Project Director

Gailey, Elizabeth

Department Examiner

McCluskey, Michael; Auchter, Jessica; Bell, William

Department

Dept. of Communication

Publisher

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Place of Publication

Chattanooga (Tenn.)

Abstract

An exploration of the ISIS crisis from July 2013 - June 2014 in the New York Times and the Guardian's respective coverages using frame analysis. Through keywords, frames were determined to be constructed. Frame analysis was broken into three parts, particularly focusing on sourcing, power dynamic and structure.

Acknowledgments

DHON Committee: Director, Dr. Elizabeth Gailey Sponsor, Dr. Michael McCluskey Sponsor, Dr. Jessica Auchter Liaison, Dr. William Bell

Degree

B. A.; An honors thesis submitted to the faculty of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the degree of Bachelor of Arts.

Date

5-2016

Subject

Terrorism; Islamic fundamentalism -- 21st century

Name

IS (Organization)

Keyword

Framing theory; ISIS; Orientalism; Print journalism

Discipline

Communication

Document Type

Theses

Extent

53 leaves

Language

English

Rights

Under copyright.

License

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/

Date Available

5-8-2016

Included in

Communication Commons

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