Essays about: "Social media"

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  1. 1. Can generalised trust in news media change media exposure patterns?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/JMG - Inst f journalistik och masskomm

    Author : Grėtė Kaulinytė; [2020-10-12]
    Keywords : Trust in news media; media trust; media exposure; media exposure; intentional news avoidance; intentional news avoidance; online or social media; alternative political media; attitude-consistent media; counter-attitudinal media;

    Abstract : The question of how trust in news media relates to news media exposure patterns attracts considerable attention from both scholars and society in general. Many previous studies have found that trust in news media positively relates to mainstream media exposure and negatively relates to non-mainstream media exposure, including online and social media news. READ MORE

  2. 2. Coronavirus and the use of Twitter amongst journalists: A mixed-method analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/JMG - Inst f journalistik och masskomm

    Author : Declan McCann; [2020-10-12]
    Keywords : Coronavirus; Twitter;

    Abstract : The coronavirus pandemic has had an enormous impact on humanity and news media has become dominated by coverage of the virus. This thesis examines the ways in which journalists have used Twitter during this time. Focus was placed on the journalistic roles that the journalists performed on Twitter. READ MORE

  3. 3. Media use and subjective social cohesion. Examining the reciprocal relationship between use and subjective social cohesion.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Mislav Bitanga; [2020-10-12]
    Keywords : Media use; subjective social cohesion;

    Abstract : There is quite a broad consensus among scholars about the importance of social cohesion. However, the field has often been criticised for the lack of agreement regarding the conceptualisation of social cohesion. Without a consolidated concept, the field has struggled to accumulate empirical data on the phenomenon. READ MORE

  4. 4. Shift in Opinion or Change of Expression Public Reaction on Twitter to Abortion Policy Changes

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Klara Lindahl; [2020-09-21]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In 2019, nine US states voted on drastic policy changes to restrict access to abortion. Did the American population react to these policy changes, and if so how? Theory suggests that if the public disagrees with the policy changes, public opinion moves in the opposite direction of the policies. This is referred to as the Thermostat theory. READ MORE

  5. 5. SEND NUDES! Media Preference Choices for Cybersex Engagement in Long-Distance Romantic Relationships

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Linnea Nordqvist; Anastasia Exner; [2020-09-03]
    Keywords : Long-distance romantic relationships; Cybersex; Communication technology; Media Synchronicity Theory; Media Richness Theory; Media preferences;

    Abstract : Based on Media Richness Theory and Media Synchronicity Theory, the present study tests the theories' applicability in predicting media preferences to engage in cybersex among individuals involved in long-distance romantic relationships. The study examines and further develops the research field, testing for correlations between different demographic and relationship variables and medium preferences. READ MORE