Posted by Bob on June 13, 2003
In Reply to: New frames posted by Mei on June 13, 2003
: I have some difficulty in understanding the following entences. Could anyone give me a hand?
: 1. The subject of often intense negotiation between journalists and their editors, as well as their sources, news frames help to render an infinity of noticeable details into practicable repertoires.
: 2. The invocation of a news frame is not to be viewed as a means to preclude the encoding of information which might explicit politicize the seemingly impartial definitions of social reality of offer.
: Thanks a lot.
I'm here to offer this bit of condolence: I am a native English speaker, a professional writer, former teacher of English, author of books and articles - and those two sentences are horrendous. I find them impenetrable; the author should be punished.