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Episode 338: Examining how far technology has changed social discourse

Why do certain social media platforms encourage bad social behaviors?

Cell Phones and Bad Behavior AZSCI Cell phones give users immediate access to intense debates and discussions.
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Episode 338: Examining how far technology has changed social discourse

This episode is supported by the The Research Corporation for Science Advancement.
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University of Arizona social scientist Yotam Shmargad

University of Arizona social scientist Yotam Shmargad is studying incivility and toxic language online. He's curious about why certain social media platforms drive more poisonous discussion than others.

Yotam Shmargad spoke with Leslie Tolbert, Ph. D Regents professor emerita in Neuroscience at the University of Arizona.

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