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Published: 22 November 2018

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780190931414

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Computational Propaganda

Political Parties, Politicians, and Political Manipulation on Social Media

Edited by Samuel C. Woolley and Philip N. Howard

Oxford Studies in Digital Politics

  • Based on a study of global computational propaganda conducted at Oxford University
  • Examines computational propaganda across a wide array of countries, social media platforms, and political processes
  • Compares older styles of propaganda to the use of bots that mimic human behavior in order to distribute misleading information and influence public opinion