September 27, 2017
Duration: 120 minutes
I download and install python-twitter. I download tweet from @realDonaldTrump. I couldn’t figure out how to put in .csv file. Also, I couldn’t figure out how to download tweets from a random user (needs a screen name or an id number). I am getting the error: NameError: name ‘__name_’ is not defined
September 18, 2017 & September 19, 2017
Duration: 226 minutes
I read 1.1 through 1.15 from 1. supervised learning. The link is below.
September 16, 2017 & September 17, 2017
Duration: 125 minutes
I read Countercultures: A Sociological Analysis by William W. Zellner.
September 15, 2017
Duration: 5 minutes
I meet with Dr. Milne. He suggested that since my audience is Virginia Academy of Science, that I use the definition from article he had given me. Also, he gave me the book Countercultures: A Sociological Analysis by William W. Zellner to get different characteristics of various groups.
September 13, 2017
Duration: 120 minutes
I make two lists, one that had offensive words and the other is a list of traits.
September 9, 2017
Duration: 90 minutes
Supreme Court Rules Hate Speech Is Free Speech
I read the article given to by Dr. Milne. In the article , “fighting words” , a concept that was addressed in Chaplinsky v. New Hampshire Supreme Court decision. So, I decision to search for hate speech laws. I found an article from The Washington Post, it mentions various cases and provided links to the those cases. The links went to a website called Oyez.
Narrowing Down My Audience
Based on the Supreme Court cases mention above, lawyers and political scientist should not be my audience base.
September 8, 2017
Duration: 30 minutes
Meeting with Dr. Milne:
I meet with Dr. Milne for about 5 minutes. He gave me an article to read. I have a meeting with he Friday, September 15, to discuss the article. Also, Dr. Milne wants me to answer the following questions:
- What is my audience? ( Dr. Marmorstein, legal, non-profit organization)
- What type of definition(s) would that audience need?
Meeting with Dr. Carkenord:
I also meet with Dr. Carkenord for about 25 minutes. He suggested that when I go through the tweets by hand, I should have a group help. That a group would give it more validation, so it’s not just my opinion. In addition, when I develop a list of “hateful” words and traits, I should have include phrases.