Crisis Communication: A Leximancer analysis of emergency management

Researchers in the US and Taiwan have just published an article exploring social media communication employed by emergency organisations before, during, and after Hurricane Harvey. This paper is an exciting new approach to visualising communications during an emergency, and also analyses the various strategies pursued by different information sources and agencies.

Tweeting about emergency: A semantic network analysis of government organizations’ social media messaging during Hurricane Harvey

Wenlin Liua, Chih-Hui Laib, Weiai Xuc (2018). Public Relations Review, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pubrev.2018.10.009

Andrew E Smith

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