Discourse of Mobbing in Turkish Press

Ece Karadoğan-Doruk *

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Abstract

Mobbing (Psychological violence in working place) has been researched especially by the scientists making researches in organizational communication for last 20-25 years. In Turkey, mobbing concept is a newer research field. In this study, how the news regarding mobbing has been given in Turkish press will be analyzed with Van Dijk‟s discourse analysis. How the news regarding mobbing has taken place in Turkish press will be analyzed by applying Van Dijk‟s discourse analysis. From the year of 1997 when the news related to the mobbing appeared to today, what kinds of differences happened in news discourses especially with taking place of mobbing in Turkish Criminal Law, will be analyzed.

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Mobbing working place victim

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Article Type: Research Article

Online Journal of Communication and Media Technologies, Volume 1, Issue 3, pp. 35-59

Published Online: 11 Jul 2011

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