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Jamie Bartlett

Jamie Bartlett

Jamie Bartlett is Director of the Centre for the Analysis of Social Media, a collaboration between Demos (Britain’s leading cross-party think tank) and the University of Sussex. His principle research interests are the use of social media by political movements and law enforcement agencies, social media monitoring and analytics, Internet culture, dark net, crypto-currencies, surveillance technology, machine learning, automated sentiment analysis and big data.

Jamie’s work focuses on the ways in which social media and modern communications and technology are changing political and social movements, with a special emphasis on terrorism and radical political movements. In 2014, Jamie published The Dark Net with William Heinemann about hidden Internet subcultures. He writes a weekly column for the Telegraph on technology and is a frequent commentator in national and international media outlets.

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