Activism via attention: interpretable spatiotemporal learning to forecast protest activities
EPJ Data Science, pp. 1-26, 2019.
The diffusion of new information and communication technologies—social media in particular—has played a key role in social and political activism in recent decades. In this paper, we propose a theory-motivated, spatiotemporal learning approach, ActAttn, that leverages social movement theories and a deep learning framework to examine the r...More
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