Alice E. Marwick

Journal article

Why do people share fake news? A sociotechnical model of media effects

This paper uses active audience approaches to media consumption to investigate and critique the phenomenon known as “fake news.”

Best practices for conducting risky research and protecting yourself from online harassment

This document is a set of best practices for researchers who wish to engage in research that may make them susceptible to online harassment. It provides recommendations for academic institutions, supervisors, and individuals, including cyber-security guidelines and links to other resources.

Media manipulation and disinformation online

Media manipulation may contribute to decreased trust of mainstream media, increased misinformation, and further radicalization.