Politics and the Twitter revolution : how tweets influence the relationship between political leaders and the public / John H. Parmelee, Shannon L. Bichard.Material type: BookSeries: Lexington studies in political communication: Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2012Description: vii, 247 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780739165003 (cloth : alk. paper); 0739165003 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780739165027 (electronic); 073916502X (electronic).Subject(s): Twitter | Communication in politics -- Technological innovations -- United States | Political leadership -- Technological innovations -- United States | Public relations and politics -- United StatesDDC classification: 320.97301/4
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction: the importance of Twitter in politics -- Why people use Twitter for politics: the uses and gratifications of following political leaders' tweets -- The impact of political tweets when used as word-of-mouth communication -- Is following political leaders good for democracy? examining political Twitter use, selective exposure, and selective avoidance -- In their own words: exploring the roles and value of political Twitter use in followers' lives -- Tweets on the campaign trail: an analysis of frames used in 2010 campaign tweets -- Conclusion: how Twitter influences the relationship between political leaders and the public.