Essays about: "Twitter"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 424 essays containing the word Twitter.

  1. 16. The spark of a movement - A study of an online collective acts potentiality to grow into a social movement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Maryan Yusuf; [2021]
    Keywords : Sarah Everard; social movement; online; collective action; collective identity; organisation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Social movements have become an integrated component in our western society with almost every contested issue having a social movement associated to it, on at least one side of the debate. When we think of social movements in practice, we might picture rallies and marches, chants, and demonstrations but with the emergence of social media more and more activists and movement adherents have moved to the online forums and are utilizing social medias features to quickly spread their messages and to easier mobilize. READ MORE

  2. 17. Twitter - Polarising Europe in the Era of Misinformation : A Case Study of Brexit

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Daniel Huldin; [2021]
    Keywords : Twitter; Brexit; Polarisation; EU; European Union; Euroscepticism;

    Abstract : The issue of Euroscepticism has been racking the European Union for many years, and the United Kingdom’s exit from the block came as a shock for many. Carried by a campaign on social media, the Leave campaign’s success has highlighted a number of issues that risk not only the EU, but democratic society itself. READ MORE

  3. 18. Ideologies Mediating Brands Taking a Political Stance: A Socio-cultural Perspective on How Consumers Draw from Different Ideologies in their Meaning-making of Brands that Take a Political Stance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Maria Agustina Carbone; Agnes Ýr Pétursdóttir; [2021]
    Keywords : Consumer Culture Theory; Socio-cultural Perspective; Political Consumerism; Ideology; Responsibilization; Consumer Resistance; Governmentality.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : We aim to enhance the understanding of how consumers draw from different ideologies in their meaning-making of brands taking a political stance. This research used a qualitative approach, more specifically, a case-based approach and netnography. READ MORE

  4. 19. Comparing and contrasting the dissemination cascades of different topics in a social network : What are the lifetimes of different topics and how do they spread

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Linus Käll; Simon Pertoft; [2021]
    Keywords : spreading; dissemination; topics; topic; modeling; modelling; lda; fake; false; news; social; network;

    Abstract : The web has granted everyone the opportunity to freely share large amounts of data. Individuals, corporations, and communities have made the web an important tool in their arsenal. These entities are spreading information online, but not all of it is constructive. READ MORE

  5. 20. Understanding the role of social networks in the process of internationalization

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för företagande, innovation och hållbarhet

    Author : Rakibul Islam; Suprim Timila; [2021]
    Keywords : Social Media; Social Networks; Effectual Internationalization; Strategic Alliances; Platform Communication; branding;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore the role of social network in the international market for the companies that plan to test their capabilities of social network for enhancement of business. In order to explore such capabilities, LinkedIn, Facebook, twitter and other social networks have been considered as examples, using companies from three different countries France, China and India. READ MORE