MediUmWelt

 

 

Approaches to media:

The existentialist approach

 

Media topics:

 

Tech addiction (and Dopamine):

In the media:

Why calling screen time ‘digital heroin’ is digital garbage

Technology is not a drug, please stop calling it addictive

Dopamine: the cause of digital addiction?

No, Dopamine is Not Addictive

The unsexy truth about Dopamine

Peer review:

Kardefelt-Winther et al. 2017. “How can we conceptualize behavioural addiction without pathologizing common behaviours?” Addiction, pp. 1709-1715.

Media/moral panic:

Academic articles and Peer review:

Drotner, Kirsten. 1999. Dangerous media? Discourses and Dilemmas of Modernity.  International Journal of the History of Education, Volume 35, Issue 3 pp. 593-619.

The trouble with ‘media panics’: https://ddbuckingham.files.wordpress.com/2015/04/media-panics.pdf

Moral Panic and Reading: Early Elite Anxieties About

the Media Effect: http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/1749975515626953

Dungeons and Dragons:

1980c media panic: https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/the-1980s-media-panic-over-dungeons-dragons

Fake News:

Fake News: a media panic?: https://www.battleofideas.org.uk/session/fake-news-a-media-panic/

SoMe:

“Don’t listen to the moral panic, social media is good for young people’s mental health”

http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/social-media-mental-health-instagram-force-for-good-a7746821.html

 

Ex-employees:

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/oct/05/smartphone-addiction-silicon-valley-dystopia

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/dec/11/facebook-former-executive-ripping-society-apart

Interviews:

Amy Orben: The Need for Nuance

Events:

Screen Time: Research, policy and communication in a digital era, 16th January 2018

 

Reflections:

Stig Hjarvard: Deletid

 

Web 3.0

Media trouble

 

Media research:

Theory:

Hyperembodiment

Extraembodiment