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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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Learning from Online News

David Tewksbury and Jason Rittenberg.

in News on the Internet

March 2012; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; US Politics. 5718 words.

This chapter examines what people learn from online news and how. It first reviews research that looks into how people learn from the news before discussing how consumption of news found on...

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Selecting News Online

David Tewksbury and Jason Rittenberg.

in News on the Internet

March 2012; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; US Politics. 9160 words.

This chapter discusses the concept of audience selectivity, with particular reference to the extent with which news audiences focus their Internet time on the news. It first explains...

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Online Portals and Exchanges

Vince Stehle.

in New Frontiers of Philanthropy

July 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics. 7465 words.

This chapter discusses the emergence of a new class of philanthropic services—online social-purpose portals and exchanges—which use the Internet to provide individuals and organizations...

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Offline and Online News Content

David Tewksbury and Jason Rittenberg.

in News on the Internet

March 2012; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; US Politics. 9341 words.

This chapter focuses on how online news is generated and presented. It compares the content of online news with that created for the offline media (for example, newspapers, radio and...

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Online Communities and Political Mobilization

Jessica L. Beyer.

in Expect Us

August 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics. 10052 words.

Chapter 1 articulates the central research question, outlines the argument in the book, explains the four cases, and unpacks major concepts. It articulates the argument that key structural...

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The Search for Connection Online

Sarah C. Bishop.

in Undocumented Storytellers

February 2019; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics. 10396 words.

This chapter takes a close look at immigrant activism online. Because many undocumented immigrants are prohibited from higher education and professional employment, much of their narrative...

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“Online Tools for Offline Action” Neo-Federated Political Associations

David Karpf.

in The MoveOn Effect

May 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics. 10548 words.

The most common criticism of netroots advocacy associations is that they engage in “clicktivism,” mobilizing large online publics to engage in simple online actions, with little real-world...

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Online News Consumption in the United States and Ideological Extremism

Kenneth M. Winneg, Daniel M. Butler, Saar Golde, Darwin W. Miller and Norman H. Nie.

in The Oxford Handbook of Political Communication

August 2017; p ublished online July 2014 .

Article. Subjects: US Politics; Political Behaviour. 5502 words.

In an earlier study, the authors found evidence that supported a framework predicting that consumers of Internet news sources held more extreme political views and were interested in more...

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Online News Consumption in the United States and Ideological Extremism

Kenneth M. Winneg, Daniel M. Butler, Saar Golde, Darwin W. Miller and Norman H. Nie.

in The Oxford Handbook of Political Communication

August 2017; p ublished online July 2014 .

Article. Subjects: US Politics; Political Behaviour. 5502 words.

In an earlier study, the authors found evidence that supported a framework predicting that consumers of Internet news sources held more extreme political views and were interested in more...

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Don’t Think of an Online Elephant

David Karpf.

in The MoveOn Effect

May 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics. 13525 words.

The first 5 chapters of the book are primarily concerned with left-wing interest groups. This is for the simple reason that there is no right-wing analogue to MoveOn, Democracy for America,...

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How the ANES Used Online Commons Proposals and Pilot Study Reports to Develop Its 2008 Questionnaires

Jon A. Krosnick and Arthur Lupia.

in Improving Public Opinion Surveys

December 2011; p ublished online October 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics. 7159 words.

This chapter describes the manner by which the ANES converted the insights of many people into strong and innovative questionnaires. This description is broken into two stages to reflect...

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Conclusion

David Tewksbury and Jason Rittenberg.

in News on the Internet

March 2012; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; US Politics. 7992 words.

This chapter examines the seeming contradictions of online news and how the online news environment will evolve. It first considers how the news business operates online and how the news is...

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Introduction

David Tewksbury and Jason Rittenberg.

in News on the Internet

March 2012; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; US Politics. 6199 words.

This book focuses on news as presented on the Internet and how it is approached and influenced by audiences online. More specifically, it examines online news with news provided by other...

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News Specialization and Segmentation

David Tewksbury and Jason Rittenberg.

in News on the Internet

March 2012; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; US Politics. 7957 words.

This chapter focuses on breadth of news content and its relationship with audience segments. More specifically, it examines how the content of news on the Internet is tailored to specific...

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Shifting Audiences

David Tewksbury and Jason Rittenberg.

in News on the Internet

March 2012; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; US Politics. 9563 words.

This chapter considers how people use media and become an audience. More specifically, it examines why audiences move from one medium to another and how these shifts affect the business of...

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Fragmentation and Polarization of the Audience

David Tewksbury and Jason Rittenberg.

in News on the Internet

March 2012; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; US Politics. 9982 words.

This chapter looks at how consumption of news online gives rise to audience fragmentation and polarization. It considers the conditions under which audience fragmentation and polarization...

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Information Democratization

David Tewksbury and Jason Rittenberg.

in News on the Internet

March 2012; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; US Politics. 6161 words.

This chapter focuses on the normatively positive implications of how news appears and is consumed online. More specifically, it examines whether the Internet makes democratization of public...

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News on the Internet

David Tewksbury and Jason Rittenberg.

March 2012; p ublished online January 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Comparative Politics; US Politics. 208 pages.

Online news sites play an ever-pervasive role in the daily gathering and flow of political information. Media has always played an intermediary role in the way that citizens receive and...

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Expect Them

Jessica L. Beyer.

in Expect Us

August 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics. 5563 words.

Chapter 6 summarizes the arguments in the book and discusses two central implications of the findings. First, nonpolitical websites and online communities are essential to understanding...

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Terms of Engagement

Meredith Conroy, Jessica T. Feezell and Mario Guerrero.

in Controlling the Message

March 2015; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics. 7037 words.

This chapter examines the extent to which online political participation influences offline political participation. More specifically, it considers how the interactive social networking...

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