This article uses the infamous 1988 crisis of the televangelist Jimmy Swaggart as a case study for religious crisis communication. The theories of Fink (1986) and Benoit (1997) are used to analyze the situation and explain how Swaggart constructed his image repair campaign.
Rebuilding a Professional Athlete’s Reputation After a Scandal: Refining Public Relations Techniques by ... McAllister-Spooner analyzed the image repair discourse after a photo was published of ... impact do sport celebrity transgressions have on consumer’s perceptions of the celebrity’s brand image
Download Citation on ResearchGate | The Floyd Landis doping scandal: Implications for image repair discourse | Floyd Landis’ efforts to repair his image in the wake of charges that he used ...
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12/1/2016 · Ultimately, Swift’s damaged image could have been avoided if she employed the right strategies and tactics from Benoit’s image repair theory. But, since this is the first time she has chipped away at her “perfect” image, it could have been way worse. Works Cited. Benoit, W. L. (1997, Summer). Image repair discourse and crisis communication.
3/15/2018 · RELIGIOUS CELEBRITY: AN ANALYSIS OF IMAGE REPAIR DISCOURSE BY KAREN LEGG • In 1988, celebrity televangelist Jimmy Swaggart confessed to use of pornography and indiscretion with a prostitute. His religious position made this even more of a crisis, as well as his past hard criticism of another televangelist caught in sexual sin.
1/15/2019 · Crisis communication has emerged as an important area for theory and research in communication. Image repair, along with communication about disasters and terrorism, is a component of crisis communication. “Image” refers to reputation or face. Image is …
As suggested by research on defending personal honor (Cohen et al. 1996) and image-repair discourse (Benoit 1997), a state of agitation and the intention to spread negative eWOM can furthermore ...
Benoit's Image Repair Theory provides a practical structure for analyzing the image repair strategies of Jon and Kate Gosselin. Most studies in this area use rhetorical criticism, or case studies, so generalizations are difficult to make (Benoit, 2006). To stay relevant, it is necessary for scholars to test theories in different circumstances.
While the defense of public image in political, corporate, and celebrity rhetoric has been widely studied, religious image repair has been largely ignored. Divine Apology considers the unique circumstances facing religious figures in need of restoring their reputations by examining a blend of historical and contemporary defenses offered by various figures and groups.
J. Walsh, S.M. McAllister-Spooner / Public Relations Review xxx (2011) xxx–xxx 3 RQ4: Based upon the reaction of the media, was Phelps’ image repair campaign a success? Obtained through general Web searching through Google during a 21-day period following the initial reporting of the
Broadening the application of Benoit's image repair theory, this case study looks at the image repair tactics of Shaunie O'Neal who became a celebrity during her marriage to former NBA basketball player Shaquille O'Neal, their subsequent divorce, and the creation of her VH1 show, Basketball Wives (BBW).
4/28/2016 · By: Sydney Burk & Beth Ann Berkman Abstract The following study reviews the image repair tactics used by celebrity Justin Bieber after a series of events led to the downfall of his reputation. Additionally, the study details the damage Bieber’s reputation took due to his young age and determines whether he was successful in repairing…
Posts about Image repair written by abbysandlin2015. Abstract and Introduction: We will discuss the reputation damage caused by Amanda Bynes’ tweet from 2012-2013, and the way she is currently responding via Twitter to her public downfall.
This research explored how Lance Armstrong utilized image repair strategies during 2012 and early 2013. This time frame represented a turbulent period in his career, as he faced a doping investigation by the U.S. government and later admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs during a nationally televised interview with Oprah Winfrey.
While the defense of public image in political, corporate, and celebrity rhetoric has been widely studied, religious image repair has been largely ignored. ... This causes religious image restoration discourse to manifest itself as more transcendent than defenses in traditional situations involving laypeople. Miller posits that the presence of ...
Benoit’s image restoration/repair discourse as a starting point. Benoit’s seminal work on the theory of image repair (1995, 1997, 2000, 2014) has shaped the work of PR scholars and professionals, especially in the area of crisis management response.
GOLD NUGGETS OF RESEARCH: HISTORICAL RESEARCH— THE GOLDEN YEARS THEN Political Humor on the Radio, Image Repair, and Gracie Allen’s 1940 Presidential Campaign Josh Compton During her fictional 1940 presidential campaign, popular radio star Gracie Allen was the target of criticism after her colleague told a joke referencing First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt.
12/4/2014 · Shia LaBeouf Image Repair Case Study December 4, 2014 kristengracebennett "journalism", celebrity image repair, plagiarism, public relations, shia labeouf, strange behavior Leave a comment. By: Kristen Bennett & Sabrina Azzam. Abstract.
Get this from a library! Divine apology : the discourse of religious image restoration. [Brett A Miller] -- While the defense of public image in political, corporate, and celebrity rhetoric has been widely studied, religious image repair has been largely ignored. Divine Apology considers the unique ...
4/30/2017 · While Benoit’s theory of image repair discourse theory covers a large variety of image repair strategies. Benoit’s strategies include: denial, reduction of offensiveness, evasion of responsibility, corrective action and mortification (Benoit, 1997).
From the Mitchell Report to Brian McNamee: Roger Clemens's Image Repair Discourse / J. Scott Smith 2."Big Mac" with a Side of Steroids: The Image Repair Strategies of Mark McGwire / Wayne Wanta 3.
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BIG TROUBLE FOR THE BIG THREE: AN AUDIENCE PERSPECTIVE OF THE APPROPRIATENESS AND EFFECTIVENESS OF THE BIG THREE AUTOMAKERS’ IMAGE REPAIR STRATEGIES The importance of image management has created the need to for organizations to continually work in order to improve their image or defend it against perceived threats.
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Coombs, W.T. (1998). An analytic framework for crisis situations: Better responses from a better understanding of the situation. Journal of Public Relations Research, 10(3), 177-191.
4/30/2015 · Analysis of the discourse in the Michael Phelps controversy (Walsh & McAllister-Spooner, 2011) Getting out of the doghouse: The image repair strategies of Michael Vick (Holdener & Kauffman, 2014) Famous or Infamous? The Influence of Celebrity Status and Race on Perceptions of Responsibility for Rape (Knight, Giuliano & Sanchez-Ross, 2001)
5/22/2017 · The concept of code is used in this body of work to identify a system of beliefs and values that is immanent in communication practices. The concept has its roots in the works of Basil Bernstein, who explored patterns of communication among social classes in Britain. Bernstein formulated the idea to ...