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Carl Miller

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Survey

17 Oct 2016
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Over the last 50 years, a gap has been growing in the UK between political institutions and the people they represent. Voter turnout continues to decline; mass membership of political parties, once the most important bridge between the people and the political elite, continues to...

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18 Aug 2016
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Overview

New online big data research by the Centre for the Analysis of Social Media at Demos think tank has found significant spikes in the use of anti-Islamic language on Twitter in the immediate aftermath of news events, particularly terrorist attacks.

Many...

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10 Sep 2015
90

Overview

This new paper from the Centre for the Analyisis of Social Media at Demos and Ipsos MORI argues that whilst social media platforms offer powerful new ways of understanding society, they are often researched poorly, with little examination of the extent to...

Working paper

13 May 2015
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This paper examines a new way of detecting and measuring social action, especially that which takes place below the radar.

Abstract

People try to help others in a wide number of ways. Taken together this is social action - the heart of...

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10 Dec 2014
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Introduction

Trust

Many things we hold to be true, we can neither discover nor prove ourselves. Claims about the world often rely on specialised or esoteric knowledge, on information that we cannot access, or on experiences that we have not had. We...

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