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Project: Citizen journalism as a challenge to traditional media. In pursuit of a typology for citizen media and their influence on traditional journalistic models

project duration
01-JAN-08 – 31-DEC-11
In the past years new possibilities have emerged for ordinary citizen to act as journalists, particularly on the internet. The goal of our research is on the one hand to map those technologies and to discover their journalistic surplus. On the other hand, the organizational reaction of traditional media to those technologies is studied.