Author: Raivo Palmaru
Bio Note: Raivo Palmaru is currently an assistant professor in the Institute of Communication, at Tallinn University in Estonia, while previously he was professor of communication theory at Nord University, Tallinn, Estonia. He received his M. A. in 1978 from Tartu University and earned his Ph.D. in political science (political communication) in 2001 from Tallinn University. Named “Journalist of the Year” by the Estonian Journalists Association in 1995 and 1996, he has worked for leading Estonian newspapers and magazines. In the political sphere, Palmaru has served as the chief-of-staff of the prime minister of Estonia and from 2005 to 2007 was the minister of culture. Palmaru’s publications include three books and numerous professional papers.
Affiliation: Tallinn University, Estonia
Publications in Constructivist Foundations
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Palmaru R. (2016) Author’s response: Cognitive autonomy and communication. Constructivist Foundations 12(1): 50–58. http://constructivist.info/12/1/050
Palmaru R. (2016) Constructivism as a key towards further understanding of communication, culture and society. Constructivist Foundations 12(1): 30–38. http://constructivist.info/12/1/030
Palmaru R. (2014) Communication and media studies in crisis. Constructivist Foundations 10(1): 150–152. http://constructivist.info/10/1/150
Palmaru R. (2014) How can a social system be autopoietic? Constructivist Foundations 9(2): 170–172. http://constructivist.info/9/2/170
Palmaru R. (2012) Author’s response: Culture matters. Constructivist Foundations 8(1): 80–xxx. http://constructivist.info/8/1/080
Palmaru R. (2012) Making sense and meaning: On the role of communication and culture in the reproduction of social systems. Constructivist Foundations 8(1): 63-75. http://constructivist.info/8/1/063