Behavioural Sciences

A new study has revealed why people share their political views online

Social media has become a popular platform for people to share their political opinions. Image: Unsplash/NeONBRAND

Nils Gustafsson

Senior Lecturer in Strategic Communication, Lund University

Annika Fredén

Senior Lecturer in Political Science, Karlstads University

Emma A. Renström

Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Gothenburg

Hanna Bäck

Professor of Political Science, Lund University

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People who don’t care about what others think are more likely to engage in politics online. Image: New Media & Society

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