Scholarly Articles

2021

Kevin Munger, Ishita Gopal, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

Accessibility and generalizability: Are social media effects moderated by age or digital literacy? Journal Article

Research & Politics, 8 (2), pp. 1-15, 2021.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Digital Literacy, generalizability, online media effects

Sean Kates, Joshua A. Tucker, Jonathan Nagler, Richard Bonneau

The Times They Are Rarely A-Changin': Circadian Regularities in Social Media Use Journal Article

Journal of Quantitative Description: Digital Media, 1 , pp. 1-36, 2021.

Abstract | Links | Tags: biorhythms, ideological conditionality, Social Media

Andrew Guess, Kevin Aslett, Joshua A. Tucker, Richard Bonneau, Jonathan Nagler

Cracking Open the News Feed: Exploring What U.S. Facebook Users See and Share with Large-Scale Platform Data Journal Article

Journal of Quantitative Description: Digital Media, 1 , pp. 1-48, 2021.

Abstract | Links | Tags: computational social science, misinformation, news consumption, platform data, Social Media

Cody Buntain, Richard Bonneau, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

YouTube Recommendations and Effects on Sharing Across Online Social Platforms Journal Article

Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction, 5 (11), pp. 26, 2021.

Abstract | Links | Tags: content quality, Cross-platform, moderation, Reddit, Twitter, YouTube

Alexandra A. Siegel, Jonathan Nagler, Richard Bonneau, Joshua A. Tucker

Tweeting Beyond Tahrir: Ideological Diversity and Political Intolerance in Egyptian Twitter Networks Journal Article

World Politics , 73 (2), pp. 243-274, 2021.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Political Intolerance, Twitter

Mario Luca, Kevin Munger, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

You Won’t Believe Our Results! But They Might: Heterogeneity in Beliefs About the Accuracy of Online Media Journal Article

Journal of Experimental Political Science, pp. 1 - 11, 2021.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Clickbait, Digital Literacy, Social Media

Alexandra A. Siegel, Evgenii Nikitin, Pablo Barberá, Joanna Sterling, Bethany Pullen, Richard Bonneau, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

Trumping Hate on Twitter? Online Hate Speech in the 2016 U.S. Election Campaign and its Aftermath Journal Article

Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 16 (1), pp. 71-104, 2021.

Abstract | Links | Tags: 2016 Election, Social Media, Twitter

2020

Gregory Eady, Jonathan Nagler, Richard Bonneau, Joshua A. Tucker

News Sharing on Social Media: Mapping the Ideology of News Media Content, Citizens, and Politicians Proceeding

2020.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Social Media

Eli J. Finkel, Christopher A. Bail, Mina Cikara, Peter H. Ditto, Stanto Iyengar, Samara Klar, Lilliana Mason, Mary C. McGrath, Brendan Nyhan, David G. Rand, Linda J. Skitka, Joshua A. Tucker

Political sectarianism in America Journal Article

American Association for the Advancement of Science, 370 (6516), pp. 533-536, 2020, ISSN: 1095-9203.

Abstract | Links | Tags: USA

Nathaniel Persily, Joshua A. Tucker (Ed.)

Social Media and Democracy: The State of the Field, Prospects for Reform Book

Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY, 2020, ISBN: 9781108890960.

Abstract | Links | Tags: democracy, Social Media

Meysam Alizadeh, Jacob N. Shapiro, Cody Buntain, Joshua A. Tucker

Content-based features predict social media influence operations Journal Article

Science Advances, 6 (30), 2020, ISBN: 2375-2548.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Social Media

Pablo Barberá, Amber E. Boydsun, Suzanna Linn, Ryan McMahon, Jonathan Nagler

Automated Text Classification of News Articles: A Practical Guide Journal Article

Political Analysis, 29 (1), pp. 19-42, 2020.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Automated text analysis methods, Automated Text Classification, News, Practical Guide

