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Stereotypes in Civic Journalism

Author(s) Kvieskaite, E.  
Publisher CiCe Publications  
Year 2007  
Editor Ross, A. (ed) Citizenship Education in Society  
Language English  
Age group -  
The paper concerns the issues related to stereotypes in civic journalism. It analyses the research literature on the factors influencing the development of different kinds of stereotypes in society. Some small scale empirical research data is presented and analysed, and conclusions based on this data are developed. During the last decade the popularity of media has increased rapidly and information has become a very important matter for social environment in Latvia. Scholars have analysed the media’s influence on social environment and stereotypes in the media.

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