• The Production and Detection of Bots

    17 February 2018

    Authors: Philip Howard

    Abstract Political bots are manipulating public opinion over major social networking applications. This project enables a new team of social and information scientists to investigate the impact of automated scripts, ... Read More The Production and Detection of Bots

  • Computational Propaganda

    17 February 2018

    Authors: Philip Howard

    Abstract Social media can have an impressive impact on civic engagement and political discourse. Yet increasingly we find political actors using digital media and automated scripts for social control. ... Read More Computational Propaganda

  • Activities

    16 February 2018

    Authors: Philip Howard

    Computational Propaganda Social media can have an impressive impact on civic engagement and political discourse. Yet increasingly we find political actors using digital media and automated scripts for social ... Read More Activities

  • Misinformation, Science and Media

    14 January 2018

    Authors:

    Abstract In this new, three-year programme, researchers from the Oxford Internet Institute and the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism will examine the interplay between systematic misinformation campaigns, ... Read More Misinformation, Science and Media