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. The Ethiopian Muslims Protest in the Era of Social Media Activism

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Abdurahman Omar; [2020]
    Keywords : Ethiopia; Religion; Islam; Civil Resistance; Nonviolent; Protest; Social Movement; Digital Media; Social Media Activism;

    Abstract : The Islamic movement study mostly focused on radical, extremist, violent, or military aspects. The current research was carried out to examine the nonviolent elements of the Islamic movement. Based on the ethnographic photo research conducted in the Ethiopian Muslims Protest, the Islamic movements nonviolent aspect investigated. READ MORE

  4. 4. Perceived Reality vs Taught Reality in Compulsory School

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Herolinda Bici; [2020]
    Keywords : esl; clil; student-centred teaching; semi-structured interview; lgr11; netnography; critical thinking; action research;

    Abstract : This paper examines how we discuss social issues in the L2 classroom under the guidelines of Lgr11. To answer this, I ask the following sub-questions; How are the overall goals of education and parts (see Appendix B) of the Curriculum for English currently perceived by English teachers? How are the social subjects in the L2 classroom currently handled? Thirdly, what kind of lesson plan can be implemented in the classroom context under the guidelines of Lgr11? Looking at past research and relevant documents along with the qualitative data and through a triangulation of evidence carried out consisting of semi-structured interviews, supported by netnography research I propose a lesson plan using the collaborative action research model. READ MORE

  5. 5. How do you succeed on Tinder? An exploratory study about young women’s self-presentation and strategies online

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

    Author : Alice Jörgensen Pesch; Cilla Palmroos; [2020]
    Keywords : Self-presentation online; Tinder; online dating; true self;

    Abstract : Background: As the expanding digital tools of communications provide new ways for people to interact online, new ways of initiating relationships have emerged from this technological development. From traditional online dating sites to today’s proximity dating applications that enable users to easily interact with other users nearby with the help of geolocation technology. READ MORE