A Tale of Two Blogospheres : Discursive Practices on the Left and Right 1 March

@inproceedings{Benkler2010ATO,
  title={A Tale of Two Blogospheres : Discursive Practices on the Left and Right 1 March},
  author={Yochai Benkler and Aaron Shaw},
  year={2010}
}
Discussions of the political effects of the Internet and networked discourse tend to presume consistent patterns of technological adoption and use within a given society. Consistent with this assumption, previous empirical studies of the United States political blogosphere have found evidence that the left and right are relatively symmetric in terms of various forms of linking behavior despite their ideological polarization. In this paper, we revisit these findings by comparing the practices of… CONTINUE READING
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