The (Social) Medium Is The Message: An Analysis of Social Media and How Social Media Success & Media Theory Align

Gewant, Jennifer F.
2016

This project assessed how pioneering media theories, developed in an era of broadcasting to apply to radio and television use, relate to an era of narrowcasting, in which social media increasingly dominate. Social media have altered traditional ways that organizations advertise and market products, but it's not entirely clear whether their use may simply be new applications of old theories about ... read more

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Undergraduate honors theses
Subjects
Social media.
Digital media--Social aspect.
Mass media and culture.
Communication.
Technology and civilization.
McLuhan, Marshall, 1911-1980--Criticism and interpretation.
Tufts University. Film and Media Studies.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/008953
ID: tufts:sd.0000392
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