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Sarikakis, K. (2017). Austria. Good and bad, but a lack of accountability when journalism fails the migration test. In Euromed Migration IV (Ed.), How does the media on both sides of the Mediterranean report on migration? (pp. 15-21) Vienna: International Centre for Migration Policy Development.

Sarikakis, K. (2017). Assaults against journalists. We see the tip of the iceberg. In U. Carlsson & R. Pöyhtäri (Eds.), The assault on journalism. Building knowledge to protect freedom of expression (pp. 119-127). Gothenburg: Nordicom.

Sarikakis, K. (2017). El public service media en la Europa de la crisis económica y política. In J. Marzal Fellici, P. López Rabadán, & J. Izquierdo Castillo (Eds.), Los medios de comunicación públicos de proximidad en Europa. RTVV y la crisis de las televisions públicas (pp. 43-55). Valencia: Tirant humanidades.

Sarikakis, K., & Winter, L. (2017). Social media users' legal consciousness about privacy. Social Media + Society, 3(1), 1-14.


Mills, A., & Sarikakis, K. (2016). Reluctant activists? The impact of legislative and structural attempts of surveillance on investigative journalism. Big Data & Society, 3(2), 1-11.

Sarikakis, K. (2016). Europe's many crises and the confinement of democracy-driven free speech. In M. Edström, A.T. Kenyon & E.-M. Svensson (Eds.), Blurring the lines. Market-driven and democracy-driven freedom of expression (pp. 69-78). Gothenburg: Nordicom.

Sarikakis, K., Kolokytha, O., & Rozgonyi, K. (2016). Copyright (and) culture: The governance of audiovisual archives. Info, 18(6).

Mitric, P., & Sarikakis, K. (2016). European cinema: Spectator- or spect-actor-driven policies. In Y. Tzioumakis & C. Molloy (Eds.), The Routledge Companion to Cinema and Politics (pp. 421-431). London / New York: Routledge.

Sarikakis, K. (2016). Proteste in Europa. Die neuen Medien und die Wut des Publikums. In P. Limbourg, & R. Grätz (Eds.), Geschlossene Gesellschaften? Beteiligungsprozesse, Medien und Öffentlichkeiten in Europa (pp. 43-53). Göttingen: Steidl.


Sarikakis, K. (2015). Public-service media in Europe: A quiet paradigm shift? In O. Andreotti (Ed.), Journalism at risk. Threats, challenges and perspectives (pp. 173-194). Strasbourg: Council of Europe Publishing.

Sarikakis, K., Krug, C., & Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. (2015). Defining authorship in user-generated content: Copyright struggles in The Game of Thrones. New Media & Society. [OnlineFirst]

Sarikakis, K., & Winter, L. (2015). Negativer Journalismus ist mehr als "Bad News": Die Berichterstattung der Eurokrise in der deutschsprachigen Presse. In Deutscher Fachjournalisten-Verband (Ed.), Positiver Journalismus (pp. 141-172). Konstanz: UVK.

Sarikakis, K. (2015). Digital rights management and rights licensing in the online music sector: A case for cultural diversity? In: E. Psychogiopoulou (Ed.), Cultural governance and the European Union. Protecting and promoting cultural diversity in Europe (pp. 106-118). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Sarikakis, K. (2015). Making public policy in the digital age: The sex industry as a political actor, in: C. Carter, L. Steiner, & L. McLaughlin (Eds.), The Routledge Companion to Media and Gender. Routledge.


Sarikakis, K. (2014). Identity and diversity in European media policy: Crisis changes everything(?). In: Donders, K., Pauwels, C., & Loise, J. (Eds.), The Palgrave Handbook of European Media Policy (pp. 54-69). Palgrave Macmillan, 576 pages.

Rodriguez-Amat, J.R., & Brantner, C. (2014). Space and place matters: A tool for the analysis of geolocated and mapped protests. New Media & Society [OnlineFirst on September 17, 2014)

Sarikakis, K. (2014). Power, patriarchy, profit: barriers to gender mainstreaming in media policy. In A. V. Montiel (Ed.), Media and Gender: A Scholarly Agenda for the Global Alliance on Media and Gender. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and IAMCR ePublication (pp. 66-69).

Sarikakis, K., & Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. (2014). iAuthor. The fluid state of creativity rights and the vanishing author. In L. Lievrouw (Ed.). Challenging Communication Research. ICA 2013 Theme Book (pp. 141-155). Peter Lang.

Sarikakis, K., & Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. (2014). Intellectual property law change and process: The case of Spanish Ley Sinde as policy laundering. first monday 19(3).

