The Use of #Migrant and #Refugee on Twitter

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Abstract / Description of output

In discussions on the mass movement of people from the Mediterranean Basin to Europe, the choice of words can play an important role. Clare Llewellyn and Laura Cram explore how users on Twitter make use of the terms ‘migrant’ and ‘refugee’ in the debate.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
PublisherEuropean Futures
EditionArticle No 30
Media of outputBlog post
Publication statusPublished - 6 Oct 2015

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • Europe
  • Migration
  • Refugees
  • Twitter
  • UK


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