Journal article icon

Journal article

Constructing immigrants: portrayals of migrant groups in British national newspapers, 2010-2012

Abstract:

Immigration ranks among the most salient political issues in many immigration-receiving democratic states. In Britain, interest has soared among mass media, political leaders, and members of the public (Page 2009; Duffy and Frere-Smith 2014). Scholars have argued that negative media coverage of migrants and asylum seekers has helped create similarly negative public attitudes toward immigration (Crawley 2005; Threadgold 2009). Studies of media coverage suggest that negative portrayals of immig...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Accepted
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Authors


More by this author
Department:
Centre on Migration Policy and Society
Role:
Author
More from this funder
Funding agency for:
Project
Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
International Migration Review
Acceptance date:
2015-06-26
ISSN:
1747-7379
Language:
English

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP