Essays about: "media studies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 775 essays containing the words media studies.

  1. 1. Conflict Discourse in Television Series – The Functions and Uses of Silence in Relation to Social Class

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Linnea Elin Andersson; [2020-04-30]
    Keywords : engelska; silence; television; conflict management strategies; conflict; conversation; turn-taking; communication; avoidance; confrontation; conversation analysis; qualitative research;

    Abstract : This study paper investigates the correlation between social class and the use of silence in conflict discourse, by comparing the interactional style and turn-taking behaviour in two television series representing the upper and lower class. To this end, the study analyses conflict conversations inThe Crown (UK) andShameless (US) to show how in both scripts writers use specific linguistic elements to represent how these social classes are depicted in media. READ MORE

  2. 2. Social media in the Swedish EFL classroom : An empirical study on Swedish English teachers’ attitudes and practices regarding social media

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Sarah Isaksson; [2020]
    Keywords : EFL; social media; Sweden; English teachers; upper secondary education; language learning; digital tools;

    Abstract : Social media is a large part of Swedish adolescents’ lives. As such, social media is also prevalent in Swedish upper secondary schools. Some international research has shown positive outcomes from the use of social media as a learning tool in the English as a Foreign Language (EFL) classroom, such as higher student motivation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Brand Feedback and eWOM Sentiment on Twitter : Evaluating the effect of company response strategies in online public conversations

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Linnea Rudenius; [2020]
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    Abstract : Aim: The purpose of this study is to investigate how brand feedback response strategies impact eWOM sentiment in public conversations between consumers and businesses. Method: The study has been conducted by collecting over one million tweets from Twitter and performing automated sentiment analysis of these tweets. READ MORE

  4. 4. Social Media When Searching for New Customers : A Description of Prospecting Activities on Social Media

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Robin Vipp Oskarsson; Alexander Dimakis; [2020]
    Keywords : B2B; Prospecting; Personal selling; Social media; Identifying; Qualifying; Due diligence newsfeed; Digital footprints;

    Abstract : Purpose - The purpose of this study is to identify and describe how B2B salespeople utilize social media when prospecting for new customers based on a sequential sales process.Design/methodology/approach - The study employs an interpretive approach as it attempts to convey a phenomenon through the eyes of the participants. READ MORE

  5. 5. Djur på schemat : en enkät till biologilärare i grundskolan

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Andrea Swahn; [2020]
    Keywords : kursplan; biologi; utbildning; djurvälfärd; etologi; djurskydd;

    Abstract : The usage of animals for different purposes in today’s society is widespread, and animal welfare has become a public concern. In order to secure good welfare for these animals it is of great importance to gain knowledge about ethology and animal protection legislation early in life. READ MORE