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Social Media Research Proposal Review

  In my initial research project proposal it’s possible I made some assumptions about both the methodology of autoethnography, and the core concepts behind the research itself. Below is a list of the possible assumptions involved in initial account: In my initial post I assumed that Chinese social media was/is used exclusively, or at least… Continue reading Social Media Research Proposal Review

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Researching Social Media (it’s not a cop-out I swear)

In my individual research project I’d like to look into a few different angles of social media. I’m going to look at Chinese social media, in particular their equivalences to western social media platforms, and more broadly, how their social media space differs from the west’s. To do this I plan to do a few… Continue reading Researching Social Media (it’s not a cop-out I swear)

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Ethnographic Analysis: Gojira

“Auto-ethnography was meant to serve as a reflexive and indeed, therapeutic medium for the author, while at the same time illuminating the culture which he/she studies.” E. Cohen’s quote seems to illuminate what I seem to have been misunderstanding in the definition of autoethnography. Or rather, it clarifies the definition. In my post last week… Continue reading Ethnographic Analysis: Gojira