Essays about: "the influence of media on human life"

Found 5 essays containing the words the influence of media on human life.

  1. 1. Plant-based diets on social media : How content on social media influence for maintaining a lifestyle

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Hanna Holmgren; [2017]
    Keywords : plant-based diets; qualitative in-depth interviews; Facebook; Instagram; YouTube; uses and gratifications theory; cultivation analysis theory; social cognitive theory;

    Abstract : Plant-based food has recently been a frequently addressed topic for scientific research, mainly because of its benefits for the environmental sustainability, human health and animal welfare. Nonetheless, there is limited research on how people maintain a plant-based diet, as well as research gaps on the topic in relation to media and communication studies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cartoon representations of the migrant crisis in Greek new media

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Maria Gkountouma; [2016]
    Keywords : cartoons; migrant crisis; new media; representations; European Union; Greece; flow; artists; satire; humour;

    Abstract : The increasing and irregular flow of migrants in Europe had lead to an unprecedented crisis which European and International stakeholders have been struggling to manage in a challenging context of financial insecurity, political instability, fragile foreign relations and controversial steps and policies. This current context questions Europe’s image as a powerful global key-player and a civilized privileged space/entity and also shutters migrants’ dreams and illusions of a promise-land. READ MORE

  3. 3. "How a leader turns to dictator" : Analysis of Kaddafi's life through leadership theories

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Ekonomihögskolan, ELNU

    Author : Francois Dangreau; [2012]
    Keywords : leadersip;

    Abstract : Abstract To the pantheon of grotesque and bloodthirsty dictators is now, on the front row, the Colonel Muammar Kaddafi who, for over 40 years, bought the silence of Western democracies with oil from his country and amuse the gallery with his folk outfit, his tents, his very close female guard, his reasoning and his degenerated offspring for a smoky diversion to hide the crimes of his regime. How the world has tolerated all these years, a fool like him who dictated the law to his enslaved people and executed worldwide opponents? Was it not enough to analyze his rambling speeches to understand that it was a Nero in power? Initially, this fictional character, out of "The Autumn of the Patriarch" by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, was probably not as crazy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Creation of Digital Persona :Visual Identity on Facebook through the Screen

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för konsthistoria och visuella studier

    Author : Song Hyejin; [2012]
    Keywords : Camera and Screen Culture; Tele-presence; Digital identity; Online Identity Creation; Facebook; Online network; Archiving personal history; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : The establishment of the Internet and progression in computer science is connecting people at an alarming rate. Through these online connections an image-sharing culture has emerged. A prominent contributor to this social phenomenon is Facebook. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gränslandets villkor - Att arbeta med gömda flyktingar

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Stina Israelsson; Emma Larsson; [2007-05-24]
    Keywords : Borderland; hidden refugee-helper; solidarity; non-profit work;

    Abstract : This paper is about hidden refugees and their link to the society. There are different ways of helping these people. One can help as a private person, within voluntary organisations or as a part of professional work. READ MORE