Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2011

256 Pages | 33 Tables, black & white, 10 Line drawings, black & white

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719082337

Bookseller Code (06)


Framing the Troubles Online

Northern Irish groups and website strategy

Paul Reilly

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The first comparative study of how Loyalist and Republican ideologies are projected in the online sphere
  • Previous studies have focused on one website or one side of the sectarian divide Analyses how the Internet affects power relations within nation-states
  • The first comparative study of the frames used by Loyalist and Republican residents groups on their websites Compares and contrasts how these groups use the web with a view to testing the dialogic potential of the Internet An essential reader for anyone interested in the effect of Internet technology on the Northern Ireland peace process

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