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Framing Terrorism in Nordic News Media: A study regarding acts of terror, involved actors, and political messages during 2014-2018
Högskolan i Halmstad, Akademin för hälsa och välfärd.
2019 (engelsk)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 10 poäng / 15 hpOppgave
Abstract [en]

The overall aim of this study was to investigate what common trends are within the communication of acts of terror towards the public within the Nordic countries. This was done by positioning the portrayal of terrorism within the theory of framing by Entman (1993) and the model of framing terrorism by Norris, Kern and Just (2003), which provided the following sub-topics to analyze during the research in regards to terrorism: (1) problem definitions, (2) diagnoses, (3) moral evaluations, (4) treatment recommendations, and (5) political messages.

The method was based on quantitative content analysis, which made use of physical, categorical, and thematic distinctions surrounding the framing of terrorism. The sample size consisted out of 138 articles which were analyzed based on these distinctions. The included articles originated from the following online editorials of publisher The Local: The Local Denmark, The Local Sweden, and The Local Norway.

Results indicated an overall more objective approach from the tabloid in regards to terrorism, meaning that mostly only facts were provided but no political messages. Biases within the articles were not directly found, though a focus on male and Muslim perpetrators in regards to acts of terror was apparent.

Conclusions surrounding the analysis include that the editorials generally appear to be protecting the public by not mentioning too many details surrounding acts of terror. The editorials also seemingly contribute to the avoidance of radicalizing potential actors in regards to acts of terror by leaving out details such as diagnoses and moral evaluations. The editorials were furthermore found to hold an objective tone and did not subject to sensationalism.

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2019. , s. 60
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Framing, news media, protection, public safety, terrorism
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URN: urn:nbn:se:hh:diva-39872OAI: oai:DiVA.org:hh-39872DiVA, id: diva2:1327275
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Health and lifestyle
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Master's Programme in Nordic Welfare, 60 credits
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Tilgjengelig fra: 2019-06-19 Laget: 2019-06-19 Sist oppdatert: 2019-06-19bibliografisk kontrollert

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