Learning in the wild: Understanding networked ties in Reddit

Marc Esteve Del Valle, Anatoliy Gruzd, Priya Kumar, Sarah Gilbert

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    Abstract

    In this chapter we study informal learning processes occurring in Reddit. We provide empirical evidence of what factors may explain the formation of ties among the users of two online communities on Reddit (AskStatistics and AskSocialScience).
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationMobility, Data and Learner Agency in Networked Learning
    EditorsN.B. Dohn, P. Jandrić, Th. Ryberg, M. de Laat
    Place of PublicationCham
    PublisherSpringer
    Chapter4
    Pages51-68
    Number of pages18
    ISBN (Electronic)978-3-030-36911-8
    ISBN (Print)978-3-030-36910-1
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2020

    Publication series

    NameResearch in Networked Learning

    Keywords

    • Social Media
    • Networked Learning
    • Reddit
    • Social Networks

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