Articles by Jodie Jackson

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Why changing your news diet can change the world The negativity bias in the news is causing social harm. But journalism can change, and news consumers have the power to help make this happe... Lifestyle Media Society
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Helpless or hopeful? How the news shapes our self-belief Our belief about whether our actions can make a difference is influenced by the news media, explains positive psychology researcher Jodie Ja... Media Perspective
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How solution-focused news can empower people In the first of a regular series, positive psychology researcher Jodie Jackson explains how by studying the impact of Positive News upon its... Media Society
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Positive perspectives can overcome mainstream media negativity A constant stream of negative news led Jodie Jackson to study positive psychology. From both her academic work and personal experience, she ... Media Perspective
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It’s not enough to just present the problem Fed up with the negativity of the media, Jodie Jackson launched her own news website before bringing together editors, journalists and the p... Media

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