About myself and my publications

Publications in English

Here you will find an overview over my publications in English language. You can download some of them in full text if you go to the subtitle "Publikasjoner" on this home page:

 

Nohrstedt, Stig A. og Ottosen, Rune (2017). Sustainable War Journalism and International Public Law. Berglez, Peter Olausson, Ulrika Ots, Mart (Red.), What is Sustainable Journalism? Integrating the Environmental, Social, and Economic Challenges of Journalism. Chapter Twelve. Peter Lang Publishing Group. 

Lippe, Berit von der og Ottosen, Rune (2017). Gendering War and Peace Journalism. New challenges for media research. Carlsson, Ulla Pÿhtâri, Reeta (Red.), The Assault on Journalism. Building Knowledge to Protect Freedom of Expression.Chapter 4. s. 61-71. Nordicom. 

Hornmoen, Harald, Backholm, Klas;Frey, Elsebeth;Ottosen, Rune;Reimerth, Gudrun;Steensen, Steen (2017). Key Communicators’ Perspectives on the Use of Social Media in Risks and Crises. Andersen, Robin de Silva, Purnaka L (Red.), The Routledge Companion to Media and Humanitarian Action. Kap. 36. Routledge. 

Høiby, Marte og Ottosen, Rune (2017). Journalism under pressure in conflict zones: A study of journalists and editors in seven countries. Media, War & Conflict. doi: org/10.1177/1750635217728092http://hdl.handle.net/10642/5269

Nohrstedt, Stig Arne og Ottosen, Rune (2017). What's wrong with War journalism? Why and how legal aspects of conflicts need better reporting. Carlsson, Ulla Pÿhtâri, Reeta (Red.), The Assault on Journalism. Building Knowledge to Protect Freedom of Expression. Chapter 25. s. 241-255. Nordicom. 

Ottosen, Rune (2017). To deal with impunity, we must address both political and criminal motivated violence . Journalism and Communication Monographs. Vol. 19. doi: 10.1177/1522637917707210

Ottosen, Rune (2017). Revolusjonsfrykt og klassekamp. Norsk Medietidsskrift. doi: http://www.medietidsskrift.no/content/uploads/pub/2017/11/NMF-tidsskrift-2-2017.pdf

Ottosen, Rune og Øvrebø, Sjur (2016). Who´s to Blame for the Chaos in Syria? The Coverage of Syria in Aftenposten with Libya as Doxa. Orgeret, Kristin Tayeebwa, William (Red.), Journalism in conflict and post conflict conditions. Worldwide perspectives. Capter 3. s. 63-80. Nordicom. 

Ottosen, Rune og Andenæs Bull, Cathrine (2016). Insane or evil? How Norway's Dagbladet and Aftenposten newspapers covered the perpetrator of 22 July 2011. Journal of Applied Journalism and Media Studies. Vol. 5. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1386/ajms.5.1.27_1http://dx.doi.org/10.1386/ajms.5.1.27_1

Høiby, Marte Havikbotn;Ottosen, Rune (2016). Reduced Security for Journalists an Less Reporting from the Frontline. Carlsson, Ulla (Red.), Freedom of Expression and Media in Transition. Studies and Reflections in the Digital Age. Chapter 21. s. 183-191. Nordicom. http://hdl.handle.net/10642/4209

Ottosen, Rune;Hovden, Jan Fredrik (2016). New Times, New Journalists? Nordic Journalism Students Entering an Age of Uncertainity. Hovden, Jan Fredrik Nygren, Gunnar Zilliacus-Tikkanen, Henrika (Red.), Becoming a Journalist: Journalism Education in the Nordic Countries. Chapter 4. s. 51-70. Nordicom. 

Ottosen, Rune (2016). Crisis or Innovation? The Norwegian Journalist Between Market and Ideals in the Multimedia Era. Maxwell, Richard (Red.), The Routledge Companion to Labor and Media. Chapter 17. s. 202-217. Routledge. 

Ottosen, Rune (2016). Masculinity, Iconisation and Fictional War Heroes in GWT. Lippe, Berit von der Ottosen, Rune (Red.), Gendering War and Peace Reporting. Some Insights - some Missing Links. Chapter 13. s. 227-244. Nordicom. 

Lippe, Berit von der og Ottosen, Rune (2016). Approaches and Insights on Gendering War- and Peace Reporting. Lippe, Berit von der Ottosen, Rune (Red.), Gendering War and Peace Reporting. Some Insights - some Missing Links.Introduction. s. 9-32. Nordicom. 

Lippe, Berit von der og Ottosen, Rune (2016).  Gendering War and Peace Reporting. Some Insights - some Missing Links.ISBN: 978-91-87957-42-0. 278 s. Nordicom. 

