When Location Does Not Matter: Membership And Networking In Online Communities Of Software Developers
Sociology. SOC. Высшая школа экономики , 2014. No. WP BRP 57/SOC/2014.
Following the discussion on the role of Internet in the formation of ties across space, this paper seeks to supplement recent findings on location-dependent preferential attachment online. For this purpose, instead of looking at egonetworks, we look at networks of online communities specifically aimed at development of location-independent ties. The paper focuses on professional communities of software developers. The data are obtained automatically from the VKontakte social networking site. Evidence suggests that membership, friendship, commenting and liking ties are overwhelmingly cross-city
Медиамистификация посредством пранкинга и троллинга: социологический взгляд на медиаэкологическую проблему
, Известия высших учебных заведений. Социология. Экономика. Политика 2018 № 2 С. 54-61
The article provides a sociological substantiation of the phenomenon of media mystification by means of pranking and trolling. The study is based on the analysis of the correlation between the strategies of media representation of the consequences of a fire in the SEC “Zimn’aya Vishn’a” in Kemerovo and the reactions of the audience to information. ...
Added: September 17, 2018
, Schools are segregated by educational outcomes in the digital space / Cornell University. Series Computer Science "arxiv.org". 2018.
The Internet provides students with a unique opportunity to connect and maintain social ties with peers from other schools, irrespective of how far they are from each other. However, little is known about the real structure of such online relationships. In this paper, we investigate the structure of interschool friendship on a popular social networking ...
Added: November 6, 2018
, , Дружеские сети студентов: факторы формирования и основные характеристики / Высшая школа экономики. Серия WP10 "Научные доклады Института институциональных исследований". 2014. № 1.
We consider the structure of social network of university students, and analyze factors that lead to the network formation. Using the data from student survey and administrative information, we estimate econometric models that assume homophily and propinquity effect on the likelihood of being friends. Specifically, we estimate linear probability models with and without fixed effects, ...
Added: December 26, 2014
, , Женщина в российском обществе 2018 № 3 С. 74-84
The article presents the results of the research aimed at the study of the practices of women’s blogging as a form of entrepreneurial activity. The main method of the research is qualitative (interpretative) content analysis. The object of the analysis is the content of women's blogs on the side of using it to generate income. ...
Added: February 27, 2018
“Homeland-Rooted” or Acquired in the Receiving Society: How Does the Composition of Migrants’ “Co-Ethnic” Ties Affect Their Patterns of Integration?
, , Journal of International Migration and Integration 2021 No. 22 P. 347-368
Contributing to literature on composition of social ties of migrants, this article argues that “co-ethnic” ties, often included into analysis as a homogeneous entity, are either the ones obtained in the sending society, thus connecting a migrant to his relatives and neighbors from the community of origin, or the ones acquired in the receiving society ...
Added: June 7, 2021
, , Journal of Research in Applied Linguistics 2019 Vol. 10 P. 64-79
The paper considers studying the perception and assessment of media content in the Russian-language social networks, analyzing the causes that affect the perception and distribution of network content. The importance of language learning and communication in Russian-language social networks, and problems of content effectiveness is determined by the growth in the number and activity of ...
Added: October 23, 2019
, , et al., М.: [б.и.], 2018
В статье представлены материалы исследования, направленного на выявление психологических особенностей современных подростков по материалам их самопрезентации в социальных сетях. В фокусе исследования оказались содержание и динамика изменения аккаунтов подростков в социальной сети Вконтакте. Исследование показало, что для подростков важно, чтобы содержание профиля соответствовало их актуальным (сегодняшним) переживаниям. Пользователи возвращаются к ранее созданному контенту, вносят в ...
Added: January 25, 2018
, Экономическая социология 2011 Т. 12 № 5 С. 30-53
The book “Into the Red: The Birth of the Credit Card Market in Postcommunist Russia” by Alya Guseva explores the emergence of the credit card industry in Russia and discusses the demand creation process for absolutely new product. The research is based both on the written sources and on interviews and archival data collected in ...
Added: July 14, 2017
, , , Friendship And Study Assistance Ties Of University Students / Высшая школа экономики. Series SOC "Sociology". 2014. No. WP BRP 37/SOC/2014.
We analyze the characteristics of the social networks of students studying in the economics department in one Russian university. We focus on student friendship and study assistance ties and demonstrate how these networks are connected with the individual characteristics of students and their peers. We find that the probability of a tie existing is explained ...
Added: March 26, 2014
The book studies the existing and potential connections between Social Network Analysis (SNA) and Formal Concept Analysis (FCA) by showing how standard SNA techniques, usually based on graph theory, can be supplemented by FCA methods, which rely on lattice theory. The book presents contributions to the following areas: acquisition of terminological knowledge from social networks, knowledge ...
Added: December 17, 2017
, Review of Central and East European Law 2021 Vol. 46 No. 2 P. 265-295
Little is known about the motives of lawyers who provide free legal assistance in countries that lack both a developed professional community and developed institutions related to the rule of law. Based on a survey of 3,317 criminal defense lawyers (advokaty) in 35 regions of Russia, we analyze the provision of two types of free ...
