Bc. Kristína Kuklišová

Master's thesis

Legitimation and News Rhetoric in Terrorism Reporting

Legitimation and News Rhetoric in Terrorism Reporting
Práce analyzuje novinové články z novin The Sun a Guardian a hledá přesvědčovací strategie a legitimizaci tvrdé síly pomocí rétoriky v článcích zdělujících zprávy o terorizmu. Výzkum je založen na teoriích Teuna A. van Dijka, Normana Fairclougha a Tea van Leeuwena.
The thesis analyses the articles of The Sun and Guardian newspapers and searches for the persuasion strategies and legitimation of hard power through rhetoric in the articles reporting on terrorism. The research is based on the theories by Teun A. van Dijk, Norman Fairclough and Teo van Leeuwen.
Language used: English
Date on which the thesis was submitted / produced: 13. 12. 2011

Thesis defence

  • Date of defence: 30. 1. 2012
  • Supervisor: doc. Mgr. Jan Chovanec, Ph.D.

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Masaryk University

Faculty of Arts

Master programme / field:
Philology / English Language and Literature

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