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Communication, technology, and politics in the information age

by Gerald Sussman

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Published by Sage Publications in Thousand Oaks, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Telecommunication -- United States -- History,
    • Technological innovations -- Economic aspects -- United States -- History,
    • Information technology -- United States -- History,
    • Information society -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 288-303) and index.

      StatementGerald Sussman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE7775 .S87 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 319 p. :
      Number of Pages319
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL659473M
      ISBN 100803951396, 080395140X
      LC Control Number97004788

      book review Media Ethics and Global Justice in the Digital Age by Clifford G. Christians, Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press, , pp., CAD $ (Paperback), ISBN The next significant development was the convergence of information and communication technologies. This led to a veritable boom in networking both within and between organisations. The first major effect of this, in the early 90's, was the evolution of data sharing concepts and the emergence of integrated information systems.

      How wireless technology is redefining the relationship of communication, technology, and society around the world—in everyday work and life, in youth culture, in politics, and in the developing world. Wireless networks are the fastest growing communications technology in history. Are mobile phones expressions of identity, fashionable gadgets, tools for life—or all of the above? .   We live in an age of Information Overload, with over 2 billion Internet users and the rise of social media, there is far more information than we can possibly process. As information overload.

      Accordingly then, the title of the book, Network Culture: Politics for the Information Age, is somewhat misleading. Instead of interrogating the relations of power governing information technology and practices surrounding the Internet, Terranova is more concerned with the processes and the non-linear sequence of events that have assembled into Author: Andrea Zeffiro. Network culture: politics for the information age / Tiziana Terranova. p. cm. ISBN 0–––9 (hb) –– ISBN 0–––0 (pb) 1. Information society. 2. Information technology––Social aspects. 3. Information technology––Political aspects. I. Title. HMT47 '33––dc22 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1File Size: 2MB.


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Communication, technology, and politics in the information age by Gerald Sussman Download PDF EPUB FB2

Ideal as a main text or as supplement for courses in American politics, contemporary political issues, the political economy of communication, and public policy, Communication, Technology, and Politics in the Information Age will be an invaluable resource to students and academics in the fields of communication, political science, sociology.

American Government and Politics in the Information Age is a comprehensive and lively introduction to the vital subject of American Government and Politics. Inspired by students’ familiarity with the mass media and fluent use of communication technologies, the authors also connect the book’s subject matter with these media and technologies.

American Government and Politics in the Information Age, Version is suitable for United States government and politics or American government and politics courses at the undergraduate level at two- and four-year colleges and universities. This textbook is a comprehensive and lively introduction to the vital subject of American government and politics.

This book is about the economic, cultural, and political ramifications that stem from information transmission in network societies. Borrowing from economics, physics, biology, computing, cybernetics, and philosophy, Terranova attempts to build a theoretical platform to analyze network culture technology favors the non-linear over the by: This text is a comprehensive introduction to the vital subject of American government and politics.

Governments decide who gets what, when, how (See Harold D. Lasswell, Politics: Who Gets What, When, How, [New York: McGraw-Hill, ]); they make policies and pass laws that are binding on all a society's members; they decide about taxation and spending, benefits and /5(10).

Ideal as a main text or as supplement for courses in American politics, contemporary political issues, the political economy of communication, and public policy, Communication, Technology, and Politics in the Information Age will be an invaluable resource to students and academics in the fields of communication, political science, sociology Cited by: Communication, Technology and Politics in the Information Age 作者: Sussman, Gerald.

出版社: Sage 出版年: 页数: 定价: $ 装帧: Paperback ISBN: The subjects of this section are communication, information, and the media. We have explained how economics, government and politics, and technology shape the media and their contents.

Market domination by a few conglomerates limits competition and, arguably, the wide availability and range of media contents. The Information Age (also known as the Computer Age, Digital Age, or New Media Age) is a historic period beginning in the late 20th century and characterized by the rapid shift from traditional industry that the Industrial Revolution brought through industrialization to an economy primarily based upon information technology.

The onset of the Information Age can be. His main books include the trilogy The Information Age: Economy, Society, and Culture (Blackwell, ), Communication Power (OUP, ), and Networks of Outrage and Hope (Polity, ).

He was a founding member of the board of the European Research Council and is a member of the Governing Board of the European Institute of Innovation and Cited by: The combination of politics and technology covers concepts, mechanisms, personalities, efforts, and social movements including but not necessarily limited to the Internet and other information and communication technologies (ICTs).

A growing body of scholarship has begun to explore how internet technologies are influencing political communication and participation, especially. Youth and Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)World YOUTH Report, of the body—the way it walks, talks, moves, dances, expresses, dis.

Information and American Democracy: Technology in the Evolution of Political Power. New York: Cambridge University Press, A sweeping overview of American politics in different “information ages.” Chadwick, Andrew. Internet Politics: States, Citizens, and New Communication Technologies.

New York: Oxford University Press, The Economy and the Information Age. We live in an era of astounding technological transformation in which change, not stability, has become the norm.

All around us are now-familiar technologies whose present state of development—or very existence—would have seemed extraordinary just a generation ago.

advances, information and communication technologies. It is based on historical fact, reasoned speculation about future trends in information and communication technologies, and informed analysis about the impacts that those trends might have on human affairs and the international system as we move into the Information Age.

This is the firstFile Size: 1MB. “Mass communication--wonder as it may be technologically and something to be appreciated and valued--presents us wit a serious daner, the danger of conformism, due to the fact that we all view the same things at the same time in all the cities of the country.

73)” ― Rollo May, The Courage to Create. Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is a major challenge to our educational system. This book is designed for use by PreK preservice and inservice teachers, and by teachers of these teachers.

It provides a brief overview of some of the key topics in the field of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in education.

Get this from a library. Global politics in the information age. [Mark J Lacy; Peter Wilkin;] -- "This collection of essays brings together academics working across the social sciences - from International Relations, Political Economy, Sociology and Media Studies.

Communication, Society and Politics is a series that probes the political and social impacts of these new communication systems in national, comparative, and global perspective and aims to lead a transition toward new, rigorous, empirically grounded theoretical perspectives.

The Internet and its subsequent developments are prime examples of technology to stem from the Information Age. The Internet shaped modern society by creating fast global communication and networking to allow research, work and technology to grow faster than ever.

As ofcountries have some form of Internet access. Field Description. Revolutionary advances in the speed and capacity of information transmission can blind us to thinking that we are living in the first information revolution, but students studying IT and social media need to be aware of the earlier social and technological revolutions of the printed book, the telegraph, the radio, the telephone, and the television, among others.Development and the Information Age offers a glimpse into the future of the Information Age.

Its brevity and clarity will appeal to all readers interested in development issues and the new information technologies, and will particularly inform policymakers, academics, students, and practitioners in development and information technology worldwide.

From global amplifications of local protests on social media to disinformation campaigns and transformative state surveillance capabilities, digital communications are changing the ways in which politics works in Africa and how and with whom power accrues.

Yet while digital information technology and media are relatively new, the role of communication in state power Author: Sharath Srinivasan, Stephanie Diepeveen.