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Research Association 2012 annual conference: Blurring the boundaries: New Social Media, New Social Science (NSMNSS)

Vol. 55 No. 3, 2013 p.461–464

Grant Blank

These conference notes from the Research Association 2012 annual conference look at the advantages and disadvantages of using data from social media and the ethical implications associated with the practice. They suggest that there will be more social media data used in research in the future but development of theories that would use this data usefully is necessary.

 

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