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Title Tweets from the campaign trail : researching candidates' use of Twitter during the European parliamentary elections / Alex Frame, Arnaud Mercier, Giles Brachotte, Caja Thimm (eds.).

Publication Info. Frankfurt am Main : Peter Lang, [2016]


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Description 1 online resource (273 pages)
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Series Bonner Beiträge zur Medienwissenschaft ; Volume 11
Bonner Beiträge zur Medienwissenschaft ; Bd. 11.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note Print version record.
Contents Cover; Contents; General Introduction (Alex Frame/Arnaud Mercier/Gilles Brachotte/Caja Thimm); This volume: Twitter as a political practice; References:; Online Sources:; Part 1: Studying Tweet campaigns: methodological issues; 1. SNFreezer: a Platform for Harvesting and Storing Tweets in a Big Data Context (Éric Leclercq/Marinette Savonnet/Thierry Grison/Sergey Kirgizov/Ian Basaille); 1.1 Introduction and Objectives; 1.2 New Paradigms for Data Management Systems; 1.3 SNFreezer Architecture; 1.3.1 The Storage System; 1.3.2 Storing Tweets; Tweet Relational Database Schema.
1.3.3 Tweet Graph Database1.3.4 Cluster Mode and Fail Over; 1.4 Connection with Analysis Tools and Web Applications; 1.5 Conclusion; References; Acknowledgements; 2. Families of practices. A bottom-up approach to differentiate how French candidates made use of Twitter during the 2014 European Campaign (Dario Compagno); 2.1 Introduction and rationale; 2.2 Corpus and methodology; 2.3 Exploration and clustering; 2.4 Interpretation of the clusters; 2.5 Structuring the Tweeting practices of French candidates; 2.6 Associations between clusters and tweeting interfaces.
2.7 Associations between clusters and political parties2.8 Classification of tweets based on textual analysis; 2.9 Conclusion; References; 3. Exploring the dialogical dimension of political tweets: A qualitative analysis of 'Twitter styles' of UK candidates during the 2014 EU Parliamentary Elections (Tatiana Kondrashova/Alex Frame); 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Twitter styles revisited; 3.3 Methodology & results; 3.4 Results and Analysis; 3.4.1 The operator @; 3.4.2 The operator RT; 3.4.3 The operator #; 3.4.4 Use of media; 3.4.5 The use of links (http); 3.5 Discussion and conclusions; References.
4. Twitter et la politique : stratégies de communication de candidats et espace public (Nanta Novello Paglianti)4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Le cadre de la recherche; 4.3 Twitter: structure, matérialité et fonctionnalités; 4.4 Twitter en action : focus sur les fonctions communicationnelles; 4.5 Le tweet politique; 4.6 Un rappel des bonnes pratiques; 4.7 Analyses des pratiques des candidats : le cas E. Forenza; 4.7.1 Le- re-tweet de E. Forenza; 4.8 Le cas d'I. Adinolfi; 4.9 Vers des pratiques " transmédiatiques "?; Références bibliographiques; Part 2: Tweet campaign argumentation.
Summary Twitter was extensively used during the 2014 European Parliamentary elections. This volume analyses campaign-related microblogging activity in six countries, providing insights into communication styles and strategies observed in different languages and outlining methodological solutions for collecting and analysing political tweets.
Note This work is licensed under a Creative Commons license
This work is licensed by Knowledge Unlatched under a Creative Commons license
Language English.
Subject European Parliament -- Elections -- 2014.
Twitter -- Political aspects -- European Union countries.
European Parliament. (OCoLC)fst00531111
Twitter. (OCoLC)fst01794911
Eclaireurs Unionistes de France
Social media -- Political aspects -- European Union countriers.
Communication in politics -- Technological innovations -- European Union countries.
Communication politique -- Innovations -- Pays de l'Union européenne.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Process -- Elections.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Process -- General.
ART -- Business Aspects.
Communication in politics -- Technological innovations. (OCoLC)fst01983792
Elections. (OCoLC)fst00904324
Social media -- Political aspects. (OCoLC)fst01983657
European Union countries. (OCoLC)fst01269470
Politische Kommunikation
Twitter Softwareplattform
Social Media
Chronological Term 2014
Indexed Term Media & Communications.
Media & Communication.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Frame, Alex, 1976- editor.
Mercier, Arnaud, editor.
Brachotte, Gilles, 1971- editor.
Thimm, Caja, editor.
Other Form: Print version: Tweets from the campaign trail. Frankfurt am Main : Peter Lang, [2016] 9783631670095 (DLC) 2016043861 (OCoLC)962853084
ISBN 9783631697405 (electronic bk.)
3631697406 (electronic bk.)
9783653061680 (electronic bk.)
3653061687 (electronic bk.)
9783631670095 (electronic bk.)
3631670095 (electronic bk.)
9783631697412 (MOBI)
Standard No. 10.3726/978-3-653-06168-0 doi
CHNEW 001035202
CHVBK 556236637
GBVCP 896609715

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