Theming for Terror

Published in Poetics, 2018

This paper utilizes a variety of computational topic modeling techniques built from Latent Dirichlet Analysis (LDA) to analyze a corpus of propaganda aimed at Western audiences.

Recommended citation: Alexander B. Kinney, Andrew P. Davis, Yongjun Zhang. 2018. "Theming for terror: Organizational adornment in terrorist propaganda." Poetics. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.poetic.2018.05.001

School Segregation

Published in Demography, 2017

This study uses the first age-period-cohort (APC) analysis of segregation to examine changes in public school segregation from 1999-2000 to 2013-2014.

Recommended citation: Jeremy Fiel and Yongjun Zhang. 2017. "Three Dimensions of Change in School Segregation: A Grade-Period-Cohort Analysis." Demography 55(1), 33-58. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13524-017-0632-9