-Institut (HBI) is engaged in numerous international and national research networks in research and practice.
An overview of all research projects that are carried out during the current research year.
“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.
Series "Working Papers of the Hans-Bredow-Institut”
The annual and activity reports document the Institute's work in the areas of research, transfer and service on a yearly basis.
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From July, 24.-29, 2017, Lisa Merten will be part of the Summer School Series on Methods for Computational Social Science teil. Organized by GESIS, Greenwich University, University of Southern California and Cornell University and supported by Volkswagen-Stiftung, the summer school focuses on m...
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Puschmann, C. (2017): Bad Judgement, Bad Ethics? Validity in Computational Social Media Research. In: M. Zimmer, K. Kinder-Kurlanda (eds.), Internet Research Ethics for the Social Age. New York: Peter Lang, pp. 95-113.
"Big Data & Ethics", lecture by J.-H. Schmidt at the international workshop conference "Computational Communication Science", organised by J. Niemann-Lenz, S. Reich, D. Hefner, C. Klimmt and L. Reinecke and supported by the Volkswagen Foundation, on 15 February 2018 in Hanove...
"Sozialwissenschaften durch Big Data? Ein "systematic review" zu Methoden, Daten und Fragestellungen der Computational Social Science [Social Sciences through Big Data? A "Systematic Review" on Methods, Data and Questions of Computational Social Science]", talk by C. Pu...
"Computational Communication Science: Towards a Strategic Roadmap", parcipation of L. Merten in the workshop of the Department of Journalism and Communication Research at Hanover University of Music, Drama and Media from 12 to 16 February 2018 in Hannover.
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