Bretschneider and Peters Cyberbullying on WoW and LoL Forum Dataset

Dataset collected from the World of Warcraft (dataset 1) and League of Legends (dataset 2) forum. 20 topics were selected for each dataset based on offensive terms from Data was labelled based on 3 experts for each post, and annotator agreement is Fleiss Kappa of 0.51.

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Paper Authors Bretschneider, U. and Peters, R.
Author contact email Bretschneider, U. and Peters, R.
Publication / paper reference Bretschneider, U. and Peters, R., 2016. Detecting Cyberbullying in Online Communities. Research Papers, 61.
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Dataset about page
Language(s) covered English
Source data platform(s) World of Warcraft Forum,League of Legends Forum
Phenomena annotated Person-directed abuse
Level of instances Single comment / post
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Total number of instances in dataset 16,975; 17,354
Proportion of positive/abusive instances 0.01; 0.01
Submitter Laila Sprejer
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State active