Science reporting to the public: Does the message get twisted?
- Events That Matter: Specific Incidents, Media Coverage, and Agenda-Setting in a Ghanaian Context. Kwamena Kwansah-Aidoo // Canadian Journal of Communication;2003, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p43
Examines the intricate connections between media, specific events and agenda-setting in Ghana. Features of conventional agenda-setting research; Information on the first level of agenda-setting; Description of the process of media agenda-setting in Ghanaian context; Concept of agenda-setting;...
- Japanese communication research: The emphasis on macro theories of media in an... Cooper, Roger // Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media;Spring97, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p284
Looks at the role of media in the information environment in Japan. Society's ability to absorb customs and practices from other countries; Influence by training in the United States in traditional social science techniques; Focus on the influence of mass communication on society as a whole.
- Other new literature. // NORDICOM Review;Jun2012, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p128
A bibliography on the subject of media and communication research is presented which includes articles "Media and Crime: Fiction and Journalism," by Gunhild Agger, Virtual Suicide as Decisive Political Act," by Geoff Cox, and "Social Media As Communicative Genres," by Stine Lomborg.
- Contagion and Communication. Studt, Tim // R&D Magazine;Jun2003, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p9
Editorial. Discusses the importance of communication in the fight against biological threats in the U.S. Result of an investigation on the preparedness of communities and governments to biological assaults; Role of media in disseminating information about biological threats; Impact of...
- Issue Salience and the Third-Person Effect: Perceptions of Illegal Immigration. Matera, Francis R.; Salwen, Michael B. // World Communication;1999, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p11
Studies the popular mass communication approaches regarding public responses and perceptions on media-reported issues and their influences to other persons. Impact of mass media's agenda-setting strategy on political reality; Arguments from critical theorists on the inordinate control over the...
- Intermedial Pass ages in Time and Space: Contexts, Currents and Circuits of Media Consumption. Fornäs, Johan // NORDICOM Review;Sep2004 Special Issue, Vol. 25 Issue 1/2, p123
This article focuses on media use, which is always spatially and temporally located, while simultaneously both representing and effectively shaping space and time, and discusses contexts, currents and circuits of media consumption, with specific reference to media and communication studies....
- THE IMPORTANCE OF PERSPECTIVE IN PARENT-CHILD INTERPRETATIONS OF FAMILY COMMUNICATION PATTERNS. Austin, Erica Wientraub // Journalism Quarterly;Autumn93, Vol. 70 Issue 3, p558
Examines aspects of family communication for children. Validity of involvement and structure of control as implied elements of the Family Communication Patterns model; Significant differences between parent and child interpretations of communication norms; Importance of the child's perception...
- The Research Climate in Programs in Journalism and Mass Communication. Schweitzer, John C. // Journalism Quarterly;Winter89, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p987
Examines the research climate of programs in journalism and mass communication in the U.S. Importance of research; Attitude of journalism administrators toward research; Organizational climate for research.
- SELECTIVITY IN READERSHIP OF POLITICAL NEWS. Stempel, Guido H. // Public Opinion Quarterly;Fall61, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p400
What political information a reader gets from his newspaper depends primarily on two things, what the newspaper presents to the reader and what the reader selects from the newspaper. Communications research has concentrated more on questions of content and effects than it has on reader...