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Deferring Democracy: Promoting Openness in Authoritarian Regimes

Catharin E. Dalpino - Political Science - 2011 - 152 pages
This book takes a fresh look at the prospects for political change in authoritarian countries like China, Iran and Vietnam, and argues that immediate opportunities exist to ...
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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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Telecentres, Access and Development: Experience and Lessons from Uganda and ...

Sarah Parkinson - Computers - 2005 - 148 pages
Presents an analysis of the experience of South Africa and Uganda in their quest for universal access, with particular emphasis on the role of shared access centres and the ...
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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
This unique book analyzes the discourse of organizations affiliated with al-Qaeda. It interrogates the discourse of these extremist organizations, which publish their own ...
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Liberation Technology: Social Media and the Struggle for Democracy

Larry Diamond, Marc F. Plattner - Political Science - 2012 - 208 pages
Howard, Muzammil M. Hussain, Rebecca MacKinnon, Patrick Meier, Evgeny Morozov, Xiao Qiang, Rafal Rohozinski, Mehdi Yahyanejad
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Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict in Indonesia

Jacques Bertrand - History - 2004 - 278 pages
An exploration of religious and ethnic conflict in a complex and often misunderstood part of the world.
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