Essays about: "online activism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 40 essays containing the words online activism.

  1. 1. “Only you can save my life” Saudi women and public protest on Twitter A Critical Discourse Analysis of emergency calls for protection or protest and the users’ responses in return.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Lina Alkowatly; [2019]
    Keywords : Critical Discourse Analysis; Saudi Women; Twitter; Private and public Sphere; Online Protest; Saudi Arabia;

    Abstract : Since the Arab Spring uprisings in 2011, Twitter has proven to be a useful mobilization tool for citizens within the relatively closed societies of the Arab world. Twitter affirms that unheard voices can now be heard and the claims on social and political practices are being exposed to public discussion. READ MORE

  2. 2. An analysis of the #AidToo movement on Twitter: What impacts can a hashtag achieve on sexual exploitation and abuse in the aid sector?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Natacha Cornaz; [2019]
    Keywords : #AidToo; #MeToo; aid; online activism; safeguarding; SEA; sexual exploitation and abuse; social movements; Twitter;

    Abstract : Abuses and sexual misconduct have been present in the aid sector for decades. In 2013, a UN investigation declared sexual exploitation and abuse the most significant risk to UN peacekeeping missions. Nevertheless, the culture of impunity and hypocrisy still prevails in the aid sector. READ MORE

  3. 3. Archiving in the era of online activism : challenges and practices of collecting and providing access to activist social media archives

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för ABM och digitala kulturer

    Author : Lisa Lindström; [2019]
    Keywords : ALM; archival science; social media archives; web archives; digital activism; activist collections; digital collections; copyright and intellectual property; privacy and confidentiality; archival access; Cultural Sciences;

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  4. 4. Online to On-Ground Activism : Contemporary Indian feminism and the #MeToo movement from an urban activist perspective

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Josefine Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Indian Feminism; Urban Feminism; #MeToo; Social Movement Theory; Intersectionality;

    Abstract : The #MeToo movement is related to new forms of feminism, taking advantage of the online space for mobilisation. There are currently debates on the effect of feminist universalisation, post-colonial feminism and global movement’s on a local level. READ MORE

  5. 5. It’s Time To Become Brave - The Phenomenon of Social Brand Activism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Carolin Bruder; Helena Lübeck; [2019]
    Keywords : Social Brand Activism; Brand Personality; Brand Activism; Brand-Cause Fit; Source Credibility; Company Motives; Sportswear Brands; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose - Since the phenomenon of social brand activism is an emerging concept in literature and considered as a differentiation strategy for corporate brands, the purpose of this study is to evaluate the impact of social brand activism on the different brand personality dimensions. In addition, the study aims to examine if a high brand-cause fit enhances the effectiveness of social brand activism. READ MORE