 Nohrstedt, Stig A.;Ottosen, Rune (2015). Peace journalism: A proposition for conceptual and methodological improvemnets. Global Media and Communication. Vol. 11. doi: 10.1177/1742766515606289http://hdl.handle.net/10642/3747

Nohrstedt, Stig A.;Ottosen, Rune (2015). Mediatiazation and Globalisation: New Challenges for War Journalism. Eskjær, Mikkel Fugl Hjarvard, Stig Mortensen, Mette (Red.), The Dynamics of Mediatized Conflicts. Chapter Seven. s. 149-164. Peter Lang Publishing Group. 

 Nohrstedt, Stig A. and Ottosen, Rune (2014).  New Wars, New Media and New War Journalism. Professional and Legal Challenges in Conflict Reporting. ISBN: 978-91-86523-96-1. 223 s. Nordicom. 

Hyde-Clarke, Nathalie;Ottosen, Rune;Miller, Toby (2014). Nation-Building and the FIFA World Cup, South Arica 2010. Chari, Tendai Mhiripiri, Nhamo (Red.), African Footbal, Identity Politics and Global Media Narratives. Chap 1. s. 15-29. Palgrave Macmillan. 

Ottosen, Rune (2014). Underreporting the legal aspects of drone strikes in international conflicts: A case study of how Aftenposten and New York Times cover drone strike. Conflict & Communication Online. Vol. 13. 10 s. http://hdl.handle.net/10642/2219

Ottosen, Rune (2014). The Significance of Nordicom and the NordMedia Conference to Nordic Media and Communication Research. Nordicom Review. Vol. 35. http://hdl.handle.net/10642/2402

 Ottosen, Rune (2013). PSYOPS or journalism. Norwegian Information Warfare in Afghanistan. Barkho, Leon (Red.), From Theory to Practice. How to Assess and Apply Impartiality in News and Current Affairs. Part II Chapter 3. s. 71-91. Intellect Ltd.

Ottosen, Rune (2013). How the Use of Drones in the War on Terror Might Contribute to Violence in the Middle East.Luftkrigsskolens skriftserie. Vol. 29. 

Ottosen, Rune, Slaatta, Tore og Øfsti, Sigurd (2013). How they missed the big story: Norwegian news media and NATO’s military operation in Libya. Conflict & Communication Online. Vol. 12. 15 s. http://www.cco.regener-online.de/2013_1/pdf/ottosen_et_al.pdf

Nohrstedt, Stig A. og Ottosen, Rune (2012). WikiLeaks and War Laws. Freedman, Des Thussu, Daya (Red.), Media and Terrorism. Global Perspectives. Part Three. s. 206-222. Sage Publications. 

Nohrstedt, Stig A. og Ottosen, Rune (2012). Mediendiskurs, Gewalt und gewaltfreie Konfliktbearbeitung. Das Journalism-in-the-New-World-OrderProjekt oder: von der Saszination einer Method. Baros, Wassilios Rost, Jürgen (Red.), Natur-und kulturwissenshaftliche Perspektiven in der Psychologe Methodologie- Methoden-Anwendungsbeispiele. Kapitel 6. s. 83-95. Verlag Irena Regener. 

Ottosen, Rune;Miller, Toby;Nathalie, Hyde-Clarke (2012). Framing the Football Fan as Consumer. A Content Analysis of the Coverage of Supporters in The Star During the 2010 World Cup. Krøvel, Roy Gunnar Roksvold, Thore Aksel (Red.),We Love to Hate Each Other. Mediated Football Fan Culture. Chapter 5. s. 111-129. Nordicom. 

Ottosen, Rune (2012). WikiLeaks: Ethical minefield or a democratic revolution in journalism? A case study of the impact of the Afghanistan coverage in the Norwegian daily Aftenposten. Journalism Studies. Vol. 13. doi: 10.1080/1461670X.2012.667995

Nohrstedt, Stig A. og Ottosen, Rune (2012). Targeting Journalists and Media in the New World order. Wilson, Eric (Red.),The Dual State Parapolitics, Carl Schmitt and the National Security Complex. 13. s. 315-336. Ashgate. 

Ottosen, Rune;Krumsvik, Arne Håskjold (2012). Digital Challenges on the Norwegian Media Scene. Nordicom Review.Vol. 33. http://hdl.handle.net/10642/1415 

Ottosen, Rune;Nohrstedt, Stig A. (2011). Peace journalism-critical discource case study: media and the plan for Swedish and Norwegian defence cooperation. Shaw, Ibrahim Seaga Lynch, Jake Hackett, Robert A (Red.), Expanding Peace Journalism: Comparative and critical approaches. Chapetr 7. s. 217-238. Sydney University Press. 

