Kaisa_2012_3_photo by Veikko Somerpuro

Kurssin suoritus edellyttää osallistumista sekä luennoille että yhteen pienryhmistä, joissa keskustellaan viikoittain luettavista teksteistä. Pienryhmissä käsiteltävät tekstit ja tarkemmat suoritusohjeet löytyvät Moodlesta ennen kurssin alkua. Kurssin osallistujamäärä on rajattu. Etusijalla ovat POLVI-ohjelman opiskelijat ja heidän jälkeensä muut valtiotieteellisen tiedekunnan opiskelijat.

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13.2.2020 at 09:00 - 26.2.2020 at 13:00
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Timetable

Here is the course’s teaching schedule. Check the description for possible other schedules.

DateTimeLocation
Mon 9.3.2020
16:15 - 17:45
Tue 10.3.2020
10:15 - 11:45
Mon 16.3.2020
16:15 - 17:45
Tue 17.3.2020
10:15 - 11:45
Mon 23.3.2020
16:15 - 17:45
Tue 24.3.2020
10:15 - 11:45
Mon 30.3.2020
16:15 - 17:45
Tue 31.3.2020
10:15 - 11:45
Mon 6.4.2020
16:15 - 17:45
Tue 7.4.2020
10:15 - 11:45

Other teaching

11.03. - 08.04.2020 Wed 12.15-13.45
Outi Puukko
Teaching language: Finnish
11.03. - 08.04.2020 Wed 14.15-15.45
Maria Svanström
Teaching language: Finnish
11.03. - 08.04.2020 Wed 10.15-11.45
Outi Puukko
Teaching language: Finnish
12.03. - 02.04.2020 Thu 10.15-11.45
16.04.2020 Thu 10.15-11.45
Sari Roman-Lagerspetz
Teaching language: Finnish
11.03. - 08.04.2020 Wed 16.15-17.45
Maria Svanström
Teaching language: Finnish
12.03. - 02.04.2020 Thu 16.15-17.45
16.04.2020 Thu 16.15-17.45
Sari Roman-Lagerspetz
Teaching language: Finnish
12.03. - 02.04.2020 Thu 12.15-13.45
16.04.2020 Thu 12.15-13.45
Sari Roman-Lagerspetz
Teaching language: Finnish
11.03. - 08.04.2020 Wed 12.15-13.45
Maria Svanström
Teaching language: Finnish

Description

Jakso on POLVI-ohjelman opiskelijoille pakollinen.

Basic studies in politics, media and communication

After completing the course, students will be familiar with theories and concepts concerning the public sphere and democracy. Students will understand the functioning of the public sphere and democracy, and their historical connections and dynamics. They will also be able to critically read scientific texts on theories and concepts, place them into their context and perceive through them topical phenomena of the public sphere and democracy.

Fourth period of the first year of studies

The course examines central theoreticians focused on the public sphere and democracy, and the concepts they discuss. The course studies the functioning of the public sphere and democracy, their historical connections and dynamics. The course themes include the modernisation of the public sphere and its impact on changes in democratic politics, imagined communality and nationalistic democracy, gender and the public sphere, the public sphere in relation to civic society and civic movements, as well as the counter-public sphere.

- Anderson, B. (2007) Kuvitellut yhteisöt: nationalismin alkuperän ja leviämisen tarkastelua. Tampere: Vastapaino (selected sections)

- Calhoun, C. J. (2002) Imagining Solidarity: Cosmopolitanism, Constitutional Patriotism, and the Public Sphere. Public Culture 14:1, pp 147–171

- Held, D. (2006) Models of Democracy. Stanford: Stanford University Press (selected sections)

- Habermas, J., Lennox, S., & Lennox, F. (1974) The Public Sphere: An Encyclopedia Article (1964). New German Critique 3, 49-55. Or the Finnish translation: Habermas, Jürgen: Julkisuus. Tiedotustutkimus 3/1985

- Habermas, J. (2009) Poliittinen viestintä mediayhteiskunnassa: Voiko demokratia yhä iloita episteemisestä ulottuvuudesta? Media & Viestintä 32:3, pp 31–44

- Frazer, N. (1990/2009) Uusi katse julkisuuteen: vallitsevan demokratian arvostelua. Media & Viestintä 32:3

- Gardiner, M. E. (2004) Wild Publics and Grotesque Symposiums: Habermas and Bakhtin on Dialogue, Everyday Life and the Public Sphere. The Sociological Review 52:1, pp 28–48

- Mouffe, C. (2009) Keskusteleva demokratia vai kiisteleva moniarvoisuus? Media & Viestintä 32:3, pp 45–53

- Rosanvallon, P. (2008) Vastademokratia: politiikka epäluulon aikakaudella. Vastapaino, pp 7–39, 199–250

- Taylor, C. (2002) Modern Social Imaginaries. Public Culture 14:1, pp 91–124

Graded on a scale of 0 to 5 (0=fail, 1=pass, 2=satisfactory, 3=good, 4=very good, 5=excellent)

Ilmoittaudu kurssin luennoille sekä yhteen alla mainituista pienryhmistä.

The course is compulsory for students of the Bachelor’s Programme in Politics, Media and Communication. Lectures, literature, assignments. The course can be completed through contact and/or online teaching. The completion methods will be specified in the teaching programme.