Essays about: "Social Media communications."

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  1. 1. Illuminating Voices In The Dark: The utilisation of communication technology within online Arab atheist communities.

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Matthew Thomas; [2017]
    Keywords : Comdev; Atheism; Ex muslim; Social media; Apostasy; Islam; Blasphemy; cyber-jihad; Collective identity; New social movements; Social movement studies;

    Abstract : The presence of atheists within the Muslim world has begun to receive global attention after a number of cases in which atheist bloggers and writers in majority Muslim countries were killed for criticising Islam. The rise in number of Arab atheist Facebook groups has sparked conversation about the rise in number of atheists across the Arab world, and to what extent the use of social media platforms has facilitated this. READ MORE

  2. 2. RESHAPING THE DISCOURSE ON PRIVACY IN THE ERA OF THE INTERNET OF THINGS

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Adriana Spataru; [2017]
    Keywords : Internet of Things; Privacy;

    Abstract : This paper is situated at the border between privacy studies and law and media studies. More precisely, the research aims to find out how the discourse on privacy is reshaped in the context of the upcoming technological changes envisaged in the scenery of the IoT. In a world where potentially all items become connected, the era of the Web 2. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Presence of Alcohol in Swedish Lifestyle Blogs : An exploratory study on if and how the presence of alcoholic beverages on Swedish blogs may affect young females’ intention to pursue alcohol consumption.

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Anton Axelsson; Charles Yousef; [2017]
    Keywords : Alcohol; social influence marketing; blogs; young females; intentions;

    Abstract : Background: Alcohol has become ubiquitous in Swedish lifestyle blogs, as alcohol can be present in one third or one fifth of blog posts in some of Sweden’s biggest lifestyle blogs. Research suggests that exposure to media and commercial communications on alcohol increases consumption and that users and user-generated content related to alcohol and drinking may intensify social norms around alcohol consumption. READ MORE

  4. 4. Storytelling for the social media age : A study of mediated historicity and political narratives in “1917. Free history”

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Roman Privalov; [2017]
    Keywords : Mediated historicity; political narratives; social media; national identity; Russian revolution;

    Abstract : Scholarship on politics and popular culture is constantly evolving in the field of media and communications. Analyzing diverse types of mediated texts, especially the ones that are structured as narratives, such works aim to show how the cultural evolves from the political and vice versa. READ MORE

  5. 5. THE ROLE OF PRINT AND SOCIAL MEDIA IN SOCIAL MOVEMENTS: THE CASE OF BRING BACK OUR GIRLS

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Teknik och samhälle

    Author : ABDULAZEEZ MAJEK KAREEM; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDIA; SOCIAL MOVEMENT; PRINT MEDIA; SOCIAL MEDIA; BRING BACK OUR GIRLS; SOCIAL MOBILISATION; RESOURCE MOBILISATION;

    Abstract : Abstract This thesis critically examines the impact of print and social media in a social movement by using Bring Back Our Girls as a case study, which depicts the abduction of girls by warlords in Africa. Today, due to social inequality, activists do not possess the same budget as larger companies for advertising and mass communications. READ MORE