Social media and activism

@inproceedings{Cammaerts2015SocialMA,
  title={Social media and activism},
  author={Bart Cammaerts},
  year={2015}
}
This entry provides an overview of the ways in which social media and digital networks are contextualized and examined in relation to social movements and activism. A number of communicative practices that activists deploy are identified and the ways in which information and communication technology (ICT)-mediated practices are embedded in roles and functions relevant to activists and social movements are addressed giving attention to the importance of social ties and networks online and… 

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