By Teun A. van Dijk

First released in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa corporation.

Show description

Read or Download News Analysis: Case Studies of international and National News in the Press (Routledge Communication Series) PDF

Similar communication & media studies books

Freedom of the press, a bibliocyclopedia: ten-year supplement (1967-1977)

During this complement to his now-standard Freedom of the clicking: An Annotated Bibli­ography McCoy has accrued and anno­tated a few 6,500 extra books, pamphlets, articles, motion pictures, files, and performs in any respect concerned with censor­ship that have seemed on the grounds that 1967. Dean McCoy has further additionally the made observe “bibliocyclopedia” to explain the scope of his efforts during this very important quarter of highbrow freedom.

Self Presentation Skills

The booklet may help you're thinking that what arrangements you need to make, how most sensible to get your message throughout and the way to prevent a number of the pitfalls in self presentation. you are going to lean the best way to strategy humans, easy methods to check with humans and the way to place ahead your perspective. you can be inspired to check your personal physique language and to examine the picture you venture.

Prescription TV: Therapeutic Discourse in the Hospital and at Home

Tracing the heritage of tv as a healing machine, pleasure V. Fuqua describes how TVs got here to make hospitals appear extra like domestic and, later, "medicalized" the fashionable domestic. She examines the advent of tv into the non-public clinic room within the overdue Nineteen Forties and Nineteen Fifties after which strikes ahead numerous a long time to contemplate the direct-to-consumer prescription drug ads legalized in 1997.

Extra info for News Analysis: Case Studies of international and National News in the Press (Routledge Communication Series)

Sample text

If the often-witnessed imbalance in the international information order is routinely reproduced in news reporting, it must also be reflected in each step down the hierarchy until the structures of news reports. Obviously, we have only begun to grasp a few elements of the links or nodes in that network. This structural understanding particularly affects the analysis of news production. Besides the historical, economic, or institutional analyses of the news media, the 1970s witnessed a development towards more detailed microsociological accounts of newsmaking (Tuchman, 1978).

One hypothesis, based on arguments drawn from the study of discourse and intercultural communication, predicts that cultural, historical, social, political, ideological, or institutional differences between different newspapers, countries, or regions must necessarily result in differences in news discourse about a given world event. This hypothesis would imply, for example, that the press in certain countries or regions is essentially free in its account of world events. Another hypothesis would essentially predict the opposite, viz.

Popular), the type of news 2. STRUCTURES OF INTERNATIONAL NEWS 33 event, type of media discourse (news or editorial), or the coverage of national vs. the coverage of international news. in the framework of the discussion, briefly referred to aboye, about present international communication policies and the proposal by Third World countries of a New International Information Order (NII0). The tenets of this debate have been discussed and defended in several publications during the last decade and need not be repeated and analyzed in detail here (UNESCO, 1980; Richstad & Anderson, 1981; Atwood Bullion & Murphy, 1982 ; Gauhar, 1983; Mankekar, 1985).

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.82 of 5 – based on 46 votes