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Download e-book for kindle: Antagonism on YouTube: Metaphor in Online Discourse by Stephen Pihlaja

By Stephen Pihlaja

ISBN-10: 147256667X

ISBN-13: 9781472566676

ISBN-10: 1474275370

ISBN-13: 9781474275378

This e-book makes a speciality of the ways that metaphor contributes to the advance of net arguments, referred to as 'drama', quite on YouTube. even though a growing to be physique of study into YouTube interplay has constructed descriptions of consumer adventure at the website, empirical reports of the YouTube video web page and discourse research of consumer interplay are infrequent. This learn particularly makes a speciality of person interplay round problems with Christian theology and atheism at the website, analysing how 'drama' emerges.

Since YouTube drama happens publicly, Antagonism on YouTube focuses on video pages instead of person reviews in their activities and responses. It investigates how and why YouTube drama develops via a scientific description and research of person discourse task. via shut research of video pages, this learn contributes to a better educational knowing of web antagonism and YouTube interplay through revealing the standards which give a contribution to the advance of drama over time.

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