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A linguistic and cultural analysis of localisation practices on oil and gas company websites.
(Robert Gordon University, 2015-08)
Oil and Gas companies have the inevitable need to operate in a global environment and therefore have a global reach. This thesis seeks to understand the nature and degree of localisation of the websites in this industry. ...
Jungian archetypes and dreams of social enterprise.
This paper considers organizational identity and the way in which cultural change involves repercussions at an unconscious, psychodynamic level. It considers, in Jungian terms, the nature of the relationship between ...
The road to nowhere? A critical case study of the political discourses in the debates around the decision to construct a bypass road around Aberdeen.
(Robert Gordon University, 2014-05)
This research examined the role of communication – and in particular public relations (PR) and public affairs activities – in the decision-making processes around the proposal to build a bypass road around the city of ...
Negotiating meaning in the consumption of the past.
The Internet and social networking technologies have facilitated communication between groups of retrophiles or fans of the past. The article seeks to examine motivations for retrophilic action and to discuss these ideas ...
What is citizen journalism? A critical analysis from the perspective of the South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation.
(Robert Gordon University, 2016-12-31)
With the rise of internet literacy across the world, men and women on the street are increasingly participating in the news media more than ever before. Early speculations about the influence of citizen journalism imbued ...
Global nomadism: a discursive and narratological analysis of identity concepts in the ‘mobile professional’.
(Robert Gordon University, 2015-03)
This thesis examined to what extent a particular class of highly mobile professionals has internalized the contemporary discourse of corporate global nomadism, proposed by the researcher as an example of the kind of ...