Kevin Munger, Mario Luca, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

The (Null) Effects of Clickbait Headlines on Polarization, Trust, and Learning Journal Article

Public Opinion Quarterly, 84 (1), pp. 49–73, 2020.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Clickbait, Digital Literacy, Experiments, Polarization, USA

Jay J. Van Bavel, Katherine Baicker, Paulo S. Boggio, Valerio Capraro, Aleksandra Cichocka, Mina Cikara, Molly J. Crockett, Alia J. Crum, Karen M. Douglas, James N. Druckman, John Drury, Oeindrila Dube, Naomi Ellemers, Eli J. Finkel, James H. Fowler, Michele Gelfand, Shihui Han, S. Alexander Haslam, Jolanda Jetten, Shinobu Kitayama, Dean Mobbs, Lucy E. Napper, Dominic J. Packer, Gordon Pennycook, Ellen Peters, Richard E. Petty, David G. Rand, Stephen D. Reicher, Simone Schnall, Azim Shariff, Linda J. Skitka, Sandra Susan Smith, Cass R. Sunstein, Nassim Tabri, Joshua A. Tucker, Sander van der Linden, Paul van Lange, Kim A. Weeden, Michael J. A. Wohl, Jamil Zaki, Sean R. Zion, Rob Willer

Using social and behavioral science to support COVID-19 pandemic response Journal Article

Nature Human Behavior, 4 , pp. 460-471, 2020.

Abstract | Links | Tags: COVID-19

Yevgeniy Golovchenko, Cody Buntain, Gregory Eady, Megan A. Brown, Joshua A. Tucker

Cross-Platform State Propaganda: Russian Trolls on Twitter and YouTube during the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election Journal Article

The International Journal of Press/Politics, 25 (3), pp. 357-389, 2020.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Elections, Propaganda, Russia, Twitter, USA, YouTube

2019

Jan Zilinsky, Cristian Vaccari, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

Don’t Republicans Tweet Too? Using Twitter to Assess the Consequences of Political Endorsements by Celebrities Journal Article

Perspectives on Politics, 18 (1), pp. 144-160, 2019.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Elections, Twitter

Pablo Barberá, Andreu Casas, Jonathan Nagler, Patrick J. Egan, Richard Bonneau, John T. Jost, Joshua A. Tucker

Who Leads? Who Follows? Measuring Issue Attention and Agenda Setting by Legislators and the Mass Public Using Social Media Data Journal Article

American Political Science Review, 113 (4), pp. 883-901, 2019.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Methodology, Public opinion, Twitter

Jennifer Larson, Jonathan Nagler, Jonathan Ronen, Joshua A. Tucker

Social Networks and Protest Participation: Evidence from 130 Million Twitter Users Journal Article

American Journal of Political Science, 63 (3), pp. 690-705, 2019.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Methodology, Protests, Twitter

Denis Stukal, Sergey Sanovich, Joshua A. Tucker, Richard Bonneau

For Whom the Bot Tolls: A Neural Networks Approach to Measuring Political Orientation of Twitter Bots in Russia Journal Article

SAGE Open, 9 (2), 2019.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Bots, Russia, Twitter

Alexandra A. Siegel, Evgenii Nikitin, Pablo Barberá, Joanna Sterling, Bethany Pullen, Richard Bonneau, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

Trumping Hate on Twitter? Online Hate in the 2016 US Election and its Aftermath Online

2019.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Elections, Twitter, USA

Gregory Eady, Jonathan Nagler, Andrew Guess, Jan Zilinsky, Joshua A. Tucker

How Many People Live in Political Bubbles on Social Media? Evidence From Linked Survey and Twitter Data. Journal Article

SAGE Open, 2019.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Echo Chambers, Information Flows, Twitter

Melanie Langer, John T. Jost, Richard Bonneau, Megan MacDuffee Metzger, Sharareh Noorbaloochi, Duncan Penfold-Brown