 Bjørnsen, Gunn;Hovden, Jan Fredrik;Ottosen, Rune (2010). The Norwegian Journalism Education Landscape.Journalism Research.http://www.journalism.vu.lt

Ottosen, Rune (2010). Betrayal, Heroism and Everyday Life in the Norwegian Press during the German Occupation of Norway 1940-1945. Dosenrode, Søren (Red.), Freedom of the Press. On Censorship, Self-censorship and Press Ethics.Chapter Five. s. 26-42. Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft. 

Ottosen, Rune (2010). Enemy Images and the journalistic process. Seib, Philip (Red.), War and Conflict Communication. Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies vol II. Chapter 38. s. 290-314. Routledge. 

Nohrstedt, Stig Arne  og Ottosen, Rune (2010). A New Information Order - But what Order. Broddason, Þorbjörn Kivikuru, Ullamaija Tufte, Birgitte Weibull, Lennart Østbye, Helge (Red.), Norden och världen. En bok tillägnad Ulla Carlsson. The Nordic Countries and the World. A Book for Ulla Carlsson. Chapter 29. s. 321-334. 

Ottosen, Rune (2010). Galtung's Theory on Peace Journalism and Norweegian Journalism on Afghanistan. Johansen, Jørgen Jones, John Y. (Red.), Experiments with Peace. Celebarting Peace on Johan Galtung's 80th Birthday. Kap 24. s. 258-266. 

 

 Ottosen, Rune;Krumsvik, Arne Håskjold (2010). Digitaziation and Editorial Change in Online Media. Findings froma Norwegian Research Project. Nordicom Information. Vol. 32. http://hdl.handle.net/10642/884

Ottosen, Rune (2010). The war in Afghanistan and peace journalism in practice. Media, War & Conflict. Vol. 3. 

Nohrstedt, Stig A. og Ottosen, Rune (2010). Brothers in arms or peace? The media representation of Swedish and Norwegian defence- and military co-operation. Conflict & Communication Online. Vol. 9. 

Ottosen, Rune, Bjørnsen, Gunn og Hovden, Jan Fredrik (2010). The Norwegian journalism education landscape. Journalism Research. Vol. 2. 

Hovden, Jan Fredrik;Bjørnsen, Gunn;Ottosen, Rune;Willig, Ida;Zilliacus-Tikkanen, Henrika (2009). The Nordic journalists of tomorrow : an exploration of first year journalism students in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden.Nordicom Review. Vol. 30. http://www.nordicom.gu.se/common/publ_pdf/279_hovden et al ol.pdf

Ottosen, Rune og Mudhai, Okoth Fred (2009). Conflict coverage in a digital age : challenges for African media. Mudhai, Okoth Fred Tettey, Wisdom J. Banda, Fackson (Red.), African media and the digital public sphere. 11. s. 239-253. Palgrave Macmillan. 

 

Bjørnsen, Gunn;Hovden, Jan Fredrik;Ottosen, Rune (2009). The Norwegian journalism education landscape. Terzis, Georgios (Red.), European journalism education. Del 2. s. 177-190. Intellect Ltd.. 

Ottosen, Rune (2009).  VG, Saddam og vi : et kritisk blikk på nyhetsdekning av krig og konflikt. ISBN: 978-82-7147-336-5. 323 s. IJ-forlaget. 

Ottosen, Rune (2009). The Military-Industrial Complex Revisited Computer Games as War Propaganda. Television and New Media. Vol. 10. doi: 10.1177/1527476408325365

Ottosen, Rune (2009). Computer Games and the Military Industrial Complex. Television and New Media. Vol. 10. 

Ottosen, Rune;Hovden, Jan Fredrik;Bjørnsen, Gunn;Willig, Ida;Zilliacus-Tikkanen, Henrika (2009). The Nordic Journalists of Tomorrow. An Exploration of First Year Journalism Students in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden.Nordicom Review. Vol. 30. 

Ottosen, Rune (2009). Targeting the Player. Computer Games as Propaganda for the Military-Indsutrial Complex.Nordicom Review. Vol. 30. 

Hovden, Jan Fredrik;Bjørnsen, Gunn;Ottosen, Rune;Ida, Willig;Henrika, Zilliacus-Tikkanen (2009). The Nordic Journalists of Tomorrow. An Exploration of First Year Journalism Students in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden.Nordicom Review. Vol. 30. http://www.nordicom.gu.se/common/publ_pdf/279_hovden%20et%20al%20ol.pdf

 Ottosen, Rune (2008). Video Games as War Propanda: Can Peace Journalism Offer an Alternative Approach. Peace and Policy. Vol. 13. 

