Nation Images in the Media

Fitri, Dwi and Bo, Yuan and Kai Ngan, Rebecca Chow (2011) Nation Images in the Media. Project Report. TU- Ilmenau, Germany. (Submitted)

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In the past, Olympic Games was an international events which helped to enhance the image, economy and development of a country. As Beijing hosted the Olympic Games in year 2008, this study aimed to find out what are the changes of China nation image in the context of western media before and during the Olympic Games period. By applying the content analysis method, 90 articles from the BBC News UK online database were chosen randomly for analysis. The result showed that both negative and positive images could be found in the reports. Besides, the findings indicated the increasing status of China in the world and its openness to the mass media influenced its nation image in other countries.

Item Type: Monograph (Project Report)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
W Communication and Media Studies
W Communication and Media Studies > WDA Discourse Analysis
Divisions: Faculty of Social and Political Sciences > Department of Communication
Depositing User: dwifitri
Date Deposited: 28 Feb 2022 02:31
Last Modified: 28 Feb 2022 02:31

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