Which politicians receive abuse? Four factors illuminated in the UK general election 2019
EPJ Data Science, pp. 1-20, 2020.
UK general election Online abuse Cyber-bullying Twitter Politics
The 2019 UK general election took place against a background of rising online hostility levels toward politicians, and concerns about the impact of this on democracy, as a record number of politicians cited the abuse they had been receiving as a reason for not standing for re-election. We present a four-factor framework in understanding w...More
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