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Sourcing and automation of political news and information during three European elections

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Voters increasingly rely on social media for news and information about politics. But increasingly, social media has emerged as a fertile soil for deliberately produced misinformation campaigns, conspiracy, and extremist alternative media. How does the sourcing of political news and information define contemporary political communication in different countries in Europe? To understand what users are sharing in their political communication, we analyzed large volumes of political conversation ...

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Published
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10.1177/2056305119863147

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University of Oxford
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SSD
Department:
Oxford Internet Institute
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Oxford Internet Institute
Oxford college:
Balliol College
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Author
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0000-0003-3380-821X
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SAGE Publications Publisher's website
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Social Media and Society Journal website
Volume:
5
Issue:
3
Publication date:
2019-07-01
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2056-3051
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1035926
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English
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uuid:43af595a-09d3-4a5f-99e5-4c773c091707
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pubs:1035926
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2019-07-29

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