Nohrstedt, Stig A. og Ottosen, Rune (2008). War Journalism in the Threat Society: Peace Journalism as a strategy for challenging the mediated culture of fear?. Conflict & Communication Online. Vol. 7. 

Bjørnsen, Gunn;Hovden, Jan Fredrik;Ottosen, Rune;Schultz, Ida;Zilliacus-Tikkanen, Henrika (2007). The Nordic Journalism Student: A cross-national study. Furseth, Inger Leer-Salvesen, Paul 

Bjørnsen, Gunn;Hovden, Jan Fredrik;Ottosen, Rune (2007). Journalists in the Making : Findings from a longitudinal study of Norwegian journalism students. Journalism Practice. Vol. 1. 

Ottosen, Rune;Figenschou, Tine Ustad (2007). September 11 in Norwegian Media: Images of the Local Threat. Pludowski, Tomasz (Red.), How the World's News Media Reacted to 9/11. Essays from Around the Globe. 7. s. 122-137. 

Ottosen, Rune (2007). The Reagans: Fiction, History, or Propaganda. Riegert, Kristina (Red.), Politicotainment. Television's take on the Real. Chapter 10. s. 237-267. Peter Lang Publishing Group. 

Ottosen, Rune;Figenschou, Tine Ustad (2007).  September 11 in Norwegian Media: Images of the local threath in Tomaz Pludowski (ed.) How the World's News Media Reacted to 9/11. Essays from around the globe. ISBN: 0-922993-66-1. 373 s. Marquette Books. 

Ottosen, Rune;Bjørnsen, Gunn;Hovden, Jan Fredrik (2007). Journalists in the Making: Findings from a longitudal study of Norwegian journalism students. Journalism Practice. Vol. 1. 

 Ottosen, Rune (2005). Peacekeeping or aggression? Norwegian Media and the War in Afghanistan. Nordicom Review.Vol. 26. 

Ottosen, Rune (2005). The Norwegian media image of the war in Afghanistan peacekeeping or aggression?. Nordicom Review.

Nohrsted, Stig A  and Ottosen Rune (2005).  Global War - Local Views. Media Imaages of the Iraq War. ISBN: 91-89471-33-4. 278 s. Nordicom. 

Nohrstedt, Stig A. and Ottosen, Rune(2005).  Global War - Local Views. Media Images of the Iraq War. ISBN: 91-89471-33-4. 278 s. Nordicom. 

Ottosen, Rune (2005). Good-doers or Bad-doers? Images of the War in Iraq in the Mainstream Norwegian Press in Global War – Local Views. Media Images of the Iraq War. Ottosen, Rune Nohrsted, Stig A (Red.), Global War - Local Views. Media Imaages of the Iraq War. Chapter 9. s. 187-209. Nordicom. 

Nohrstedt, Stig A.;Ottosen, Rune (2005). Introduction. Ottosen, Rune Nohrsted, Stig A (Red.), Global War - Local Views. Media Imaages of the Iraq War. Introduction. s. 9-25. Nordicom. 

Ottosen, Rune (2004). Fiction or News? A Quest fo Multidisiplinary Research on the Entertainment Industry and its Effects on Journalism. Nordicom Information.

Ottosen, Rune;Nohrstedt, Stig A. (2004).  U.S. and the Others. Global Media Images on "The War on Terror". ISBN: 91-89471-24-5. 316 s. Nordicom. 

Ottosen, Rune (2004). Mr. President: The Enemy is closer than you might think. Ottosen, Rune (Red.), U.S. and the Others. Global Media Images on "The War on Terror". Chapter 7. s. 107-131. Nordicom. 

Nohrstedt, Stig Arne, Höijer, Birgitta ogOttosen, Rune (2002). The Kosovo War in the Media - Analysis of a Global Discursive Order. Conflict & Communication Online.

Ottosen, Rune (2002). Herr President: Fienden er nærmere enn du aner. Eide, Elisabeth Ottosen, Rune (Red.), Krigens retorikk: medier, myter og konflikter etter 11. september. Kapittel 5. s. 89-122. 

Ottosen, Rune;Heikki, Luostarinen (2002). Propaganda and War Reporting after the Vietnam War. Journalism in the New World Order II - Studying War and the Media. Caapter 7. Nordicom. 

Ottosen, Rune;Luostarinen, Heikki (2002). The Changing Role of the media in Conflicts. From the Cold War to the Net Age. Journalism in the New World Order II - Studying War and the Media. Chapter 2. Nordicom.  

