A Critical Appraisal of Diversity in Digital Knowledge Production: Segregated Inclusion of Knowledge Producers on YouTub
STS Lunch Seminar with Kaiping Chen
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Diversity of knowledge production is a key challenge that science communication is facing. Despite extensive works showing how diversity has been undermined in offline science communication, little is known about whether social media can afford or hinder diversity for science communication. This paper addresses this gap by examining profile and network diversities of knowledge producers on a popular social media platform—YouTube.....