Questions I get asked everyday…
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:31:21 +0000
For the past 14 months I’ve been living in this rural town in north China, conducting ethnographic research on how social media is affecting life here. However, many people in the town have never had a foreign friend before, let alone one that can speak Chinese. People are extremely inquisitive about me and life in [...]Read more...
The UCL Social Networking & Social Science Research Project is a five-year project running from 2012 until 2017. However, it is intended that the project will leave a lasting impact that far exceeds its duration. The project is currently in the fieldwork phase. Preliminary reports and theories from our fieldwork can be seen in our project blog.
|May 2012||Project starts|
|Sep 2012||Project planning at UCL Department of Anthropology|
|Apr 2013||Ethnographic fieldwork starts in fieldsites around the world|
|May 2014||Researchers return to UCL Department of Anthropology to undertake mid-project data analysis|
|June 2014||Final three months of ethnographic fieldwork in fieldsites around the world|
|Sep 2014||Return to UCL Department of Anthropology to analyse research data and produce publications|
|May 2017||Project ends|
All dates are provisional and may be subject to change
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Grant number: ERC Project 2011-AdG-295486 SocNet
Project title: Social Network Sites and Social Science