This study analyzes news reports from Chosun Ilbo and The Kyunghyang about novel swine-origin influenza A(H1N1) focusing on framing. This study is designed with content analysis as the study method. One of the predominant results of this study was that Chosun Ilbo used more expert news sources than The Kyunghyang, and reported more exact science news because of that. Chosun Ilbo and The Kyunghyang also differed in main formal news frames and content news frames according to timeing.

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A comparative study on the frame of the science news about novel swine-origin influenza A(H1N1)
Focused on Chosun Ilbo and the Kyunghyang Shinmun

Sang Hee   Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Sungkyunkwan University

Hyo Kyoung   Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Sungkyunkwan University

This study analyzes news reports from Chosun Ilbo and The Kyunghyang about novel swine-origin influenza A(H1N1) focusing on framing. This study is designed with content analysis as the study method. One of the predominant results of this study was that Chosun Ilbo used more expert news sources than The Kyunghyang, and reported more exact science news because of that. Chosun Ilbo and The Kyunghyang also differed in main formal news frames and content news frames according to timeing.

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