Added: June 2, 2021
, , et al., М.: Православный Свято-Тихоновский гуманитарный университет, 2015
В сборнике представлен ряд статей, выполненных в рамках работы иссле- довательского семинара «Социология религии» Православного Свято- Тихоновского гуманитарного университета. Подборка материалов охватывает широкий круг тем: религиозная социализация, влияние религии на рождае- мость, эффекты деятельности конфессиональныого университета, социальная сеть православной общины, социальный капитал приходов РПЦ, социальная деятельность церкви, эффекты религиозности в ценностно-нормативной сфере и ряд других. ...
Added: March 10, 2016
ОЦЕНКА ПСИХОЛОГИЧЕСКОГО СОСТОЯНИЯ ОБЩЕСТВА В УСЛОВИЯХ ИНФОДЕМИИ ПОСРЕДСТВОМ АНАЛИЗА СОЦИАЛЬНЫХ СЕТЕЙ: ОБЗОР ЗАРУБЕЖНЫХ ПУБЛИКАЦИЙ
, , Общество. Среда. Развитие (Terra Humana) 2020 № 2 С. 28-39
The article provides an overview of studies by foreign authors published between December 2019 and April 2020 on the topic of disseminating information about the new coronavirus infection COVID-19 on social networks. The authors consider the ratio of reliable and false information in social media against the backdrop of a pandemic. Scientists from China, as ...
Added: July 17, 2020
, Вестник Московского городского педагогического университета. Серия: Педагогика и психология 2017 № 1 С. 65-77
In the article the author considers availability and features of use of personal mobile devices and network technologies by schoolchildren of different ages, living in various parts of Russia. The author discusses the possibility of using modern technologies in tea- ching and special relevance of such practices for rural schools. The view on the modern ...
Added: June 20, 2017
, Этнографическое обозрение 2012 № 3 С. 105-117
The article discusses the phenomenon of interconnected glocal hospitality communities which have recently spread over the world in the context of the internet development and cultural globalization processes. It focuses on a typical community of users of CouchSurfi ng.org, a major social hospitality network in St. Petersburg. The author argues that, in the framework of ...
Added: August 31, 2012
, , Informatica 2012 Vol. 36 No. 2 P. 121-130
The paper grounds the necessity of much earlier socialization of children in the Internet age. The main goal is to make children (including teenagers) be aware of possible social consequences of their misuse of information and communication technologies, in particular, of the cell telephones and the Internet. An original method of early forming the cognitive ...
Added: November 20, 2012
This volume provides new insights into the functioning of organizational, managerial and market societies. Multilevel analysis and social network analysis are described and the authors show how they can be combined in developing the theory, methods and empirical applications of the social sciences. This book maps out the development of multilevel reasoning and shows how ...
Added: September 21, 2016
, , Scientometrics 2021 Vol. 126 No. 4 P. 3593-3620
This paper presents the analysis of journals publishing articles on Social Network Analysis (SNA). The dataset consists of articles from the Web of Science database obtained by searching for “social network*”, works intensively cited, written by the most prominent authors, and published in the main SNA journals up to July 2018. There were 8,943 journals ...
Added: December 5, 2018
, , Мониторинг общественного мнения: Экономические и социальные перемены 2018 № 6 С. 183-200
The papers analyzing modern emigration intentions of Russians and their fulfillment are not numerous. One of the reasons behind that is the lack of reliable statistical data concerning persons who leave their home country and do not notify the registration body of their departure for the new place of residence. However they are great in ...
Added: April 16, 2019
, , , Прикладная эконометрика 2014 № 34(2) С. 80-94
We estimate the correlation between student’s choice of specialization and the choices of the students connected by social ties. We use data on students of Economics department at one of the Russian universities and show that the choice is linked with the choice of friends as well as study assistants. The strongest effect is produced ...
Added: June 16, 2014
, , , Городские исследования и практики 2020 Т. 4 № 1 С. 88-104
There are two factors that are generally considered key in the formation of social networks. One is homophily or the tendency of similar individuals to connect with each and the other is geographical proximity. The roles of homophily and proximity, however, are rarely compared. This means that there are no good estimates of the relative ...
Added: November 9, 2020
Expression of Psychological Distress on Instagram Using Hashtags in Russian and English: A Comparative Analysis
, , et al., Sage Open 2018 P. 1-9
*Реализация соц. сети Instagram запрещена на территории России по основаниям осуществления экстремистской деятельности People have been using images to express ideas, share stories, and communicate since early history. The advent of social media has made sharing images an important part of everyday life. Among other things, social networks can be used to express psychological distress; however, ...
Added: February 18, 2019
Effects of a social network HIV/STD prevention intervention for MSM in Russia and Hungary: a randomized controlled trial.
, , et al., AIDS 2015 Vol. 29 No. 5 P. 583-593
OBJECTIVE: To test a novel social network HIV risk-reduction intervention for MSM in Russia and Hungary, where same-sex behavior is stigmatized and men may best be reached through their social network connections. DESIGN: A two-arm trial with 18 sociocentric networks of MSM randomized to the social network intervention or standard HIV/STD testing/counseling. SETTING: St. Petersburg, Russia and Budapest, Hungary. PARTICIPANTS: Eighteen 'seeds' ...
Added: September 12, 2017
Formation of homophily in academic performance: Students change their friends rather than performance
, , Plos One 2017 Vol. 12 No. 8 P. 1-16
Homophily, the tendency of individuals to associate with others who share similar traits, has been identified as a major driving force in the formation and evolution of social ties. In many cases, it is not clear if homophily is the result of a socialization process, where individuals change their traits according to the dominance of ...
Added: August 31, 2017