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Online Hate Speech in the European Union

Publication year: 2017

ISBN: 978-3-319-72604-5

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open access under a CC BY 4.0 license and reports on research carried out as part of the European Union co-funded C.O.N.T.A.C.T. project which targeted hate speech and hate crime across a number of EU member states. It showcases the bearing that discourse analytic research can have on our understanding of this phenomenon that is a growing global cause for concern.

Subject: Social Sciences, hate speech research, discourse analysis of social media, corpus linguistics methods, C.O.N.T.A.C.T. project European Union, hate speech in reaction to news, racism in online comments forum, discourse analytic research, Discourse Analysis, Corpus Linguistics, Social Media, Social Justice, Equality and Human Rights