Essays about: "discussion forum"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 70 essays containing the words discussion forum.

  1. 1. BASED, REDPILLED, AND FPBP. Examining identification through discursive/affective practices on 4chan/pol/

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Henrik Bergius; [2022-02-08]
    Keywords : Affect; Discourse; 4chan; Fascism; Radicalization; Disciplining; Online political space;

    Abstract : In a political landscape increasingly more influenced by far-right populism, the potential for political projects aiming to expand democracy is challenged. With the internet becoming an important arena for political discussion, this begs the question of how online spaces function as politically radicalizing. READ MORE

  2. 2. How incel users' communication discriminate women : A netnography investigating the misogyny on the forum Incels.is

    University essay from Karlstads universitet

    Author : Elina Maaranen; [2022]
    Keywords : misogyny; virtual communities; subcultures; participation; groupthink; misogyni; virtuella gemenskaper; subkulturer; deltagange; grupptänkande;

    Abstract : This paper seeks to answer how misogyny is expressed in the forum incels.is, a discussion board forum where incel users engage in threads to talk to each other about the difficulties of not having sexual or romantic relations. READ MORE

  3. 3. ENGAGEMENT AND SENSE OF COMMUNITY IN A DISTANCE CIVIC ORIENTATION COURSE Design of a Communication Space for Newly Arrived Immigrants

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Hilda Haqvinsson; [2021-12-14]
    Keywords : Distance Education; Newly Arrived Immigrants; Communication; Engagement; Sense of Community; Discussion Forum;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this research is to a), through collaboration with end users, develop a communication space in a distance civic orientation course, and thus b) investigate what aspects that may be important to include in this space in order to facilitate the learners’ sense of community and thus possibly their engagement in that course. Theory: For this capstone project, the Design Thinking method and its human-centred approach is used as a framework to continuously relate the progression of the project back to the users and their needs. READ MORE

  4. 4. SUSTAINABILITY COMPETENCIES AND EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING IN HIGHER EDUCATION: STUDENT PERCEPTIONS

    University essay from

    Author : Alice Annelin; [2021-06-29]
    Keywords : Sustainability Competencies; Experiential Learning; Sustainability Action; ESD; Online Teaching;

    Abstract : Aim: The purpose of this study was to investigate university student perceptions of their competencies of and propensity to act for sustainability, while they study on a module designed with use of the experiential learning approach. Theory: The conceptual framework of this research was based on a combination of theories; experiential learning (Dewey, 1963) that focuses on the development of student knowing, being and doing, and transformational learning theory (Mezirow, 2000) that has inspired the key sustainability competencies (Brundiers et al. READ MORE

  5. 5. A retrieval-based chatbot ́s opinion on the trolley problem

    University essay from

    Author : Hampus Björklin; Tim Abrahamsson; Oscar Widenfalk; [2021]
    Keywords : chatbot; language model; trolley problem; BERT encoding; discord;

    Abstract : The goal of this project was to create a chatbot capable of debating a user using limited resources including a discussion thread from the online debate forum Kialo. A retrieval based bot was designed and the discussion thread was converted into a database which the bot could interpret and choose an appropriate answer from. READ MORE