Essays about: "Russian media"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 essays containing the words Russian media.

  1. 1. The Rise of Russian Soft Power : A media frame analysis of the Russia-based channel RT

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Alexander Hedlund Kancans; [2020]
    Keywords : Soft power; Russian-Ukrainian relations; Crimea; Russia Today RT ; Content analysis; Media frame analysis;

    Abstract : In the information age, media has come to be recognized as a credible mean and foreign policy tool to pursue soft power. Authoritarian states like Russia are competing in the realm of ideas through state-funded news outlets such as Russia Today (RT). READ MORE

  2. 2. RUSSIA VERSUS “HITLER-GERMANY” AND “GAY-WEST”. Cultural History and Political Technology in Defence of a Besieged Fortress

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Tuomas Taavila; [2019-09-04]
    Keywords : ryska; SIK; Russia; national idea; Critical Discourse Analysis; cultural history; state-propaganda; besieged fortress; West; Great Patriotic War; othering;

    Abstract : Against the background of deteriorated relations between Russia and the West,this study conducts a Critical Discourse Analysis on the Russian nation-buildingproject, facilitated by official rhetoric and state-controlled television. The essaystarts with an examination of the cultural roots of a Russian ‘national idea’ andshows how these are present in today’s context. READ MORE

  3. 3. Strategic narratives and public diplomacy in the Russian news media portrayal of Sweden: case of Russia Today

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Anna Ryzhova; [2019-09-03]
    Keywords : public diplomacy; mediated public diplomacy; international relations; Russia; Sweden; RT; strategic narrative; international system narrative; national narrative; international broadcasting;

    Abstract : With the changes in the means and the scope of global communication, images and stories, promoted by political elites are gaining real influence not only on hearts and minds but also on the policy-making in the international setting. In the twenty-first century, the concern of “whose story wins” has started to dominate the field of public diplomacy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Framing Kurdish Female Fighters : A qualitative content analysis of media representations of female fighters of Kobane in Arabic, Kurdish and Russian Media

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Journalistik

    Author : Fereshteh Mohammadi; [2019]
    Keywords : Kurdish female fighters; Kobane; IS; Arabic media; Kurdish media; Russian media; media framing; orientalism; feminist theory on militarization and war; war and peace journalism theory;

    Abstract : With the uprising of the Arab Spring in Syria in 2011, a myriad of news articles covering Syrian people' protests were published in the international media. However, it was after the Islamic State’s (IS) attacks on Syria and accordingly, Rojava region ​– the ​Democratic Federation of Northern Syria, de facto Autonomous Region ​– in 2014, that the region became the attention center of the international media. READ MORE

  5. 5. Social media - The only voice for oppositional media in Russia?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Karolina Jurcevic; [2019]
    Keywords : Social media; Russia; Protests; Online Protests; Offline Protests;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to explore how Telegram is used as a tool for social media protests in Russia. The thesis will focus on the relationship between offline and online protests and mainly discuss the application Telegram in this context. READ MORE