Transnationalization of Public Spheres (Transformations of by Bernhard Peters, Hartmut Weler, Stefanie Sifft, Michael

By Bernhard Peters, Hartmut Weler, Stefanie Sifft, Michael Bruggemann, Katharina Kleinen-v.Konigslow, Andreas Wimmel

The Transnationalization of Public Spheres takes a clean examine a greatly debated query in diplomacy and political communique examine: How can public discourses give a contribution to democratic governance past the country nation? targeting the 'democratic deficit' of the ecu Union it analyzes to what volume household media discourses bridge the gulf among the ecu and its electorate. The ebook combines quantitative and qualitative analyses of media content material and evaluates them from a democratic thought viewpoint.

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A) To satisfy the first requirement, the design of our study encompasses all possible issues and topics of political discourse. Unlike most other Analysing Europeanization: the Research Framework 23 studies in the ENPS research field, we have not chosen specific EU issues or policies as the material for our research. This enables us not only to study transnationalization as a long-term process (which would have been impossible when focusing, say, on the launch of the euro or other isolated issues), but also ensures that the scope of the process is not already determined by the selected cases.

20 Transnationalization of Public Spheres Chapters 3 and 4 then present the results of our long-term, cross-issue content analysis of leading newspapers in Austria, Denmark, France, Germany and Great Britain. Chapter 3 looks at the Europeanization process diachronically, identifying as our main result a complex pattern of nationally segmented Europeanization with increases on some of our dimensions but not on others. In Chapter 4, the perspective is reversed from diachronic to synchronic and country differences in the levels of Europeanization are identified and explained by a complex set of both political and media variables.

It describes the methods used in our study – the cross-issue content analysis and the issue-specific case studies – and details our choice of countries and issues, the periods of investigation, and the sampling methods used. 20 Transnationalization of Public Spheres Chapters 3 and 4 then present the results of our long-term, cross-issue content analysis of leading newspapers in Austria, Denmark, France, Germany and Great Britain. Chapter 3 looks at the Europeanization process diachronically, identifying as our main result a complex pattern of nationally segmented Europeanization with increases on some of our dimensions but not on others.

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