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Can Crowdsourcing Rescue the Social Marketplace of Ideas? How collaborative designs and community-based moderation could improve social media.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Communications of the ACM; Sep2023, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p42-45, 4p, 1 Color Photograph, 1 Diagram

Abstract: This article discusses the concept of collaboration and community-based moderation to improve social media websites. The article cites Wikipedia as the successful example of collaborative community content generation with Facebook and Twitter as exampl...

The Evolution of Polarization in Online Conversation: Twitter Users' Opinions about the COVID-19 Pandemic Become More Politicized over Time.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Human Behavior & Emerging Technologies. 7/5/2023, p1-14. 14p.

Abstract: Political polarization on social media has been extensively studied. However, most research has examined polarization about topics that have preexisting associations with ideology, while few studies have tracked the onset of polarization about novel to...

Self-Breeding Fake News: Bots and Artificial Intelligence Perpetuate Social Polarization in India's Conflict Zones.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Information, Diversity, & Inclusion (IJIDI). Winter/Spring2023, Vol. 7 Issue 1/2, p1-25. 25p.

Abstract: Studies have found that artificial intelligence (AI) bots and cookies automate fake news in zones of social conflict such as race, religion, gender, and class. In this background, this paper investigates whether fake news is automated with the social s...

A Toxic Style Transfer Method Based on the Delete–Retrieve–Generate Framework Exploiting Toxic Lexicon Semantic Similarity.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Applied Sciences (2076-3417). Aug2023, Vol. 13 Issue 15, p8590. 15p.

Abstract: Whether consciously or inadvertently, our messages can include toxic language which contributes to the polarization of social networks. Intelligent techniques can help us detect these expressions and even change them into kinder expressions by applying...

Polarization and Consensus in a Voter Model under Time-Fluctuating Influences.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Physics (2624-8174). Jun2023, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p517-536. 20p.


Abstract: We study the effect of time-fluctuating social influences on the formation of polarization and consensus in a three-party community consisting of two types of voters ("leftists" and "rightists") holding extreme opinions, and moderate agents acting as "...

Caught in the Crosshairs.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): School Administrator. Nov2023, Vol. 80 Issue 10, p33-37. 5p. 3 Color Photographs.

Abstract: The article discusses the challenges faced by superintendents in the current divisive political climate and the importance of place-conscious leadership in addressing these challenges. The author emphasizes the need for schools to be a safe and inclusi...

An Agent-Based Statistical Physics Model for Political Polarization: A Monte Carlo Study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Entropy. Jul2023, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p981. 13p.

Abstract: World-wide, political polarization continues unabated, undermining collective decision-making ability. In this issue, we have examined polarization dynamics using a (mean-field) model borrowed from statistical physics, assuming that each individual int...

Unraveling the Roots of Income Polarization in Europe: A Divided Continent.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Economies. Aug2023, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p217. 18p.


Abstract: The issue of polarization, as opposed to inequality, has been little explored in European countries. In this paper, using data provided by the Luxembourg Income Studies Database, we look at the trend of income polarization in 12 European countries, the...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): MIS Quarterly. Dec2022, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p1901-1937. 37p. 3 Diagrams, 16 Charts.

Abstract: In recent years, there has been a heated discussion on opinion polarization on social media platforms. Extant research attributes the emergence of echo chambers to higher exposure to information from users’ existing social networks, which consists of l...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Revista Prisma Social. oct2022, Issue 39, p156-182. 27p.

Abstract: El infoentretenimiento de TikTok expone a sus usuarios/usuarias a contenidos perturbadores e hirientes emitidos principalmente por grupos conservadores. Esta investigación analizó los usos políticos en los contenidos de TikTok de grupos conservadores e...