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Assessing the applicability of Hofstede's cultural dimensions for Global 500 corporations' Facebook profiles and content

Kevin D. Lo, Richard D. Waters, Nicklas Christensen
2017 Journal of Communication Management  
Exploring the impact of culture in the social media sphere: A content analysis of nonprofit organizations' use of facebook. Journal of Intercultural Communication Research, 41(3), 297-319.  ...  apply to a virtual culture on Facebook as used by Global 500 corporations.  ... 
doi:10.1108/jcom-04-2016-0021 fatcat:h7rgtbd35zh3xndkur5tqftflm

Media Organization and Production; Representing Resistance: Media, Civil Disobedience and the Global Justice Movement

David Skinner
2007 Canadian Journal of Communication  
The six chapters in Part 2 provide a critique of corporate media coverage of protests against the forces of corporate globalization; they also "offer strategies for amplifying voices of dissent within  ...  Turning to the larger strategic dimensions of public demonstrations and their repressions, Andy Opel examines the use of pepper spray as a new tool of police repression and explores possible reasons why  ... 
doi:10.22230/cjc.2007v32n1a1810 fatcat:5byv57ysyzagvbuba5paeq2f4a

Impact of Social Media on Power Relations of Korean Health Activism

KyuJin Shim
2014 Media and Communication  
This case study explores how the Korea Leukemia Patient Group (KLPG) uses social media in its internal communication strategy and how that empowers its relationship with external counterparts.  ...  Yet, the sustainability component in the relationships built through social media use was not evidenced in the current findings.  ...  Acknowledgements The author would like to thank the anonymous reviewers for their helpful and constructive comments that greatly contributed to improving the final version of this paper.  ... 
doi:10.17645/mac.v2i2.7 fatcat:euj3auo7vvhgnoyntv45tvpzoe

Book Review: Groundswell: Winning in a World Transformed by Social Technologies

Toby Fyfe
2009 Global Media Journal: Canadian Edition  
policy and legislative mandates and the reasonable and growing pressure for the use of social media.  ...  Groundswell, Winning in a World Transformed by Social Technologies Charlene Li and Josh Bernoff define the groundswell as a "social trend in which people use technologies to get the things they need from  ...  [Review of the book Groundswell: Winning in a world transformed by social technologies]. Global Media Journal --Canadian Edition, 2(1), 181-183.  ... 
doaj:aa12b58d751d454caf46061385c8c0cd fatcat:gxdkx3jkqzfb3nxmr4wpz2q5re

Climate Crisis and Communication: Reflections on Naomi Klein's This Changes Everything

Robert A. Hackett
2015 Media and Communication  
Conversely however, Klein's work suggests productive avenues for media researchers to explore, including a fresh take on the relationship between climate crisis, communication and capitalism as a system  ...  This commentary suggests that Naomi Klein's influential book This changes everything: Capitalism vs. the climate, implicitly points to the influence of media institutions on societal response to the crisis  ...  Shane Gunster, Communication, Simon Fraser University, and this journal's editors, for comments on a draft of this article.  ... 
doi:10.17645/mac.v3i1.304 fatcat:q7rhfe2n25diblau4cndrjrpla

The New Digital Media and Activist Networking within Anti–Corporate Globalization Movements

Jeffrey S. Juris
2005 The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science  
This article examines how anti-corporate globalization activists have used new digital technologies to coordinate actions, build networks, practice media activism, and physically manifest their emerging  ...  have used e-mail lists, Web pages, and open editing software to organize and coordinate actions, share information, and produce documents, reflecting a general growth in digital collaboration.  ...  Anti-corporate globalization movements thus belong to a particular class of CSSN: computer-supported social movements.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0002716204270338 fatcat:l4gf46clvffvbhvh46k5sfolpq

MODERNIZATION AND GLOBALIZATION IN THE AFTERMATH OF THE MASS MEDIA

Sobia Usman, Usman Farooq, Muhammad Umair Chaudhary
2021 Humanities & Social Sciences Reviews  
Because of the unrelenting cultural promotion of the dominant powers by the use of the media in the developing world, the younger generation is blissfully unaware of the rich local cultures, traditions  ...  Methodology: Qualitative research method has been used to analyze & explore the confusing and increasing connection between predominant societies and mass media.  ...  Multifaceted processes such as Globalization, which is a multi-faceted collection of social and economic processes, are collapsing in favor of developing global social relationships rather than the physical  ... 
doi:10.18510/hssr.2021.9111 fatcat:4yxrat3v2rditnt7uc5boqcnwm

Media discourse of corporate social responsibility in China: a content analysis of newspapers

