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The Art Of Repression: Digital Dissent And Power Consolidation In El-Sisi’S Egypt, Wesley Garner May 2019

The Art Of Repression: Digital Dissent And Power Consolidation In El-Sisi’S Egypt, Wesley Garner

Undergraduate Honors Theses

Imprecise measurement tools impede the study of protest mobilization. Mobilization proxies, such as counting protesters and protest events, result in significant outliers and variance while ignoring sociocultural, cybernetic, economic, legal, and other features that relevant academic literature considers essential to understanding mobilization dynamics. Without accurate empirical models, researchers’ and policymakers’ investigations of autocratic repression have little explanatory power. This thesis proposes a methodological addition to the mobilization literature: Two three-level scales distinguish an event’s potential to attract an audience from the protest’s actual output relative to similar episodes. I employ the Armed Conflict Location and Event Data (ACLED ...


A New Media Game: Challenging The Minimalist Consensus, Carolyn Castleberry Jan 1994

A New Media Game: Challenging The Minimalist Consensus, Carolyn Castleberry

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Lights, Cameras, Quorum Call: A Legislative History Of Senate Television, Christopher John Maloney Jan 1990

Lights, Cameras, Quorum Call: A Legislative History Of Senate Television, Christopher John Maloney

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Media Influence In Urban Government, Dennis Samuel Elder Jan 1987

Media Influence In Urban Government, Dennis Samuel Elder

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Front-Page News: Newspapers And Their Role In The Agenda-Setting Process, Darby Dickerson Jan 1985

Front-Page News: Newspapers And Their Role In The Agenda-Setting Process, Darby Dickerson

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The American Image Of Mussolini: Public Opinion And The Press In Italian-American Relations, 1922-1930, Laylon Wayne Jordan Jan 1967

The American Image Of Mussolini: Public Opinion And The Press In Italian-American Relations, 1922-1930, Laylon Wayne Jordan

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.