Exploring national culture through international media
作者: Linda Jean Kenix
刊名: Journal of Intercultural Communication, 2019(49)
来源数据库: Journal of Intercultural Communication
关键词: Viral imageDemocracyWealthReligionIdeologyInternational news
原始语种摘要: Gay marriage is now legal in 22 countries around the world. However, homosexual acts remain punishable by death in 10 countries and are now illegal in a further 65 countries. Thus, there appears to be very clear national cultural distinctions in how local cultures consider the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. In 2016, an image of a 12-year-old boy who stood against a sea of anti-LGBT marriage protesters in Celaya, Mexico went ‘viral’ around the world as an icon for LGBT rights. This research will examine newspapers from a sample of 17 countries to see where this particular pro-LGBT image was used. This research asks the question, what is the relationship between the publication of this image and a country’s level of democracy, wealth and religion –...
全文获取路径: 跨文化交流杂志 

  • national 国家的
  • through 经过
  • country 地方
  • level 水准
  • particular 细致的
  • image 
  • addressed 收信地址
  • wealth 财产
  • world 世界
  • cultural 文化的