A copy of this work was available on the public web and has been preserved in the Wayback Machine. The capture dates from 2021; you can also visit the original URL.
The file type is
From Media Hype to Twitter Storm
This chapter tries to integrate two theoretical components, media hype and social issue amplification, to understand the dynamics of social issue evolution in the internet environment. Due to the growing role of the public online, the amplification process is changing. By analysing a risk issue related to a new high-speed railway tunnel project in South Korea, the interactivities between the media and the public are explored using online data from major newspapers and messages on websites ofdoi:10.1515/9789048532100-012 fatcat:ckajqeuhgzeztesqlhspn7utiu