Research project

Media Council in the Digital Age

When journalists are playing the watchdog role over the authorities, who is making sure that journalists and media organisations adhere to their standards and ethics while respecting the fundamental rights to freedom of expression? With the digital transformation in the media and the widespread of disinformation, media self-regulatory framework plays …

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Research project

Media Pluralism Monitor

En la seva mission-letter del passat 10 de september, la nova Presidenta de La Comissió Europea, Ursula Von der Leyen, va mencionar un dels projectes de recerca de la facultat com a element a guiar les polítiques de comunicació que impulsarà la Comissió els pròxims anys. Es tracta del projecte …

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Conferences

Future of Journalism Conference

Els dies 12 i 13 de Setembre, el grup de recerca Digilab va assistir a la conferència Future of Journalism 2019: Innovations, Transitions and Transformations organitzada per la Cardiff University. El Dr. Pablo Capilla ha presentat la seva recerca “What is news to the audience? Comparing professionals’ and audiences’ news …

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Digilab researchers present their papers at the IAMCR conference in Madrid

Digilab research group have presented their current research projects at the IAMCR conference in Madrid: “Communicating new and old gender imaginaries in social media. The construction of gender identity in current female Spanish Youtubers” by Villacampa, E.; Aran, S.; and Fedele, M. “Facing problematic content on semi-closed platforms. User’s approach …

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Conferences

Fake News and Third Person Effect

Digilab’s members presented in Valencia the paper Third person effect and fake news in Spain at the IAMCR Pre-conference “Disinformation and political processes: media strategies and audience attitudes“ Based on an explanatory sequential approach (focus groups and survey), results confirm existence of the third-person effect relating to fake news. People tend …

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