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The Resource Information politics : liberation and exploitation in the digital society, Tim Jordan, (electronic resource)

Information politics : liberation and exploitation in the digital society, Tim Jordan, (electronic resource)

Label
Information politics : liberation and exploitation in the digital society
Title
Information politics
Title remainder
liberation and exploitation in the digital society
Statement of responsibility
Tim Jordan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Conflict over information is a central part of twenty-first century life. Tim Jordan examines the nature of an information politics that has emergede with the rise of mass digital cultures and the internet. He located it within a field of power and rebellion that is populated by social and political struggles. This book is the ideal place to start for anyone approaching the rapidly changing terrain of digital culture and conflict. -- from back cover
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1959-
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Jordan, Tim
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Digital barricades : interventions in digital culture and politics
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  • Internet
  • Internet
  • Information society
Label
Information politics : liberation and exploitation in the digital society, Tim Jordan, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-229) and index
Contents
Introduction : information as a politics -- Part 1. Theory of information power. Recursion -- Technologies' embrace -- Network and protocol theory : dis/organising information power -- Part 2. Platforms. Clouds -- Securitisation of the Internet -- Social media networks -- Part 3. Battlegrounds. Battlegrounds and the iPad -- Death and gaming -- Hacktivism : operation Tunisia, modular tactics and information activism -- Conclusion : information exploitation and information liberation
Control code
ssj0001551364
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 232 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780745333663
Lccn
2016498070
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001551364
Label
Information politics : liberation and exploitation in the digital society, Tim Jordan, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-229) and index
Contents
Introduction : information as a politics -- Part 1. Theory of information power. Recursion -- Technologies' embrace -- Network and protocol theory : dis/organising information power -- Part 2. Platforms. Clouds -- Securitisation of the Internet -- Social media networks -- Part 3. Battlegrounds. Battlegrounds and the iPad -- Death and gaming -- Hacktivism : operation Tunisia, modular tactics and information activism -- Conclusion : information exploitation and information liberation
Control code
ssj0001551364
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 232 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780745333663
Lccn
2016498070
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001551364

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