Category: Digital Democracy
2013 research review on the growing ability of computers to gather, analyze, link and compare large data sets, with a look at the deep implications for how the information business may evolve.
March 2013 review of the latest studies in the areas of journalism, digital media and communications, cross-posted at the Nieman Journalism Lab.
2013 study in Journalism on the converging practices of journalistic and advocacy organizations, as seen through the case of climate change-related coverage.
A literature review of studies in the past few years that shed light on issues such as online political polarization.
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2013 report from the Pew Research Center demonstrating how discussions on Twitter often do not reflect more general national sentiment.
2012-13 review of 10 new interesting studies in the realm of digital media, social media and communications. A cross-post with Nieman Journalism Lab.
Review of recent studies in digital-oriented academic disciplines, including journalism, social media and communications. A cross-post with Nieman Journalism Lab.
2013 study from the University of Georgia and the Connected Action Consulting Group on political interactions on Twitter and cross-ideological communications.
2012 review of scholarship on the Internet, social media and political activism around the world.
2012 study in Nature that analyzes a large-scale experiment to influence voter behavior through messages on a social network.