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I may require shaming or even shunning: Twitter and the public discourse

I may require shaming or even shunning: Twitter and the public discourse

Twitter has been central to a number of controversial cases that have tested the definitions and the limits of academic freedom. The brevity and compression of tweets means that they exist outside of any fixed context and they are therefore very frequently totally ambiguous. What seems very provocative or even outrageous to one reader may […] … learn more→