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Handbook of research on political activism in the information age

Author: Ashu M G Solo
Publisher: Hershey, PA : Information Science Reference, [2014]
Series: Advances in human and social aspects of technology book series.
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"This book offers a better understanding of methods for political activism in the information age, the effectiveness of these methods, and tools for analyzing them through the presentation of an array of real-world political issues and how they relate to the ever-expanding realm of information"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Handbook of research on political activism in the information age.
Hershey, PA : Information Science Reference, An Imprint of IGI Global, [2014]
(DLC) 2014007986
(OCoLC)879851434
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ashu M G Solo
ISBN: 9781466660670 1466660678 1306981379 9781306981378
OCLC Number: 884725868
Description: 1 online resource (xxvii, 497 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Chapter 1. Political information, political power, and people power : new media and new social movements in the Arab Spring / Anas Alahmed --
chapter 2. Social media for political change : the activists, governments, and firms triangle of powers during the Arab Movement / Mohamad Alkhouja --
chapter 3. The potential of political changes in the information age : the political challenges sphere of Saudi Arabia through citizen activism / Anas Alahmed --
chapter 4. Identifying hyperlink strategies as a tool to discover the connections between offline and online politics / Keren Sereno --
chapter 5. Cleavages and links : mapping linking patterns between Israeli political websites / Keren Sereno, Azi Lev-On --
chapter 6. Information and communication technologies, democracy, and human rights in Nigeria / Joseph Wilson, Nuhu Gapsiso --
chapter 7. Memory, national identity, and freedom of expression in the information age : discussing the taboo in the Zimbabwean public sphere / Shepherd Mpofu --
chapter 8. The virtual parallax : imaginations of Mthwakazi nationalism --
online discussions and calls for self-determination / Brilliant Mhlanga, Mandlenkosi Mpofu --
chapter 9. The opportunities and challenges of using email for political communication in authoritarian states : a case of Zimbabwe's media monitoring project --
Sam Takavarasha, Jr., Eldred Masunungure --
chapter 10. Alternative media bridging the digital divide in Malaysia : case study of Sarawakreport.org / Kevin Fernandez, Sivamurugan Pandian, Mohamad Mohamad Zaini Abu Bakar --
chapter 11. Politics 2.0 with Facebook / Chirag Shah --
chapter 12. The Wisconsin Spring / James Jorstad, Jo Arney, Kerry Kuenzi, Cecilia G. Manrique --
chapter 13. The language of threat in our political discourse / G.R. Boynton, Glenn W. Richardson, Jr. --
chapter 14. Conceptualizing network politics following the Arab Spring / Ashu M.G. Solo, Jonathan Bishop --
chapter 15. The India against corruption movement / M.V. Rajeev Gowda, Purnima Prakash --
chapter 16. Corruption in the public eye : from transparency to publicity / Elitza Katzarova --
chapter 17. Civic cultures and skills in European digital rights campaigning / Yana Breindl --
chapter 18. Protesting in a cultural frame : how social media was used by Portuguese "Geracao a Rasca" activists and the M12M movement / Antonio Rosas --
chapter 19. Two models of online petitioning in the United Kingdom / Johannes Fritz --
chapter 20. Googling democracy : a comparison of democracy promoters on the internet / Nelli Babayan, Stefano Braghiroli --
chapter 21. A new republic of letters? The promise and potential of the internet / John Kane, Haig Patapan --
chapter 22. From politics to e-politics : updating Saul Alinsky's community organising model to meet the challenges and opportunities of politics in the information age / Sam Takavarasha, Jr., Jonathan Cox, Stanislas Bigirimana --
chapter 23. The internet, national citizenship, and the "sovereignty paradox" : asylum-seeking migrants' political agency and "technologized" citizenship / Amadu Wurie Khan --
chapter 24. Interaction of incivility and news frames in the political blogosphere : consequences and psychological mechanisms / Porismita Borah --
chapter 25. How [not] to caffeinate a political group : parent post influence on conversational network structure / Alison N. Novak, Emmanuel Koku.
Series Title: Advances in human and social aspects of technology book series.
Responsibility: Ashu M.G. Solo, editor.

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"This book offers a better understanding of methods for political activism in the information age, the effectiveness of these methods, and tools for analyzing them through the presentation of an array of real-world political issues and how they relate to the ever-expanding realm of information"--

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