Beyond the hashtag : circumventing content moderation on social media

Gerrard, Y. (2018) Beyond the hashtag : circumventing content moderation on social media. New Media and Society, 20 (12). pp. 4492-4511. ISSN 1461-4448



  • Gerrard, Y.
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Keywords: Algorithms; content moderation; eating disorders; hashtags; Instagram; Pinterest; pro-ana; social media; Tumblr
  • Accepted: 19 April 2018
  • Published (online): 28 May 2018
  • Published: 1 December 2018
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Social Sciences (Sheffield) > Department of Sociological Studies (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 21 Jun 2018 11:50
Last Modified: 20 Apr 2021 10:25
Status: Published
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Refereed: Yes
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