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DOI: 10.31921/doxacom
Issue number: 12, January-June 2011


María Pilar Paricio Esteban Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera Cristina Rodríguez Luque Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera Pilar Sanfeliu Aguilar Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera Francisco Núñez-Romero Olmo Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera
Title Teenage magazines as social mediators. Studying the coverage of drugs in 2008 and 2009 Summary This paper studies media coverage of drugs to teenagers and it analyzes the teenager’s magazines with the highest rates of circulation: Loka Magazine, Ragazza, Super Pop, Bravo por ti, Cuore andNuevo Vale about drugs in April-June 2008 and a pilot study in May 2009. Using the theory of Framing it employees a categorical, thematic and evaluative content analysis. It concludes that the articles do not follow the recommendations suggested by FAD in media coverage of drugs, they adopt a neutral attitude about their negative effects and promote the spectacle of famous people related to drugs consumption. Keywords Drugs; magazine; prevention; teenager; social mediation, content analysis.


doi: https://doi.org/10.31921/doxacom.n12a1


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