Antagonism on YouTube: Metaphor in Online Discourse by Stephen Pihlaja PDF

By Stephen Pihlaja

This e-book makes a speciality of the ways that metaphor contributes to the advance of web arguments, referred to as 'drama', fairly on YouTube. even if a growing to be physique of study into YouTube interplay has constructed descriptions of consumer event at the website, empirical reports of the YouTube video web page and discourse research of consumer interplay are infrequent. This learn particularly specializes in person 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 consumer experiences in their activities and responses. It investigates how and why YouTube drama develops via a scientific description and research of consumer discourse job. via shut research of video pages, this examine contributes to a better educational figuring out of web antagonism and YouTube interplay via revealing the criteria which give a contribution to the advance of drama over time.

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