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South Pacific notions of the fourth estate: A collision of media models, culture and values
(Auckland University of Technology, 2006)
South Pacific media is generally projected as embracing Western news values with the ideals of "objectivity" and "facticity" being paramount. In fact, while this may well be partially true of the Western-owned mainstream ...
Reflections on journalism and objectivity: an episode, ideal or obstacle?
(Media Studies Programme of the School of English, Film, Theatre and Media Studies, Victoria University, Wellington, 2006)
Tearing and restoring the moral fabric of society in Asian romance movies
(The Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (AMIC), 2013)
This work identifies socio-cultural themes that are represented in 3 distinct groups of Asian romance movies – Hindi, Thai and Malay. The discussion highlights cultural issues raised, previously considered taboo in Asian ...
Independent journalism in the South Pacific: two campus-based media case studies in Fiji and New Zealand
(Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (AMIC), 2011)
Two South Pacific regional journalism university publications, one digital and the other primarily print based, have developed innovative and convergent partnerships with the news media industry and have become strategic ...
Capturing meaning-making in journalism
(The State and University Library - Aarhus, 2010)
Performing content analysis is not merely a question of developing and using quantitatively-defined categories in order to investigate a research problem. If you want to go further and look at the meaning of the whole text, ...
Trust and transparency
(Pacific Media Centre, Auckland University of Technology, 2012)
SINCE THE call for papers to the theme for this issue of the Pacific Journalism Review, more tumultuous events in journalism have unfolded dominated by the agonising restructure of the newspaper arms of media companies ...
Journalism education in the South Pacific, 1975-2003 : politics, policy and practice
(University of the South Pacific, 2004)
University education for South Pacific journalists is a relatively recent development. It has existed in Papua New Guinea for merely a generation; it is less than a decade old at degree level in Fiji, and in the former ...
Don't publish and be damned: an advocacy media case study
(Global Fusion Consortium, 2008)
Advocacy journalism is practised by a wide range of mainstream media publishers and broadcasters and alternative media outlets. It is a genre of journalism that is fact-based but supports a specific viewpoint on an issue. ...
'Shadow publics’ in the news coverage of socio-political issues
Coverage of contentious socio-political issues in the news media often involves the creation of shadow publics that facilitate journalistic framing strategies. These publics are not easily identifiable but exert significant ...