- Recognizable opinion
- Presenting history
- Educational purpose
1. Recognizable opinion -† A good editorial cartoon expresses a recognizable point-of-view.
2. Integration – the cartoon cannot be understood by only looking at the words or only looking at the picture
3. Presenting history – Editorial cartoons provide a window into history by showing us what people were thinking and talking about at a given time and place.
4. Educational purpose – Editorial cartoons, like written editorials they are intended to make readers think about current political issues.
What sort of† Cartoon is it?
- SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS