Essays about: "framing theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 130 essays containing the words framing theory.

  1. 1. “CRISIS AND CRISIS FOR WHOM?” - A critical discourse analysis of how Swedish and British editorials framed the refugee crisis during the autumn of 2015

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Felicia Vikström; [2019-01-16]
    Keywords : Refugee crisis; Crisis; Editorials; Sweden; The UK; Framing Theory and Securitization Theory;

    Abstract : This Master thesis aims to conduct a critical discourse analysis of how Swedish and Britisheditorials covered the so-called "refugee crisis" during the autumn of 2015, specifically from Aug 1to Dec 31 st. The overall aim is to investigate the discursive construction of the crisis, which entailsinvestigating how the editorials framed the “crisis” and in what way it is a crisis: how the term wasconceptualised. READ MORE

  2. 2. Peace at the expense of traditional family values? : A descriptive frame analysis of the concept gender within the anti-gender campaign against the Colombian peace accord

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Louise Tegneborg; [2019]
    Keywords : gender; peace agreement; peace resistance; gender resistance; plebiscite;

    Abstract : The aim of this paper is to examine and describe the framing of the concept gender within the Colombian anti-gender campaign against the peace accord between FARC-EP and the government of Colombia. By implementing a frame analysis of gender, this study examines how actors within the resistance movement framed the concept of gender, and how they linked it to the resistance of the peace accord. READ MORE

  3. 3. Who are "the immigrants"? - A discourse analysis on forming “immigrants” as a group in the Swedish party leader debates of 2013 and 2017

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Pernilla West; [2019]
    Keywords : discourse; immigrants; immigration; Sweden; politics; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Using Laclau’s and Mouffe’s discourse theory, this thesis examines how the discursive formation of ”immigrants” as a group has developed in the Swedish party leader debates of 2013 and 2017. During these years the number of immigrants had a record year and the conversation and politics on immigration changed drastically in Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Climate change discourse in Canadian print media : A quantitative and qualitative analysis of print media from two Canadian regions

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

    Author : Kylie Robertson; [2019]
    Keywords : global journalism; print media; climate change; Canadian media; CDA; framing;

    Abstract : Over the last 30 years, awareness of anthropogenic climate change has increased and quickly become the one of the most pressing issues facing our planet. Canada is both a nation that has contributed to the acceleration of the climate problem and one that aims to help address the issues through commitments to global climate accords and other accountability actions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Regulatory fit and performance in elite bowlers

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad; Högskolan i Halmstad

    Author : Kihlman Adam; Fredriksson Timmy; [2019]
    Keywords : Chronic focus; Framing; Prevention; Promotion; Sport achievement; Framing; Idrottsprestation; Kroniskt fokus; Prevention; Promotion;

    Abstract : Research within regulatory fit framework has shown that athletes perform better when in a state of regulatory fit. This state occurs when there is a match between a player’s chronic regulatory focus and the framing of the given task. READ MORE