Managing conflicts between users in Wikipedia
|Managing conflicts between users in Wikipedia|
|Author(s)||Jacquemin B., Lauf A., Poudat C., Hurault-Plantet M., Auray N.|
|Published in||CEUR Workshop Proceedings|
|Keyword(s)||Collaborative work, Conflict, Social network, Web community, Wikipedia (Extra: Collaborative Work, Conflict, Management activities, User type, Web community, Wikipedia, E-learning, Social aspects, Social networking (online), World Wide Web)|
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Managing conflicts between users in Wikipedia is a 2008 conference paper written in English by Jacquemin B., Lauf A., Poudat C., Hurault-Plantet M., Auray N. and published in CEUR Workshop Proceedings.
Wikipedia is nowadays a widely used encyclopedia, and one of the most visible sites on the Internet. Its strong principle of collaborative work and free editing sometimes generates disputes due to disagreements between users. In this article we study how the wikipedian community resolves the conflicts and which roles do wikipedian choose in this process. We observed the users behavior both in the article talk pages, and in the Arbitration Committee pages specifically dedicated to serious disputes. We first set up a users typology according to their involvement in conflicts and their publishing and management activity in the encyclopedia. We then used those user types to describe users behavior in contributing to articles that are tagged by the wikipedian community as being in conflict with the official guidelines of Wikipedia, or conversely as being well featured.
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