Social Media and Minority Languages: Convergence and the Creative Industries

E. H. G. Jones, E. Uribe-Jongbloed

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This collection explores the realtion ship between minority languages and social media with a specific focus on the converged worlds of the creative industries. It is divided intor three sections: (1) Theoretical Debates on Convergence and Minority Languages. Section (2) Web 2.0, Social Networking Sites and Minority Languages. (3) Media Convergence and Creative Industries. It draws together a number of theoretical essays as well as a selection of specific case studies from across the globe (Basque, Maori, Catalan, Welsh, Kashubian, etc). The authors include severl established scholars in the field of minority language media and some early career academics.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherChannel View Publications
Number of pages430
ISBN (Print)9781847699046
Publication statusPublished - 22 Feb 2013

Publication series

NameMultilingual Matters
PublisherChannel View Publications


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