Essays about: "information technology thesis politics"

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  1. 1. Celebrity diplomats - strategic communication resources and mediators between the power, victims and the global public.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för strategisk kommunikation

    Author : Arbenita Mårtensson Govori; [2018]
    Keywords : Keyword: public diplomacy; celebrity diplomats; strategic communication; mediatization; media logic; transmedia engagement; critical discourse theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Public diplomacy activities and initiatives are adapting to new ways of strategic communication as the society and technology continues to evolve, the need of the organizations to spread information globally has made the public activities adapt to the new ways of communicating. The thesis is a critical discourse analysis of celebrity diplomats and how they are used to spread awareness about issues on global scale. READ MORE

  2. 2. Middle Eastern Migration Through the Eyes of Czech Press

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Hana Misove; [2017-10-04]
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    Abstract : The following thesis analyzes the coverage of Middle Eastern and African migration by two majorCzech newspapers, Blesk and MF Dnes. The articles which were analyzed were published duringFebruary 2017, 85 in total. They reported on Middle Eastern or African migration to Europe, as wellas immigration and asylum policy within the EU. READ MORE

  3. 3. Strengthening capacities for the use of GIS in disaster risk reduction

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Anna Charlin Rürup; [2017]
    Keywords : Geographic Information Systems; GIS; capacity development; disaster risk reduction; capacity building; Social Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are a powerful tool for supporting disaster risk reduction (DRR). International agreements such as the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction call on high-income countries and other partners to support lower-income countries in strengthening their DRR capacities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Weibo's Role in Shaping Public Opinion and Political Participation in China

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för teknik och estetik

    Author : Shajin Chen; [2014]
    Keywords : China; microblogging; weibo; free speech; public opinion; collective voice; political participation; sociopolitical implications;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the role of microblogging in shaping public opinion and political participation in China with particular focus on the question of what sociopolitical implications and challenges that weibo phenomenon has brought to the Chinese society. I explore some of the prominent features of weibo for the role they plays in framing public sphere. READ MORE

  5. 5. Film for Change, Communication Rights and Social Change in Tanzania

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Soren Sonderstrup; [2011]
    Keywords : film for change; right to communicate; theatre for development; applied visual anthropology; participatory methods; social innovation; documentary film; ethnography; politics of representation; ICT4D; discourse analysis; imaginative leeway;

    Abstract : The thesis presents a view of film for change set against the manifold approaches, practices or ideologies influencing it, and analysis it as a tool for the self-representation, self-determination and mediation of marginalised people in the face of globalization and the democratization of communication. It seeks to find an answer to the question of how film for change works as a method to empower the disadvantaged inhabitants of three villages in Tanzania, where fieldwork was carried out. READ MORE