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Public Attitudes Toward Computer Algorithms


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Primary researchers

Aaron Smith, Associate Director, Research

Research team

Lee Rainie, Director, Internet and Technology Research Kenneth Olmstead, Research Associate Jingjing Jiang, Research Analyst Andrew Perrin, Research Analyst Paul Hitlin, Senior Researcher Meg Hefferon, Research Analyst

Editorial and graphic design

Margaret Porteus, Information Graphics Designer Travis Mitchell, Copy Editor

Communications and web publishing

Haley Nolan, Communications Assistant Sara Atske, Assistant Digital Producer

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