Global Social Media Impact Study
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Events

Panel: Social Media and Inequality

A special panel exploring the relationship between the everyday use of social media and the concept of inequality at the ASA Conference. More...

Starts: Apr 15, 2015 9:15:00 AM

Project blog

How much hate is there on Facebook?

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:11:02 +0000

  This blog post was inspired by one question Sonia Livingstone asked the GSMS team after our joint presentation at SOAS. The question was addressing the relation between emotions and social media and in particular to what extent we agree with the stereotypical image that sees social media as the default display for negative comments […]

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Project Funding

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The Global Social Media Impact Study is a research project funded by the European Research Council (ERC Project 2011-AdG-295486 Social Network Sites and Social Science).

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The ERC's mission is to encourage the highest quality research in Europe through competitive funding and to support investigator-initiated frontier research across all fields of research, on the basis of scientific excellence.


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Grant number: ERC Project 2011-AdG-295486 SocNet
Project title: Social Network Sites and Social Science