Essays about: "agenda-setting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 64 essays containing the word agenda-setting.

  1. 1. Deadly Gun Violence : A Critical Discourse Analysis of Possible Ideological Influences on the Framing of a Mass Shooting

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Elena Stückemann; [2018]
    Keywords : Ideology; mass shooting; framing; media agenda setting; gun control; blame attributions; prevention methods;

    Abstract : Statistics show that the number of mass shootings and involved fatalities have drastically increased over the last five years. The framing of these attacks in the mass media has a substantial impact on the public opinion on the causes of shootings, possible prevention methods and gun control in general. READ MORE

  2. 2. An ideological conflict: the information about refugees in the European mass media versus the UNHCR communication campaign "Dilemmas"

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Antonio Alaminos-Fernández; [2018]
    Keywords : Refugees; Mass Media; Agenda Setting; Europe;

    Abstract : The purpose of this research is to compare how the European mass media have presented the arrival of refugees to Europe, with an awareness campaign on this issue (Dilemmas). From this comparison several conclusions are obtained regarding the validity of the information provided by the mass media. READ MORE

  3. 3. Constructive Journalism: An answer to the negativity of the news? : A focus group study on the view on and the effects of constructive journalism in a European setting

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Journalistik

    Author : Marije Poort; [2018]
    Keywords : Agenda setting; Constructive journalism; Engagement; Framing; Journalism role; Media effects; News values;

    Abstract : News journalism often focuses on the negative (McIntyre & Gyldensted, 2017). This negativity can lead to citizens stop reading the news or becoming less engaged with the problems journalists report about. READ MORE

  4. 4. Milk: From a healthy drink to aclimate threat and back again. The media story : A text analysis of how Swedish newspapers have framed aspects of milk between 2012 and 2017

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Matilda Sonesson; Oliver Thörner; [2018]
    Keywords : Framing; Agenda setting; Mediatization; Swedish milk; Swedish media;

    Abstract : Media is a powerful agent within society, that works as a gatekeeper for the media arena and therefore decides what topics are discussed and which are not (Pinto et al., 2016; Anderson, 2009) By setting the agenda and by framing messages, media can influence the public perception and therefor also the culture within society. READ MORE

  5. 5. Agenda setting and IR in the Twitter era - The Case of Donald Trump and the North Korean nuclear crisis

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Rebecca Elvström; [2018]
    Keywords : agenda setting; international relations; Twitter; Trump; North Korea; nuclear crisis; social media;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to analyze and discuss how and why the traditional agenda setting process, as it is presented by Kingdon through the concepts of problems, politics and policy, can be seen in a new light of social media (tweets) and the concept of identity, by studying the case of American president Donald Trump and investigate his use of Twitter for agenda setting in the ongoing North Korean nuclear crisis. This thesis used a case study method to study the material of 28 tweets made by Trump about North Korea. READ MORE