FSD1304 Homosexuality in a Daily Newspaper

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  • Juvonen, Tuula (University of Tampere. Department of Women's Studies)


heterosexuality, homosexuality, minority groups, news, newspaper press, sexuality


A case study on references to homosexuality in Finland's leading national newspaper Helsingin Sanomat between December 2002 and February 2003. There is a monthly summary of how many times homosexuality had been mentioned and in which section of the newspaper. More detailed information on the references to homosexuality, and on the story/article/news item in which they appeared are also provided.

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