Research:Codex/Editing dynamics

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Research questionsEdit

  • Are there patterns in editing dynamics across pages and Wikimedia sites?
  • Assuming there are patterns: Which are indicative of collaboration, or conflict?
  • How is conflict resolved?

Patterns in editing dynamicsEdit

Collaboration patternsEdit

Conflict patternsEdit

Conflict resolutionEdit

Current researchEdit

Open questionsEdit

Avenues of research, gaps in literature, including leads and resources

Sources to addEdit

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Burstiness: Keegan, [8]


  1. Halfaker, Aaron; Kittur, Aniket; Kraut, Robert; Riedl, John (2009-01-01). "A Jury of Your Peers: Quality, Experience and Ownership in Wikipedia" (PDF). Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Wikis and Open Collaboration. WikiSym '09 (New York, NY, USA: ACM): 15:1–15:10. ISBN 978-1-60558-730-1. doi:10.1145/1641309.1641332. 
  2. Priedhorsky, Reid; Chen, Jilin; Lam, Shyong (Tony) K.; Panciera, Katherine; Terveen, Loren; Riedl, John (2007-01-01). "Creating, Destroying, and Restoring Value in Wikipedia" (PDF). Proceedings of the 2007 International ACM Conference on Supporting Group Work. GROUP '07 (New York, NY, USA: ACM): 259–268. ISBN 978-1-59593-845-9. doi:10.1145/1316624.1316663. 
  3. Schneider, Jodi; Gelley, Bluma S.; Halfaker, Aaron (2014-01-01). "Accept, Decline, Postpone: How Newcomer Productivity is Reduced in English Wikipedia by Pre-publication Review" (PDF). Proceedings of The International Symposium on Open Collaboration. OpenSym '14 (New York, NY, USA: ACM): 26:1–26:10. ISBN 978-1-4503-3016-9. doi:10.1145/2641580.2641614. 
  4. Viégas, Fernanda B.; Wattenberg, Martin; Dave, Kushal (2004-01-01). "Studying Cooperation and Conflict Between Authors with History Flow Visualizations" (PDF). Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. CHI '04 (New York, NY, USA: ACM): 575–582. ISBN 1-58113-702-8. doi:10.1145/985692.985765. 
  5. Wattenberg, Martin; Viégas, Fernanda B.; Hollenbach, Katherine (2007-09-10). Baranauskas, Cécilia; Palanque, Philippe; Abascal, Julio; et al., eds. Visualizing Activity on Wikipedia with Chromograms (PDF). Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Springer Berlin Heidelberg. pp. 272–287. ISBN 978-3-540-74799-4. doi:10.1007/978-3-540-74800-7_23. 
  6. West, Andrew G.; Kannan, Sampath; Lee, Insup (2010-01-01). "Detecting Wikipedia Vandalism via Spatio-temporal Analysis of Revision Metadata?". Proceedings of the Third European Workshop on System Security (PDF). EUROSEC '10 (New York, NY, USA: ACM): 22–28. ISBN 978-1-4503-0059-9. doi:10.1145/1752046.1752050. 
  7. Wilkinson, Dennis M. (2008-01-01). "Strong Regularities in Online Peer Production" (PDF). Proceedings of the 9th ACM Conference on Electronic Commerce. EC '08 (New York, NY, USA: ACM): 302–309. ISBN 978-1-60558-169-9. doi:10.1145/1386790.1386837. 
  8. Iba, Takashi; Nemoto, Keiichi; Peters, Bernd; Gloor, Peter A. (2010-01-01). "Analyzing the Creative Editing Behavior of Wikipedia Editors: Through Dynamic Social Network Analysis". Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences. The 1st Collaborative Innovation Networks Conference - COINs2009 2 (4): 6441–6456. doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2010.04.054.