Essays about: "reality television"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the words reality television.

  1. 1. Representation of Gender Roles, Femininity and Subject Positions in The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills : Erika Girardi/Erika Jayne

    University essay from

    Author : Natalie Soyege; Sofia Nilsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Gender Roles; Reality; Feminism; Femininity; Representation; Television;

    Abstract : This study is a discursive analysis of the representation of the person Erika Girardi within the Reality TV show The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. With a theoretical perspective anchored within Judith Butler’s (1999) theory of performativity and Beverley Skeggs (2000) research of class within feminism. READ MORE

  2. 2. She Probably Did Not Get a Rose : A Case Study of Audience Reception of the Swedish Adaption of The Bachelor

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Kira Wolontis; [2020]
    Keywords : Reality TV; dating shows; The Bachelor; gender; nationality; sexuality; education; age; audience reception; case study; focus group; individual interviews;

    Abstract : Reality TV is a well-appreciated concept in the world of entertainment. The purpose of this study is to approach the viewing of reality television, with the intention to explore if men and women react to and interpret gender roles differently in a chosen reality TV show. READ MORE

  3. 3. Kungen av Instagram

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för strategisk kommunikation

    Author : Linn Danielsen; Anja Tuunanen; [2019]
    Keywords : Cultivation theory; media influence; media and masculinity; masculine hegemony; media and social construct of reality; objectification; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Cultivation theory is a well-established theory within the field of mass communication. Its initial objective was to explain if and how television viewing, could influence its viewers perspective of reality and thereby also the culture in which they live. READ MORE

  4. 4. Advertising in high- and low context cultures : A comparative content analysis between Sweden and Brazil

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Anette Karphammar; Maria Behrns; [2018]
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    Abstract : In today's increasingly globalised world, research within cultural differences is called for to be able to categorize nations and aid cross border communications around the world. This thesis is a quantitative study of differences in advertising communication between what is considered high and low context cultures, through a deeper look into Sweden and Brazil. READ MORE

  5. 5. Strategic Narratives in Media Representations of the Refugee Crisis of 2015 : A Comparative Study between RT and BBC World News

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Simona Andronaco; [2018]
    Keywords : strategic narratives; refugee crisis; global television; RT; Russia Today; BBC World News; soft power; new media ecology;

    Abstract : As immigration turns into the scapegoat of political and social tensions all over the world and politicians that seem to be talking about migration flows communicate instead their conception of the world and where it should head, this study investigates the refugee crisis of 2015 as represented in the two global television channels RT and BBCW. Widely studied for the depiction the press gives of the refugees, for the first time the refugee crisis is analyzed as an arena where competing understandings of international relations are constructed, in a media ecology where a myriad of actors have a chance to foreground their truth and where wars are fought, and possibly won, through the weapons of values, culture and the attraction they exercise (Nye Jr. READ MORE