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The Greek riots: the role of YouTube and the bloggers (guest blog from Greece)

Asikopoulos, Mike (2008) The Greek riots: the role of YouTube and the bloggers (guest blog from Greece). POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (14 Dec 2008). Website.

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The riots in Greece have made headlines across the world, but what lies behind the angry protests? Mike Asikopoulos is a Polis summer school graduate who thinks that new media has played a crucial role in the unfolding events. Here is his take on events and the part played by YouTube and the blogosphere.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2008 The Author(s)
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Sets: Departments > Media and Communications
Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 22 May 2017 10:28
Last Modified: 04 Aug 2021 23:22

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