Essays about: "Facebook"

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  1. 1. PICTURES AT AN ELECTION A visual semiotic analysis of Swedish political parties’ visual communication in the 2018 election

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Axel Karlsson; [2020-01-27]
    Keywords : Sweden; political communication; visual communication; political parties; visual semiotics; election posters; Facebook; social media;

    Abstract : The following thesis utilizes visual social semiotic analysis in order to investigate the usage of images by Swedish political parties during the election campaign to the Swedish Riksdag of 2018. Visual semiotics is used to identify the themes and the visual methodology used in images in election posters before comparing these to posts made by the parties on Facebook the week preceding the election in 2018 in order to ascertain whether there were differences in said themes and methodology in the posters compared to the Facebook posts or not. READ MORE

  2. 2. When Facts don't Work : Emotional sentiment in the Dutch Anti-Vaxx movement

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Reinier van der Weele; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Although vaccination has been regarded with scepticism and hesitancy since the first vaccines were introduced, the development of the internet into an interactive platform on which people can create their own information in combination with other societal factors have made the anti-vaxx movement both more vocal and effective. Possible causes have been explored as research in recent years has put more focus on psychological factors underlying vaccine hesitancy as the traditional method of simply providing more information seemed insufficient. READ MORE

  3. 3. Digital Services Tax - A feasible solution for Taxation of the Digital Economy?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Pernilla Bergvad; [2020]
    Keywords : Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : During the 21th century, digitalization is considered the most important development of the modern global economy. Tax avoidance is a growing issue for governments globally, that are loosing lots of tax money to finance public welfare systems supporting healthcare, educational institutions and infrastructures. READ MORE

  4. 4. A study of IT education’s impact on individuals’ vulnerability, awareness, concerns and behavior towards privacy policies.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Anna Åman Kujanpää; Lisalina Gideskog Malmgren; [2020]
    Keywords : Privacy Paradox; IT education; Privacy Behavior; Privacy Concerns; Privacy Awareness; Privacy Vulnerability;

    Abstract : Privacy has become an increasingly important topic with the expanding amount of private information created as a result of social media and online services which are prevalent in our society today. If the large amount of private information that now exists on the internet is not handled correctly people will be vulnerable to cybercrimes. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Correlation Between Sexual Identity Exploration and Psychological Well-Being

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Anja Svensson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sexual identity exploration; psychological well-being; ryff scale; MOSIEC; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Within positive psychology, personality trait research has shown that higher levels of openness to experience and self-exploration are generally correlated with a large-range of positive psychosocial outcomes. How does the exploration of sexual identity interact with psychological well-being? The recent emergence of sexual identity research has resulted in an increased understanding of the highly complex process of sexual identity development among heterosexual and sexual minority groups. READ MORE