Global Social Media Impact Study
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Elisabetta Costa from the Global Social Media Impact Study will present the results of her research on the impact of social media use in a guest lecture at the SOAS Summer School on "Gender and Politics in the Middle-East" that is being held at SOAS between 6 - 24 July 2015. More...
Starts: Jul 9, 2015 1:00:00 PM
Learning to write English
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:24:00 +0000
Of our team of nine anthropologists only three are native speakers of English, two from England one from the US; so one might think that the problem referred to in this title relates to the other six, but actually this is not the case. In fact I am speaking personally and equally with regard to […]Read more...
Field site profiles
This is an ambitious anthropological research project, and one that aims to be truly comparative in the sense of nine simultaneous ethnographies taking place in eight different countries around the world in order to grasp the implications of social networking sites and social media for mankind.
|Field site||Lead researcher|
|China (North)||Tom McDonald|
|China (South)||Xinyuan Wang|
|United Kingdom||Daniel Miller|
World map image adapted from Wikimedia Commons.
Grant number: ERC Project 2011-AdG-295486 SocNet
Project title: Social Network Sites and Social Science