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Comparing Gender Homophily among the Multilayer Media Social Networks of Face-to-Face, Instant Messenger and Social Networking Services: A Case Study of a High School Classroom

Naoki Maejima
2020 Connections  
Overall, this study implies that considering offline or online alone may cause misunderstanding regarding homophily in organizations because the observed strength of homophily effects depends on whether  ...  For this study, I conducted a mixed-method research in a high school in rural Japan.  ...  Acknowledgments This research received a grant from GUSHINKAI FOUNDATION, 2016-2017.  ... 
doi:10.21307/connections-2019.014 fatcat:r3glfglbdredroxvhseesczqvu

The Homophily Principle in Social Network Analysis [article]

Kazi Zainab Khanam, Gautam Srivastava, Vijay Mago
2020 arXiv   pre-print
In recent years, social media has become a ubiquitous and integral part of social networking.  ...  One of the major attentions made by social researchers is the tendency of like-minded people to interact with one another in social groups, a concept which is known as Homophily.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We would like to thank the reviewers for their helpful comments on our work. This work is supported by Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).  ... 
arXiv:2008.10383v1 fatcat:3bdyhujsyjfmbjd7galcgccx3y

Guest editorial: content, concept and context mining in social media

Heng Tao Shen, Xian-Sheng Hua, Jiebo Luo, Vincent Oria
2011 World wide web (Bussum)  
., titled "A Study of Homophily on Social Media", studies the homophily issue in existing sociology literature on social media and proposes a systematic approach by studying three online social media sites  ...  The results reveal that the influence of interest-based homophily is not a very strong leading factor for constructing new ties in social media sites.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11280-011-0142-4 fatcat:lzq4xr5lwzecjdtikt3kbc7sjm

The role of homophily in the emergence of opinion controversies [article]

F. Gargiulo, Y. Gandica
2017 arXiv   pre-print
A commonly diffused idea is the fact that the increasing of homophily in social networks, due to the modern ICT, can be a driving force for opinion polariation.  ...  Understanding the emergence of strong controversial issues in modern societies is a key issue in opinion studies.  ...  Here we show that, on the contrary, the presence of homophily in social networks over a media dominated system, plays a central role in the recomposition of a strong opponent cluster, leading to the final  ... 
arXiv:1612.05483v3 fatcat:cbnveq2kevftllbkbn7uowuvly

Life course similarities on social networking sites

T. Dávid-Barrett, I. Behncke Izquierdo, J. Carney, K. Nowak, J. Launay, A. Rotkirch
2016 Advances in Life Course Research  
Dyadic social relations are known to exhibit homophily -attraction and bonding between similar individuals -and recent studies have detected homophily also on the social network level.  ...  Here, we investigate whether social media networks exhibit signs of homophily with regards to life stages.  ...  Thus a classic study on homophily in social networks (McPherson et al., 2001) mentions similarity in "family roles" only in passing.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.alcr.2016.04.002 fatcat:fb2jhvsqjbabtihgwm23wyloau

Mechanisms and Attributes of Echo Chambers in Social Media [article]

Bohan Jiang, Mansooreh Karami, Lu Cheng, Tyler Black, Huan Liu
2021 arXiv   pre-print
We illustrate each mechanism and attribute in a multi-perspective of sociology, psychology, and social computing with recent case studies.  ...  We then depict common attributes of echo chambers with a focus on the diffusion of misinformation, spreading of conspiracy theory, creation of social trends, political polarization, and emotional contagion  ...  media: (1) Echo chambers are a network of users in social media; (2) the content shared in that network is one-sided and very similar in the stance and opinion on different topics; and (3) outside voices  ... 
arXiv:2106.05401v3 fatcat:eiujar52j5gwjcmadd6iz2sy3i

Empirical Assessment and Characterization of Homophily in Classes of Hate Speeches

Seema Nagar, Sameer Gupta, C. S. Bahushruth, Ferdous A. Barbhuiya, Kuntal Dey
2021 AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence  
In this paper, we investigate homophily in hate speech generation on social media platforms.  ...  Homophily plays a significant role in information diffusion, sustenance of online guilds, contagion in product adoption, the emergence of topics, and life-cycle on social networks.  ...  Subsequently, (De Choudhury et al. 2010 ) study the role of homophily in the diffusion of information on social networks.  ... 
dblp:conf/aaai/NagarGBBD21 fatcat:466ikuowlvfpdk2nyxpx3kwdsu

Credibility of climate change denial in social media

Abhishek Samantray, Paolo Pin
2019 Palgrave Communications  
Public perception about the reality of climate change has remained polarized and propagation of fake information on social media can be a potential cause.  ...  Therefore, we study a model of polarization of beliefs in social networks that accounts for credibility of propagating information in addition to homophily in communication.  ...  Acknowledgements PP acknowledges funding from the Italian Ministry of Education Progetti di Rilevante Interesse Nazionale (PRIN) grants 2015592CTH and 2017ELHNNJ.  ... 
doi:10.1057/s41599-019-0344-4 fatcat:fy3o752jzzhgtoecsw25f4mnhu

