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Reconciling the Scholarly Perspectives of the Arab Spring

When I first began to watch the national broadcasts of the Arab Spring, I honestly was extremely confused as to what exactly was happening. Two years later, social scholars are trying to untangle the confusing and inaccurate portrayals of the … Continue reading

Posted in Winter 2012 | 2 Comments

Is Candidates’ Use of Social Media Truly “Personal”?

Throughout the past few weeks we have heavily focused our class discussions on candidates’ use of the Internet; we have observed the success and failures of using the Internet to amplify a candidate’s reach, as well as the ways to … Continue reading

Posted in Winter 2012 | 9 Comments