Ottosen, Rune;Luostarinen, Heikki (2001). The Media Gulf War and its Aftermath. Journalism in the New World Order I.Chpter 2. s. 35-56. Nordicom. 

Nohrstedt, Stig A.;Ottosen, Rune (2001). Studying the Media Gulf War. Ottosen, Rune Nohrstedt, Stig A. (Red.),Journalism and the New World Order. Gulf War, National News and Globalization. Chapter 1. s. 11-34. Nordicom. 

Nohrstedt, Stig A. og Ottosen, Rune (2001). Globalization of War News. Challenges for Media Research. Hjarvard, Stig (Red.), News in a Globalized Society. Chapter 10. s. 179-196. Nordicom. 

Ottosen, Rune (2001). Hvem blir journalister. Finslo, Stig (Red.), "En fri og uavhengig ledelse..." Redaktørinstituttets status 2001. Kapittel 9. s. 83-108. 

Nohrstedt, Stig A. og Ottosen, Rune;(2001). Summary and Conclusion. Globalization and the Gulf Conflict 1990-2000. Ottosen, Rune Nohrstedt, Stig A. (Red.), Journalism and the New World Order. Gulf War, National News and Globalization.Chapter 10. s. 241-270. Nordicom. 

Nohrstedt, Stig A. and Ottosen, Rune (2001).  Journalism and the New World Order. Gulf War, National News and Globalization. ISBN: 91-89471-06-7. 282 s. Nordicom. Ottosen,  

Ottosen, Rune;Nohrstedt, Stig A.;Riegert, Kristina;Kaitatzi-Whitlock, Sophia (2000). From the Persian Gulf to Kosovo - war journalism and propaganda. European Journal of Communication.

Nohrstedt, Stig A., Ottosen, Rune og Riegert, Kristina;Kaitatzi-Whitlok, Sophia (2000). From the Persian Gulf to the Kosovo - War Journalism and Propaganda. European Journal of Communication. Vol. 15. http://hdl.handle.net/10642/4448

Ottosen, Rune (1999). "Rambo" in Somalia? A Critical Look at Media Coverage of Operation Restore Hope. Nordenstreng, Kaare Michael, Griffin (Red.), International Media Monitoring. Chapter 10. s. 163-196. Hampton Press. 

Ottosen, Rune (1999). In cross fire between Serb propagnada and the NATO spin machine. Goff, Peter (Red.), The Kosovo News & Propaganda. Chapter 17. 

 Ottosen, Rune (1995). Enemy Images and the Journalistic process. Journal of Peace Research.

Eide, Martin;Ottosen, Rune (1994). Science Journalism without Science Journalists. Public Understanding of Science.

Ottosen, Rune (1994). The Mass media as Myth Maker of Smarts Bombs and Commercializer for the Weapons Industry. Blumberg, Herbert H. French, Christopher C. (Red.), Lessons from the Gulf War: Social Science Findings. Chapte 12. University Press of America. 

Ottosen, Rune (1992). The Allied forces success in the Gulf War: Waterloo for journalism. Nordicom Review.

Ottosen, Rune (1992). The Mass media as myhtmaker of smart bombs and Commercializer for the

Ottosen, Rune (1991). Enemy Images in the Norwegian Media since the Thaw in East-West Relations. Nordicom Review.

 

Working experience

  • From 2018 Professor emeritus Oslo and Akershus University College of applied sciences
  • 1999-2017 Professor Journalist Education - Oslo and Akershus University College of applied sciences
  • 2011-2012 Professor II at Journalist Education - University of Nordland (part time). 
  • 2000-2003 Professor II Sami University College (part-time).
  • 1996 - 1999 Associate Professor Journalist Education - Oslo University College 
  • 1993-1995 History Researcher / Author Jubilee Book Norwegian Journalist Federation
  • 1992 Researcher at International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO)
  • 1990-1992 Head of Information at International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO)
  • 1989 – 1990) Journalist at Foreign Desk Norwegian News Agency (NTB)
  • 1984 - 1988 Associate Professor / Researcher at Norsk Journalisthøgskole 1984 
  • 1984 Information Officer TV-Action - Amnesty International (September) 
  • 1983 Assistant Teacher at Political Science UIO (Part-time beside Master's Degree Studies)
  • 1982 Consultant at Norwegian Journalist High School 
  • 1981 Journalist in Klassekampen (part time) 
  • 1980 Consultant Likestillingsrådet (Norwegian  Council of Equality)
  • 1977-1980 Journalist Editorial Secretary  for journals October Publishing house
  • 1975-1976 Conductor Holmenkolbanen 
  • 1972 Journalist in Troms Folkeblad