Interest-Group Influence on the Media Agenda: A Case Study

@article{Huckins1999InterestGroupIO,
  title={Interest-Group Influence on the Media Agenda: A Case Study},
  author={Kyle D. Huckins},
  journal={Journalism \& Mass Communication Quarterly},
  year={1999},
  volume={76},
  pages={76 - 86}
}
  • K. Huckins
  • Published 1 March 1999
  • Sociology
  • Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly
Attempting to add to the growing literature on setting the media agenda (or agenda building), the study uses agenda-setting theory in a case study of testing the correlation between the agendas of an interest group (Christian Coalition) and media (major U.S. newspapers). Highly significant relationships were found in correlations cross-lagged at three months between the agenda of the group's official newspaper and the media agenda, and statistically significant second-level effects were also… Expand

Figures and Tables from this paper

Who Influences Whom? The Agenda-Building Relationship Between Political Candidates and the Media in the 2002 Michigan Governor's Race
Building on previous research in the field of agenda-building by examining the relationships between candidates and the media, this study used content analysis to examine how the 2002 MichiganExpand
Agenda Building and Setting in a Referendum Campaign: Investigating the Flow of Arguments among Campaigners, the Media, and the Public
This study tests second-level agenda-building and -setting effects in the course of a referendum campaign. Personal standardized interviews with forty-seven different campaign managers and a contentExpand
Campaign Agenda Formation: The News Media in the Korean Congressional Election of 2000
The present study, as an international application of an agenda-setting model, investigates how campaign agendas of issues are constructed in an election. The Korean Congressional election of 2000Expand
The Powerful Role of Interpersonal Communication in Agenda Setting
The effects of interpersonal communication in agenda setting have been consistently but inconclusively investigated since McCombs and Shaw (1972) proposed the theory. We know that the media set theExpand
The Second-Level Agenda-Building Function of the Xinhua News Agency
Mediated public diplomacy scholarship investigates the manner in which governments attempt to shape the framing of its leaders, people, and foreign policy in other nations’ media outlets. A growingExpand
Mapping the intermedia agenda setting (IAS) literature
Abstract This study systematically reviewed empirical intermedia agenda setting (IAS) research published between 1997 and 2019, in terms of the level of agenda-setting, the methodologies – includingExpand
The Framework of Crisis-Induced Agenda Setting in China
The extent by which public agenda influences policy agenda indicates the degree of democracy in a regime. However, few researchers have drawn their attention on authoritarian regimes like China. ThisExpand
The agenda-building function of political tweets
TLDR
In-depth interviews with political reporters and editors at US newspapers during the 2012 campaign found that tweets from political leaders are used by journalists in ways that suggest first- and second-level agenda building. Expand
Impact of Media Literacy and Media Technology on Agenda-Setting A Case Study of Broadcast Media in Pakistan
Four major issues Pak-US relations, Energy crises, Law and order and National reconciliation ordinance were studied on two mainstream channels, Express and Geo News to explore media publicExpand
If You Blog, Will They Follow? Using Online Media to Set the Agenda for Consumer Concerns on “Greenwashed” Environmental Claims
Agenda-setting theory is used to investigate if consumers' online opinions on “greenwashed” advertisements (misleading green advertisements) are influenced by the agenda set by online newspaperExpand
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 44 REFERENCES
Agenda setting and political advertising: Origins of the news agenda
The number of potential sources shaping the media's agenda is large, ranging from external sources in government and the private sector to the idiosyncrasies of individual journalists. The focus inExpand
How President's State of Union Talk Influenced News Media Agendas
,In the two decades since the original study of agenda-setting,' most research has focused on the influence of the press on the public agenda. Recently, however, researchers have moved farther backExpand
Public Relations' Influence on the News
The study examines how much influence one group of sources—public information officers for six state government agencies—had on daily newspaper content through the information they providedExpand
MADD rates the states: a media advocacy event to advance the agenda against alcohol-impaired driving.
TLDR
The RTS Program is a proven media advocacy strategy for prompting State legislatures and Governors to enact new policies and guidelines for other public health advocacy groups that may want to emulate this strategy are outlined. Expand
The Christian Right and the 1994 Elections: A View from the States
(Wald 1992). Innovations in survey research, including those by the National Election Studies, have shown that religious beliefs, practices, and identifications are a potent source of politicalExpand
Untwisting The News Twisters: A Replication of Efron's Study
Analysis of CBS coverage of 1968 campaign finds coverage of each candidate was positive and sees no advantage for any one presidential candidate.
Public relations.
TLDR
This document aims to provide a history of the ChemWiki and its use in undergraduate chemistry education, as well as some of the aspects of its use since its launch in 2009. Expand
Agenda Setting and Priming: Conceptual Links and 61-73
  • 1997
Filling in the Tapestry,
  • NJ: L. Erlbaum Associates,
  • 1997
Media Framing and Public Perception of Environmental Causality,
  • Southwestern Mass Communication Journal
  • 1997
...
1
2
3
4
5
...