Opinion Polarization by Learning from Social Feedback

7 Apr 2017Sven BanischEckehard Olbrich

We explore a new mechanism to explain polarization phenomena in opinion dynamics in which agents evaluate alternative views on the basis of the social feedback obtained on expressing them. High support of the favored opinion in the social environment, is treated as a positive feedback which reinforces the value associated to this opinion... (read more)

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