John Wihbey

Northeastern University

Associate Professor

School of Journalism; Ethics Institute

School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs

Boston, MA Massachusetts 02115

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Who Gets a Press Pass? Media Credentialing Practices in the United States

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2014-11
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Jun 2014
Berkman Center for Internet & Society, Northeastern University, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard University-Berkman Center for Internet & Society
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The Emerging Science of Content Labeling: Contextualizing Social Media Content Moderation

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Jan 2021
Northeastern University Ethics Institute, Network Science Institute, Northeastern University, Northeastern University, Northeastern University Ethics Institute and Northeastern University
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social media, content moderation, misinformation, First Amendment, free expression, technology platforms

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The Challenges of Democratizing News and Information: Examining Data on Social Media, Viral Patterns and Digital Influence

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2019
John Wihbey
Northeastern University
Downloads 294 (131,044)
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social media, news media, Internet, Web, social network, Facebook, Twitter

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How Students Engage with News: Five Takeaways for Educators, Journalists, and Librarians

Project Information Literacy Research Institute, 2018
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Jan 2020
Project Information Literacy, Northeastern University, Wellesley College, Project Information Literacy and Northeastern University
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Transparency, Corruption, and the Information Needs of Communities: The Case of Personal Financial Disclosure

Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 278-2016
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Dec 2016
John Wihbey and Mike Beaudet
Northeastern University and Northeastern University - College of Arts, Media, and Design
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disclosure, ethics, corruption

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Collaborative, Open, Mobile: A Thematic Exploration of Best Practices at the Forefront of Digital Journalism

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Feb 2020
Jeff Howe, Aleszu Bajak, Dina Kraft and John Wihbey
Northeastern University, Northeastern University, Northeastern University and Northeastern University
Downloads 99 (331,578)
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news, digital media, data journalism, digital storytelling, media industry

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The Bipartisan Case for Labeling as a Content Moderation Method: Findings from a National Survey

Number of pages: 53
Northeastern University, Northeastern University Ethics Institute, Northeastern University - College of Arts, Media, and Design and Northeastern University - Department of Economics
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social media, communications policy, fact checking, digital platforms, law and technology

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Funding the News: Foundations and Nonprofit Media

Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy in collaboration with Northeastern University’s School of Journalism, 2018
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 05 Jan 2020
Northeastern University, Northeastern University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Northeastern University
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Reinventing Local TV News: Innovative Storytelling Practices to Engage New Audiences

The Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School and Northeastern University’s School of Journalism 2019
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Jan 2020
Mike Beaudet and John Wihbey
Northeastern University - College of Arts, Media, and Design and Northeastern University
Downloads 54 (463,546)
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High School Student Views on the First Amendment: Trends in the 21st Century

Knight Foundation Report, 2019
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 Jan 2020
John Wihbey and Brooke Foucault Welles
Northeastern University and Northeastern University
Downloads 31 (570,778)

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first amendment, news, youth

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Journalists’ Use of Knowledge in an Online World: Examining Reporting Habits, Sourcing Practices and Institutional Norms

John Wihbey, 'Journalists’ Use of Knowledge in an Online World,' Journalism Practice, Vol. 11, Iss. 10, 2017
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Nov 2017
John Wihbey
Northeastern University
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journalistic performance; sociology of news; journalism; knowledge-based journalism; data journalism; sourcing

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data, journalism, federal government, statistics, news, access, open data, open government, user interface, UI, UX

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Informational Quality Labeling on Social Media: In Defense of a Social Epistemology Strategy

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
John Wihbey, Matthew Kopec and Ronald Sandler
Northeastern University, Northeastern University Ethics Institute and Northeastern University
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Social Media, Content Labeling, Content Moderation, Misinformation, Social Epistemology

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Credentialing Issues

The International Encyclopedia of Journalism Studies, 2019.
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 05 Jan 2020
John Wihbey
Northeastern University
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Censorship, Free Speech and Free Press, Press Conferences