Essays about: "social media"

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  1. 1. SMOOTH OPERATORS? - Ambassadors’ Engagement in Pride parades

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Kristina Gurok; [2022-01-20]
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    Abstract : Ambassadors waving rainbow flags participate in Pride parades in many capitals around the world.However, within existing scholarship, ambassadors are dominantly portrayed as facilitative of smoothstate relations by acting, speaking and dressing in a discrete and non-confrontational manner andcarefully avoiding interference in domestic affairs of the host state. READ MORE

  2. 2. “Where Did Their Tweets Go?”: A Quantitative Analysis of Parliamentarians “Missing Tweets” in Western Europe

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Joseph Noonan; [2022]
    Keywords : social media; Twitter; intra-party conflict; populism; gendered incivility; legislative politics; political communication; accountability; transparency;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the factors behind politicians' ‘missing tweets’. Missing tweets are posts that were once available on Twitter but are no longer accessible. Despite numerous studies on the Twitter behavior of politicians, few explore the dynamics around politicians’ missing tweets. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sexy 16-Year-Old Baby-Eater: Gendered, Sexualized, and Racialized Discourses in Exalted, Second Edition

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Niels-Martin Ström Josefsen; [2021-11-26]
    Keywords : Roleplaying games; Exalted; feminist post-structural discourse analysis; representation; geek culture; race; gender; sexuality; Dungeons Dragons; discourses; White Wolf; misogyny; fantasy; genre subversion; social constructivism; media tropes; monstrous women; monstrous motherhood; infantilization; trans representation; sexualization; animalization;

    Abstract : Previous research finds roleplaying games, as well as the wider spectrum of geek culture thatthey exist within, to be defined by discourses favoring a white, heterosexual, cis-maleviewpoint, drawing up and reproducing stereotypes and tropes that are inherently misogynist,homophobic, and racist. Heretofore, research into discourses of gender, sexuality, and race inroleplaying games has focused overwhelmingly on market leader Dungeons & Dragons (1971-ongoing), largely neglecting to scrutinize other well-established titles that may adhere to orbreak from the same tendencies. READ MORE

  4. 4. CLIMATE CHANGE AND IDEOLOGY - Are climate change narratives affected by ideology?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Erik Runge; [2021-10-13]
    Keywords : Climate Change; Narratives; editorial; media; ideology;

    Abstract : Media's framing can arguably affect how media consumers view causes, consequences, and solutions of different social issues such as climate change. Likewise, newspaper editorials have different ideas and approaches to climate change, which may be influenced by their ideological positions. READ MORE

  5. 5. "I'LL NEVER DO INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM HERE IN TANZANIA IN MY ENTIRE LIFE" Challenges of press freedom and female journalists in mainland Tanzania

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/JMG - Inst f journalistik och masskomm

    Author : Mirja Kolttola; [2021-09-14]
    Keywords : professional identities; female journalists; Bourdieu; semi-structured interviews;

    Abstract : Purpose: The aim of the study is to reflect the perceived professional identities offemale journalists in relation to investigative journalism and how much thelegislative restrictions by the state change their perceived possibilities toproduce journalism according to their ideals.Theory: Findings are discussed with the theory of social capital by Pierre Bourdieu. READ MORE