HAL will be down for maintenance from Friday, June 10 at 4pm through Monday, June 13 at 9am. More information
Skip to Main content Skip to Navigation
Journal articles

Attentes langagières et réception de l’information médiatique judiciaire

Abstract : Language expectancy and reception of judicial news Aim of the present research was to show how stylistic conformity of press articles influence evaluation of its contents typicity and credibility, considering reader’s expectancy. First, a discourse analysis of judicial press articles was conducted. On this base, judiciary writing style was manipulated in order to obtain three press articles (congruent, incongruent or extremised). Two experimental studies were conducted. In study 1 (N = 141), participants had to compare two articles and to evaluate their typicity. In study 2 (N = 140), participants read one article and made typicity and credibility evaluations. Results showed that stylistic conformity influence evaluation of the press article’s typicity and objectivity. The participants reading frequence only had little effect on results.
Document type :
Journal articles
Complete list of metadata

Contributor : Laurence Leroux Connect in order to contact the contributor
Submitted on : Monday, March 12, 2018 - 4:11:21 PM
Last modification on : Monday, December 13, 2021 - 12:02:26 PM



Nadia Lepastourel, Benoît Testé. Attentes langagières et réception de l’information médiatique judiciaire. Annee Psychologique, Centre Henri Pieron/Armand Colin, 2011, 111 (01), pp.41-68. ⟨10.4074/S0003503311001023⟩. ⟨hal-01729454⟩



Record views