Media and Communication is an international peer-reviewed open access journal dedicated to a wide variety of basic and applied research in communication and its related fields.

Open Access Journal | ISSN: 2183-2439

Enlightening Confusion: How Contradictory Findings Help Mitigate Problematic Trends in Digital Democracies

Academic Editors: Cornelia Mothes (Macromedia University of Applied Sciences) and Jakob Ohme (University of Amsterdam)

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Enlightening Confusion: How Contradictory Findings Help Mitigate Problematic Trends in Digital Democracies
Cornelia Mothes and Jakob Ohme
Editorial | Open Access | Published: 31 August 2022
What Does “Being Informed” Mean? Assessing Social Media Users’ Self-Concepts of Informedness
Anna Sophie Kümpel, Luise Anter and Julian Unkel
Article | Open Access | Published: 31 August 2022
Types of Information Orientation and Information Levels Among Young and Old News Audiences
Leonie Wunderlich and Sascha Hölig
Article | Open Access | Published: 31 August 2022
A Matter of Perspective? The Impact of Analysis Configurations on Testing the Agenda-Setting Hypothesis
Stefan Geiß
Article | Open Access | Published: 31 August 2022
Information Patterns and News Bubbles in Hungary
Gábor Polyák, Ágnes Urbán and Petra Szávai
Article | Open Access | Published: 31 August 2022
Media Use and Societal Perceptions: The Dual Role of Media Trust
Adam Shehata and Jesper Strömbäck
Article | Open Access | Published: 31 August 2022
“I Don’t Believe Anything They Say Anymore!” Explaining Unanticipated Media Effects Among Distrusting Citizens
Michael Hameleers
Article | Open Access | Published: 31 August 2022
Complicating the Resilience Model: A Four-Country Study About Misinformation
Shelley Boulianne, Chris Tenove and Jordan Buffie
Article | Open Access | Published: 31 August 2022
Media Coverage as Mirror or Molder? An Inference-Based Framework
Christina Peter
Article | Open Access | Published: 31 August 2022
Insidiously Trivial: Meme Format Reduces Perceived Influence and Intent to Debate Partisan Claims
Benjamin A. Lyons
Article | Open Access | Published: 31 August 2022
How Citizenship Norms and Digital Media Use Affect Political Participation: A Two-Wave Panel Analysis
Jennifer Oser
Article | Open Access | Published: 31 August 2022