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Science and Ethnicity: How Ethnicities Shape the Evolution of Computer Science Research Community

  title={Science and Ethnicity: How Ethnicities Shape the Evolution of Computer Science Research Community},
  author={Zhaohui Wu and Dayu Yuan and Pucktada Treeratpituk and C. Lee Giles},
Globalization and the world wide web has resulted in academia and science being an international and multicultural community forged by researchers and scientists with different ethnicities. How ethnicity shapes the evolution of membership, status and interactions of the scientific community, however, is not well understood. This is due to the difficulty of ethnicity identification at the large scale. We use name ethnicity classification as an indicator of ethnicity. Based on automatic name… Expand
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