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På varsin sida - om könsgränser inom sportjournalistik : En jämförelse mellan kvinnliga och manliga sportjournalister i rapporteringen om det svenska dam- och herrlandslaget i fotboll. / On each side - gender boundaries in sports journalism : A comparison between female and male sports journalists in the news covarage about the swedish national football teams.

  • Berg, Maja
  • Lundberg Blixt, Filippa
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2022
DiVA - Academic Archive On-line
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Women have been marginalised in societies around the world, and the world of sports isno exception. The aim of this study was to examine in the swedish newspapersAftonbladet and Expressen the differences and similarities between female and malesports journalists' publications in the coverage about the swedish national footballteams. The used method for this study was a quantitative content analysis, which wasthe most usable method to give us an answer to our question at issue. The theoreticalframework in the study included news values as a theory, a framing theory, a feministmedia theory and a gender contract theory. The results implies that female sportsjournalists tend to write more about the swedish female national football team and thatmale sports journalists tend to write more about the swedish male national footballteam.

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