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Digital Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy
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Digital Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy

Around the developing world, political leaders face a dilemma: the very information and communication technologies that boost economic fortunes also undermine power structures. Globally, one in ten internet users is a Muslim living in a populous Muslim community. In these countries, young people are developing their political identities—including a transnational […]

Reviews:  New Media Campaigns and the Managed Citizen
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Reviews: New Media Campaigns and the Managed Citizen

Reviews of  New Media Campaigns and the Managed Citizen Chadwick, Andrew. Review of New Media Campaigns and the Managed Citizen, by Philip N. Howard. European Journal of Communication 22, no. 2 (2007): 239–41. Gitlin, Todd. “Thick Communications and Thin Citizenship.” Contemporary Sociology 37, no. 3 (2008): 209–11. Klotz, Robert. Review of […]

Reviews:  Society Online
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Reviews: Society Online

Reviews  of Society Online Anderson, Ben. Review of Society Online, edited by Philip N. Howard and Steve Jones. New Media & Society 6, no. 6 (2004): 823–27. Bunz, Ulla. “The Word of Mouse on Internet Research.” Review of Communication 5, no. 1 (2005): 25–35. Gunkel, David. Review of Society Online, edited […]

Handbook of Internet Politics
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Handbook of Internet Politics

The internet is now a mainstay of contemporary political life and captivates researchers from across the social sciences. From debates about its impact on parties and election campaigns following momentous presidential contests in the United States, to concerns over international security, privacy, and surveillance in the post-9/11, post-7/7 environment; from […]