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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Prof. Dr. Matthias C. Kettemann, LL.M. (Harvard)
Dr. Stephan Dreyer
Christian Ollig, LL.M., Maître en Droit
Prof. Dr. Wiebke Loosen
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.
Other series and publications of the Institute
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Reviving Radio Research in Europe
From 12 to 15 October 2010, the Hans-Bredow-Institut hosted the third conference of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA) in cooperation with the University of Hamburg and Hamburg Media School. The conference focused on the topic of “Transcultural Communication...
The Hans-Bredow-Institut was represented with numerous contributions at the 7th European Communication Conference (ECC) of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA), which took place from 31 October to 3 November 2018 in Lugano, Switzerland.
Contributions of the Hans-Bre...
The 7th European Communication Conference (ECC) of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA) will take place from 31 October 2018 to 3 November 2018 in Lugano in Switzerland.
Prof. Dr. Wiebke Loosen and Julius Reimer from the Hans-Bredow-Institut will also be at this international...
Prof. Dr. Wiebke Loosen and Julius Reimer are guests at the conference "Breaking Binaries: Exploring the Diverse Meanings of Journalism in Contemporary Societies" of the ECREA Journalism Studies Section. On 14 February 2019, they will give the lecture "X Journalism: Exploring Journalism's...
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