For the purposes of online conversation, the Catalog distills this interdisciplinary research into different response modes
. These modes may overlap, interact, or counteract each other.
Furthermore, learnings from one context may not directly translate to another. Thus, the Catalog also surfaces existing gaps in understanding related to these response modes to create opportunities for future explorations across disciplines.
Each paper and practical report selected for inclusion in the Catalog describes or evaluates a method to engage in polarized online discourse while increasing acceptance and trust in expert knowledge.
The Catalog selection process includes: