Place Branding in Finland: A Discourse Analysis of Municipal Slogans

Ulla Hakala; Paula Sjöblom; Terhi Ainiala

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 07 November 2023

Abstract
  The purpose of this multidisciplinary study is to investigate how municipalities position themselves in their slogans as unique places among competitors, namely other municipalities in their region or country. Empirically, discourse analysis was used to investigate the semantic features of municipal ...  Read More

The Rise of Thinking Machines: A Review of Artificial Intelligence in Contemporary Communication

Mohammad Javad Gholami; Taqi Al Abdwani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 03 January 2024

Abstract
  Artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities in natural language processing are rapidly advancing and transforming communication practices across diverse contexts. This review provides a comprehensive analysis of AI's emerging roles in mediating and participating in direct communication to highlight key ...  Read More