Depth and structure of international news in Swedish press 1974

SND-ID: SND 0139

Description Data and documentation

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Lowe Hedman - Uppsala University, Department of Archaeology and Ancient History.

Description

The material has been collected from 13 Swedish dailies (Aftonbladet, Expressen, Göteborgs-Posten, Dagens Nyheter, Svenska Dagbladet, Arbetet, Kvällsposten, Västerbottens-Kuriren, Norrtelje Tidning, Dala-Demokraten, Gotlands Allehanda, Västernorrlands Allehanda and Östersunds-Posten). The issues that the study intends to elucidate is: amount of international material; amount of international material in comparison with the total material; differences between various newspapers; distribution among various countries, international organizations etc.; type of events; space allocated to different types of events; origin of news, news sources; sources referred to when using foreign material; one-sided, diversified or ´neutral´ reports; use of summaries merely; the extent of background descriptions, explanations, analyses etc.

Language

Swedish

Research principal, contributors, and funding
Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data

No

Method

Unit of analysis

Population

13 daily newspapers in Sweden (6 big-city papers and 7 provincial papers).

Time Method

Time period(s) investigated

1974-11-01–1974-12-01

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Topic and keywords

Subject area

Media, International politics and organisations (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Publications
Dataset
Depth and structure of international news in Swedish press 1974

Associated documentation

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Lowe Hedman - Uppsala University, Department of Archaeology and Ancient History.

Data collection

  • Time period(s) for data collection: 1974-11-01–1974-12-01
  • Source of the data: Communications: Public

Variables

89

Number of individuals/objects

1150

Published: 1983-01-01
Last updated: 2019-02-06