Social Media Use in Crisis and Risk Communication

Emergencies, Concerns and Awareness

The ebook edition of this title is Open Access and is freely available to read online. Presenting research on social media use in crisis and risk cases: a terrorist attack, a natural disaster and an infectious disease of international concern, this book investigates how social media plays a crucial role in mitigating or preventing crises.

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  • Harald Hornmoen
  • Klas Backholm


Part 1 Using Social Media in Risks and Crises Part 2 Developing a Tool for Crisis Communicators Part 3 Recommendations for Social Media Use in Risks and Crises