Claims-makers versus counter claims-makers: new sites of civic conflict in the construction and contestation of moral panic narratives through online newspaper discussion-threads.
Technological, cultural and economic forces are transforming political communication, posing challenges and opportunities for politicians and media organisations, while at the same time many governments and civil society express concerns about the extent and nature of political empowerment and civic engagement.
|Publication Date||Sep 12, 2014|
|Publisher||Taylor & Francis (Routledge)|
|Series Title||Routledge research in political communication|
|Book Title||The media, political participation and empowerment|
|Chapter Number||Chapter 11|
|Institution Citation||MORRISON, J. 2013. Claims-makers versus counter claims-makers: new sites of civic conflict in the construction and contestation of moral panic narratives through online newspaper discussion-threads. In Scullion, R., Gerodimos, R., Jackson, D. and Lilleker, D. (eds.) The media, political participation and empowerment. Abingdon: Routledge [online], chapter 11, pages 142-157. Available from: https://www.routledge.c...er/p/book/9780415633499|
|Keywords||Civic empowerment; Contemporary politics; Political empowerment; Communication; Media|
MORRISON 2013 Claims-makers and counter
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