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Mentioning a criminal’s country of origin in crime news is a divisive and much-discussed issue among both journalists and members of society. Scholars assume that mentioning a criminal’s foreign origin could develop and maintain prejudices against individuals with a migrant background among news recipients. A quantitative content analysis of four German prime newscasts (n = 290), including public and private broadcasts, was conducted in the current study.
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Brill, J., Guenther, L., Ehrhardt, W. and Ruhrmann, G. (2021), "Crime in Television News: Do News Factors Predict the Mentioning of a Criminal’s Country of Origin?", Wiest, J.B. (Ed.) Mass Mediated Representations of Crime and Criminality (Studies in Media and Communications, Vol. 21), Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 31-48. https://doi.org/10.1108/S2050-206020210000021008