Tanzania in the Swedish press 1974-1975

SND-ID: SND 0169

Description Data and documentation

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

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

Description

The aim of the study was to illustrate with a practical case the information about developing countries in the Swedish press, and to study how a joint information effort, the Karibu-project, have influence on the press, partly in a series of articles dealing with the activity connected with the information effort and partly with the eventual quantitative and qualitative changes in the offering during a longer period of time. Every fourth week during the years 1974 through 1975 articles in the daily, popular and specialist press were analysed. This gives material for comparisons between local and national press, political signatures, different size of circulation etc. and between daily, popular and specialist press. The comparisons refers to type of article, central theme, content, who is interviewed or quoted etc.

Language

Swedish

Research principal, contributors, and funding
Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data

No

Method and time period

Unit of analysis

Time Method

Time period(s) investigated

1974-01-01–1975-01-01

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Topic and keywords

Research area

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

Publications
Dataset
Tanzania in the Swedish press 1974-1975

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

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

Data collection

  • Mode of collection: Compilation/Synthesis
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 1974-01-01–1975-01-01
  • Data collector: Uppsala University, Department of Archaeology and Ancient History.
  • Source of the data: Communications: Public

Variables

80

Number of individuals/objects

731

Published: 1986-01-01
Last updated: 2019-02-06