Agenda-setters and “framing contestants” have been fighting in a new hot battlefield, Twitter, to promote their agenda and make others see the events through the lenses they offer.
Attribution of responsibility and blame are important topics in political science especially as individuals tend to think of political issues in terms of questions of responsibility, and as blame carries far more weight in voting behavior than that of credit.
This book by Salganik answers some important empirical research methods questions in computational social science.
I recently defended my PhD proposal entitled “Collective Stress in the Digital Age” (here is my paper).
**EDIT** : Ran the analysis on district (ilce) level data and updated the transition diagram accordingly.
DD-CSS is an open source project and a web application that facilitates data collection from social media and provides tools for data analysis.