Essays about: "Agenda-Setting Theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 36 essays containing the words Agenda-Setting Theory.

  1. 1. Translating Climate Change Adaptation to Local Context and Practice:The case of floods and landslides in Rwanda

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Natalie Martinsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Rwanda; climate change adaptation; floods; landslides; translation theory; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of conducting this study was to analyze how forced expropriations and the demolitions of informal settlements could fall under the umbrella of “climate change adaptation” measures. Using an actor-network lens and translation theory, these translations are systematically broken down between three distinct levels: global discourse, national discourse, and implementation. READ MORE

  2. 2. "Several media reports today" – A comparative analysis of discursive practices within Swedish immigration critical media and public service media

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Gustaf Rossi; [2020]
    Keywords : Discourse Analysis; Fake News; Fria Tider; Immigration; Nyheter Idag; Sveriges Radio; Sveriges Television; Swedish Election; Swedish Politics;

    Abstract : Syftet med den här masteruppsatsen är att förstå nyhetsdiskurser i public service och invandringskritiska alternativmedier i Sverige. Uppsatsen fokuserar på hur de fyra största politiska partierna behandlar invandringsfrågan månaden före det riksdagsvalet 2018. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sustainability on Social Media - A content analysis of how the #sustainability is represented on the social media platform Instagram

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Katharina Engelin; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainability; social media; Instagram; mainstream media; public representation; framing theory; agenda setting theory;

    Abstract : The increasing presence of sustainability in multiple contexts of today’s societies has led to the phe- nomenon of proliferating representations of the term. A lack of consensus towards the terminology within theory and media representations formed the base for uncertain understandings in public. READ MORE

  4. 4. Menstrual Hygiene Management and Agenda-Setting Theory: A case study of the ‘Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Bill (2019)’

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Zoë Quinney Smith; [2020]
    Keywords : Menstrual Hygiene Management; Agenda-Setting Theory; Period Poverty; Human rights; Stigma; Scotland;

    Abstract : Suitable Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) is necessary for the full enjoyment of human rights. In 2019, Scotland made history as the first country to take such a hands on approach to ensuring MHM, when it placed the ‘Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Bill (2019)’ on its political agenda. READ MORE

  5. 5. Who is really in power here : A critical discourse analysis on the Facebook discussion concerning the media representation of Greekazo in Malou Efter Tio

    University essay from Karlstads universitet; Karlstads universitet

    Author : Thomas Forssell; Bjerkland Axel; [2020]
    Keywords : Critical Discourse analysis; Malou efter 10; Greekazo; Swedish rap; Moral Panic;

    Abstract : The purpose of this essay is to investigate the confrontation of the Facebook group that was developed in response to the interview with the rap artist Greekazo in Malou Efter Tio. The study investigates the research questions: How is the discursive practice of Facebook utilized to challenge a mainstream television production? How are the stereotypes of contemporary marginalized rap artists reproduced in the Swedish news media? Our key interest lies in the moment of conflict between a section of the public and a mainstream media organization where we discuss how the media representation of a Swedish contemporary rap subculture is confronted by a minority of people online. READ MORE