Ändra sökning
RefereraExporteraLänk till posten
Permanent länk

Direktlänk
Referera
Referensformat
  • harvard-cite-them-right
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Annat format
Fler format
Språk
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Annat språk
Fler språk
Utmatningsformat
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Medborgarjournalisten i mediasfären: En fallstudie om demokrati på sociala medier
2020 (Svenska)Självständigt arbete på grundnivå (kandidatexamen), 10 poäng / 15 hpStudentuppsats (Examensarbete)Alternativ titel
The citizen journalist in the media sphere : A case study on democracy on social media (Engelska)
Abstract [en]

Digital interactivity has changed the dissemination and availability of information. Traditionally, editors have acted as gatekeepers to ensure quality information flow within the mass media. With social media, the citizen can publish and disseminate information, which has created the term citizen journalism. The goal of The Media Inquiry (Swedish government official reports) is to support freedom of expression and diversity of subject areas, which is a problem when publishers reduce pluralism in opinion. Previous research shows that scientific attention to alternative media has increased in recent years but there are few studies on content in alternative media. The purpose of the study is therefore to find out what the information environment around alternative media in Sweden looks like today: how citizen journalists discuss news topics, what areas of interest are visible, to what extent affordances are used and how tendencies towards eco-chambers is manifesting. To answer the questions, a case study has been used focusing on three Twitter accounts. A streaming API was used to capture tweets for a quantitative and qualitative content analysis of posts made on and in connection to three accounts by citizen journalists. The results showed that a significant portion of information activities are concentrated on mediating and communicating news and opinions. Areas of interest were news, social information, and criticism of power. Mentions and retweets were the most used functions and opinion-reinforcing information was a confirmation of eco-chambers. 

Ort, förlag, år, upplaga, sidor
2020.
Nyckelord [sv]
Alternativa medier, medborgarjournalistik, Twitter, affordanser, ekokammare, traditionella medier, grindvakter, informationsaktiviteter
Nationell ämneskategori
Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap
Identifikatorer
URN: urn:nbn:se:hb:diva-23923OAI: oai:DiVA.org:hb-23923DiVA, id: diva2:1476222
Tillgänglig från: 2020-10-19 Skapad: 2020-10-14 Senast uppdaterad: 2020-10-19Bibliografiskt granskad

Open Access i DiVA

fulltext(1533 kB)369 nedladdningar
Filinformation
Filnamn FULLTEXT01.pdfFilstorlek 1533 kBChecksumma SHA-512
31107e04860115f2e5ce12e027ad4be4e1e09a9826780a6e5edf6d23796260fb9d6b60ada4538314209daddc60931d9ece976cf6748cad1afa517c6f65786bf8
Typ fulltextMimetyp application/pdf

Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap

Sök vidare utanför DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Totalt: 369 nedladdningar
Antalet nedladdningar är summan av nedladdningar för alla fulltexter. Det kan inkludera t.ex tidigare versioner som nu inte längre är tillgängliga.

urn-nbn

Altmetricpoäng

urn-nbn
Totalt: 894 träffar
RefereraExporteraLänk till posten
Permanent länk

Direktlänk
Referera
Referensformat
  • harvard-cite-them-right
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Annat format
Fler format
Språk
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Annat språk
Fler språk
Utmatningsformat
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf