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The Resource Digital world : connectivity, creativity and rights, edited by Gillian Youngs, (electronic resource)

Digital world : connectivity, creativity and rights, edited by Gillian Youngs, (electronic resource)

Label
Digital world : connectivity, creativity and rights
Title
Digital world
Title remainder
connectivity, creativity and rights
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gillian Youngs
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "The Internet and digital technologies have changed the world we live in and the ways we engage with one another and work and play. This is the starting point for this collection which takes analysis of the digital world to the next level exploring the frontiers of digital and creative transformations and mapping their future directions. It brings together a distinctive collection of leading academics, social innovators, activists, policy specialists and digital and creative practitioners to discuss and address the challenges and opportunities in the contemporary digital and creative economy. Contributions explain the workings of the digital world through three main themes: connectivity, creativity and rights. They combine theoretical and conceptual discussions with real world examples of new technologies and technological and creative processes and their impacts. Discussions range across political, economic and cultural areas and assess national contexts including the UK and China. Areas covered include digital identity and empowerment, the Internet and the "Fifth Estate", social media and the Arab Spring, digital storytelling, transmedia and audience, economic and social innovation, digital inclusion, community and online curation, cyberqueer activism. The volume developed out of a UK Economic and Social Research Council funded research seminar series"--
  • "The Internet and digital technologies have changed the world we live in and the ways we engage with one another and work and play. This is the starting point for this collection which takes analysis of the digital world to the next level exploring the frontiers of digital and creative transformations and mapping their future directions. It brings together a distinctive collection of leading academics, social innovators, activists, policy specialists and digital and creative practitioners to discuss and address the challenges and opportunities in the contemporary digital and creative economy. Contributions explain the workings of the digital world through three main themes: connectivity, creativity and rights. They combine theoretical and conceptual discussions with real world examples of new technologies and technological and creative processes and their impacts. Discussions range across political, economic and cultural areas and assess national contexts including the UK and China. Areas covered include digital identity and empowerment, the Internet and the 'Fifth Estate', social media and the Arab Spring, digital storytelling, transmedia and audience, economic and social innovation, digital inclusion, community and online curation, cyberqueer activism. This work will be of interest to scholars of politics, international relations and communication studies"--
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  • Provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Youngs, Gillian
Series statement
Routledge research in political communication
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Information technology
  • Information technology
  • Digital media
  • Digital media
Label
Digital world : connectivity, creativity and rights, edited by Gillian Youngs, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-188) and index
Control code
ssj0000917919
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 191)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780415839082
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012050295
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000917919
Label
Digital world : connectivity, creativity and rights, edited by Gillian Youngs, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-188) and index
Control code
ssj0000917919
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 191)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780415839082
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012050295
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000917919

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