Social media data

Adrian Tear, Humphrey Southall

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    Abstract

    This chapter describes the 27 characteristics of social media data, methods of data collection and 28 analysis and argues that, with several inherent peculiarities, social media 29 data must be embraced, but approached cautiously, by statistically- 30 minded researchers.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationData in Society
    Subtitle of host publicationChallenging Statistics in an Age of Globalisation
    EditorsJeff Evans, Sally Ruane, Humphrey Southall
    Place of PublicationBristol
    PublisherPolicy Press
    Pages39-51
    Number of pages13
    ISBN (Electronic)9781447348238, 9781447348252
    ISBN (Print)1447348214, 9781447348214, 9781447348221
    Publication statusPublished - 21 Aug 2019

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