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 Erik Borra

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Average citations per article4.50
Citation Count27
Publication count6
Publication years2012-2017
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Average downloads per article238.00
Downloads (cumulative)1,428
Downloads (12 Months)328
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March 2017 Journal on Computing and Cultural Heritage (JOCCH) - Special Issue on Digital Infrastructure for Cultural Heritage, Part 1: Volume 10 Issue 1, April 2017
Publisher: ACM
Citation Count: 0
Downloads (6 Weeks): 12,   Downloads (12 Months): 165,   Downloads (Overall): 165

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The online encyclopedia Wikipedia is both a cultural reference to store, refer to, and organize digitized and digital information, as well as a key contemporary digital heritage endeavor in itself. Capitalizing on this dual nature of the project, this article introduces Wikipedia as a digital gateway to and site of ...
Keywords: Contropedia, cross-cultural studies, Memory work, controversy metrics

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April 2015 CHI '15: Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Publisher: ACM
Citation Count: 4
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Collaborative content creation inevitably reaches situations where different points of view lead to conflict. We focus on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia anyone may edit, where disputes about content in controversial articles often reflect larger societal debates. While Wikipedia has a public edit history and discussion section for every article, the ...
Keywords: data visualization, wikipedia, controversy mapping, social science

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August 2014 OpenSym '14: Proceedings of The International Symposium on Open Collaboration
Publisher: ACM
Citation Count: 2
Downloads (6 Weeks): 4,   Downloads (12 Months): 22,   Downloads (Overall): 131

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Collaborative content creation inevitably reaches situations where different points of view lead to conflict. In Wikipedia, one of the most prominent examples of collaboration online, conflict is mediated by both policy and software, and conflicts often reflect larger societal debates. Contropedia is a platform for the analysis and visualization of ...
Keywords: Controversy Mapping, Data Mining, Information Visualization, Actor-Network Theory, Digital Methods, Wikipedia

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May 2013 WWW '13 Companion: Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on World Wide Web
Publisher: ACM
Citation Count: 3
Downloads (6 Weeks): 2,   Downloads (12 Months): 15,   Downloads (Overall): 153

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Political campaigning and the corresponding advertisement money are increasingly moving online. Some analysts claim that the U.S.~elections were partly won through a smart use of (i) targeted advertising and (ii) social media. But what type of information do politicized users consume online? And, the other way around, for a given ...
Keywords: partisan blogs, political polarization, youtube, audience prediction

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August 2012 SIGIR '12: Proceedings of the 35th international ACM SIGIR conference on Research and development in information retrieval
Publisher: ACM
Citation Count: 7
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We present Political Search Trends, a browser based web search analysis tool that (i) assigns a political leaning to web search queries, (ii) detects trending political queries in a given week, and (iii) links search queries to fact-checked statements. In terms of methodology, it showcases the power of analyzing queries ...
Keywords: partisanship, political blogs, fact-checking, query log mining

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June 2012 WebSci '12: Proceedings of the 4th Annual ACM Web Science Conference
Publisher: ACM
Citation Count: 11
Downloads (6 Weeks): 1,   Downloads (12 Months): 26,   Downloads (Overall): 391

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We present a novel approach to using anonymized web search query logs to analyze and visualize political issues. Our starting point is a list of politically annotated blogs (left vs. right). We use this list to assign a numerical political leaning to queries leading to clicks on these blogs. Furthermore, ...
Keywords: partisanship, political leaning, web search logs, opinion mining and sentiment analysis

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