Her research looks at how different genders interact on dating websites and how this links to offensive or insulting behaviour.
She said: “People who use online dating can experience hostile, rude or even sexist behaviour from other users, such as unwanted, sexually aggressive messages, unsolicited nude images, and sexualised threats or insults.“My research explores how these experiences might be gendered.
On her screen, images of men appeared and then disappeared to the left and right, depending on the direction in which she wiped.
The first part of her study uses screenshots of online dating messages that have been shared over social media and the second part involves interviews with men and women about their experiences with online dating and encounters with troubling user behaviour.
CAMBRIDGE September 20, 2010 - The Business Cycle Dating Committee of the National Bureau of Economic Research met yesterday by conference call. The trough marks the end of the recession that began in December 2007 and the beginning of an expansion.
At its meeting, the committee determined that a trough in business activity occurred in the U. The recession lasted 18 months, which makes it the longest of any recession since World War II.
The feature explores the issue of why some people choose to send graphic images to other website users without consent.
Laura, who is in her second year at City in the Centre for Law, Justice and Journalism, originally wrote the article for The Conversation, before it was republished by .