ERIC Number: EJ370098
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
Effects of "Good News" and "Bad News" on Newscast Image and Community Image.
Galician, Mary-Lou; Vestre, Norris D.
Journalism Quarterly, v64 n2-3 p399-405,525 Sum-Fall 1987
Investigates whether the relative amount of bad, neutral, and good news on television has corresponding effects on viewers' image of the community depicted and of the carrying newscast. Concludes that bad news creates a bad image for the community but that good news does not produce a more favorable image than neutral news. (MM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A