Digital Dissent: An Analysis of the Motivational Contents of Tweets From an Occupy Wall Street Demonstration Journal Article

Motivation Science, 5 (1), pp. 14-34, 2019.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Protests, Twitter, USA

Andrew Guess, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

Less than you think: Prevalence and predictors of fake news dissemination on Facebook Journal Article

Science Advances, 5 (1), 2019.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Elections, Facebook, Fake News

Denis Stukal, Joshua A. Tucker, Sergey Sanovich, Richard Bonneau

The Use of Twitter Bots in Russian Political Communication Online

PONARS Eurasia 2019.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Bots, Russia, Twitter

2018

Marko Klašnja, Pablo Barberá, Nicholas Beauchamp, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

Measuring Public Opinion with Social Media Data Book Chapter

Atkeson, Lonna Rae; Alvarez, Michael R (Ed.): Oxford Handbook of Polling and Survey Methods, pp. 555-582, Oxford University Press, 2018.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Methodology, Public opinion

Andrew Guess, Kevin Munger, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

How Accurate Are Survey Responses on Social Media and Politics? Journal Article

Political Communication, 36 (2), pp. 241-258, 2018.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Facebook, Methodology, SMaPP Survey, Twitter

Alexandra A. Siegel

Twitter Wars: Sunni-Shia Conflict and Cooperation in the Digital Age Book Chapter

Wehrey, Frederic (Ed.): Beyond Sunni and Shia: The Roots of Sectarianism in a Changing Middle East, pp. 157-180, Hurst Publishers, 2018.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Propaganda, Twitter

Kevin Munger, Richard Bonneau, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

Elites Tweet to Get Feet Off the Streets: Measuring Regime Social Media Strategies During Protest Journal Article

Political Science Research and Methods, 7 (4), pp. 1-20, 2018.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Protests, Venezuela

Joshua A. Tucker, Andrew Guess, Pablo Barberá, Cristian Vaccari, Alexandra A. Siegel, Sergey Sanovich, Denis Stukal, Brendan Nyhan

Social Media, Political Polarization, and Political Disinformation: A Review of the Scientific Literature Online

Hewlett Foundation 2018.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Fake News, Propaganda

Joanna Sterling, John T. Jost

Moral Discourse in the Twitterverse: Effects of ideology and political sophistication on language use among U.S. citizens and members of Congress Journal Article

Journal of Language and Politics, 17 (2), pp. 195-221, 2018.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Twitter, USA

John T. Jost, Pablo Barberá, Richard Bonneau, Melanie Langer, Megan MacDuffee Metzger, Jonathan Nagler, Joanna Sterling, Joshua A. Tucker

How Social Media Facilitates Political Protest: Information, Motivation, and Social Networks Journal Article

Advances in Political Psychology, 39 (S1), pp. 85-118, 2018.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Facebook, Information Flows, Protests, Twitter

Alexandra A. Siegel, Joshua A. Tucker

The Islamic State’s Information Warfare: Measuring the Success of ISIS’ Online Strategy Journal Article

Journal of Language and Politics, 17 (2), pp. 258-280, 2018.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Information Flows, Propaganda, Twitter

Sergey Sanovich, Denis Stukal, Joshua A. Tucker

Turning the Virtual Tables: Government Strategies for Addressing Online Opposition with an Application to Russia Journal Article

Comparative Politics, 50 (3), pp. 435-454, 2018.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Bots, Propaganda, Russia

2017

William Brady, Julian Wills, John T. Jost, Joshua A. Tucker, Jay J. Van Bavel

Emotion shapes the diffusion of moralized content in social networks Journal Article

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 114 (28), pp. 1-6, 2017.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Information Flows, Twitter

Kevin Munger

Tweetment Effects on the Tweeted: Experimentally Reducing Racist Harassment Journal Article

Political Behavior, 39 (3), pp. 629-649, 2017.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Experiments, Twitter

