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Alternative And Activist New Media (Digital Media And Society)

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Alternative and Activist New Media provides a rich and accessible overview of the ways in which activists, artists, and citizen groups around the world use new media and information technologies to gain visibility and voice, present alternative or marginal views, share their own DIY information systems and content, and otherwise resist, talk back to, or confront dominant m ...more
Paperback, 200 pages
Published February 14th 2011 by Polity Press
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It is rare to find a book that I can use with my undergraduates as an introductory guide and text and is at the same time theoretically and conceptually challenging in such a careful way as this book does. ‘New’ media disrupt and unsettle our usual ways of thinking about communication and communication technologies, and in many cases our ways of thinking about politics. In this nuanced and insightful discussion of the place of new media forms as activist politics, Leah Lievrouw makes a powerful ...more
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