Media Bias in Reporting Social Research?
The Case of Reviewing Ethnic Inequalities in Education
|Series title:||Routledge Advances in Sociology Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $48.95|
| Book Description: |
In recent years, the importance of disseminating the findings of social research has been given increased emphasis. The most effective way in which this can be done is via the mass media. However, there are frequent complaints that media coverage of social and educational research is very limited and often distorted. Through a detailed analysis of a particular case about ethnic inequalities in educational achievement, this book examines some of the processes involved in the...