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Examining the Concepts, Issues, and Implications of Internet Trolling

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Examining the Concepts, Issues, and Implications of Internet Trolling provides current research on the technical approaches as well as more social and behavioral involvements for gaining a better understanding of internet trolling. This book is useful to researchers, students and practitioners interested in building a share meaning for online community users.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Preface
    1. SOCIAL, LEGAL, AND ETHICAL ISSUES IN INTERNET TROLLING
    2. PSYCHOLOGICAL AND WELLBEING ISSUES IN INTERNET TROLLING
    3. TRUST AND PARTICIPATION ISSUES IN WEB 2.0 SYSTEMS AT RISK OF INTERNET TROLLING
    4. POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS FOR DEALING WITH INTERNET TROLLING
    5. CONCLUSION
  5. Section 1: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues in Internet Trolling
    1. Chapter 1: Ethical Behaviour in Technology-Mediated Communication
      1. INTRODUCTION AND HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE
      2. BACKGROUND AND LITERATURE REVIEW
      3. PROPOSITION DEVELOPMENT
      4. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE IMPLICATIONS
    2. Chapter 2: Codes of Ethics in Discussion Forums
      1. INTRODUCTION
      2. THE ORGANIZATION OF DISCUSSION FORUMS
      3. CODES OF ETHICS IN DISCUSSION FORUMS
      4. THE CONTENT OF ETHICAL CODES FOR DISCUSSION FORUMS
      5. THE ENFORCEMENT OF ETHICAL RULES
      6. A POSSIBLE FRAMEWORK FOR ANALYZING AND DESIGNING ETHICAL RULES FOR PUBLIC DISCUSSION FORUMS
      7. CONCLUSION
    3. Chapter 3: Privacy and Security for Virtual Communities and Social Networks
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RESEARCH FOR SOCIAL NETWORK SITES
      4. THREATS
      5. RECOMMENDATIONS AND COUNTERMEASURES
      6. EXAMPLE OF A PRIVACY-FRIENDLY COMMUNITY SITE
      7. FUTURE TRENDS
      8. CONCLUSION
    4. Chapter 4: Cyber Stalking
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. OFFENDERS AND THEIR BEHAVIOUR
      4. VICTIMS AND THEIR CHARACTERISTICS
      5. SOCIAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL EFFECTS
      6. TECHNICAL APPROACHES FOR AVOIDANCE
      7. PREVENTION STRATEGIES
      8. CONCLUSION
  6. Section 2: Psychological and Wellbeing Issues in Internet Trolling
    1. Chapter 5: Increasing Capital Revenue in Social Networking Communities
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. A CHARACTER THEORY FOR ONLINE COMMUNITIES
      4. A STEREOTYPE THEORY FOR INTERPRETING AVATARS IN ONLINE COMMUNITIES
      5. THE FUTURE OF SOCIAL NETWORKING COMMUNITIES
      6. DISCUSSION
    2. Chapter 6: Moving from Cyber-Bullying to Cyber-Kindness
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RESEARCH METHODS
      4. WHAT STUDENTS, EDUCATORS AND PARENTS SAY ABOUT CYBER-BULLYING
      5. CYBER-KINDNESS: CARING AND RESPECTFUL ONLINE RELATIONSHIPS
      6. TEACHERS: OPINIONS ABOUT CYBER-KINDNESS
      7. ENCOURAGING CYBER-KINDNESS
      8. CONCLUSION AND IMPLICATIONS
    3. Chapter 7: Online Empathy
      1. BACKGROUND AND HYPOTHESIS
      2. THE STUDIES
      3. DISCUSSION
      4. CONCLUSION
    4. Chapter 8: Politeness as a Social Computing Requirement
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. AN INFORMATION DEFINITION OF POLITENESS
      5. SPECIFYING SOFTWARE AGENT POLITENESS
      6. IMPLEMENTATION CASES
      7. FUTURE TRENDS
      8. FUTURE RESEARCH
      9. CONCLUSION
  7. Section 3: Trust and Participation Issues in Web 2.0 Systems at Risk of Internet Trolling
    1. Chapter 9: The Psychology of Trolling and Lurking
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. UNDERSTANDING ONLINE COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION
      4. AN INVESTIGATION INTO DEFRIENDING IN ONLINE COMMUNITIES
      5. REVIEW OF FINDINGS
      6. DISCUSSION
    2. Chapter 10: Negotiating Meaning in a Blog-Based Community
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. METHODS
      5. UNIQUE PROBLEM
      6. SHARED PROBLEMS
      7. COMMUNITY PROBLEMS
      8. DISCUSSION
      9. CONCLUSION
    3. Chapter 11: Social Media (Web 2.0) and Crisis Information
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION: ICTS FOR FORWARD-LOOKING CRISIS MANAGEMENT
      3. THEORY AND PRACTICE: SOCIAL MEDIA (WEB 2.0) IN CRISIS CONTEXTS
      4. CONCLUSION
      5. DISCLAIMER
    4. Chapter 12: A Survey of Trust Use and Modeling in Real Online Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. CATEGORIES OF ONLINE SYSTEMS IN WHICH TRUST IS MODELED AND USED
      4. OPEN CHALLENGES
      5. CONCLUSION
    5. Chapter 13: The Anonymity of the Internet
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. TRUST AND THE INTERNET
      3. TRUST AND E-COMMERCE
      4. HOBBES’S ARGUMENT
      5. HOBBESIAN SOLUTIONS TO THE ANONYMITY PROBLEM
      6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      7. CONCLUSION
  8. Section 4: Possible Solutions for Dealing with Internet Trolling
    1. Chapter 14: Online Behavior Modeling
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. THEORETICAL BACKGROUND
      4. RESEARCH MODEL AND HYPOTHESES
      5. RESULTS
      6. DISCUSSION
      7. CONCLUSION
    2. Chapter 15: A Proposed Framework for Designing Sustainable Communities for Knowledge Management Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. LITERATURE REVIEW
      4. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND ANALYSIS
      5. DISCUSSION AND FUTURE RESEARCH
    3. Chapter 16: The Retaliatory Feedback Problem
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
    4. Chapter 17: Multiagents System Applied on a Cyberbullying Model for a Social Network
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. SOCIAL BLOCKADE AND HARASSMENT
      4. ISSUES, PROBLEMS, AND TRENDS OF CYBERBULLYING
      5. PSYCHOMETRIC PARADIGM
      6. ANTHROPOLOGY/SOCIOLOGY APPROACH
      7. CULTURAL THEORY
      8. INTERDISCIPLINARY APPROACH
      9. ARTIFICIAL SOCIETIES AND SOCIAL SIMULATION USING MULTIAGENT SYSTEMS
      10. AGENT BASED SIMULATION
      11. SYSTEM LEVEL MODELING
      12. AGENT BASED MODELING
      13. CURRENT RESEARCH
      14. SOCIAL BLOCKADE IN A SOCIAL NETWORKING REPRESENTED BY AGENTS TO DEMONSTRATE THE CONCEPT OF CYBERBULLYING
      15. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE RESEARCH
    5. Chapter 18: Trust Modeling and Management
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. DIGITAL MANAGEMENT OF TRUST
      5. FUTURE TRENDS
      6. CONCLUSION
  9. Compilation of References
  10. About the Contributors