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UK young adults’ awareness online – is it a ‘girl thing’?
(Taylor & Francis, 2013)
This article reports on a recent research project undertaken in the UK that investigated young adults' perception of potentially risky behaviour online. The research was undertaken through the use of an online survey ...
Now read this: male and female bloggers’ recommendations for further reading.
(Aberystwyth University: Department of Theatre, Film and Television Studies., 2008-11)
This paper investigates and contrasts male and female bloggers’ use of one specific part of a blog – its blogroll. Most blogs carry a blogroll. It is a list of the blogger’s favourite blogs or recommended reads. This ...
Within their sphere? Women correspondents to Aberdeen daily newspapers 1900-1914.
(Edinburgh University Press, 2002-05)
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 ...
"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 ...
Keys to success in social media marketing (SMM): prospects for the German airline industry.
The continuous growth and economic contribution of Germany's commercial aviation industry are directly linked to the implementation of new marketing practices. Especially in light of challenging market conditions and fierce ...
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. ...
Public perception of the introduction of the single-use carrier bags charge in Scotland.
(Westburn Publishers, 2017-09-29)
Purpose: This article analyses the comments of consumers concerning the introduction of a minimum charge on single-use carrier bags in Scotland through the Single Use Carrier Bags Charge (Scotland) Regulations 2014. ...
Discovering strange events in empty spaces: the role of multimodal practice and the interpretation of paranormal events.
This article examines how empty space may be used as an interactional resource to see, understand and categorise events as potentially paranormal. By drawing upon video data of groups noticing and negotiating their experiences ...