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An analysis of tweets in response to the death of Michael Jackson

Hoe-Lian Goh, Dion ; Sian Lee, Chei

Aslib Proceedings, 20 September 2011, Vol.63(5), pp.432-444 [Tạp chí có phản biện]

ISSN: 0001-253X ; E-ISSN: 1758-3748 ; DOI: 10.1108/00012531111164941

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    An analysis of tweets in response to the death of Michael Jackson
  • Tác giả: Hoe-Lian Goh, Dion ; Sian Lee, Chei
  • Chủ đề: Microblogs ; Grieving ; Content Analysis ; Death ; Loss ; Library & Information Science
  • Là 1 phần của: Aslib Proceedings, 20 September 2011, Vol.63(5), pp.432-444
  • Mô tả: Purpose - Grieving resulting from the death of a loved one or someone familiar is a painful process and individuals invariably seek support to help them through this difficult period. In this study, the paper investigates the role microblogs play by exploring the types of messages following the death of a public figure, Michael Jackson, "the King of Pop".Design methodology approach - Content analysis was conducted using 50,000 tweets harvested from Twitter from the first 12 days after Michael Jackson's death. A coding instrument characterizing a set of categories that users posted about Jackson's death was inductively constructed, and then applied to the entire dataset of tweets.Findings - About 50 per cent of tweets fell into categories commonly associated with expressions of emotions or thoughts due to death. However, as the single largest category, Twitter was used primarily as a platform for sharing news and other information. Surprisingly, categories not normally associated...
  • Ngôn ngữ: English
  • Số nhận dạng: ISSN: 0001-253X ; E-ISSN: 1758-3748 ; DOI: 10.1108/00012531111164941

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