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dc.contributor.authorMao, M-
dc.contributor.authorPan, SL-
dc.contributor.authorHackney, R-
dc.contributor.authorRactham, P-
dc.contributor.authorKaewkitipong, L-
dc.coverage.spatialAuckland, New Zealand-
dc.coverage.spatialAuckland, New Zealand-
dc.identifier.citationProceedings of the 25th Australasian Conference on Information Systems, Auckland, New Zealand, (8th - 10th December 2014)en_US
dc.description.abstractIn 2011, Thailand witnessed its worst flooding catastrophe in half a century. In this study, we explored social media as a new and promising weapon to address the physical and morale challenges caused by the natural disaster. A case study was conducted in the context of crisis response, whichinvestigated the use of social media to contribute to the collective cultural repertoire during the natural disaster. By investigating two paths toward the cultural repertoire construction considering different social groups, this study also identified the roles of social media as an information market and an information threshold in the crisis response.en_US
dc.subjectSocial mediaen_US
dc.subjectCrisis responseen_US
dc.subjectCultural repertoireen_US
dc.subjectCase studyen_US
dc.titleConstructing the cultural repertoire in a natural disaster: The role of social media in the Thailand flood of 2011en_US
dc.typeConference Paperen_US
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