By Martha McCaughey
Cyberactivism already has a wealthy heritage, yet during the last decade the participatory web—with its de-centralized information/media sharing, portability, garage capability, and user-generated content—has reshaped political and social switch. Cyberactivism at the Participatory net examines the impression of those new applied sciences on political organizing and protest around the political spectrum, from the Arab Spring to artists to far-right teams. Linking new details and verbal exchange applied sciences to percentages for unity and action—as good as surveillance and control—in a context of world capital move, conflict, and environmental hindrance, the participants to this quantity supply nuanced analyses of the dramatic variations in media, citizenship, and social activities happening at the present time.
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Cyberactivism on the Participatory Web (Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture) by Martha McCaughey