REIMAGINING SWEARING EFFECTS ONLINE: THE USE OF SWEARWORDS IN NEWS AUDIENCE COMMENTING

  • K. Hazel Kwon Arizona State University
  • Daegon Cho POSTECH, S. Korea

Abstract

The aim of this study is to explore swearing effects on online public perceptions of other audiences’ comments, with a focus on swearing effects in interplay with anonymity and topical difference (political vs. non-political) on the volume of public attention (total votes received by a comment) and perceptional valence (a difference between positive and negative votes).

Published
2015-10-31
How to Cite
Kwon, K. H., & Cho, D. (2015). REIMAGINING SWEARING EFFECTS ONLINE: THE USE OF SWEARWORDS IN NEWS AUDIENCE COMMENTING. AoIR Selected Papers of Internet Research, 5. https://doi.org/10.5210/spir.v5i0.8816
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