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Analysis of messages posted by the Green Party on twitter: the case of Marina Silva.

Grant number: 10/04247-2
Support type:Scholarships in Brazil - Master
Effective date (Start): March 01, 2011
Effective date (End): August 31, 2012
Field of knowledge:Applied Social Sciences - Communications - Journalism and Publishing
Principal researcher:Maximiliano Martin Vicente
Grantee:Karol Natasha Lourenço Castanheira
Home Institution: Faculdade de Arquitetura, Artes e Comunicação (FAAC). Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP). Campus de Bauru. Bauru , SP, Brazil


"Analysis of messages posted by the Green Party on the twitter: the case of Marina Silva" is a study with the aim of analyze and understand how the Partido Verde (PV) use this recourse as a disseminator of the ideals of the legend and the repercussions of these messages in the 2010 elections, in dispute over the presidency of the country. The aim of this work doesn't is to study the policy, but the communication in the service of politics by means of a relatively new recourse. The PV is the third biggest party in the presidential race, taking into account the party coalitions; and the bet of the acronym is in the virtual campaigning. This project, based virtual ethnographic methodology, will review the messages posted by the party and by Marina Silva, possible candidate, recorded from September to October 2010, time when the campaign will use the traditional media (radio and television) to disseminate candidates and their programs. The analysis will seek to understand how new communication tools, specifically Twitter, can help to establish new forms of communication and how they can influence social participation.

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CASTANHEIRA, Karol Natasha Lourenço. Análise das mensagens postadas por Marina Silva e pelo Partido Verde no twitter nas eleições de 2010. 2012. 147 f. Master's Dissertation - Universidade Estadual Paulista "Júlio de Mesquita Filho" Faculdade de Arquitetura, Artes e Comunicação. Bauru.

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