Voices of Homeless People in Street Newspapers: A Cross-Cultural Exploration

@article{Torck2001VoicesOH,
  title={Voices of Homeless People in Street Newspapers: A Cross-Cultural Exploration},
  author={D. Torck},
  journal={Discourse & Society},
  year={2001},
  volume={12},
  pages={371 - 392}
}
  • D. Torck
  • Published 2001
  • Sociology
  • Discourse & Society
This study is a discourse analysis of four street newspapers from Europe and the United States. Street newspapers (SNPs), which are sold on the street by homeless people, usually claim to make society aware of homelessness and related issues, to be a platform for homeless people and to help them regain independence and self-respect. This analysis will question this claim. It describes the framing of homeless people's voices and homelessness issues in these newspapers by looking at their… Expand
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