Multi-Party Media Partisanship Attention Score. Estimating Partisan Attention of News Media Sources Using Twitter Data in the Lead-up to 2018 Italian Election

Fabio Giglietto, Nicola Righetti, Giada Marino, Luca Rossi

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The ongoing radical transformations in communication ecosystems have brought up concerns about the risks of partisan selective exposure and ideological polarization.
Traditionally, partisan selective exposure is measured by cross-tabulating survey responses to questions on vote intentions and media consumption. This process is expensive, limits the number of news outlets taken into account and is prone to the typical biases of self-reported data. Building upon previous works and with a specific focus on the online media...
Original languageEnglish
JournalComunicazione Politica
Pages (from-to)85-108
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2019

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