Advisor

Nona Y. Glazer

Date of Award

1992

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science (M.S.) in Sociology

Department

Sociology

Physical Description

1 online resource (139 p.)

Subjects

Poor -- United States -- Public opinion, Poor -- Oregon -- Public opinion, American newspapers -- Oregon, Journalism -- Objectivity -- Oregon, Capitalism

DOI

10.15760/etd.6207

Abstract

In my research I use qualitative content analysis to determine if and how the hegemony of the capitalist class in the United States influences the content of news texts on poverty. I analyze messages from two contrasting historical eras, the War on Poverty era and the post-Reagan era.

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Persistent Identifier

http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/25231

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