This article aims to discuss the methodology applied to explore the role of different sources of information in the construction of social representations on delinquency. Results show three types of sources of information: intrapersonal, interpersonal and massive. It was possible to find out that three elements determine the importance of each source: credibility, frequency and accessibility.
|Translated title of the contribution||Media as a source of information in the construction of social representations on delinquency|
|Number of pages||17|
|Journal||Comunicacion y Sociedad (Mexico)|
|Publication status||Published - 1 May 2017|
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