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Title Media in motion : cultural complexity and migration in the Nordic region / by Elisabeth Eide and Kaarina Nikunen
Published Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 280 pages) : illustrations
Series Research in migration and ethnic relations series
Research in migration and ethnic relations series.
Contents Introduction: change of climate / Elisabeth Eide and Kaarina Nikunen -- In case of diversity : dilemmas of sharing good practices across borders in European broadcasting / Gunilla Hulten and Karina Horsti -- Drumming, drumming, drumming : diversity work in Swedish newsrooms / Leonor Camauër -- Investigators and integrators? broadcast journalists covering multicultural Norway / Gunn Bjørnsen -- Being me, being us, being them : experienced media actors negotiating their minority background / Elisabeth Eide -- "Just like vacuum cleaning" reporting the Roma beggar tourists in Norway / Anne Hege Simonsen -- Borders of the Finnish nation : media politics and rape / Suvi Keskinen -- "Japanese, Japanese, Japanese" : Representations of East Asians in contemporary Swedish visual culture / Tobias Hübinette and Carina Tigervall -- From lonely guest workers to conflict-ridden diasporas : A historical survey of the Norwegian migrant cinema / Eva Bakøy -- Sing a song, but stay out of politics : two cases of representations of racial/ethnic minorities in the Danish media / Rikke Andreassen -- Commercial television, multicultural drama and migrant audiences in Finland / Mari Maasilta -- Transcending the national imagery : digital online media and the transnational networks of ethnic minority youth in Norway -- Satellite living: transnational television and migrant youth in Finland / Kaarina Nikunen -- Everyday mediated practices of citizenship : Struggling with a new language and culture through media / Ulrika Sjöberg and Ingegerd Rydin -- Understanding audiences in a multicultural society / Sharam Alghasi
Summary Owing to increased migration from the 1990s, Nordic countries have gone through substantial cultural and social changes, resulting in increased debate surrounding the politics of multiculturalism. By drawing on the latest research surrounding the relationship between media and migration in this area, this collection will provide key insights to those working in the fields of media, race and ethnicity, colonialism and postcolonial studies, and migration
Notes Includes index
Research in migration and ethnic relations series
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Ethnicity on television.
Immigrants in mass media.
Mass media and culture -- Scandinavia
Mass media and immigrants -- Scandinavia
Mass media and minorities -- Scandinavia
Mass media and nationalism -- Scandinavia
Mass media -- Social aspects -- Scandinavia
Minorities in mass media.
Ethnicity on television.
Immigrants in mass media.
Mass media and culture.
Mass media and immigrants.
Mass media and minorities.
Mass media and nationalism.
Mass media -- Social aspects.
Minorities in mass media.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Media Studies.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Eide, Elisabeth, 1950-
Nikunen, Kaarina.
ISBN 1409404471