Uses of New Media Before 2011 By Egyptian Political Movements

By Amen Said Abel-Ghany  WJMCR 41 (March 2011) Introduction | Literature Review | Hypotheses | Method | Results | Discussion and Conclusion Abstract This study examines the ability of new media to support democracy and play a role in changing Egypt as a model for developing countries. This is accomplished through studying the use of Egyptian political movements such as the “Kfaiya Movement”, “April 6 Youth Movement” […]

Interactivity as Super-variable: Defintions, Dimensions, Mediators, and Implications for Theory

By Bartosz W. Wojdynski WJMCR 30 (March 2011) Introduction | Interactivity’s Role| Defining Interactivity | Conceptualizations | Measurement | Models | Discussion | Conclusion Abstract In research about the World Wide Web, interactivity is an important variable. However, it has been defined in a number of different ways. Some definitions emphasize the user, while others emphasize the stimulus. Recent theoretical models have identified other variables which may moderate or […]