World Social Science Association

Formerly the Western Social Science Association

Scholarship, Service, Collegiality

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Section Key

Click on any section Key (bold, blue letters) to go right to breakaway sessions for that Section.
AAAS - African/African American Studies
ABS - Association For Borderland Studies
AFIT - Economics (Association For Institutional Thought)
AIS - American Indian Studies
AS - Asian Studies
CDD - Chronic Disease & Disability
CJC - Criminal Justice & Criminology
CMS - Communication Studies
CS - Canadian Studies
EG - Economics General

EPN - Environmenal Policy & Natural Resource Management
GD - Globalization & Development
HIS - History
LASC - Latin American Studies & Chicano-Iberian Culture Network
MC - Mass Communication
MENA - Middle East & North Africa
NPPS - Non-Profit, Philanthropy, Social Enterprise & Entrepreneurship
NZAS - New Zealand & Australia Studies
PA - Public Administration
PFB - Public Finance & Budgeting

PS - Political Science
RAS - Rural & Agricultural Studies
SA - Sociology & Anthropology
SES - Slavic & Eurasian Studies
SP - Social Psychology
SW - Social Work
URPE - Union For Radical Political Economists
US - Urban Studies
WGBL - Women's, Gender, & LGBTQ Studies

MC - Mass Communication

MC 3 - International Communication

Coordinator: Mary Jackson-Pitts
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Affiliation: Dept. Radio-Television - Arkansas State University


Moderator: Jennifer Margaret Keller, Western Washington University


“The use of social media by Jair Bolsonaro in his campaign for re-election of 2022 in Brazil”, Clara Lopes Khalsa, Eastern New Mexico University 
“Disaster journalism: A comparative study of how international news agencies covered the 2021 Haiti natural disasters on Twitter”, Matt Smothers, Arkansas State University; Lily Zeng, Arkansas State University 
“Used and Underpaid, A PEC Analysis of the Journalism Profession in Bangladesh”, Huzaifa Muhammad, Colorado State University; Kris Kodrich, Colorado State University
“Social Media Use and Individuals’ Perception of Themselves: An International Study”, Aya Nabil Karouni, Arkansas State University

Event Information

Event Date 04-14-2023 9:45 am
Location Capistrano