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The Resource @ is for activism : dissent, resistance and rebellion in a digital culture, Joss Hands

@ is for activism : dissent, resistance and rebellion in a digital culture, Joss Hands

Label
@ is for activism : dissent, resistance and rebellion in a digital culture
Title
@ is for activism
Title remainder
dissent, resistance and rebellion in a digital culture
Statement of responsibility
Joss Hands
Title variation
  • At is for activism
  • A is for activism
  • At sign is for activism
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • @ is For Activism examines the transformation of politics through digital media, including digital television, online social networking and mobile computing. Joss Hands maps out how political relationships have been reconfigured and new modes of cooperation, deliberation and representation have emerged. This analysis is applied to the organisation and practice of alternative politics, showing how they have developed and embraced the new political and technological environment. Hands offers a comprehensive critical survey of existing literature, as well as an original perspective on networks and political change. He includes many case studies including the anti-war and global justice movements, peer production, user created TV and 'Twitter' activism. @ is For Activism is essential for activists and students of politics and media
  • @ is for Activism examines the transformation of politics through digital media, including digital television, online social networking and mobile computing. --
  • Joss Hands maps out how political relationships have been reconfigured and how new modes of cooperation, deliberation and recognition have emerged through digital activism. This analysis is applied to the organisation and practice of alternative politics, showing how they have developed and embraced the new political and technological environment. --
  • Hands offers a critical reflection on the current debates regarding networks and political, social and cultural change, as well as adding an original perspective to these debates. He provides many case studies including the anti-war and global justice movements, peer production, user created TV and T̀witter' activism. @ is for Activism is essential for researchers and students of politics and media. --Book Jacket
Related
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hands, Joss
Dewey number
322.4
Index
index present
LC call number
HM851
LC item number
.H3496 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political participation
  • Digital communications
  • Digital media
  • Political activists
  • Internet
  • Online social networks
Label
@ is for activism : dissent, resistance and rebellion in a digital culture, Joss Hands
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Power-Law Democracy
  • 5.
  • Mobil(e)isation
  • 6.
  • @ is also for Alter-Globalisation
  • 7.
  • Constructing the Common: Cooperation and Multitude
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • 1.
  • Activism and Technology
  • 2.
  • The Digital Author as Producer
  • 3.
  • Protocol, Norm, Imperative: Networks as Moral Machines
  • 4.
Control code
660536828
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 210 pages
Isbn
9780745327006
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011280999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)660536828
  • (OCoLC)660536828
Label
@ is for activism : dissent, resistance and rebellion in a digital culture, Joss Hands
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Power-Law Democracy
  • 5.
  • Mobil(e)isation
  • 6.
  • @ is also for Alter-Globalisation
  • 7.
  • Constructing the Common: Cooperation and Multitude
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • 1.
  • Activism and Technology
  • 2.
  • The Digital Author as Producer
  • 3.
  • Protocol, Norm, Imperative: Networks as Moral Machines
  • 4.
Control code
660536828
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 210 pages
Isbn
9780745327006
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011280999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)660536828
  • (OCoLC)660536828

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