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1.

Opening Closed Regimes: What Was the Role of Social Media During the Arab Spring?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Washington - Department of Communication, University of Washington, American University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, University of Washington and University of Washington - College of Arts and Sciences
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Occupy Online: Facebook and the Spread of Occupy Wall Street

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Sociology and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Sociology
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Advocacy 2.0: An Analysis of How Advocacy Groups in the United States Perceive and Use Social Media as Tools for Facilitating Civic Engagement and Collective Action

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
York University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Information
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From TV to Twitter: How Ambient News Became Ambient Journalism

Media/Culture Journal, Vol. 13, No. 2, May 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 31 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of British Columbia - School of Journalism
Downloads 4,460
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Branchless and Mobile Banking Solutions for the Poor: A Survey

Innovations, Vol. 6, No. 4, Fall 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Bankable Frontier Associates, World Bank - Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP), affiliation not provided to SSRN and Tufts University
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# Metoo Movement: An Awareness Campaign

International Journal of Innovation, Creativity and Change, Volume 3, Issue 4, March 2018
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 May 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Alliance for Community Capacity Building in North East India
Downloads 2,423
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Censorship V3.1

18 IEEE Internet Computing 26 (May/June 2013), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-28
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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Facebook is... Fostering Political Engagement: A Study of Online Social Networking Groups and Offline Participation

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
University of New Mexico - Department of Political Science, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
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9.

Social Media and Corruption

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy

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10.

Strategic Terrorism: A Call to Action

Lawfare Research Paper No. 2-2013
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
Intellectual Ventures
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11.

Ideological Segregation Online and Offline

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 10-19, Chicago Booth Initiative on Global Markets Working Paper No. 55.
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Brown University - Department of Economics

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12.

The Role of Digital Networked Technologies in the Ukrainian Orange Revolution

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2007-14
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
Berkman Center
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13.

Corporate Complicity in Internet Censorship in China: Who Cares for the Global Compact or the Global Online Freedom Act?

George Washington International Law Review, Vol. 39, pp. 255-319, 2007
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 22 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 1,701
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Online Political Participation: Slacktivism or Efficiency Increased Activism? Evidence from the Brazilian Ficha Limpa Campaign

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
German Development Insitute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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15.

A Theory of Creepy: Technology, Privacy and Shifting Social Norms

16 Yale Journal of Law & Technology 59 (2013)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and Future of Privacy Forum
Downloads 1,316
16.

Plugged in: Remote Australian Indigenous Youth and Digital Culture

CAEPR Working Paper No. 69/2010
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Australian National University
Downloads 1,218
17.

Crisis Management in Social Media and Digital Age: Recall Problem and Challenges to Toyota

International University of Japan Graduate School of International Management Working Paper No. IM-2010-02
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 May 2010
Working Paper Series
International University of Japan
Downloads 1,196
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The Role of Social Media in Mobilizing Political Protest: Evidence from the Tunisian Revolution

German Development Institute Discussion Paper No. 10/2012, Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), ISSN 1860-0441
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
German Development Insitute
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Ideological Polarization Over a China-as-Superpower Mindset: An Exploratory Charting of Belief Systems Among Chinese Internet Users, 2008-2011

International Journal of Communication, 8, 2243–2272.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Culture and Communication
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Social Media and Activist Communication

Poell, Thomas & José van Dijck (2015). Social Media and Activist Communication. In The Routledge Companion to Alternative and Community Media, 527-537, edited by C. Atton. London: Routledge.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam (UvA) and University of Amsterdam
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21.

Decriminalizing Hacktivism: Finding Space for Free Speech Protests on the Internet

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
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22.

Interoperability Case Study: Cloud Computing

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2012-11
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
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Public Diplomacy 2.0: An Exploratory Case Study of the US Digital Outreach Team

Khatib, L., Dutton, W.H., and Thelwall, M. 'Public Diplomacy 2.0: An Exploratory Case Study of the US Digital Outreach Team', The Middle East Journal, 2012
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University, University of Southern California and University of Wolverhampton
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24.

