By Zizi Papacharissi
Affective Publics explores how storytelling practices facilitate engagement between activities tuning right into a present factor or occasion by means of utilizing 3 case stories: Arab Spring events, a number of iterations of Occupy, and daily informal political expressions as traced during the documents of trending themes on Twitter. It strains how affective publics materialize and disband round connective conduits of sentiment on a daily basis and locate their voice in the course of the tender buildings of feeling sustained by means of societies. utilizing unique quantitative and qualitative facts, Affective Publics demonstrates, during this groundbreaking research, that it really is via those tender constructions that affective publics attach, disrupt, and consider their method into daily politics.
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Affective Publics: Sentiment, Technology, and Politics (Oxford Studies in Digital Politics) by Zizi Papacharissi