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New Version of “This Is Where The Title Goes”
Professional / Teaching / Uncategorized

New Version of “This Is Where The Title Goes”

I’ve done a revision of my essay-that-is-a-template on formatting student papers. I’d like to say it is “by popular demand” but that would not really be true. The truth is that both undergraduate and graduate students get few consistent cues about the style and format they need to a) comply […]

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Sudan Reporters Go Online to Challenge Crackdown on Press

Contributed to a story about Sudan and online journalism for Bloomberg. Online media faces fewer restrictions because Sudan’s government may not want to spend substantial amounts of money to monitor it, given the low number of Internet users in the country, Philip Howard, a communications professor at Central European University in Budapest, Hungary, said in an […]

Data Share:  Percent of Tunisian Blogs With Posts on Politics, By Keyword
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Data Share: Percent of Tunisian Blogs With Posts on Politics, By Keyword

Here are the aggregated numbers for the percent of Tunisian blogs with posts about politics at a critical moment during the Tunisian uprising of early 2011.  This information is analyzed in the report Howard, Philip N., and Aiden Duffy, Deen Freelon, Muzammil Hussain, Will Mari, and Marwa Mazaid. “Opening Closed Regimes: What Was the […]

Data Share:  Logged Number of Tweets on #egypt, by Location
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Data Share: Logged Number of Tweets on #egypt, by Location

Here are the aggregated numbers for daily tweets of #egypt at a critical moment during the Egyptian uprising of early 2011.  This information is analyzed in the report Howard, Philip N., and Aiden Duffy, Deen Freelon, Muzammil Hussain, Will Mari, and Marwa Mazaid. “Opening Closed Regimes: What Was the Role of Social Media During […]