Tag Archives: theory

It’s Gone Viral!

It’s Gone Viral!

How should we think about the viral spread of information in the digital age? In this graduate research post, Peng Wenxuan explores what Chinese microblogs and messaging services might tell us about new forms of communication.

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The Politics of Digital Tools

The Politics of Digital Tools

This video picks up on a debate I recently participated in at Leiden University, during the Leiden Global Day on 27 November 2014, where we discussed the complex factors that shape how we use digital tools in our societies today.

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What’s in a methodology?

What’s in a methodology?

What is the difference between a methodology and a method? Where does a methodology section go in an academic paper? Read this post for practical tips on how to improve this fundamental part of your academic work.

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