Taha Yasseri

University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Sociology

Belfield

Dublin 4

Ireland

University of Oxford

Senior Research Fellow

1 St Giles'

University of Oxford

Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 3JS

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (8)

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The Most Controversial Topics in Wikipedia: A Multilingual and Geographical Analysis

Global Wikipedia: International and Cross-Cultural Issues in Online Collaboration, Fichman P., Hara N., eds., Scarecrow Press, 2014
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 May 2013 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Sociology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - School of Communication and Information (SC&I), University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute and Budapest University of Technology and Economics - Department of Theoretical Physics
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Petition Growth and Success Rates on the UK No. 10 Downing Street Website

Hale, S. A., Margetts, H., and Yasseri, T. (2013). Petition Growth and Success Rates on the UK No. 10 Downing Street Website. In Proceedings of the 5th Annual ACM Web Science Conference, WebSci ’13.
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2021
Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford, Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford and University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Sociology
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petition, mobilization, trace data, big data, leptokurtic, bursty growth

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Investigating Political Participation and Social Information Using Big Data and a Natural Experiment

APSA 2014 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2014
Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford, Department of Political Economy, KCLUniversity College London - School of Public Policy, Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford and University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Sociology
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collective action, politicial participation, big data, experiments, natural experiments, regression discontiunity design, petitions

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‘Vote Me Up If You Like My Ideas!’ Experiences of Learning in a MOOC

2014 ICA Pre-Conference Working Paper: Innovation in Higher Education: Building a Better Future?
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Jun 2014
University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford and University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Sociology
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MOOC, student experience, digital trace data, interviews, mixed method

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Selling Sex: What Determines Rates and Popularity? An Analysis of 11.5 Thousand Online Profiles

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Nov 2019
Alicia Mergenthaler and Taha Yasseri
University of Oxford, Students and University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Sociology
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Sex work, Labor and demographic economics, Popularity dynamics, Gender, Online market

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Engagement and Progression in Open Online 'Micro Lessons': An Analysis of Learners’ Log Data from an Online Learning Platform

Proceedings of the AUBH E-Learning Conference 2021: Innovative Learning & Teaching - Lessons from COVID-19
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Jun 2021
Fatema Akbar and Taha Yasseri
University of California, Irvine and University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Sociology
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Growth Mindset, Learning Analytics, Log Data, Micro-lessons, Online Learning, Open Educational Resources, Web Analytics

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Mapping the UK Webspace: Fifteen Years of British Universities on the Web

Proceedings of WebSci, 2014
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 May 2014 Last Revised: 13 May 2014
University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute, University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Sociology, University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute, UT Austin iSchoolUniversity of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute and Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford
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Information Interfaces and Presentation, Hypertext, Hypermedia, Group and Organization Interfaces, Web-based interaction, Human factors, Measurement

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Even Good Bots Fight: The Case of Wikipedia

PLoS ONE 12(2): e0171774, 2017. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0171774
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 May 2021
University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute and University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Sociology
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Artificial Intelligence, Wikipedia, Bots, Society, Automation