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Media language slows down fight against poverty

An interdisciplinary research team headed by Ana Beatriz Chiquito at the University of Bergen, and involving eight universities in Latin America, has been looking at how poverty is presented in the biggest newspapers in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico. They found a technical language that makes it more difficult to understand the causes and effects of poverty. Read the article at the University of Bergen’s web site.

Published Mar. 1, 2017 2:40 PM - Last modified Mar. 1, 2017 2:42 PM