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Citizen Journalism and Mobile Media

Andy Miah

in Sport 2.0: Transforming Sports for a Digital World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262035477
eISBN:
9780262343114
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035477.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Sport and Leisure

This chapter focuses on how digital culture is re-making our understanding of citizenship by creating alternative channels of communication, activity, connection, and expression. In particular, it ... More


The Challenge of Social and Anti-Social Media

Ethan Katsh and Orna Rabinovich-Einy

in Digital Justice: Technology and the Internet of Disputes

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190464585
eISBN:
9780190464615
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190464585.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Chapter 5 focuses on social media as a major site for social interaction, both positive and negative. Both the fictional scenario that opens the chapter and the account of the true story that follows ... More


Activating the Fifth Estate: Bill C-30 and the Digitally Mediated Public Watchdog

Jonathan A. Obar and Leslie Regan Shade

in Strategies for Media Reform: International Perspectives

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780823271641
eISBN:
9780823271696
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823271641.003.0003
Subject:
Information Science, Communications

Operating outside the framework of traditional systems of governance and civic engagement, the digitally-mediated, networked society referred to as the “Fifth Estate” presents the general public with ... More


Potentials and challenges of WordNet-based pedagogical lexicography: The Transpoetika Dictionary

Toma Tasovac

in Electronic Lexicography

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199654864
eISBN:
9780191745966
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654864.003.0012
Subject:
Linguistics, Lexicography, Semantics and Pragmatics

This chapter explores the potential and challenges of basing pedagogical, bilingual electronic dictionaries on WordNet – a comprehensive machine-readable lexical database of the English language. It ... More


Under Surveillance

Joel Simon

in The New Censorship: Inside the Global Battle for Media Freedom

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231160643
eISBN:
9780231538336
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231160643.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter focuses on the potential use of online surveillance for domestic law enforcement and international espionage. Governments all over the world have found the Internet to be a valuable tool ... More


Identities and Relationships

Sonia Livingstone and Julian Sefton-Green

in Class: Living and Learning in the Digital Age

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781479884575
eISBN:
9781479863570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479884575.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

While young people’s experiences of life at home or school are greatly influenced by parents and teachers, they have rather more control over their friendships. Chapter 4 explores how the teenagers ... More


Breaking through the Obstacles of Political Isolation and Discrimination*

Cui Weiping

in Liu Xiaobo, Charter 08, and the Challenges of Political Reform in China

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9789888139064
eISBN:
9789882209732
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139064.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter is an account of how Cui Weiping collated the first reactions of intellectuals and artists to Liu Xiabo's conviction and eleven-year sentence. Spurred into action by her own outrage and ... More


Social Media and Real-Time Reactions

Alan Schroeder

in Presidential Debates: Risky Business on the Campaign Trail

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780231170574
eISBN:
9780231541503
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231170574.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

How Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, live-blogging, and live focus groups, are transforming the way debates are viewed and perceived.


Steampunk’s Identity Horizon and Contested Memory

Andrew Mara

in Clockwork Rhetoric: The Language and Style of Steampunk

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781628460919
eISBN:
9781626740532
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628460919.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Steampunk, itself composed of two wildly divergent sub-terms—a backwards-looking and conservative “steam,” and a forward-looking chaotic “punk”—creates an inherent tension between historical fidelity ... More


Surrogates or Competitors?: Social Media Use by Independent Political Actors

Julia R. Azari and Benjamin A. Stewart

in Controlling the Message: New Media in American Political Campaigns

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781479886357
eISBN:
9781479865505
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479886357.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines social media usage by independent political actors, focusing on the use of Twitter to issue election narratives—messages about the meaning and significance of the election. ... More


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