CASBS Webcast featuring Nilam Ram, Byron Reeves, Abby Smith Rumsey, and Maryanne Wolf in conversation with John Markoff.
How a country's pursuit of order, or "stability," turned an effort to alleviate poverty into a tool of surveillance and repression.Research by Jennifer Pan
Ordinary Americans increasingly dislike and distrust those from the other partyResearch by Shanto Iyengar
Discovering the Fabric of Supportive Conversations: A Typology of Speaking Turns and Their ContingenciesResearch by Nilam Ram
How AR social interaction changes task performance, nonverbal behavior, and social connection with other physically co-located people.Research by Jeremy Bailenson
An end-to-end system for capturing and analyzing the “screenome” of life in media.Research by Byron Reeves
Climate is taking on a growing role for voters.Research by Jon Krosnick
Computational journalism promises to lower the cost of investigative journalism and increase demand among readers.Research by James Hamilton
These 526 voters represent all of America. And they spent a weekend together.Research by James Fishkin
Why fake news about coronovirus is appealing (and how to avoid it).Research by Jeff Hancock
Surveillance-based for-profit media such as Facebook are creating new relationships between the arts, the corporation, and their respective publics.Research by Fred Turner
A process-oriented approach to respecting privacy in the context of mobile phone tracking.Research by Gabriella Harari
In the Department of Communication, we study the ways that communication techniques and technologies shape who we are, how we govern ourselves, and what kinds of cultures we inhabit.
2020-21 academic year
Columbia University’s Sociology of Algorithms workshop panel featuring Angèle Christin, Sarah Brayne, Andrew Guthrie Ferguson, and Kristian Lum with Gil Eyal.
Lecturer Janine Zacharia says the information environment you reside in shapes — and often mirrors — your personal worldview. And most Trump voters inhabit an information ecosystem dominated by Fox News.
Participants in Prof. James Fishkin’s America in One Room experiment were asked what they think about the 2020 presidential election.
In this APA Speaking of Psychology podcast, Prof. Jon Krosnick discusses the psychological forces at play when people decide whether to vote and whom to vote for.
Research by Prof. Shanto Iyengar and colleague shows that negativity polarizes party members and alienates moderates.
In this FSI Stanford video, Prof. Jennifer Pan discusses her longitudinal study of Chinese students in the U.S.