Can Media help to integrate migrants? Historically, Germany has seen many periods of emigration and immigration. 12 million Germans who moved to a territorially reduced post-war Germany as a consequence of World War II had a particular huge impact. Radio broadcasting played a central role in the int...
Does television influence how historical events are remembered? In her PhD-project, Juliane Finger has developed an approach to conceive long-term media effects using the example of the Holocaust presented on German TV.
The increasing digitalisation of media environments enables viewers to access audio-visual content anywhere at any time. Uwe Hasebrink investigated why viewers switch from linear to non-linear forms of TV services.
A study on behalf of the State Media Authority North Rhine-Westphalia on the quality of television as perceived by its viewers
Most people do not learn about political events directly but have them communicated by the information formats of television. In this process, an image of politics arises which is shaped by this medium’s specific strategies for staging it.
Hans-Ulrich Wagner writes in the media journal of the Evangelischer Pressedienst epd medien about the new service of the Südwestrundfunk (SWR) - SWR Retro. SWR is the first public broadcaster to make historical archive material available to the public in the ARD Mediathek [ARD media library]. &...
Wagner, H.-U. (2018): Beate Meyer: Fritz Benscher. Ein Holocaust-Überlebender als Rundfunk- und Fernsehstar in der Bundesrepublik [A Holocaust Survivor as a Radio and TV Star in Germany]. Review. Rundfunk und Geschichte 44 (1-2), pp. 72-73.
Bleicher, J. (2018): Reality TV in Deutschland - Geschichte, Themen, Formate [Reality TV in Germany - History, Themes, Formats]. Hamburg: Avinus Verlag. Publisher Information
Wagner, H.-U. (2017): Rückkehr in Uniform. Walter Albert Eberstadt und der Aufbau von Radio Hamburg [Comeback in Uniform. Walter Albert Eberstadt and the Birth of Radio Hamburg]. In: Hamburger Schlüsseldokumente zur deutsch-jüdischen Geschichte. Eine Online-Quellenedition am Institut...
Hans-Bredow-Institut (ed.) (2017): Flucht und Vertreibung im Rundfunk. Tondokumente aus den Jahren 1945 bis 1960 [Flight and Expulsion in Broadcasting. Audio Recordings from 1945 to 1960], conceptual design and text: A. L. Tiews and H.-U. Wagner. Hamburg: Verlag Hans-Bredow-Institut.