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PRESENTERS     Adnan Hasan     Haris Awan     Neelam Saleem     Saadat Ali Gillani     Sohail Riaz
GATEKEEPING
What is Gatekeeping?        Gatekeeping • CONTROL ING • MANAGING • TRANSFERING                 • Information              ...
Editor                           ReporterDirector             Gatekeepers                             Owner           Cens...
HISTORY                                                           Kurt Lewin • Gatekeeping was identified by him in 1943. ...
• In 1955 Sociologist Warren Breed shifted the focusfrom the individual to institutional level.          Ideological level...
TYPES OF GATEKEEPING  In Newspaper   • Reporters   • Editors   • Owners   • Government   • Pressure Groups
TYPES OF GATEKEEPING    In Film    • Producer    • Censor Board    • Director
TYPES OF GATEKEEPING   In Newspaper                    In Film    • If reporter is not allowed    • Script is too large.  ...
FUNCTIONS of gatekeeping • To limit the information     The boundary of a specific area               Restrict in quantity...
FUNCTIONS of gatekeeping               • To expand the information                      Extend in one or more directions  ...
FUNCTIONS of gatekeeping• To reinterpret the information      Different viewpoints       Assign a new or different meaning...
FUNCTIONS of gatekeeping                     • Setting Agenda                   Individual objectives                A tem...
DISINTERMEDIATION “is the removal of negotiator” or "cutting out the middleman". Instead of going through traditional dist...
DISINTERMEDIATION  •C      C  •C      P  •C      P
Gatekeeping to Gatewatching    • Contrasted Nature    • News hole and Space    • Interactivity    • Focus    • Transparenc...
Mythmaking and     Effects on Older Media  Myth “the way in which a culture  conceptualizes and understands the  world thr...
Effects on Older Media  • Afraid  • Setting agenda  • Shake    up any story
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Gatekeeping

  1. 1. PRESENTERS Adnan Hasan Haris Awan Neelam Saleem Saadat Ali Gillani Sohail Riaz
  2. 2. GATEKEEPING
  3. 3. What is Gatekeeping? Gatekeeping • CONTROL ING • MANAGING • TRANSFERING • Information • News Items
  4. 4. Editor ReporterDirector Gatekeepers Owner Censor board
  5. 5. HISTORY Kurt Lewin • Gatekeeping was identified by him in 1943. He found that rejections could be classified in two ways: 1)Rejecting based on not being worthy of being reported 2)Rejecting based on duplicate of other reports on the same thing. German-American psychologist David Manning White • In 1950 gatekeeping was officially applied to news. He looked at the factors an editor takes into consideration when deciding which news will make the paper and which news will not.
  6. 6. • In 1955 Sociologist Warren Breed shifted the focusfrom the individual to institutional level. Ideological level Extramedia level Organization level l e ve es l ro utin e dia M Individual level
  7. 7. TYPES OF GATEKEEPING In Newspaper • Reporters • Editors • Owners • Government • Pressure Groups
  8. 8. TYPES OF GATEKEEPING In Film • Producer • Censor Board • Director
  9. 9. TYPES OF GATEKEEPING In Newspaper In Film • If reporter is not allowed • Script is too large. to enter because time is over. • Budget . • Lack of space for editor for publishing of news
  10. 10. FUNCTIONS of gatekeeping • To limit the information The boundary of a specific area Restrict in quantity Extent or access
  11. 11. FUNCTIONS of gatekeeping • To expand the information Extend in one or more directions Exaggerate or make bigger Add details
  12. 12. FUNCTIONS of gatekeeping• To reinterpret the information Different viewpoints Assign a new or different meaning to New angles
  13. 13. FUNCTIONS of gatekeeping • Setting Agenda Individual objectives A temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to A list of matters to be taken up
  14. 14. DISINTERMEDIATION “is the removal of negotiator” or "cutting out the middleman". Instead of going through traditional distribution channels, which had some type of intermediate (such as a distributor, wholesaler, broker, or agent), companies may now deal with every customer directly, for example via the Internet.
  15. 15. DISINTERMEDIATION •C C •C P •C P
  16. 16. Gatekeeping to Gatewatching • Contrasted Nature • News hole and Space • Interactivity • Focus • Transparency • Publishing speed • Online research skills
  17. 17. Mythmaking and Effects on Older Media Myth “the way in which a culture conceptualizes and understands the world through a chain of related concepts”. • Redundant • Concept of Naturalized • Support authority of the current social order • Justifies positions • Is it innovation?
  18. 18. Effects on Older Media • Afraid • Setting agenda • Shake up any story

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