Is Twitter a Public Sphere for Online Conflicts? A Cross-Ideological and Cross-Hierarchical Look

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Liu, Zhe; Weber, Ingmar; (2014)
  • Subject: Computer Science - Social and Information Networks | Physics - Physics and Society

The rise in popularity of Twitter has led to a debate on its impact on public opinions. The optimists foresee an increase in online participation and democratization due to social media's personal and interactive nature. Cyber-pessimists, on the other hand, explain how ... View more
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