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Towards an organizational folklore of policing: the storied nature of policing and the police use of storytelling.
(Taylor & Francis., 2014)
For police officers, much of the working day consists of telling stories about everyday policing and events. Although the study of narrative and storytelling in organizational contexts is an expanding area of research, the ...
Backchannel chat: peaks and troughs in a Twitter response to three televised debates during the Scottish Independence Referendum campaign 2014.
(Robert Gordon University., 2014-11)
Social-networking services such as Twitter offer users the potential to participate in public debate. When used whilst watching a television programme, Twitter allows backchannel discussion and debate in real time, which ...
The impact of the cessation of blogs within the UK police blogosphere.
(John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2014-07)
This article investigates the concept of influence within a group of police work-bloggers. During the period studied (2007–2013), three influential police bloggers, well-known within the small and tightly knit UK police ...
Is it Friday yet? Mothers talking about sex online.
(Masaryk University, Faculty of Social Studies., 2014-07)
Inspired by the media furore over ‘penis beaker gate’ (October 2013), this article investigates the discussion of sex on the UK parenting website Mumsnet. It asks why there was such shock at finding mothers discussing ...