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About media framing • (written by Brian Dean)


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Lazy Person’s Guide to Framing – available on Kindle at Amazon. Reached #2 Amazon bestseller rating in ‘Propaganda & Spin’ category.

Latest blog posts:

Media distancing – word as virus (New)

The strange case of Glenn Greenwald – part 1

Behaviour modification empires for rent

Other recent posts:

“Weaponised” political framing
Frames-based autopsy of Trump/Brexit calamities
Wereldwijd 297 magazine
(Interview with me)
Framing vs “Orwellian language”

Framing: idiots’ guides

Many people (some journalists included) have the misinformed notion that framing is primarily about “spin” or persuasion (marketing/PR). But frames aren’t about “superficial wordplay”; they’re how and why we think “along the lines” we do. I wrote the following to correct some of the common misconceptions:


“News” & political framing

Here are some examples from this site on how framing may be applied to political and media issues:

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February 17, 2014 at 3:40 pm