By Stephen Pihlaja

ISBN-10: 147256667X

ISBN-13: 9781472566676

ISBN-10: 1474275370

ISBN-13: 9781474275378

This publication makes a speciality of the ways that metaphor contributes to the improvement of web arguments, often called 'drama', rather on YouTube. even supposing a turning out to be physique of study into YouTube interplay has built descriptions of person event at the web site, empirical experiences of the YouTube video web page and discourse research of consumer interplay are infrequent. This study particularly makes a speciality of consumer interplay round problems with Christian theology and atheism at the website, analysing how 'drama' emerges.

Since YouTube drama happens publicly, Antagonism on YouTube focuses on video pages instead of person stories in their activities and responses. It investigates how and why YouTube drama develops via a scientific description and research of consumer discourse task. via shut research of video pages, this examine contributes to a better educational realizing of web antagonism and YouTube interplay through revealing the criteria which give a contribution to the advance of drama over time.

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