chapter  2
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Media Views of an Issue

ANALYZING ARTICLES ON AN ISSUE Assignment: Analyze a newspaper or magazine article written about your issue. This is less about the issue itself than about how journalists report it, so focus on how the article is constructed. Who gets quoted, and what kind of role do they play in the issue? What kind of people involved in this issue don’t get quoted? Are there any types of bias apparent in the article? Judging from the advertisements and articles in this periodical, what kind of audience is it aimed at?