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"Be Nice": Wikipedia norms for supportive communication
Abstract Wikipedia is acknowledged to have been homWikipedia is acknowledged to have been home to some bitter disputes. Indeed, conflict at Wikipedia is said to be "as addictive as cocaine". Yet, such observations are not cynical commentary but motivation for a collection of social norms. These norms speak to the intentional stance and communicative behaviors Wikipedians should adopt when interacting with one another. In the following pages, I provide a survey of these norms on the English Wikipedia and argue that they can be characterized as supportive based on Jack Gibb's classic communication article "Defensive Communication".ication article "Defensive Communication".
Abstractsub Wikipedia is acknowledged to have been homWikipedia is acknowledged to have been home to some bitter disputes. Indeed, conflict at Wikipedia is said to be "as addictive as cocaine". Yet, such observations are not cynical commentary but motivation for a collection of social norms. These norms speak to the intentional stance and communicative behaviors Wikipedians should adopt when interacting with one another. In the following pages, I provide a survey of these norms on the English Wikipedia and argue that they can be characterized as supportive based on Jack Gibb's classic communication article "Defensive Communication".ication article "Defensive Communication".
Bibtextype article  +
Doi 10.1080/13614568.2010.498528  +
Has author Joseph M. Reagle +
Has extra keyword Social norm + , Wikipedia + , Communication +
Has keyword Collaboration + , Communication + , Prosocial + , Supportive + , Wikipedia +
Issn 13614568  +
Issue 0001-01-02  +
Language English +
Number of citations by publication 1  +
Number of references by publication 0  +
Pages 161–180  +
Published in New Review of Hypermedia and Multimedia +
Title "Be Nice": Wikipedia norms for supportive communication +
Type journal article  +
Volume 16  +
Year 2010 +
Creation dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 6 November 2014 11:17:10  +
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Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 6 November 2014 11:17:10  +
DateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 2010  +
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