Media Representation

MEDIATION & OWNERSHIP
Marxist Theory
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NORMALISATION
The process of bringing or returning something to a normal condition or state
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MARGINALISATION
The process whereby something or someone is pushed to the edge of a group and accorded lesser importance This is predominantly a social phenomenon by which a minority or sub-group is excluded, and their needs or desires ignored
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STEREOTYPES
Characters traits are over exaggerated to make them easily recognisable
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TOKENISM
The practice of making only a perfunctory or symbolic effort to do a particular thing, especially by recruiting a small number of people from under-represented groups in order to give the appearance of sexual or racial equality within a workforce
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MISREPRESENTATIONS
The action or offence of giving a false or misleading account of the nature of something
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IDEOLOGY
Something that someone believes in
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OBJECTIFICATION
The action of degrading someone to the status of a mere object
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GENRE
Steve Neale - Genre cycle: Born, Classic phase, Parody, Revision
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NARRATIVE
Todorov - 3 points of the narrative: equilibrium, conflict/binaries, resolution,
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The process of bringing or returning something to a normal condition or state

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NORMALISATION

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The process whereby something or someone is pushed to the edge of a group and accorded lesser importance This is predominantly a social phenomenon by which a minority or sub-group is excluded, and their needs or desires ignored

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Characters traits are over exaggerated to make them easily recognisable

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Card 5

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The practice of making only a perfunctory or symbolic effort to do a particular thing, especially by recruiting a small number of people from under-represented groups in order to give the appearance of sexual or racial equality within a workforce

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