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From fourth year to the outside world: are we making our fashion graduates 'work ready' - are their skills transferable into the workplace?
(Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education, 2017-06-06)
An honours year of any degree performs a valuable platform in enhancing the relevant skills sets, aiding the students to become more ‘work ready’. These skill sets take into account the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher ...
Caroline Phillips: Aberdeen suffragette and journalist.
(Robert Gordon University, 2017-11-01)
Aberdeen Art Gallery holds a unique collection of correspondence that belonged to a woman journalist called Caroline Phillips. As honorary secretary of the Aberdeen branch of the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU), ...
Authors using social media: layers of identity and the online author community.
This article offers an analysis of the impact of professional social-media engagement upon authors. Authors primarily use Facebook, Twitter and there is growing use of Pinterest. Authors use social-media platforms primarily ...
Fixed Term Parliaments Act.
Was there ever a more hollow and impotent piece of legislation than the UK's Fixed Term Parliaments Act? Trumpeted by the Conservative-led coalition as a way of stopping opportunist prime ministers ever again calling snap ...
The Scottish suffragettes and the press.
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2017-07-02)
The file associated with this record contains only the first chapter - the full book is available for purchase from the publisher's website. This work approaches the Scottish women's suffrage campaign from the point of ...
"Citizen curation" in online discussions of Donald Trump's presidency: sharing the news on Mumsnet.
(Taylor and Francis, 2017-11-14)
In an era of fake news and concerns about "social-media bubbles," we consider how participants in online discussions on the UK parenting website Mumsnet assess the validity and potential subjectivity of news information ...
Suffragettes and the Scottish press during the First World War.
(Taylor and Francis, 2017-02-22)
This article analyses the coverage of the suffrage movement in Scottish newspapers during the First World War. Suspension of militant action and a re-focus on women’s war work did not mean the complete disappearance of ...
Latest 'Essential Public Affairs' sees huge changes.
(Hold the Front Page, 2017-04-04)
This blog post summarises the changes to the fifth edition of "Essential Public Affairs for Journalists" by James Morrison.
It wasn't me, it was my 'festival me': the effect of event stimuli on attendee identity formation.
Consumption of tourism activities plays a symbolic role in the formation of individual and group identity. However, research into specific tourism contexts is unequal, with live music and festival events often overlooked. ...
Invisible enemies, wars without winners: when 'khaki elections' fail.
(Bournemouth University. Centre for the Study of Journalism, Culture and Community, 2017-06-19)
This article argues that, in the aftermath of the Manchester and London terror attacks, a concerted attempt was made by Theresa May and her senior ministers to re-frame the coming contest as a 'khaki election', which ...