The Role of Homophily in the Emergence of Opinion Controversies

Floriana Gargiulo, Yerali Gandica
2017 Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation  
Social networks and social media are nowadays the backbone of the di usion of controversial subjects.  ...  A commonly di used idea is the fact that the increasing of homophily in social networks, due to the modern ICT, can be a driving force for opinion polarization.  ...  Here we show that, on the contrary, the presence of homophily in social networks over a media dominated system, plays a central role in the recomposition of a strong opponent cluster, leading to the final  ... 
doi:10.18564/jasss.3448 fatcat:edr6alejr5bchirv4i5majqbny

Collaborative Friendship Networks in Online Healthcare Communities: An Exponential Random Graph Model Analysis [chapter]

Xiaolong Song, Shan Jiang, Xianbin Yan, Hsinchun Chen
2014 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
This study provides insights for improving website design to help foster close relationship among patients and deepen levels of engagement.  ...  the likelihood of collaborative friendship formation.  ...  Compared to other forms of social relationships in online context, virtual friendship in health social media is created based on a common goal that patients collaborate in expectation of positive changes  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-08416-9_8 fatcat:z3w6tuuyyzhnxe7rb2ganb7nou

First Impression Formation Based on Valenced Self-Disclosure in Social Media Profiles

Yuren Qin, Hichang Cho, Pengxiang Li, Lianshan Zhang
2021 Frontiers in Psychology  
This study aims to understand how the valence of self-disclosure (operationalized as the dominantly positive vs. balanced vs. dominantly negative social media posts of a future collaborator) influences  ...  first impression formation on social media.  ...  on their self-disclosure information on their social media profiles.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2021.656365 fatcat:6pnuhgt5yndkvjk4hpiahdmij4

Purity Homophily in Social Networks - Invited Talk

Morteza Dehghani
2016 Proceedings of the 7th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment and Social Media Analysis  
His work investigates properties of cognition by using documents of the social discourse, such as narratives, social media, transcriptions of speeches and news articles, in conjunction to behavioral studies  ...  In this talk, I will present a series of experiments (both large-scale, observational social-media analyses and behavioral lab experiments) that investigate which types of moral similarities influence  ...  His work investigates properties of cognition by using documents of the social discourse, such as narratives, social media, transcriptions of speeches and news articles, in conjunction to behavioral studies  ... 
doi:10.18653/v1/w16-0405 dblp:conf/wassa/Dehghani16 fatcat:5jm2o4mivje4novqpvftbli4ia

Do Similar Brands 'Like' Each Other? An Investigation of Homophily Among Brands' Social Networks on Facebook

Mohammad Hatim Abuljadail, Gi Woong Yun, Saeed Ali Badghish
2019 International Journal of Marketing Studies  
Although status homophily in general played a role, geographical proximity was not a strong factor compared to previous reports on social network analysis.  ...  However, value homophily was a strong factor in brands’ network in Saudi Arabia for some brands in the absence of status homophily network.  ...  ijms.ccsenet.org International Journal of Marketing Studies Vol. 11, No. 3; 2019  ... 
doi:10.5539/ijms.v11n3p63 fatcat:ie7n7zyednd4fblg6p2w5654lu

Offline Brand Outcomes of Instagram: Do Cognitive Network and Self-congruity Matter?

Phang Ing @ Grace, Goh Yee Shien
2019 Asian Journal of Business and Accounting  
Of the three perceived homophily (attitude homophily, status homophily and morality homophily), findings show that morality homophily is the stronger predictor for social tie strength among consumers and  ...  social network structure on Instagram.  ...  (consumption of brands on social media) compared to inconspicuous products (Sirgy & Su, 2000) .  ... 
doi:10.22452/ajba.vol12no2.10 fatcat:twawgcjrufbwrffcwgojtf2qzm

Knowledge Sharing Among Tourists via Social Media: A Comparison Between Facebook and TripAdvisor

Shintaro Okazaki, Luisa Andreu, Sara Campo
2016 The international journal of tourism research  
The effects of homophily on social interaction ties and on shared vision were statistically greater in TripAdvisor than in Facebook. Homophily did not affect trust in either media.  ...  We propose a structural model that connects an antecedent (homophily) and a consequence ( knowledge sharing through posting) of these main dimensions of social capital.  ...  In an online context, several studies have focused on social capital as a driver of knowledge sharing.  ... 
doi:10.1002/jtr.2090 fatcat:fltnlvjde5a4dhozihbreubjyy
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