Trust in Media and Journalism

Empirical Perspectives on Ethics, Norms, Impacts and Populism in Europe

  • Kim Otto
  • Andreas Köhler

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VI
  2. Kim Otto, Andreas Köhler
    Pages 1-15
  3. Ethics and Norms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-17
    2. Caroline Fisher
      Pages 19-38
    3. Gunnar Nygren, Andreas Widholm
      Pages 39-59
    4. Sanja Kapidzic, Christoph Neuberger, Stefan Stieglitz, Milad Mirbabaie
      Pages 61-69
  4. Impacts on Trust

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
    2. Mario Schranz, Jörg Schneider, Mark Eisenegger
      Pages 73-91
    3. Andreas Köhler, Kim Otto
      Pages 93-110
    4. Lukas Otto, Fabian Thomas, Michaela Maier
      Pages 111-133
  5. Populism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
    2. Markus Beiler, Johanna Kiesler
      Pages 155-179

About this book


All over Europe and the World communication scientists reflect questions on trust in journalism and media. A large scale of analysis and research gives new perspectives of reasons, impacts and consequences of trust or mistrust in media and journalism. This anthology provides an overview on empirical research to trust in media and journalism, new perspectives, methodological approaches and current results, discussed among communication scientists at European and international scientific conferences.

  • Ethics and Norms
  • Impacts on Trust
  • Populism

Target Groups
  • Lecturers and students of communication sciences
  • Journalists
The Editors
Prof. Dr. Kim Otto is Professor for economics journalism at the University of Würzburg.
Dr. Andreas Köhler is Research associate at the chair for economics journalism at the University of Würzburg.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Kim Otto
    • 1
  • Andreas Köhler
    • 2
  1. 1.WirtschaftsjournalismusUniversity of WürzburgWürzburgGermany
  2. 2.WirtschaftsjournalismusUniversity of WürzburgWürzburgGermany

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