Christopher Andrew Bail

Christopher Andrew Bail

Douglas and Ellen Lowey Associate Professor

Selected Grants

Political Polarization and Social Media Echo Chambers: A Mixed-Method Field Experiment on Twitter awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2019

Civil Society Organizations, Social Media, and Public Attention awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2015 to 2016

Bail, CA, Brown, TW, and Mann, M. "Channeling Hearts and Minds: Advocacy Organizations, Cognitive-Emotional Currents, and Public Conversation." American Sociological Review (October 12, 2017): 000312241773367-000312241773367. Full Text

Bail, CA. "Taming Big Data." Sociological Methods & Research 46.2 (March 2017): 189-217. Full Text

McDonnell, TE, Bail, CA, and Tavory, I. "A Theory of Resonance." Sociological Theory 35.1 (March 2017): 1-14. Full Text

Bail, CA. "Combining natural language processing and network analysis to examine how advocacy organizations stimulate conversation on social media." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113.42 (October 2016): 11823-11828. Full Text

Bail, CA. "Cultural carrying capacity: Organ donation advocacy, discursive framing, and social media engagement." Social science & medicine (1982) 165 (September 2016): 280-288. Full Text

Bail, CA. "Emotional Feedback and the Viral Spread of Social Media Messages About Autism Spectrum Disorders." American journal of public health 106.7 (July 2016): 1173-1180. Full Text

Bail, CA. "The Public Life of Secrets." Sociological Theory 33.2 (June 2015): 97-124. Full Text

Bail, CA. "The cultural environment: measuring culture with big data." Theory and Society 43.3-4 (July 2014): 465-482. Full Text

Bail, CA. "The Fringe Effect." American Sociological Review 77.6 (December 2012): 855-879. Full Text

Bail, CA. "The Configuration of Symbolic Boundaries against Immigrants in Europe." American Sociological Review 73.1 (February 2008): 37-59. Full Text