Politics and the Twitter Revolution: How Tweets Influence the Relationship Between Political Leaders and the Public

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indgår i serie Lexington Studies in Political Communication


Politics and the Twitter Revolution: How Tweets Influence the Relationship Between Political Leaders and the Public
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Bog, hæftet
Udgivelsesdato:
01-01-2013
Sprog:
Engelsk
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Politics and the Twitter Revolution: How Tweets Influence the Relationship between Political Leaders and the Public by John H. Parmelee and Shannon L. Bichard is the first comprehensive examination of how Twitter is used politically. Surveys and in-depth interviews with political Twitter users answer several important questions, including: Who follows the political leaders on Twitter, and why? How persuasive are political tweets? Is political Twitter use good for democracy? These and other questions are answered from theoretical perspectives, such as uses and gratifications, word-of-mouth communication, selective exposure, innovation characteristics, and the continuity-discontinuity framework. In addition, content analysis and frame analysis illustrate how political leaders' tweets frame their policies and personalities. The findings in Politics and the Twitter Revolution show Twitter to be surprisingly influential on political discourse. Twitter has caused major changes in how people engage politically. Followers regularly take actions that are requested in leaders' tweets, and, in many cases, leaders' tweets shape followers' political views more than friends and family. Other findings raise concerns. For some, Twitter use contributes to political polarization, and there is frequently a disconnect between what followers expect from leaders on Twitter and what those leaders are giving them.

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ISBN13:
9780739165010
Vægt:
381 g
Dybde:
15 mm
Bredde:
152 mm
Højde:
229 mm
Format:
Hæftet

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Politics and the Twitter Revolution: How Tweets Influence the Relationship Between Political Leaders and the Public

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indgår i serie Lexington Studies in Political Communication

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