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Representing environmental harm and resistance on Twitter: The case of the TAP pipeline

Di Ronco, A and Allen-Robertson, J and South, N (2018) 'Representing environmental harm and resistance on Twitter: The case of the TAP pipeline.' Crime, Media, Culture. ISSN 1741-6590

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Abstract

This research explores a new methodological path for doing green cultural criminological research via social media. It provides original case-study data and aims to stimulate further empirical and theoretical debate. In particular, the study explores how Twitter users have represented the harms related to an ongoing pipeline project in Italy (referred to as TAP), and the resistance to those harms. To these ends, it offers a virtual and visual ethnography of Twitter posts and posted images.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Activism, green cultural criminology, green protest, social media, Twitter, visual criminology
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Divisions: Faculty of Social Sciences > Sociology, Department of
Depositing User: Elements
Date Deposited: 01 Feb 2018 10:09
Last Modified: 19 Mar 2018 11:15
URI: http://repository.essex.ac.uk/id/eprint/21255

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