I. Interest Perception

The first lesson of this module introduces two schools that emerged in journalism in an attempt to change the approach to conflict of conventional reporting: the journalism of attachment and peace journalism. It outlines the origins of these different schools, presents recent developments in peace research and highlights the problems associated with the journalism of attachment.


After this exercise, you will be able to distinguish between peace journalism and the journalism of attachment; in addition, you will be aware of the weaknesses of the journalism of attachment.