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The Resource Social media and democracy : innovations in participatory politics, edited by Brian D. Loader and Dan Mercea

Social media and democracy : innovations in participatory politics, edited by Brian D. Loader and Dan Mercea

Label
Social media and democracy : innovations in participatory politics
Title
Social media and democracy
Title remainder
innovations in participatory politics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Brian D. Loader and Dan Mercea
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book critically investigates the complex interaction between social media and contemporary democratic politics, and provides a grounded analysis of the emerging importance of Social media in civic engagement. Social media applications such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube, have increasingly been adopted by politicians, political activists and social movements as a means to engage, organize and communicate with citizens worldwide. Drawing on Obama's Presidential campaign, opposition and protests in the Arab states, and the mobilization of support for campaigns against tuition fee increases and the UK Uncut demonstrations, this book presents evidence-based research and analysis
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
323/.04202854678
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JF799
LC item number
.S62 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Loader, Brian
  • Mercea, Dan
Series statement
Routledge research in political communication
Series volume
6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political participation
  • Communication in politics
  • Social media
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Political participation
  • Communication in politics
  • Social media
  • Réseaux sociaux en ligne
  • Aspects politiques
  • Internet
  • Technologies de l'information et de la communication
  • Démocratie
  • Participation politique
  • Démocratie participative
  • Demokratie
  • Internationaler Vergleich
  • Politische Beteiligung
  • Soziale Software
  • Sociale media
  • Democratie
  • Soziale Software
  • Demokratie
  • Politische Beteiligung
Label
Social media and democracy : innovations in participatory politics, edited by Brian D. Loader and Dan Mercea
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-270) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Networking democracy? Social media innovations in participatory politics / Brian D. Loader, Dan Mercea -- Digital media and the personalization of collective action: social technology and the organization of protests against the global economic crisis / W. Lance Bennett, Alexandra Segerberg -- Communication in movement: social movements as agents of participatory democracy / Donatella Della Porta -- Poverty in the news: a framing analysis of coverage in Canada and the United Kingdom / Joanna Redden -- The news media as networked political actors: how Italian media are reclaiming political ground by harnessing online participation / Cristian Vaccari -- Trust, confidence, credibility: citizen responses on Twitter to opinion polls during the 2010 UK General Election / Lawrence Ampofo, Nick Anstead, Ben O'Loughlin -- What the hashtag? A content analysis of Canadian politics on Twitter / Tamara A. Small -- The political competence of Internet participants: evidence from Finland / Åsa Bengtsson, Henrik Serup Christensen -- Reaching citizens online: how youth organizations are evolving their web presence / Janelle Ward -- Online youth civic attitudes and the limits of civic consumerism: the emerging challenge to the Internet's democratic potential / Roman Gerodimos -- Constructing Australian youth online: empowered but dutiful citizens? / Ariadne Vromen -- Online participation: new forms of civic and political engagement or just new opportunities for networked individualism / Giovanna Mascheroni -- How the Internet is giving birth (to) a new social order / Jodi H. Cohen, Jennifer M. Raymond
Control code
782918630
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 275 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136459702
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
7078467
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781136459702
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)782918630
Label
Social media and democracy : innovations in participatory politics, edited by Brian D. Loader and Dan Mercea
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-270) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Networking democracy? Social media innovations in participatory politics / Brian D. Loader, Dan Mercea -- Digital media and the personalization of collective action: social technology and the organization of protests against the global economic crisis / W. Lance Bennett, Alexandra Segerberg -- Communication in movement: social movements as agents of participatory democracy / Donatella Della Porta -- Poverty in the news: a framing analysis of coverage in Canada and the United Kingdom / Joanna Redden -- The news media as networked political actors: how Italian media are reclaiming political ground by harnessing online participation / Cristian Vaccari -- Trust, confidence, credibility: citizen responses on Twitter to opinion polls during the 2010 UK General Election / Lawrence Ampofo, Nick Anstead, Ben O'Loughlin -- What the hashtag? A content analysis of Canadian politics on Twitter / Tamara A. Small -- The political competence of Internet participants: evidence from Finland / Åsa Bengtsson, Henrik Serup Christensen -- Reaching citizens online: how youth organizations are evolving their web presence / Janelle Ward -- Online youth civic attitudes and the limits of civic consumerism: the emerging challenge to the Internet's democratic potential / Roman Gerodimos -- Constructing Australian youth online: empowered but dutiful citizens? / Ariadne Vromen -- Online participation: new forms of civic and political engagement or just new opportunities for networked individualism / Giovanna Mascheroni -- How the Internet is giving birth (to) a new social order / Jodi H. Cohen, Jennifer M. Raymond
Control code
782918630
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 275 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136459702
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
7078467
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781136459702
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)782918630

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