Sarikakis, K. & Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. (2014), Bullying or due process: Policy laundering in the Spanish 'anti-piracy-law', in: Pavlíckova, T., Reifová, I.C. (2014), Media, Power and Empowerment – Central and Eastern European Communication and Media Conference CEECOM Prague 2012. Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

Sarikakis, K., & Ganter, S.A. (2014), Priorities in global media policy transfer: Audiovisual and digital policy mutations in the EU, MERCOSUR and the U.S. triangle. European Journal of Communication 29(1), 17-33.


Sarikakis, K. & Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. (2013) Copyright and Privacy Governance: Policy Intersections and Challenges, in: Löblich, M. and Pfaff-Rüdiger, S. (Eds.), Communication and Media Policy in the Era of the Internet. Theories and Processes (pp. 147-158). Baden-Baden: Nomos.

Sarikakis, K. & Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. (2013), 'A case of policy laundering? The lives and times of the Spanish copyright law', in: Löblich, M. and Pfaff, S. (Eds.). Communication and Media Policy in the Era of Digitization and the Internet. NOMOS, Center on Governance, Communication, Public Policy and Law at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich.

Sarikakis, K. & Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. (2013), 'Regulating media convergence: supranational and global paradigms', in: Diehl, S. & Karmasin, M. (Eds.). Media and Convergence Management. Springer Texts in Business and Economics. Klagenfurt & Vienna.

Rodriguez-Amat, J.R., Sarikakis, K., Ganter, S. & Tsapogas, D. (2013) 'Gobernanza de Internet y Libertad de Expresión en Europa: estado de la cuestión', in: Corredoira, L. & Cotino, L. (Eds.), Libertad de expresión e información en Internet. Amenazas y protección de los derechos personales. Centro Estudios Políticos y Constitucionales, Ministerio de la Presidencia. Madrid.

Sarikakis, K. and Tsapogas, D. (2013), "To 'be let alone' in social media: the market and regulation of privacy", in: M. E. Monroe and S. Verhulst (Eds.), Routledge Handbook of Media Law and Policy: A Socio-Legal Exploration, Routledge.

Lodge, J., & Sarikakis K. (2013). Citizens in 'an ever-closer union'? The long path to a public sphere in the EU. International Journal of Media and Cultural Politics 9 (2), 165-181.


Sarikakis, K. & Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. (2012), Human rights online or on the line? The Role of new (social) media in human rights protection. In: Nowak, M., Januszewski, K. & T. Hofstätter (2012), All Human Rights for All. Vienna Manual on Human Rights. Vienna: Neuer Wissenschaftlicher Verlag (pp. 552-558).

Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. Sarikakis K. (2012), La amenaza fan-tasma, o el crosmedia empoderiza al usuario? Sobre crosmedia y derechos de autor, in: C. Campalans , D. Renó & V. Gosciola (Eds.), Narrativas transmedia: de las teorías a las prácticas, Bogotá: Editorial Universidad del Rosario.

Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. & Fröb, S. (2012), The forbidden policies of identity: the social responsibility of business, in: Luciano Morganti & Léonce Bekemans (2012), The European Public Sphere – From critical thinking to responsible action. P.I.E. Peter Lang S.A. Editions Scientifíques Internationales, Brussels: Belgium.

Fröb, S. & Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. (2012), An analysis on a (symbolic) 'European Public Sphere', based on the article 11 (2) of the Treaty of the European Union. Position Paper. Austrian Institute for EU Law and Policy, Salzburg, Austria.

Sarikakis, K. (2012), 'Crisis' – 'Democracy' – 'Europe': terms of contract? Framing public debates of the crisis. Workshop of the Austrian Research Association, The Financial Crises of the 21st Century. [PDF] [LINK]

Sarikakis, K. & Ganter, S.A. (2012), Governance and technologies of surveillance: revisiting the gendered divide. Medien Journal Heft 2, Jg. 36, 2012. [PDF]

Sarikakis, K. (2012), Serving two masters: The roles of the market and European politics in the governance of media transformations, in: E. Psychogiopoulou (Ed.), Understanding Media Policies. A European Perspective (pp. 247-256). Basingstoke/New York: Palgrave MacMillan.

Sarikakis, K. (2012), Sharing, Labour and Governance on Social Media: A Rights Lacuna, in: Sützl, W., Stalder, F., Maier, R. & T. Hug. (Eds.), Media Knowledge and Education: Cultures and Ethics of Sharing, Innsbruck: Innsbruck University Press, 35-43. [PDF]

Sarikakis, K. & Tsaliki, L. (Eds.), (2012) Μέσα Επικοινωνίας, Λαϊκή Κουλτούρα και η Βιομηχανία του Σεξ: Τεχνολογίες, Πολιτική Οικονομία και Πολιτικές Διαχείρισης (The Mass Media, Popular Culture and the Sex Industry), Athens: Papazissis (in Greek).

