Manuel Castells





Manuel Castells

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born
in Hellín, Spain
January 01, 1942

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Castells is a sociologist especially associated with information society and communication research.
The 2000–09 research survey of the Social Sciences Citation Index ranks him as the world’s fifth most-cited social science scholar, and the foremost-cited communication scholar.


Average rating: 3.87 · 1,295 ratings · 77 reviews · 63 distinct works · Similar authors
The Rise of the Network Soc...
3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 421 ratings — published 1996 — 20 editions
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The Power of Identity: The ...
4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 205 ratings — published 1997 — 17 editions
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The Internet Galaxy: Reflec...
3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 145 ratings — published 2001 — 11 editions
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End of Millennium: The Info...
4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 96 ratings — published 1942 — 12 editions
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Communication Power
3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 98 ratings — published 2009 — 11 editions
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Networks of Outrage and Hop...
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 80 ratings — published 2012 — 9 editions
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The Information Society and...
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3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 2002 — 5 editions
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The City and the Grassroots...
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1984 — 2 editions
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Mobile Communication and So...
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 2006 — 5 editions
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Conversations with Manuel C...
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“Yet, the main issue is not the shaping of the minds by explicit messages in the media, but the absence of a given content in the media.”
Manuel Castells, Communication Power
tags: media

“the media are not the holders of power, but they constitute by and large the space where power is decided.”
Manuel Castells, Communication Power

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