How has journalism changed, if media systems in different countries are compared? A recent book, Journalism in Change – Journalistic Culture in Poland, Russia and Sweden, is edited by Gunnar Nygren of Södertörn University and Bogusława Dobek-Ostrowska of the University of Wrocław.
The book dives into commerzialization, political influences, social media and professionalism. The topics are studied in the media environments of the three countries, reporting the results of a survey of 1500 journalists and 60 in-depth interviews. The book shows how traditional ideals of journalism have faced the effects of globalization and technological change.
Read more about the book here. The book is part of the series Studies in Communication and Politics.
Pictures: bloodgate sky by Jon Bunting, licence CC BY 2.0, cropped and Newsroom von RIA Novosti in Moskau by Jürg Vollmer, licence CC BY-SA 2.0, cropped