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Leave, adapt, resist – time to rethink academic Twitter?

Carrigan, Mark (2022) Leave, adapt, resist – time to rethink academic Twitter? Impact of Social Sciences Blog (03 May 2022). Blog Entry.

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As Twitter moves to become a private company owned by the billionaire Elon Musk, Mark Carrigan, reflects on the increasing importance academic social media and academic twitter has secured in universities for building academic communities and for public engagement and impact. Assessing what the acquisition might mean in terms of relations on the platform, he argues universities should more carefully consider how they engage with social media platforms to achieve these aims.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2022 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
T Technology
Date Deposited: 06 Sep 2022 11:27
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 11:32

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