Fall 2016 Reading Group Schedule

9/13/2016

11 am – 12 pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Reading: Social Media Use in Organizations: Exploring the Affordances of Visibility, Editability, Persistence, and Association

Citation: Treem, J.W. & Leonardi, P.M. (2012). Social Media Use in Organizations: Exploring the Affordances of Visibility, Editability, Persistence, and Association. Communication Yearbook, 36, 143-189. doi: 10.1080/23808985.2013.11679130

Led by: Jessica Vitak

 

9/27/2016

11 am – 12 pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Reading: Using Small Cities to Understand the Crowd Behind OpenStreetMap

Citation: Quinn, S. GeoJournal (2015). doi: 10.1007/s10708-015-9695-6

Led by: Myeong Lee

 

10/11/2016

11 am – 12 pm
4115 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing
(Note: Room Change – This week only!)

Reading: Hackathons and the Making of Entrepreneurial Citizenship

Citation: Irani, L. (2015) Hackathons and the Making of Entrepreneurial Citizenship. Science, Technology & Human Values. Available on Sage OnlineFirst: 10.1177/0162243915578486

Led by: Katie Shilton

 

10/25/2016

11 am – 12 pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Reading: Uber’s Drivers: Information Asymmetries and Control in Dynamic Work (October 15, 2015)

Citation: Rosenblat, Alex and Stark, Luke, Uber’s Drivers: Information Asymmetries and Control in Dynamic Work (October 15, 2015). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2686227 or https://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2686227

Led by: Nicholas Proferes

 

11/8/2016

11 am – 12 pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Reading: Organizations in the Shadow of Communities

Citation: O’Mahony, Siobhan and Lakhani, Karim R., Organizations in the Shadow of Communities (June 10, 2011). Published in: O’Mahony, Siobhan, and Karim R. Lakhani. “Organizations in the Shadow of Communities.” In Communities and Organizations. Vol. 33, edited by Christopher Marquis, Michael Lounsbury, and Royston Greenwood, 3–36. Research in the Sociology of Organizations. Emerald Group Publishing; Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Working Paper No. 11-131. Available at SSRN:https://ssrn.com/abstract=1873989 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1873989

Led by: Susan Winter

 

11/22/2016

11 am – 12 pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Reading: Caring about the community, counteracting disorder: 311 reports of public issues as expressions of territoriality

Citation: O’Brien, D. T., Gordon, E., & Baldwin, J. (2014). Caring about the community, counteracting disorder: 311 reports of public issues as expressions of territoriality. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 40, 320-330. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvp.2014.08.003

Led by: Brian Butler

 

12/6/2016

11 am – 12 pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Tentative Reading: “On Information Deserts”

Led by: Myoung Lee

 

CASCI Reading Group for Fall 2016 was organized by Jonathan Brier. Please direct paper requests for unclaimed weeks and questions about the schedule to brierjon@umd.edu.