Frame Analyssis of an Incident Analytical Essay by ResearchRiter

Frame Analyssis of an Incident
A frame analysis of an incident as reported in the media.
# 122608 | 1,500 words | 8 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Communication (Mass Media) , Political Science (General)

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This paper reports on a frame analysis as described by Goffman on an anti-Bush remark by a member of the country music group, The Dixie Chicks in London in 2003. It further draws upon Dallas Morning News and the Guardian to conduct analysis. The paper includes a code sheet.

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"This report delineates the findings from a media analysis employing Goffman's frame analysis technique in which a version of content analysis is employed to track coverage of an event, situation or individual. As described by Gamson this particular analytic technique helps to isolate some of the basic frameworks of understanding available in society for making sense of events and to analyze the special vulnerabilities to which these frames of reference are subject. At issue herein was a comparison of coverage..."

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