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Mining Social Media by Lam Thuy Vo
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Nov 25, 2019 | ISBN 9781593279165

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“If you want to know a little bit about Data Science while learning Python along the way, Mining Social Media is a must read . . . It’s a fun and hands on approach to the topic, and I’d love to have read this when I was starting coding!”
—Gonçalo Palma, @GonPalma

“Excellently written, with complex topics made easy to understand, and has a welcoming style of prose.”
—Ryan K. Louie, MD, PhD, @ryanlouie

“If you haven’t read Lam’s book, Mining Social Media, trust us — you’re gonna dig it.”
—Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism, @newmarkjschool

Table Of Contents


Part I: Data Mining
Chapter 1: The Programming Languages You’ll Need to Know
Chapter 2: Where to Get Your Data
Chapter 3: Getting Data with Code
Chapter 4: Scraping Your Own Facebook Data
Chapter 5: Scraping a Live Site

Part II: Data Analysis
Chapter 6: Introduction to Data Analysis
Chapter 7: Visualizing Your Data
Chapter 8: Advanced Tools for Data Analysis
Chapter 9: Finding Trends in Reddit Data
Chapter 10: Measuring the Twitter Activity of Political Actors
Chapter 11: Where to Go from Here

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