The news media pay a lot of attention to issues of immigration and integration. This coverage matters in several ways. It matters for how citizens perceive other groups, for how they evaluate processes of integration, and for their voting behavior and support for right-wing, anti-immigration parties. Members of the CPC are doing research on the content and effects of media coverage on immigration and integration in several European countries.

CPC members have been involved in a NORFACE project and several faculty and PhD projects touch on this topic.

Scholars doing work in this domain include: