COMP1-Sec/A-Representation (key concepts and terminology)

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STEREOTYPING
reductionist representation which reinforce limiting or exaggerated idea about groups/individuals
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IDEOLOGY
dominant values or beliefs in society which are reinforced or challenged by the media
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MEDIATION
processes of selection and constructions e.g. the way representations are made
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MYTH
exaggerated or constructed ideas which have been made to seem natural or true
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CONTEXT
the influencing factors on the representations e.g. historical, social or economic context
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PREFERRED MEANING
the dominant ideas about the group/individual/issue/event which is being communicated by the media text
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MODE OF ADDRESS
the tone of the representation e.g. serious, non-serious, playful, ironic, humorous, personal etc.
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MEDIA LANGUAGE
features of the text which have been combined to create this particular representation e.g. linguistic features, colours, shot-type, dress code...
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dominant values or beliefs in society which are reinforced or challenged by the media

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IDEOLOGY

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processes of selection and constructions e.g. the way representations are made

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exaggerated or constructed ideas which have been made to seem natural or true

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the influencing factors on the representations e.g. historical, social or economic context

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