School of Social and Political Science

Christopher Barrie

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Lecturer in Computational Sociology

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Chrystal Macmillan Building

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15a George Square

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Research interests

Computational Social Science, Protest, Conflict, Communication, Middle East Politics

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Barrie C. Sect, nation, and identity after the fall of Mosul: Evidence from a natural experiment. American Journal of Sociology (AJS). 2021 Nov 30;127(3):695-738. doi: 10.1086/718179
Barrie C, Frey A. Faces in the crowd: Twitter as alternative to protest surveys. PLoS ONE. 2021 Nov 18;16(11):1-18. e0259972. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0259972
Barrie C. Political sociology in a time of protest. Current Sociology. 2021 Jun 22. Epub 2021 Jun 22. doi: 10.1177/00113921211024692
Barrie C (Developer), Ho JC (Developer). academictwitteR: an R package to access the Twitter Academic Research Product Track v2 API endpoint The Journal of Open Source Software. 2021. doi: 10.21105/joss.03272
Barrie C, Siegel AA. Kingdom of trolls? Influence operations in the Saudi Twittersphere. Journal of Quantitative Description. 2021 Apr 26;1:1-41. doi: 10.51685/jqd.2021.012
Barrie C. Searching racism after George Floyd. Socius. 2020 Nov 4;6:1-3. Epub 2020 Nov 4. doi: 10.1177/2378023120971507
Biggs M, Barrie C, Andrews KT. Did local civil rights protest liberalize whites’ racial attitudes? Research and Politics. 2020 Sep 15;7(3):1-8. Epub 2020 Sep 15. doi: 10.1177/2053168020914757
Ketchley N, Barrie C. TRENDS: Fridays of revolution: Focal days and mass protest in Egypt and Tunisia. Political Research Quarterly. 2020 Jun 1;73(2):308-324. Epub 2019 Dec 15. doi: 10.1177/1065912919893463
Barrie C, Ketchley N. Opportunity without organization: Labor mobilization in Egypt after the 25th January revolution. Mobilization. 2018 Jun 1;23(2):181-202. doi: 10.17813/1086-671X-23-2-181
Barrie C. The contentious politics of nationalism and the anti-naturalization campaign in Tunisia, 1932–1933. Nations and Nationalism . 2017 Oct;23(4):707-725. Epub 2016 Aug 2. doi: 10.1111/nana.12254