Essays about: "media narratives"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 125 essays containing the words media narratives.

  1. 1. The burden of my husband’s legacy : An analysis of the living situation of widows of al-Shabaab associated members in Kwale County, Kenya

    University essay from Enskilda Högskolan Stockholm/Högskolan för mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Anna Winehav; [2020]
    Keywords : al-Shabaab; Violent Extremism; Women; Empowerment; Kenya;

    Abstract : In recent years there has been a growing interest in and a number of studies sensitive to the relationships between gender and conflict, including gender and violent extremism. While much attention, both in the media and scientifically, has been given to individuals directly connected to violent extremist groups, less attention has been focused on their families. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Other Within Us – A Narrative Analysis of Self- and Other-Identification on Social Media by Actors Involved in the Conflict in Eastern Ukraine

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Annika Ruge; [2020]
    Keywords : Social Media; Media Studies; Social Identity; Social Constructivism; Narratives; Self; Other; Eastern Europe; Nationalism; Qualitative Content Analysis; post-Soviet history; conflict studies; Ukraine; Russia; European Studies; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This study examines narratives of Self- and Other-identification in social media content of actors, directly and indirectly involved in the conflict in eastern Ukraine. The aim is to shed light on how social media can be instrumentalised as a means of constructing Self and Other in the context of ongoing conflict. READ MORE

  3. 3. Media frames of artificial intelligence : A comparative study between USA and China

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Michelle Wartiainen; [2020]
    Keywords : Artificial intelligence; China; America; The United States; The Republic of China; Framing; Frames; Narratives; Media; Media framing; Newspapers; AI arms race; International relations;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the frequency in which certain views regarding artificial intelligence appear in American and Chinese newspapers. Given the general lack of studies focusing on media frames in the world’s two leading AI superpowers, this thesis contributes to the research on how AI is covered, and how it might relate to the international context. READ MORE

  4. 4. Taxing meat : an analysis of narratives from Swedish news articles

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Joseph Mosca; [2020]
    Keywords : meat tax; Sweden; online media; narrative analysis; small stories;

    Abstract : A narrative analysis was performed using news articles from Sweden to explore the narratives around taxing meat in Sweden. Online articles published between 01/01/2017 – 31/12/2018 were found using a keyword search for meat tax (köttskatt). READ MORE

  5. 5. Think tanks and the construction of authority in the UK : Ideological representations of private sector knowledge producers in broadcast television news

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Minenor-Matheson Graham; [2020]
    Keywords : think tanks; primary definition theory; authority signalling; broadcast television news; marketplace of ideas; public sphere;

    Abstract : Private sector knowledge producers, more commonly known as think tanks or research institutes, are used as authoritative sources in Western media either as interview guests or their research quoted by journalists.  Most studies have focused on their ability to influence government policy, but very little has focused on their role in the public sphere, particularly their visibility in media. READ MORE