Explosive connections? Mass media, social media, and the geography of collective violence in African states

@article{Warren2015ExplosiveCM,
  title={Explosive connections? Mass media, social media, and the geography of collective violence in African states},
  author={T. Camber Warren},
  journal={Journal of Peace Research},
  year={2015},
  volume={52},
  pages={297 - 311}
}
  • T. C. Warren
  • Published 11 February 2015
  • Geography, Psychology
  • Journal of Peace Research
Growing evidence indicates that the diffusion of information and communication technologies (ICTs) can substantially alter the contours of collective violence in developing nations. However, empirical investigations of such effects have generally been hampered by an inability to systematically measure geographic variation in ICT penetration, across multiple technologies and multiple countries. In this article, I show that geo-referenced household surveys can be used to estimate subnational… Expand

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