The Discourse of Globalization: Framing and Sensemaking of an Emerging Concept

  title={The Discourse of Globalization: Framing and Sensemaking of an Emerging Concept},
  author={Peer C. Fiss and Paul M. Hirsch},
  journal={American Sociological Review},
  pages={29 - 52}
While the literature on framing has importantly expanded our understanding of frame creation and contests from an interpretive point of view, previous studies have largely neglected the structural contexts in which framing activities occur. In this study, we propose extending the framing approach by incorporating insights from the literature on sensemaking to examine how and when opportunities for meaning creation open up and how this affects subsequent discursive processes. Connecting framing… 

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