Lu Tang
2012 Asian Journal of Communication  
Second, these newspapers' coverage of CSR in 2009 was identified by searching the online databases using the following search terms: corporate social responsibility, corporate citizenship, and social responsibility  ...  in a socially responsible manner.  ... 
doi:10.1080/01292986.2012.662515 fatcat:jwmkbx7odbdsjhlo5c7gwdsq4i

Clemencia Rodríguez, Dorothy Kidd & Laura Stein (eds.): Making Our Media: Global Initiatives Toward a Democratic Public Sphere, Volume One: Creating New Communication Spaces. Creskill, NJ: Hampton Press. 2010

Mark Allen Peterson
2012 MedieKultur: Journal of Media and Communication Research  
Making Our Media: Global Initiatives Toward a Democratic Public Sphere is a two volume set that seeks to examine how small and alternative media are being used around the world to transform communication  ...  The recognition that small media can play a crucial role in democratic social movements, civil society and political resistance against the state (and powerful non-state institutions) has received a huge  ...  of larger-scale media or attention to how state and corporate actors use alternative media to reach publics.  ... 
doi:10.7146/mediekultur.v28i52.5797 fatcat:4dpcjuk4lndntjy52vvjbd4pzm

Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry: Exploring trends in social and environmental disclosure

Heledd Jenkins, Natalia Yakovleva
2006 Journal of Cleaner Production  
This paper explores recent trends in the reporting of such impacts and issues in the global mining industry.  ...  A temporal analysis of the recent trends in disclosure using a case study of the world's 10 largest mining companies is presented.  ...  As well as a detailed review of the media of social and environmental disclosure and the driving factors for increased disclosure of such issues in the global mining industry, this paper explores recent  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2004.10.004 fatcat:cmtgrunakvfqzmxdfsxmevurly

The impact of social media followers on corporate value: An investigation of Australian firms

Patrick Mauder
2018 The International Technology Management Review  
The findings are useful for corporate managers and social media activists trying to understand the financial impacts of social media on corporate value.  ...  With social media user numbers reaching billions, firms seek to partake in the benefits of investing into social media activities.  ...  As outlined in earlier sections, social media use is growing globally and businesses have an interest in utilising social media.  ... 
doi:10.2991/itmr.7.1.1 fatcat:e5fwigyncbcxhimuuomddgiez4

Page 565 of Communication Abstracts Vol. 25, Issue 4 [page]

2002 Communication Abstracts  
Social implications of media globalization. Kamalipour, Y. R. and Rampal, K. R., eds. Media, sex, violence, and drugs in the global village.  ...  In this article, the author explores the ways in which the media articulate discur- sive structure and lived experience through an analysis of the coverage of the 1999 Israeli national elections in one  ... 

Ruth Wodak & Veronika Keller (eds.), Handbook of communication in the public sphere. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 2008. Pp. xx, 462. Hb. $257

Panagiota Alevizou
2010 Language in society  
Global media corporations are being seen as homogenizing forces communicating similar formats in their diversified media outlets.  ...  Nonetheless, the chapter offers a useful framework for analyzing the ways in which fluid processes of communication and mediation shape our understanding of action in public space(s).  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0047404510000448 fatcat:uw6ijxwr2rf47iubq3tgbo6rxy

What to Say and How to Say It? Corporate Strategic Communication through Social Media during the Pandemic

Yanyan Shang, Ru-Shiun Liou, Rekha Rao-Nicholson
2022 International Journal of Strategic Communication  
This study explores what and how the information was communicated in the corporate strategic communication through social media across three phases of the global public health crisis, including the early  ...  The content analysis on corporate Twitter accounts of selected publicly listed firms in the US suggests that corporate social media communication is functional, information-based, direct, and of lower  ...  Hence, it is reasonable to expect that if used strategically, social media can greatly enhance a company's communication and sustain its competitive advantage in the event of a global pandemic like the  ... 
doi:10.1080/1553118x.2022.2033980 fatcat:ecmdpyvfvbgt5abmfvisqzkw6u

Social Media Posts on Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Explosion: A Comparative Analysis of Crisis Framing and Sentiments in Three Nations

Seok Kang, KyuJin Shim, Jiyoun Kim
2019 Journal of International Crisis and Risk Communication Research  
The results demonstrate how global users respond to a corporate crisis. Study implications and suggestions are discussed.  ...  This study explores the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 explosion crisis by analyzing posts on Twitter in three nations: the United States, Australia, and South Korea.  ...  Acknowledgement The authors would like to express gratitude to Synthesio for its provision of the Twitter data used for analysis in this study.  ... 
doi:10.30658/jicrcr.2.2.5 fatcat:yrb6457x6nfdlgh3pajewmdq5a
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