You Are Your Data: Self-Tracking Practices and Concepts of Data

Lifelogging: Theoretical Approaches and Case Studies about Self-tracking (provisional title), edited by Stefan Selke, Springer, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
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Online Social Media and Political Awareness in Authoritarian Regimes

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2014
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University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Department of Political Science and George Washington University
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Business Cases for Sustainability and the Role of Business Model Innovation: Developing a Conceptual Framework

Centre for Sustainability Management (CSM), Leuphana Universität Lüneburg, ISBN 978-3-942638-03-6, 2011
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2013
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Leuphana University of Lueneburg, University of Hamburg, Chair of Capital Markets and Management and Johannes Kepler University (JKU) Linz
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Digital Activism and Non‐Violent Conflict

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Apr 2015
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University of Washington, University of Washington - Department of Communication and Berkman Center for Internet & Society
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Digital Technologies and Traditional Cultural Expressions: A Positive Look at a Difficult Relationship

International Journal of Cultural Property, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 33-63, 2010, NCCR Trade Regulation Working Paper No. 2009/40
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Lucerne
Downloads 805
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Mate Selection in the Network Society: The Role of the Internet in Reconfiguring Marriages in Australia, the United Kingdom and United States

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2015
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University of Southern California, Independent, University of Leiceter, eHarmony Labs and eHarmony Labs
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Google’s China Problem: A Case Study on Trade, Technology and Human Rights Under the GATS

Asian Journal of WTO & International Health Law and Policy (AJWH), Vol. 6, pp. 347-385, 2011
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Singapore Management University - School of Law
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31.

Persuasive Technology and Digital Design for Behaviour Change

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
Royal College of Art
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How Censorship in China Allows Government Criticism But Silences Collective Expression

APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Harvard University, Stanford University and Harvard University
Downloads 765
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The Strategic Use of Information Technology by Nonprofit Organizations: Increasing Capacity and Untapped Potential

Public Administration Review, Vol. 67, No. 3, pp. 474-487, 2007
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Schulich School of Business, York University
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Using Social Media for Social Good – A Conceptual Overview

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Hull
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The Role of the Internet in Burma’s Saffron Revolution

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2008-8
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Emerging Phenomenon of Coworking. A Redefinition Of Job Market in Networking Society

In: Müller, Karel; Roth, Steffen; Zak, Milan (eds.): Social Dimension of Innovation, Prag; Linde, 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Florence
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37.

Self-Driving Cars: Legal, Social, and Ethical Aspects

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 13 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Bremen - Faculty of Business Studies and Economics
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Authoritarian Restraints on Online Activism Revisited: Why 'I-Paid-A-Bribe' Worked in India but Failed in China

Comparative Politics, Vol 47 (1), pp. 21-40
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science
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Open Government Data: Right to Information 2.0 or its Rollback Version?

ICRI Research Paper No. 8
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
KU Leuven
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Diffusion of Innovations and Online Campaigns: Social Media Adoption in the 2010 U.S. Congressional Elections

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2012
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Bentley University and Bentley University
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Tweeting Social Change: How Social Media are Changing Nonprofit Advocacy

Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, vol. 43, no. 1, pp. 57-79, 2014
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Penn School of Social Policy & Practice, University of Pennsylvania and Schulich School of Business, York University
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The Real Effects of Privatization: Evidence from China’s Split Share Structure Reform

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 2014-33
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2015
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University of Otago, Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance, Valdosta State University - Langdale College of Business Administration and Southwestern University of Finance and Economics

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Biometric ID Cybersurveillance

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 88, 2013
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 18 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Penn State Law and School of International Affairs
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Authoritarian Informationalism: China’s Approach to Internet Sovereignty

Jiang, M. (2012). Authoritarian informationalism: China’s approach to internet sovereignty in P. O’Neil. & R. Rogowski (Eds.), Essential Readings of Comparative Politics (4th Ed.), New York: W.W. Norton & Company.
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 31 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte

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Adapting Concepts of Media Freedom to a Changing Media Environment: Incorporating New Media and Citizen Journalism into the Freedom of the Press Index

ESSACHESS Journal for Communication Studies, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 16 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Central European University (CEU) - Center for Media, Data and Society
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The Business and Politics of Search Engines: A Comparative Study of Baidu and Google’s Search Results of Internet Events in China

Jiang, M. (2014). The business and politics of search engines: A comparative study of Baidu and Google’s search results of Internet events from China. New Media & Society, 16(2), 212-233.
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte
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Mapping Zombies: A Guide for Digital Pre-Apocalyptic Analysis and Post-Apocalyptic Survival

Zombies in the Academy: Living Death in Higher Education, A. Whelan, R. Walker and C. Moore, eds., University of Chicago Press, 2013
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute, University of Kentucky and University of Kentucky
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Social Media and Protest Mobilization: Evidence from the Tunisian Revolution

4th European Communuication Conferece for the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA) Istanbul, Turkey, October 24-27, 2012
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
German Development Insitute, University of Essex and University of Essex
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Public Discourse in the Russian Blogosphere: Mapping RuNet Politics and Mobilization

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2010-11
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard Law School and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
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