The Image of the Russian President Vladimir Putin in Social Media: a Facebook Case Study Cover Image

Wizerunek prezydenta Władimira Putina na portalach społecznościowych (na przykładzie Facebooka)
The Image of the Russian President Vladimir Putin in Social Media: a Facebook Case Study

Author(s): Urszula Patocka-Sigłowy
Subject(s): Language studies, Language and Literature Studies, Media studies, Communication studies, Sociolinguistics, Eastern Slavic Languages, Theory of Communication, Philology
Published by: Polskie Towarzystwo Rusycytyczne
Keywords: Vladimir Putin; Facebook; image of Putin; political discourse; internet communication; social media

Summary/Abstract: The President Vladimir Putin has been the leader of Russian popularity rankings for years. His strong position in the international arena is emphasised by a number of awards granted by foreign magazines. The number of Facebook pages devoted to that famous politician confirms his phenomenal position in social media. This article focuses on the analysis of the Facebook image of Vladimir Putin.

  • Issue Year: 4/2016
  • Issue No: 156
  • Page Range: 101-117
  • Page Count: 17
  • Language: Polish