Sarikakis, K. (2012), Country Expert Austria 2012, In A. Brouillete (Ed.), An Assessment of the Consistency of Hungary's Media Laws with European Practices and Norms. Center for Media and Communication Studies (CMCS), Central European University. [PDF] [LINK]

Sarikakis, K. (2012), Cities as geopolitical spaces for the global governance of culture, in: I. Yudhishthir & Helmut Anheier, (Eds.), Cultures and Globalization Series, Vol. 5 Cultural Policy and Governance in a New Metropolitan Age, London: Sage.

Sarikakis, K. (2012), Stepping Out of the Comfort Zone: Unfolding Gender Conscious Research for Communication and Cultural Policy Theory. In N. Just & M. Puppis. (Eds.), Trends in Communication Policy Research: New Theories, Methods and Subjects. Perspectives from Europe (pp. 401-417). Bristol: Intellect Books.

Sarikakis, K. (2012), The Governance of Communication and Culture: regularising the regimes of production and consumption, in: Mayer, V. (Ed.), Blackwell Companion to Media Production, Malden, MA: Blackwell.

Sarikakis, K. (2012), Securitisation and legitimacy in Global Media Governance: Spaces, Jurisdictions and Tensions, in: Volkmer, I. (Ed.), Handbook of Global Media Research – Handbooks in Communication and Media, Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.

Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. Sarikakis K. (2012), The Fandom menace or the Phantom author? On sharecropping, crossmedia and copyright, in: Ibrus, I. & Scolari, C. (Eds.) (2012), Crossmedia Innovations London: Peter Lang.

Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. (2012), After the media. Culture and Identity in the 21st Century, Bennett, Peter; Kendall, Alex & McDougall, Julian. 2011, Reviewed in International Journal of Media & Cultural Politics. (Issue 8.1).

Sarikakis, K. (2012). Access Denied: Gendered migration, immobilisation and the anatomy of silence. Ethnic and Racial Studies, 35(5), 800-816 (17).


Sarikakis, K. (2011), Arriving at a Crossroads, Feminist Media Studies, 11(1): 115-122.

Sarikakis, K. (2011), Work, Policy and Value in the media of the Digital Age. NORDICOM Review.

Sarikakis, K. & Lodge, J. (Eds) (2011), Communication, Mediation and Culture in the Making of Europe. SENT Network. Rome: II Mulino Publishers.

Sarikakis, K. (2011), The Making of Europe: Mediation, Communication and Culture, in: Lodge, K. & Sarikakis, K. (2011, eds.), Communication, Mediation and Culture in the Making of Europe, Rome: Il Mulino Publishers.

Sarikakis, K. (2011), Communicating Europe: steps towards the public sphere? In: J. Lodge & K. Sarikakis (Eds.) Communication, Mediation and Culture in the Making of Europe, Rome: II Mulino Publishers.

Conti, Luisa & Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. (2011), "Culture and the city", in: Contatti n.3 Incroci di sguardi, Interculturalità, relativismo e  globalizzazione, 3: pp. 257-282. 

Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. (2011), “Todos a la vez, en el mismo sitio: tiempo y espacio en eldiscurso nacionalista”, In DeSignis, Revista de Semiótica, 15 (in English: "All together at the same place: time and space in the nationalist discourse").


Sarikakis, K. (2010), For Culture and Democracy: Political Claims for Cosmopolitan Public Service Media, In Iosifides, P. (2010, ed.) Reinventing Public Service Communication, Cambridge: Palgrave.

Sarikakis, K. & Shade, L., R. (2010), Global Media and Women, in: Lee, J. & Shaw, S. (2010, eds) Women Worldwide: Trasnational Perspectives on Women, New York: McGraw-Hill (By invitation). 

Sarikakis, K. (2010), Μέσα Επικοινωνίας, Πορνογραφία και Βιομηχανία του Σεξ (Media, Pornography and the Sex Industry), Ζητήματα Επικοινωνίας (Communication Issues), 11, Athens: Kastaniotis (in Greek).

Rodriguez-Amat, J.R. (2010), "Diversificación y homogeneización en la cultura urbana", In Revista LIS. Letra Imagen Sonido, Ciudad Mediatizada, 5: pp. 68 - 82 (in English: "Diversification and homogeneity in the urban culture").


Sarikakis, K. (2009), Defending Communication Spaces: the remits and limits of the European Parliament, In J. Harrison & B. Wessels, Mediating Europe. New Media, Mass Communications, and the European Public Sphere, Oxford: Berghahn Books.

Sarikakis, K. & Nguyen, E., T. (2009), The trouble with Gender: Media policy and Gender mainstreaming in the European Union, Journal of European Integration, 31(2): 201-216.

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