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THE PRESENTATION OF THE EUROPEAN UNION IN LITHUANIAN REGIONAL NEWSPAPERS. The aim of this research is:. to find out what ways have been chosen by Lithuanian regional newspapers to deal with the issue of joining the EU. The paper concentrates on these questions:.

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The aim of this research is
The aim of this research REGIONAL NEWSPAPERS is:

to find out what ways have been chosen by Lithuanian regional newspapers to deal with the issue of joining the EU.


The paper concentrates on these questions
The REGIONAL NEWSPAPERS paper concentrates on these questions:

  • What are the topics of the articles related to joining the EU that are published in regional newspapers?

  • What is the tone of the articles about the EU? Is it positive, negative or neutral?

  • What is the type of the articles? Are they simple newswire reports, interviews, analytical or feature articles?

  • How many articles are presented on the first pages of the newspapers, i.e. how important are they regarded?


Hypothesis REGIONAL NEWSPAPERS of this paper : regional newspapers do not always present the most important information concerning the issue of the EU.


Top five national newspapers in lithuania
Top five national newspapers in Lithuania REGIONAL NEWSPAPERS

Source:SIC Gullap Media


Top five regional newspapers in lithuania in winter 2001 2002
Top five regional newspapers in Lithuania in winter 2001-2002

Source: SIC Gallup Media


R egional newspapers chosen for the project
R 2001-2002egional newspapers chosen for the project:

  • ‘Kauno diena’, for the county of Kaunas (circulation-43000 copies)

  • ‘Klaipėda’, for the county of Klaipėda (circulation-30000 copies)

  • ‘Šiaulių kraštas’, for the county of Šiauliai (circulation-20000 copies)

  • ‘Panevėžio rytas’, for the county of Panevėžys (circulation-10500 copies)

  • ‘Utenis’, for the county of Utena (circulation-10000 copies)

  • ‘Alytaus naujienos’, for the county of Alytus (circulation-6500 copies)

  • ‘Penktadienio žemaitis’, for the county of Telšiai (circulation-5000 copies)

  • ‘Suvalkietis’, for the county of Marijampolė (circulation-6000 copies)

  • ‘Tauragiškių balsas’, for the county of Tauragė (circulation-4000 copies)

  • ‘Gimtoji žemė’, for the county of Vilnius (circulation-4500 copies)


The period which was analyzed
The period which was analyzed 2001-2002:

lasts from July 2001 to January 2002. This period was chosen because two important events in the EU happened: the common European currency, EURO, was introduced in almost all member countries of the organization, and there was also a meeting of the member states in Laeken, Belgium in December, 2001.



The most popular eu topics in lithuanian regional newspapers
The most popular EU topics in Lithuanian regional newspapers 2001-2002

  • The introduction of EURO

  • The European Union and Lithuania

  • EU internal and foreign policies

  • The EU expansion

  • Agriculture questions

  • Citizens’ attitude towards the EU



The eu topics in klaip da
The EU topics in ‘Klaip 2001-2002ėda’




The eu topics in gimtoji em
The EU topics in ‘Gimtoji 2001-2002Žemė’


The eu topics in penktadienio emaitis
The EU topics in ‘ 2001-2002Penktadienio žemaitis’



The eu topics in tauragi ki balsas
The EU topics in ‘ 2001-2002Tauragiškių balsas’



The eu topics in panev io rytas
The EU topics in ‘ 2001-2002Panevėžio rytas’



The tone of the eu articles in lithuanian regional newspapers
The tone of the EU articles in Lithuanian regional newspapers

  • positive

  • negative

  • neutral


Tone groups of the eu articles in lithuanian regional newspapers
Tone groups of the EU articles in Lithuanian regional newspapers

  • Most of the articles – neutral

  • All articles – neutral or negative



Tone of the eu articles in suvalkietis
Tone of the EU articles in newspapers ‘Suvalkietis’


Tone of the eu articles in alytaus naujienos
Tone of the EU articles in newspapers‘Alytaus naujienos’



Types of the eu articles
Types of the EU articles: newspapers

  • Newswire report

  • Feature article

  • Analitical article

  • Interview

  • Other


Type groups of the eu articles in lithuanian regional newspapers
Type groups of the EU articles in Lithuanian regional newspapers

  • Most of the articles – newswire reports

  • Most of the articles – feature articles


Types of the eu articles in gimtoji em
Types of the EU articles in ‘ newspapersGimtoji žemė’


Types of the eu articles in klaip da
Types of newspapersthe EU articles in ‘Klaipėda’


Types of the eu articles in utenis
Types of the EU articles in newspapers ‘Utenis’


Types of the eu articles in panev io rytas
Types of the EU articles in ‘ newspapersPanevėžio rytas’




Conclusions
Conclusions newspapers

Hypothesis given in the introduction of the paper can be proved partly:

  • Most of the Lithuanian regional newspapers tried to present the most important information about the EU events.

  • However, articles dealing with these issues were not given the most of attention, as for example, agriculture questions are also important in most of the counties.

  • Most of the articles were neutral

  • Most of the articles were newswire messages

  • Only 6% of the articles were presented on the first pages

  • In general, regional newspapers did not provide much information about the EU



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