Kari Karppinen

Person

    Research areas

  • 518 Media and communications - Media policy, Communication policy and regulation , Democracy, Freedom of Expression, Public Sphere

Description of research and teaching

My research interests include media and communication policy, media freedom and pluralism, theories of democracy and the public sphere, and questions about digital rights and internet governance. I have authored the book Rethinking Media Pluralism (Fordham University Press, 2013), and my work has also appeared in journals like the European Journal of Communication, Information, Communication & Society, Journalism Studies, The Information Society, Journal of Information Policy and First Monday. I have also worked as a visiting research fellow at the University of Sydney, Westminster University and Fordham Univerity.

I have taught courses on areas, such as media structures and policy, media institutions, democracy and the public sphere, as well as bachelor's and master's seminars.

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Curriculum Vitae

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Latest publications

  1. Exposure diversity as a design principle for recommender systems

    Helberger, N., Karppinen, K. & D'Acunto, L. 2018 In : Information, Communication and Society. 21, 2, p. 191-207 17 p.

    Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

  2. Finland: Maintaining the fragile consensus

    Karppinen, K. E. & Ala-Fossi, M. 2017 Transparency and Funding of Public Service Media: Die deutsche Debatte im internationalen Kontext. Herzog, C., Hilker, H., Novy, L. & Torun, O. (eds.). Wiesbaden: Springer-Verlag, p. 107-117

    Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewChapter

  3. Human rights and the digital

    Karppinen, K. E. 2017 The Routledge Companion to Media and Human Rights. Tumber, H. & S. W. (eds.). Routledge, Vol. 2017, 12 p. (Routledge Media and Cultural Studies Companions)

    Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewChapter

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Latest activities

  1. Idäntutkimus (Journal)

    Karppinen, K. (Reviewer)
    2017

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscripts

  2. International Journal of Communication (Journal)

    Karppinen, K. (Reviewer)
    2017

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscripts

  3. Javnost (Journal)

    Karppinen, K. (Reviewer)
    2017

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscripts

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Latest prizes

  1. Gazette Young Scholar Award, 2nd prize

    Kari Karppinen (Recipient), 26 Nov 2006

    Prize: Prizes and awards

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Latest projects

  1. The Changing Business of Journalism and Its Role if Democracy

    Karppinen, K.

    01/07/201131/12/2011

    Project: Research project

  2. Fact Checking Hungary's Media Law

    Karppinen, K.

    01/05/201130/11/2011

    Project: Research project

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Education

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