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News framing: Theory and typology
The increasing popularity of the framing concept in media analysis goes hand in hand with significant inconsistency in its application. This paper outlines an integrated process model of framing thatExpand
Framing Europe: Television News and European Integration
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The Spiral of Cynicism Reconsidered
Public debate about and scholarly enquiry into the relationship between news media and political attitudes tend to highlight negative aspects. Research has shown that strategic news coverage focusingExpand
Framing Politics at the Launch of the Euro: A Cross-National Comparative Study of Frames in the News
This study of the main evening television news programs in four European countries focuses on the framing of news surrounding a major European event, the January 1, 1999, introduction of the commonExpand
New Avenues for Framing Research
In this article, the author reviews the studies in this special issue of the American Behavioral Scientist. It is a strong collection of articles reporting findings from an integrated project thatExpand
The Effects of Strategic News on Political Cynicism, Issue Evaluations, and Policy Support: A Two-Wave Experiment
This study investigated the effects of strategic television news coverage of a routine political issue in a nonelectoral context on political cynicism, issue evaluation, and policy support. AnExpand
The Effects of Frames in Political Television News on Issue Interpretation and Frame Salience
This experiment investigated the effects of television news frames on (1) audience interpretations of a political issue, (2) the salience of news frames versus other information in the story, and (...
Populist Political Communication: Toward a Model of Its Causes, Forms, and Effects
In his famous book, Social science concepts: A systematic analysis (1984), Giovanni Sartori (1984) is hard on his fellow scholars in the social sciences. Bemoaning a lack of conceptual clarity and aExpand
Cynics All Around? The Impact of Election News on Political Cynicism in Comparative Perspective
Previous research suggests that the news media's reporting about politics in terms of strategy fosters political cynicism. The question remains, however, what individual and contextual factorsExpand
Party contestation and Europe on the news agenda: the 2009 European Parliamentary elections
In this article we analyse the news coverage of the 2009 EP elections in all 27 EU member states (N = 52,009). We propose that the extent to which these second-order elections are salient to theExpand