Portland State University. Department of Sociology
Nona Y. Glazer
Date of Award
Master of Science (M.S.) in Sociology
1 online resource (139 p.)
Poor -- United States -- Public opinion, Poor -- Oregon -- Public opinion, American newspapers -- Oregon, Journalism -- Objectivity -- Oregon, Capitalism
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.
Hood-Brown, Marcia R., "Hegemony in two mainstream Oregon newspapers : the war on poverty era vs. the post-Reagan era" (1992). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 4323.