How is the “us vs them” dichotomy represented in news media reporting onwar? Use examples to illustrate your points.
Introduction (400 words):
Identify the issues you will cover in the essay. Justify your choice ofthese issues. You are encouraged to identify for analysis examples of
inequality from different form of media; traditional media (newspapers,TV news shows) and new media (internet driven news reporting).Justify your examples.
Main body (2 substantive sections of around 2700 words)
The main body of your essay should include 2 sections that are based on a detailed discussion of how the “us vs them” narrative is represented in news media through an analysis of specific examples from your chosen type of media. These sections should include discussions of the theories you are using to analyse your examples.
You will also be expected to link this to how the Other is seen as unequal through their assigned representation in your examples. In the
main body, you are expected to apply key concepts and approaches introduced in the unit to a detailed analysis of your example/s.
Conclusion (around 400 words)
Summarise the key findings or points of your analysis