Ideological parallelism: toward a transnational understanding of the protest paradigm

  title={Ideological parallelism: toward a transnational understanding of the protest paradigm},
  author={Kisung Kim and Saif Shahin},
  journal={Social Movement Studies},
  pages={391 - 407}
ABSTRACT This study advances the protest paradigm as a transnational theory by examining how ideological affiliations within and across national borders influence the framing of a protest movement. Our empirical focus is the coverage of the 2016–17 South Korean ‘candlelight’ protests to oust conservative President Park Gyun-hye in Korean and US newspapers. Content analysis of 6 months of coverage suggests that liberal publications in both nations (Kyunghyang Shinmun and New York Times) were… 
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