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The Net Delusion: The Dark Side of Internet Freedom

Evgeny Morozov - Computers - 2012 - 449 pages
Updated with a new Afterword "The revolution will be Twittered!" declared journalist Andrew Sullivan after protests erupted in Iran. But as journalist and social commentator ...
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Managing the Infosphere: Governance, Technology, and Cultural Practice in Motion

Stephen D. McDowell, Philip E. Steinberg, Tami K. Tomasello - Computers - 2008 - 249 pages
Managing the Infosphere examines the global world of communications as a mobile space that overlaps uneasily with the world of sovereign, territorial nation-states. Drawing on ...
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The Muslim Extremist Discourse: Constructing Us versus Them

Faizullah Jan - Political Science - 2015 - 174 pages
Muslim Extremist Discourse analyzes the discourse of militant extremists. Newspapers published by extremists play a critical role in securing and maintaining public support for ...
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You've Got Dissent! Chinese Dissident Use of the Internet and Beijing's ...

Michael S. Chase, James C. Mulvenon - Technology & Engineering - 2002 - 132 pages
An analysis of the political use of the Internet by Chinese dissidents, both in the PRC and abroad, and the counterstrategies that Beijing has employed to prevent or minimize ...
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Disremembering the Dictatorship: The Politics of Memory in the Spanish ...

Joan Ramon Resina - History - 2000 - 248 pages
Most accounts of the Spanish transition to democracy have been celebratory exercise rather than a project of reform. This book strives to present memory as a performative ...
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Russian Fascism: Traditions, Tendencies, Movements

Stephen D. Shenfield - Political Science - 2001
Will Russia's fragile and flawed democracy meet the same fate as interwar Germany's Weimar Republic? That is the question that prompts this meticulous analysis of fascism, its ...
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Democracy Challenged: The Rise of Semi-Authoritarianism

Marina Ottaway - Political Science - 2013 - 256 pages
During the 1990s, international democracy promotion efforts led to the establishment of numerous regimes that cannot be easily classified as either authoritarian or democratic ...
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