Picturing Immigration (Book)

Photojournalistic Representation of Immigrants in Greek and Spanish Press

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Athanasia Batziou teaches in the Department of Communication and Media at the University of Athens, Greece.

Introduction 

PART I

Chapter 1: Theoretical Considerations: Media Images and Framing 

1.1 The Visual (Re)turn
1.2 Image, Reality, Photojournalism
1.3 Media Stereotypes of the “Other”
1.4 Framing Theory
1.5 Visual Framing

Chapter 2: Greece and Spain: Background Information 

2.1 Overview of Migration History in Greece and Spain 
2.2 Immigrants in Greece and Spain during the Period of Study (2005) 
2.3 Immigration Policy in Greece and Spain 
2.4 Historical and Social Background of Greece and Spain:
History 
Economy
Society
Demographics 
Public Opinion and Immigrants 
Media and Migrants in Greece and Spain 

PART II 

Chapter 3: The Visual Representation of Immigrants 

3.1 Frame A: The Immigrant as “Other” 
3.2 Frame B: The Immigrant as “Threat” 
3.3 Themes

Chapter 4: Analysis 

4.1 Frames and Schemata
4.2 Societies in Crisis: Immigration and Frames
4.3 Frames and the Media 

Chapter 5: Conclusion

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