The Prospect of Internet Democracy

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Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2009 - Political Science - 191 pages
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This work is a detailed exploration of the theoretical implications of the Internet and related information and communication technologies (ICTs) for democratic theory. It focuses on how political uses of the Internet have affected patterns of influence among citizens, interest groups and political institutions.

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Michael Margolis is a technologist in the field of real time computing with expertise in developing and delivering hardware and software for interacting with the environment. He has more than 30 years of experience at senior levels with Sony, Microsoft, and Lucent/Bell Labs. He has written libraries and core software that are part of the official Arduino 1.0 distribution.

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