Joshua A. Tucker, Yannis Theocharis, Margaret E. Roberts, Pablo Barberá

From Liberation to Turmoil: Social Media and Democracy Journal Article

The Journal of Democracy, 28 (4), pp. 46-59, 2017.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Protests

Denis Stukal, Sergey Sanovich, Richard Bonneau, Joshua A. Tucker

Detecting Bots on Russian Political Twitter Journal Article

Big Data, 5 (4), pp. 310-324, 2017.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Bots, Russia, Twitter

Megan MacDuffee Metzger, Joshua A. Tucker

Social Media and EuroMaidan: A Review Essay Journal Article

Slavic Review, 76 (1), pp. 169-191, 2017.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Protests, Twitter, Ukraine

Pablo Barberá

Birds of the Same Feather Tweet Together: Bayesian Ideal Point Estimation Using Twitter Data Journal Article

Political Analysis, 23 (1), pp. 76-91, 2017.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Echo Chambers, Methodology, Twitter

Kevin L. Jones, Sharareh Noorbaloochi, John T. Jost, Richard Bonneau, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

Liberal and Conservative Values: What We Can Learn from Congressional Tweets Journal Article

Political Psychology, 39 (2), pp. 423-443, 2017.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Methodology, Twitter, USA

2016

Cristian Vaccari, Augusto Valeriani, Pablo Barberá, Richard Bonneau, John T. Jost, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

Of Echo Chambers and Contrarian Clubs: Exposure to political disagreement among German and Italian users of Twitter Journal Article

Social Media and Society, 2 (3), pp. 1-24, 2016.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Echo Chambers, Elections, Twitter

Jennifer Larson, Jonathan Nagler, Jonathan Ronen, Joshua A. Tucker

Social Networks and Protest Participation: Evidence from 93 Million Twitter Users Journal Article

Political Networks Workshops & Conference 2016, 2016.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Charlie Hebdo, Protests, Twitter

Joshua A. Tucker, Jonathan Nagler, Megan MacDuffee Metzger, Duncan Penfold-Brown, Richard Bonneau

Big Data, Social Media, and Protest: Foundations for a Research Agenda Book Chapter

Alvarez, Michael R (Ed.): Data Analytics in Social Science, Government, and Industry, Chapter 7, pp. 199-224, Cambridge University Press, 2016.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Facebook, Protests, Twitter

Megan MacDuffee Metzger, Joshua A. Tucker, Jonathan Nagler, Richard Bonneau

Tweeting Identity? Ukrainian, Russian and #EuroMaidan Journal Article

The Journal of Comparative Economics, 44 (1), pp. 16-40, 2016.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Protests, Twitter, Ukraine

2015

Pablo Barberá, Ning Wang, Richard Bonneau, John T. Jost, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker, Sandra Gonzalez-Bailon

The Critical Periphery in the Growth of Social Protests Journal Article

PLOS ONE, 10 (11), 2015.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Information Flows, Protests, Twitter

Pablo Barberá, John T. Jost, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

Tweeting From Left to Right: Is Online Political Communication More Than an Echo Chamber? Journal Article

Psychological Science, 26 (10), pp. 1531-1542, 2015.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Echo Chambers, Twitter

Cristian Vaccari, Augusto Valeriani, Pablo Barberá, Richard Bonneau, John T. Jost, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

Political Expression on Social Media as a Pathway to Engagement: Political Discussion among Twitter Users in Italy Journal Article

Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 20 (2), pp. 221-239, 2015.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Information Flows, Italy, Twitter

2013

Cristian Vaccari, Augusto Valeriani, Pablo Barberá, Richard Bonneau, John T. Jost, Jonathan Nagler, Joshua A. Tucker

Social Media and Political Communication: A survey of Twitter users during the 2013 Italian general election Journal Article

Italian Political Science Review, (3), pp. 381-410, 2013.

Abstract | Links | Tags: Elections, Italy, Twitter