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The Resource Civic engagement, digital networks, and political reform in Africa, by Okoth Fred Mudhai

Civic engagement, digital networks, and political reform in Africa, by Okoth Fred Mudhai

Label
Civic engagement, digital networks, and political reform in Africa
Title
Civic engagement, digital networks, and political reform in Africa
Statement of responsibility
by Okoth Fred Mudhai
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
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Mudhai, Okoth Fred
Dewey number
306.209609051
Index
no index present
LC call number
JQ36
LC item number
.M84 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Palgrave Macmillan series in international political communication
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  • Political participation
  • Information technology
  • Communication in politics
  • Africa
Label
Civic engagement, digital networks, and political reform in Africa, by Okoth Fred Mudhai
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Introduction -- 1. General introduction: Civic challenge of ruling elite via new digital media in Africa -- Part II. The setting -- 2. Private-public sphere: civic engagement, new media and democracy theory -- 3. The "wave" and "spring" metaphors in networks' struggle for change -- 4. Civic engagement, the African state and political reform -- 5. Power and influence in the digital age: new challenges to state hegemony -- Part III. Continental trends and networks -- 6. Platforms and applications diffusion: civic engagement and ICT trends -- 7. Identity and issue networks: new media, politics of belonging and change -- Part IV. A tale of two countries -- Kenya and Zambia -- 8. La luta continua: transition and disillusionment in the "second liberation" and the "third republic" -- 9. Civic actors and the struggle for change: precursors to new social movements in Kenya and Zambia -- 10. Unmuzzling old dogs to bark anew far and wide -- 11. Perceptions of Kenyan and Zambian urban civic actors on their new media use in political realms -- Part V. Conclusion -- 12. Civic engagement, digital networks and political reform in an increasingly open digital media environment
Control code
793573184
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780230117921
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012034528
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)793573184
Label
Civic engagement, digital networks, and political reform in Africa, by Okoth Fred Mudhai
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Introduction -- 1. General introduction: Civic challenge of ruling elite via new digital media in Africa -- Part II. The setting -- 2. Private-public sphere: civic engagement, new media and democracy theory -- 3. The "wave" and "spring" metaphors in networks' struggle for change -- 4. Civic engagement, the African state and political reform -- 5. Power and influence in the digital age: new challenges to state hegemony -- Part III. Continental trends and networks -- 6. Platforms and applications diffusion: civic engagement and ICT trends -- 7. Identity and issue networks: new media, politics of belonging and change -- Part IV. A tale of two countries -- Kenya and Zambia -- 8. La luta continua: transition and disillusionment in the "second liberation" and the "third republic" -- 9. Civic actors and the struggle for change: precursors to new social movements in Kenya and Zambia -- 10. Unmuzzling old dogs to bark anew far and wide -- 11. Perceptions of Kenyan and Zambian urban civic actors on their new media use in political realms -- Part V. Conclusion -- 12. Civic engagement, digital networks and political reform in an increasingly open digital media environment
Control code
793573184
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780230117921
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012034528
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)793573184

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