Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Social Media Manipulation and Propaganda

No description
by

Emily Geleyn

on 23 March 2015

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Social Media Manipulation and Propaganda

Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
Pinterest
Tumblr
Snapchat
Skype
Linkdin
Tinder
Meetme
Flickr
Myspace
Netlog

Social Media
The social conflict paradigm examines the inequalities of society
Manipulation and propaganda are a form of social control
The people in positions of power are those who have the power to manipulate
Giving more power to those who already have it
Social Conflict
Survey Results
SOCIAL MEDIA MANIPULATION AND PROPAGANDA
Manipulation and Propaganda
Structural Functionalist
Complex system that promotes solidarity and stability
Social Media helps promote solidarity and advancement in society
The manipulation and propaganda are the glue that help social media function
The symbolic interactionist defines society as a mosaic of symbols with which individuals ascribe value to through the mode of communication.
Users simultaneously use multiple platforms to establish "online personalities" and create their symbols and meanings through a virtual reality
Your peers and society as a whole communicate, and ascribe value to each other based on their personal representation on social media
Symbolic Interactionist
What can you do?
We took a little survey....
On the George Brown Social Service Worker 2014-2016 Facebook group, we asked you to answer a few questions.
Youtube
Whatsup
kakao
Secret
Google +
Wikipedia
Soundcloud
Meetup
Whisper
Stumbleupon
Yelp
Tagged
MyLife

Skyrock
Perfspot
Zorpia
Netlog
Tuenti
Friendster
Getglue
Bebo
Flixter
Playlist.com
Yammer
Social Media is considered any kind of
virtual network or community that joins
people together.

Questions
What do you think the impact of social media and propaganda have been on you?

How do you think the manipulation and propaganda in social media could be challenged?
Manipulation comes in the form of instilling bias and misconstruing messages or topics
Manipulation and propaganda work in conjunction with one another
Propaganda is a message with a distinctly political bias
Manipulation is a function of propaganda, instilling biases and misconstruing messages or topics

Where can manipulation and propaganda be found?
News sources
Advertisements
"The ideal body" (lifestyle, fashion)
The individual

Acknowledge that manipulation and propaganda are very prominent on social media platforms
Being able to identify if a source is credible
Using multiple sources
Not believing everything you see or hear
Being aware of your social location
Full transcript