09 February 2012

Focus on the Media

ICAR has just released a new briefing on "Asylum Seekers, Refugees and the Media," which looks at "how refugees are reported in the English media."

Several other recent items have examined media representation of refugees and asylum seekers and its consequences:

Media Missing the Boat on Asylum-seeker Coverage (Crikey, Dec. 2011) [text]

"Negatively Shaping the Asylum Agenda? The Representational Strategy and Impact of a Tabloid News Campaign," Journalism, OnlineFirst, 10 Jan. 2012 [abstract]

Today Tonight: Refugees from Journalistic Decency (The Drum, Oct. 2011) [text]

World Migration Report 2011: Communicating Effectively about Migration (IOM, 2011) [text]

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