Britain and Germany Imagining the Future of Europe

National Identity, Mass Media and the Public Sphere

  • Leonard Novy

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 217-288

About this book


Through analysis of newspaper coverage on the debate over the future of Europe in Great Britain and Germany between 2000 and 2005, this book explores the intricate ways in which national identities shape media discourses on European integration. In doing so, it provides some compelling insights into Europe's emerging communicative space(s).


constitution democracy desegregation European Integration European Union (EU) identity mass media media national identity

Authors and affiliations

  • Leonard Novy
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute for Media and Communications PolicyBerlinGermany
  2. 2.Leuphana UniversityLüneburgGermany

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