Constructive journalism is being practiced in various newsrooms around the world, and scholars are beginning to study its process and impact.
Check out the following interactive graphic to see how Cathrine Gyldensted and I conceptualized constructive journalism in our upcoming research paper, “Constructive journalism: An introduction and practical guide for applying positive psychology techniques to news production,” which is scheduled to be published in the Journal of Media Innovations in fall 2017. Click on the apples to access a Google spreadsheet where you can add your own examples of the various constructive journalism genres. Graphic produced by Joshua Smith at Virginia Commonwealth University.
By Cathrine Gyldensted