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“Peace Journalism” in Countering Terrorism

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For citation: Yakova T.S. (2018) «Mirnaya zhurnalistika» v protivodeystvii terrorizmu ["Peace Journalism" in Countering Terrorism]. Mediaskop3. (in Russian). Available at:

DOI: 10.30547/mediascope.3.2018.13


© Tamara S. Yakova
PhD in Philology, Associate Professor at the Chair of Foreign Journalism and Literature, Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University (Moscow, Russia),


The article is prepared on the basis of a report at a panel discussion "Mass Media in Countering Terrorism and Extremism" within the International scientific forum "Mass Media in the Modern World. 57th Petersburg Readings" that took place on April 19−20, 2018 at Saint Petersburg State University ("School of Journalism and Mass Communications").



The report presents the results of a study of American and European media covering the topic of countering terrorism and extremism. The analysis of media texts was based on the criteria of "peace journalism" by J. Galtung.

Keywords: "peace journalism", mass media, terrorism, extremism.



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