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ICTs and Indian social change : diffusion, poverty, governance

Author: Ashwani Saith; M Vijayabaskar; V Gayathri; Institute for Human Development (New Delhi, India); Institute of Social Studies (Netherlands)
Publisher: Los Angeles ; London : Sage Publications, 2008.
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Papers presented at a conference held at Bangalore in December 2002.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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ICTs and Indian social change.
Los Angeles ; London : Sage Publications, 2008
(DLC) 2008006728
(OCoLC)193907006
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ashwani Saith; M Vijayabaskar; V Gayathri; Institute for Human Development (New Delhi, India); Institute of Social Studies (Netherlands)
ISBN: 9788178299914 8178299917 128196557X 9781281965578
OCLC Number: 426489413
Notes: "Institute for Human Development; Institute of Social Studies."
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (418 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction : ICTs and Indian social change, an agenda of concerns / Ashwani Saith and M. Vijayabaskar --
Culture of technology and ICTs / Sundar Sarukkai --
Sustainable internet connectivity in rural India / Ashok Jhunjhunwala and Anuradha Ramachandran --
Two mutually reinforcing applications of ICT for socio-economic development of India / Rajesh Jain, Atanu Dey, Reuben Abraham and Vivek Padmanabhan --
ICTs and poverty alleviation : hope or hype? / Ashwani Saith --
Decrypting E-governance : narratives, power play and participation in the Gyandoot Intranet / T.T. Sreekumar --
Crossing a chasm : technologies, institutions and policies for developing a regional IT industry / Nirvikar Singh --
The electronic grassrooting of democracy : a case for community radio / Vinod Pavarala --
Wired watchdogs : how ICTs are aiding civil society to enhance public accountability / Gopakumar Krishnan Thampi --
Influence of software trade on development of web-enabled governance Initiatives : comparative perspectives of Indian and UK experiences / Amit Mitra and A. Didar Singh --
Evaluating the developmental impact of E-Governance initiatives : an exploratory framework / Shirin Madon --
Ricocheting gender equations : women workers in the call centre industry / Piush Antony and V. Gayathri --
Constructing work and identity in the Indian outsourced ITES sector / M. Vijayabaskar --
Ethnic transnational middle classes in formation : a case study of Indian information technology professionals / Xiang Biao --
Virtual India : Indian IT labour and the nation-state / Peter van der Veer --
Uncanny networks : pirate, urban and the new globalization in India / Ravi Sundaram.
Responsibility: editors, Ashwani Saith, M. Vijayabaskar, V. Gayathri.

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