This paper discusses a methodology for investigating sectarianism on the internet as evidenced primarily through the support of two football clubs, Glasgow Celtic and Glasgow Rangers, better known as the Old Firm. The historical background to sectarianism and theoretical background to online hate are discussed, and a robust methodology for investigation is proposed.
|Publication status||Published - 2004|
|Event||Proceedings of the IADIS 2004 Web-based Communities Conference, Lisbon, March 2004 - Mardrid, Spain|
Duration: 6 Oct 2004 → 9 Oct 2004
|Conference||Proceedings of the IADIS 2004 Web-based Communities Conference, Lisbon, March 2004|
|Period||6/10/04 → 9/10/04|
- old firm
- online hate
McMenemy, D., Poulter, A., & Isias, P. (Ed.) (2004). Towards a robust methodology for the investigation of old firm sectarianism online. Paper presented at Proceedings of the IADIS 2004 Web-based Communities Conference, Lisbon, March 2004, Mardrid, Spain, .