Research Notes on the Visual Construction of meaning

Research, Article English OPEN
Stocchetti, Matteo;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Hungarian Communication Studies Association
  • Journal: KOME: An International Journal of Pure Communication Inquiry (issn: 2063-7330, eissn: 2063-7330)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.17646/KOME.2017.23
  • Subject: Digital | Visualization | Social representations | Communication. Mass media | visual communication | 518 Media and communications | 9/11 | digital visuality | social representation | Abu Ghraib Prison | P87-96 | 5141 Sociology | Abu-Ghraib | Arab Spring

Images are tools in the social construction of reality. The meaning of images, however, is not a feature of the image itself but the outcome of a communicative process that involves a negotiation between social actors with a stake, interests and resources to participate... View more