McMenemy, D. and Poulter, A. and O'Loan, S. (2005) A robust methodology for investigating old firm sectarianism online. International Journal of Web-Based Communities, 1 (4). pp. 488-503. ISSN 1477-8394Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
This paper discusses a methodology for investigating sectarianism on the internet as evidenced primarily through the support of two football clubs, Glasgow Celtic and Glasgow Rangers, better known as the Old Firm. The historical background to sectarianism and theoretical background to online hate are discussed, and a robust methodology for investigation is proposed.
|Keywords:||online communities, social conflict, sectarianism, hate-speech, football, Scotland, internet, Religion, Communication, Software, Computer Networks and Communications, Education|
|Subjects:||Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > Religion|
|Department:||Faculty of Science > Computer and Information Sciences|
|Depositing user:||Strathprints Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||01 Mar 2007|
|Last modified:||22 Mar 2017 09:21|