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Microblogging macrochallenges for repositories

Field, Adam and Carr, Leslie (2012) Microblogging macrochallenges for repositories At Open Repositories 2012. 7th International Conference on Open Repositories (OR2012), United Kingdom. 09 - 13 Jul 2012. 4 pp.

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The Web offers social scientists and other researchers unprecedented data resources for primary empirical research and for the development of analytical and methodological skills. The ubiquity of confessional interviews across the mass media offers instant access to people’s everyday lives and thoughts. Reflecting on these developments, Savage and Burrows (2007) insist that academic researchers should engage seriously with the digital data that are produced outside the academy and that this data poses fundamental challenges for sociological practice.

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e-pub ahead of print date: July 2012
Published date: July 2012
Venue - Dates: Open Repositories 2012. 7th International Conference on Open Repositories (OR2012), United Kingdom, 2012-07-09 - 2012-07-13
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Organisations: Web & Internet Science


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ORCID for Leslie Carr: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 19 Sep 2012 10:40
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 05:26

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Author: Adam Field
Author: Leslie Carr ORCID iD

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