Samhället vs Förorten?: - En studie om hur svenska dagstidningar framställer invandrare -
Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Purpose/Aim: The overall purpose of this thesis is to study the presentation of immigrants in Swedish newspapers and attitudes towards the media image.
Material/Method: The material used in the thesis is of qualitative and quantitative kind. The qualitative parts were analysed according to structural textanalysis and the quantitative material is presented statistically through a questionnaire.
Main results: The main results were that immigrants are presented negatively in newpapers. The media take great part in the stereotyping of immigrants. Furthermore, the results of the questionnaire shows that a majority of the people asked agree with that result.
Keywords: immigrants, stereotypes, stigmatization, myths, Svenska Dagbladet, Expressen
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2005. , 51 p.
immigrants, stereotypes, stigmatization, myths, Svenska Dagbladet,
Media and Communications
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-6031OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-6031DiVA: diva2:130300