“Like Birds Returning to Their Nest”

  title={“Like Birds Returning to Their Nest”},
  author={Aya Yadlin-Segal and O. Meyers},
  journal={Journalism History},
  pages={158 - 166}
  • Aya Yadlin-Segal, O. Meyers
  • Published 2014
  • Sociology
  • Journalism History
  • This article explores the construction of national identity through the coverage of immigrants and immigration in 1950s Israeli children's magazines. The study's interpretive-narrative analysis employed two research trajectories focusing on the narrators of immigration stories and the main plot structures featured in the magazines' articles. The study's main findings point at the sharp contrast between the positive presentation of the phenomenon of Jewish immigration to Israel as a fulfilment… CONTINUE READING