Publications

Academic publications written by EMSOC researchers are assembled in this page. Some of the articles will be directly downloadable from this section. Because of copyright agreements some are not full page retrievable. In such cases a link is provided to the concerning Journal or publisher.

Literacy is often considered a cornerstone of education that empowers people to participate in economic, social and cultural life. But what does it mean “to be literate”? Educational researchers, policy…

      Veronica Donoso and Ellen Wauters wrote a blog post for the LSE Media Policy Project Blog on some of their recommendations for improving terms of service on social…

On April, 4th the first Belgian Legal Design Jam took place at ICRI, as part of the EMSOC project. The Jam was led by the Italian designer Stefania Passera, researcher…

EMSOC participated at the “Online risicocgedrag van kinderen & downloaders van kinderporno” studiedag organized by the b-ccentre. Verónica Donoso (EMSOC) and Sofie Vandoninck (KUL) led an interactive session aimed at…

Legal Design Jam

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The EMSOC research project is organizing an exciting and intensive hands-on Legal Design Jam at ICRI on April, 4th (10-14h). The jam is provided in collaboration with the LLM Research…

On 6 December 2013 the EMSOC workshop “Transparency in social media” took place in Leuven. This international workshop was organised by the Interdisciplinary Centre of Law and ICT (ICRI) of…

In their article “Rhetorical Analysis of Literary Culture in Social Reading Platforms” Joachim Vlieghe and Kris Rutten present a case study of the discourse surrounding literary phenomena that are emerging…

In this paper, the first step of a Participatory Design project on combating (cyber)bullying is presented (Van Mechelen, Slegers, De Grooff, 2013). The goal of the project is to provide…

During the ‘For Your Eyes Only’ conference on the 29th and the 30th of November in Brussels, many possible strategies to cope with privacy and security needs in online social…

On the 29th and 30th of November 2012, the Flemish IWT research projects SPION and EMSOC organized the “For Your Eyes Only”-conference. Since the rise of online social networks, privacy…