Samantha Shorey

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IJOC: Automation, Big Data and Politics: A Research Review

We review the great variety of critical scholarship on algorithms, automation, and big data in areas of contemporary life both to document where there has been robust scholarship and to contribute to existing scholarship by identifying gaps in our research agenda. We identify five domains ...

2016-10-15T04:42:24+00:00 October 15th, 2016|Academic Articles, Journal Special Issues|

Creativity and Critique: Gap Analysis of Support for Critical Research on Big Data

We define big data as large amounts of information, collected about many people, over multiple devices. We define critical big data research as efforts to demonstrate how flaws—ethical or methodological—in the collection and use and of big have implications for social inequality. There are many critical ...

2016-07-12T11:35:38+00:00 July 12th, 2016|Working Papers & Data Memos|