The following overview contains texts published in "Nordicom Review" on larsnyre.no.

Normative media research: Moving from the ivory tower to the control tower

This text was published in in . The topic is and the genre .

The article enquires about the role of researchers in an era of increasingly competitive innovation in the media industry. I argue that research-driven change in the mass media is possible, and that there should be more of it in the future. More democratic participation in mass media is the issue that most urgently needs to […]

Apologetic Media Research

This text was published in in . The topic is and the genre .

It is supposedly not the communication researcher’s job to be political, that is, to make communication into a question of conflicts of interest and societal struggle. The ideal of ethical neutrality from Max We.ber prevails. Many media researchers think of this at.titude as a virtue, but in my view it is apologetic. Apologetic media research […]