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dc.contributor.authorHollander, Robynen_US
dc.contributor.editorC. Strarren_US
dc.date.accessioned2017-05-03T11:25:59Z
dc.date.available2017-05-03T11:25:59Z
dc.date.issued2005en_US
dc.date.modified2007-05-01T07:58:15Z
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10072/2800
dc.description.abstractIn early post mortems of the coalition's 2004 federal election victory, the debate over proposals for Tasmania's old growth forests loomed large. Indeed some commentators saw it as one of the pivotal issues which swung the election decisively in the coalition's favour. Moreover, it was a contest that was largely fought in the media. Although magic bullet theories of media impact have long been replaced by more sophisticated understandings of the interrelationship between media content and voting behaviours, the way policies are represented in the media remains an important factor in shaping the way they are read by audiences. This paper looks at the way in which media practices and customary narratives combined to present voters with a particular frame for understanding the forest policies presented by the major parties in the lead up to the 2004 federal election.en_US
dc.description.peerreviewedYesen_US
dc.description.publicationstatusYesen_AU
dc.languageEnglishen_US
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherEcopolitics Association of Australiaen_US
dc.publisher.placeBrisbane, Queenslanden_US
dc.relation.ispartofstudentpublicationNen_AU
dc.relation.ispartofconferencenameTransforming Environmental Governance for the 21st Century - Ecopolitics XVIen_US
dc.relation.ispartofconferencetitleTransforming Environmental Governance for the 21st Century - Ecopolitics XVIen_US
dc.relation.ispartofdatefrom2005-07-04en_US
dc.relation.ispartofdateto2005-07-06en_US
dc.relation.ispartoflocationGriffith Universtiy, Brisbaneen_US
dc.rights.retentionYen_AU
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode360101en_US
dc.titleForest Stories: Media Reporting of Forest Policy 1985-2004en_US
dc.typeConference outputen_US
dc.type.descriptionE1 - Conference Publications (HERDC)en_US
dc.type.codeE - Conference Publicationsen_US
gro.facultyGriffith Business School, School of Government and International Relationsen_US
gro.date.issued2005
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