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The Geometry of Information Cocoon: Analyzing the Cultural Space with Word Embedding Models

@article{Xu2020TheGO,
  title={The Geometry of Information Cocoon: Analyzing the Cultural Space with Word Embedding Models},
  author={Huimin Xu and Zhi-Cong Chen and Ruiqi Li and Chengjun Wang},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2020},
  volume={abs/2007.10083}
}
Accompanied by the development of digital media, the threat of information cocoon has become a significant issue. However, little is known about the measure of information cocoon as a cultural space and its relationship with social class. This study addresses this problem by constructing the cultural space with word embedding models and random shuffling methods among three large-scale digital media use datasets. In the light of field theory of cultural production, we investigate the information… Expand
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