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The creative citizen unbound : how social media and DIY culture contribute to democracy, communities and the creative economy

Author: Ian Hargreaves; John Hartley
Publisher: Bristol, UK ; Chicago, IL, USA : Policy Press, 2016. ©2016
Series: Connected communities (Bristol, England)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The creative citizen unbound introduces the concept of 'creative citizenship' to explore the potential of civic-minded creative individuals in the era of social media and in the context of an expanding creative economy. Drawing on the findings of a 30-month study of communities supported by the UK research funding councils, multidisciplinary contributors examine the value and nature of creative citizenship, not only  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Hargreaves; John Hartley
ISBN: 9781447324942 1447324943 9781447324959 1447324951
OCLC Number: 920724724
Description: xv, 336 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Are you a creative citizen? / Ian Hargreaves --
A problem of knowledge --
solved? / John Hartley --
Citizenship and the creative economy / Caroline Chapain and Ian Hargreaves --
Citizenship, value and digital culture / Jon Dovey, Giota Alevizou and Andy Williams --
Varieties of creative citizenship / Theodore Zamenopoulos [and others] --
From networks to complexity : two case studies / David Harte [and others] --
Conversations about co-production / Catherine Greene [and others] --
Asset mapping and civic creativity / Katerina Alexiou [and others] --
Civic cultures and modalities of place-making / Giota Alevizou [and others] --
Technology and the creative citizen / Jerome Turner, Dan Lockton and Jon Dovey --
A capacious approach to creative citizenship : implications for policy / Ian Hargreaves and John Hartley.
Series Title: Connected communities (Bristol, England)
Responsibility: edited by Ian Hargreaves and John Hartley.

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The creative citizen unbound explores the potential of civically-minded creative individuals in the era of social media and in the context of an expanding creative economy. Contributors examine  Read more...

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