Essays about: "English Newspapers"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 49 essays containing the words English Newspapers.

  1. 1. He passed away watching people die on TV : A corpus study about euphemisms for to die, dying or dead in American English

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Hampus Kamph; [2021]
    Keywords : Taboo; Euphemisms; Death; Dead; Dying;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to investigate the use and frequency of euphemisms for die, dying or dead in the American English-language using the Corpus of Contemporary American English. To fulfill the purpose, three research questions were answered. READ MORE

  2. 2. Conspiracy Theories and the Polarized Polish Press : Systemic and Event Conspiracy Narratives in Polish Daily Newspapers during the Presidential Election Campaign in 2020

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Olivia Rachwol; [2021]
    Keywords : Poland; Conspiracy Theories; Conspiracy Narratives; Narrative Analysis; political parties; Polish media coverage; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : This master’s thesis takes its cue from Polish sociologist Franciszek Czech (2019), who argued that the saturation of Polish magazines with conspiracy narratives suggests a deep polarization of the Polish society on a political level. Systemic and event conspiracy narratives frequently featured in media outlets both associated with the ruling Prawo i Sprawiedliwość (PiS) and its opposition Platforma Obywatelska (PO) as the PiS’ biggest opponent. READ MORE

  3. 3. Difficulties of Coming Out Amoung Japanese Elite Athletes : A media-studies inquiry into the case of soccer player Shiho Shimoyamada

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för Asien-, Mellanöstern- och Turkietstudier

    Author : Anni-Ruffina Ström; [2020]
    Keywords : LGBT athletes; Olympic Games; media representation; self-promotion; Nadeshiko Japan;

    Abstract : The 2020 Summer Olympicsand the Paralympic Games were scheduledto take placein Tokyo. This sporting mega-event has affected change in the public and social spheres of the host country, Japan, but with regard to athletes’ gender and sexual orientation Japan’s mainstream media seem still considerably biased. READ MORE

  4. 4. Analysis of the online Swedishpolitical discourse Thesis report for Degree Project C in Computer Science

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Pelle Ingvast; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In any written text bias is inherent, therefore it is important as aconsumer of media to understand that there are underlying biases.Sweden have a multi party system in parliament meaning that bias inmedia is possible not only in favor of two ideologies but potentiallyeight. READ MORE

  5. 5. Newspapers, frames & King : A qualitative framing analysis of how Martin Luther King Jr. was portrayed in three U.S. Newspapers & how this relates to the ESL classroom

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Abdullahi Abdiladif; [2019]
    Keywords : Newspapers; Media; Framing theory; Martin Luther King Jr.; frames; schemas; Education; ESL; English;

    Abstract : The aim of this piece of research is to analyze how Martin Luther King Jr. was portrayed in three U.S newspapers based on framing theory. Through the use of qualitative frame analysis, ten newspaper articles are studied from the period 20/04/1967-11/05/1967. READ MORE