Essays about: "journalism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 210 essays containing the word journalism.

  1. 1. A possibility, a threat, a denial? How news robots affect journalists’ work practices and professional identity

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/JMG - Inst f journalistik och masskomm

    Author : Hanna Tuulonen; [2021-04-08]
    Keywords : algorithm; artificial intelligence; automated journalism; automation; computational journalism; data journalism; identity; identity construction; journalism; journalist; news robot; professional identity; robot journalism;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis is to gather an understanding on how news robots have influenced and will influence journalists’ work. This thesis also seeks to explain how journalists’ attitudes towards news robots have changed after they started working with or side by side with news robots, and how news robots affect journalists’ professional identity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Transcendental Mediation. A critical analysis of journalistic transparency

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/JMG - Inst f journalistik och masskomm

    Author : Johannes Stenlund; [2021-04-07]
    Keywords : Transparency; concept analysis; content analysis; interviews;

    Abstract : Transparency has been advanced as a potential remedy for falling trust in journalism. By allowing readers to see more of the production process, journalism is thought to become more trust-worthy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Rethinking Source Criticism -Towards the development of an analytical model for evaluation of sources in times of massinformation and fake news

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Daniel Hernández Guerrero; [2021]
    Keywords : Democracy; didactics; social studies; civics; digitalisation; social media; news; fake news; critical source criticism; evaluation of sources; source criticism; critical thinking; journalism; pluralism; multiperspectivity; critical literacy; narratives; history; historical consciousness; political awareness; källkritik; crítica de fuentes;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses source criticism from a critical perspective which encompasses its challenges, demands and possibilities for teaching practice. The questions guiding the core of this research are the following:1) What differentiates people’s activities in the process of evaluating sources? 2) What characterizes an effective practice in critical evaluation of sources? 3) Which criteria, factors and strategies might be important to consider in order to have a successful source critical methodology that promotes the improvement of critical thinking when analysing information and news?The studied materials include data from one survey and 54 semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  4. 4. Coronavirus and the use of Twitter amongst journalists: A mixed-method analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/JMG - Inst f journalistik och masskomm

    Author : Declan McCann; [2020-10-12]
    Keywords : Coronavirus; Twitter;

    Abstract : The coronavirus pandemic has had an enormous impact on humanity and news media has become dominated by coverage of the virus. This thesis examines the ways in which journalists have used Twitter during this time. Focus was placed on the journalistic roles that the journalists performed on Twitter. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Portrayal of strikes. Framing and source in Swedish news on strikes.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Johannes Malmgren; [2020-08-19]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to describe how labor conflicts are covered in Swedish newsmedia. Strikes are events that receive a lot of news coverage, while also being the most drasticmeasure available to organized labor. READ MORE