... theory al Affiliation: Framing Theory Introduction Framing is the social construction of a given social phenomenon inmost cases by sources of mass media, actors, certain organizations, political leaders or movements, and social movements. In essence, it is the selective influence attributed to the meanings that are given to certain words and phrases (Karen & Frauke, 2005).
The term framing is a general word in social sciences which refers to a given set of concepts and perspectives relate to reality. It has applications in mass communication, psychology, sociology, political science, and the area of linguistics. The field of economics also widely applies the theory of framing. In general,...