Definition of Prognostic Framing
(noun) A solutions-oriented approach to a social problem or grievance, typically used by social movement organizations.
Prognostic Framing Pronunciation
Syllabification: prog·nos·tic fram·ing
- American English – /prahg-nAHs-tik frAY-ming/
- British English – /prog-nOs-tik frAY-ming/
International Phonetic Alphabet
- American English: /pɹɑɡˈnɑstɪk ˈfɹeɪmɪŋ/
- British English: /pɹɒgˈnɒstɪk ˈfɹeɪmɪŋ/
- Plural: prognostic framings
- Prognostic framing occurs after analyzing the problem, a process called diagnostic framing. Prognostic framing leads to motivational framing which identifies the “call to action” or “call to arms”.
- alternative movement
- new social movement theory
- reform movement
- religious movement
- resistance movement
- resource mobilization theory
- social action
- social change
- social movement
Griffiths, Heather, Nathan Keirns, Eric Strayer, Susan Cody-Rydzewski, Gail Scaramuzzo, Tommy Sadler, Sally Vyain, Jeff Bry, Faye Jones. 2016. Introduction to Sociology 2e. Houston, TX: OpenStax.
Cite the Definition of Prognostic Framing
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “prognostic framing.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved May 29, 2023 (https://sociologydictionary.org/prognostic-framing/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
prognostic framing. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/prognostic-framing/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “prognostic framing.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed May 29, 2023. https://sociologydictionary.org/prognostic-framing/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“prognostic framing.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 29 May. 2023. <https://sociologydictionary.org/prognostic-framing/>.