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Social network site, a citizen’s mouthpiece in time of crisis - The study of Facebook use in Thailand floods 2011


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Title: Social network site, a citizen’s mouthpiece in time of crisis - The study of Facebook use in Thailand floods 2011
Other Titles: Social network site, a citizen’s mouthpiece in time of crisis - The study of Facebook use in Thailand floods 2011
Authors: Krutern, Vichuta
Issue Date: 5-Oct-2012
Degree: Master theses
Series/Report no.: 2012
046
Keywords: communication
crisis
Facebook
social network sites
Thailand
Abstract: A social network site such as Facebook has rapidly gained popularity among internet users in recent years. This technology has extended the capabilities of the Internet and turns it into a highly interactive communication space where individuals can produce and distribute information as well as express opinions and experiences to others. This study highlights the use of Facebook in time of crisis by focusing on communication via Facebook during Thailand floods 2011. In this thesis, the research... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/30565
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