"Because what happens in the digitalization of media and privatization is the contraction and the impoverishment of our media. People talk about “dumbing down”—it’s not just about dumbing down—it’s something different than that. And that means that there’s a much tighter control over what can be said.”

Digital and Network Politics

A digital and network politics working bibliography. Whilst its possible to locate an enormous variety of links on the subject areas of ‘Network Politics’ on the net it is our intention to collate a long term resource which will enable a more critical reading and understanding of the area.

Bibliography – Release One

Ansell, Keith. (1999) Germinal life. Psychology Press/RKP, UK

Ansell, Keith. (1997) Deleuze and philosophy - the difference engineer Psychology Press/RKP, UK

Barney D 2004, ‘Network Society,’ in The Network Society, Polity, Cambridge, pp. 5-33.

Ball, Philip. (2011) Flow. Oxford University Press, UK

Barry, John A.. (1993) Technobabble. The MIT Press, UK

Baudrillard, Jean. (1996) The system of objects. Verso Books, UK

Baudrillard, Jean. (1998) The consumer society. London, Sage Publications Ltd, UK

Benkler, Yochai. (2006) The wealth of networks. Yale University Press. UK

Bloch, Ernst. (2000) The spirit of Utopia. Stanford University Press, CA., Stanford Univ Press

Bradley, Arthur. (2011) Originary Technicity: The Theory of Technology from Marx to Derrida. Palgrave MacMillan, UK

Bräuchler, B. (2005) Cyberidentities at War: Der Molukkenkonflikt im Internet. Bielefeld: transcript.

Brown, C. and L. Czerniewicz 2010. Debunking the ‘digital native’: beyond digital apartheid, towards digital democracy, Journal of Computer Assisted Learning.

Carty V & Onyett J 2006, ‘Protest, Cyberactivism and New Social Movements: The Reemergence of the Peace Movement Post 9/11,’ Social Movement Studies, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 229-249.

Castells, Manuel. (2009) The rise of the network society. Blackwell Pub, Oxford, UK

Castells, M. 2001. The Internet Galaxy: reflections on the Internet, Business and Society. Blackwell. Oxford.

Castells, Manuel, 2009 Communication Power. Oxford: Oxford University Press. UK

Castells, Manuel and Barney, Darin David. (2004) The network society. Polity Press, UK

Cavalli, L. L.. (2000) Genes, peoples and languages. Allen Lane, UK

Certeau, Michel de. (1988) The practice of everyday life. University of California Press, UK/USA

Chadwick, A. (2006). Internet Politics: States, Citizen, and New Communication Technologies. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Chadwick, Andrew; Howard, Philip N. 2008. Routledge handbook of internet politics.

Chamberlain K 2004, ‘Redefining Cyberactivism: The Future of Online Project,’ Review of Communication, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 139-146.

Clark, Jessica, and Nina Keim.Public Media 2.0 Field Report: Building Social Media Infrastructure to Engage Publics. Rep. Center for Social Media (American University), 2009.

Dahlberg, L. 2010. Cyber-Libertarianism 2.0: A Discourse Theory/Critical Political Economy Examination, Cultural Politics Volume 6, Number 3, November 2010 , pp. 331-356 (26)

Debord, Guy. (2004) Panegyric. London, Verso Books, UK

Drew, Jesse 2005 From the Gulf War to the Battle of Seattle: Building an international alternative media network. In At A Distance: Precursors to Art and Activism on the Internet . Edited by N. Neumark and A. Chandler. Cambridge: MIT Press.

Freedman, Des. (2008) The politics of media policy. London, Polity Press, UK

Gaffney, Devin (2010). #iranElection: quantifying online activism. Proceedings of the WebSci10.Raleigh, NC April 26-27th.

Gaffney, Peter. (2010) The Force of the Virtual. University Of Minnesota Press.UK

Giard, Luce et al. (1998) The practice of everyday life. Univ Of Minnesota Press ,UK

Graff, G. M. (2007). The First Campaign: Globalization, the Web, and the Race for the White House. Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

GRANJON Fabien et CARDON Dominique, Médiactivistes, Presses de Sciences Po, 2010.

Hampton, K.N. (2003) ‘Grieving for a Lost Network: Collective Action in a Wired Suburb’, The Information Society 19: 417-428.

Hands, J. 2010 @ Is For Activism. Pluto Press

Hauben, Michael and Ronda Hauben. (1997). Netizens: On the History and Impact of Usenet and the Internet. Los Alamitos, CA: IEEE Computer Society Press.

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Hindman, M. 2009. The Myth of Digital Democracy. Princeton, NJ and Oxford: Princeton University Press,

HINKELBEIN, O. 2008. Strategien zur digitalen Integration von Migranten: Ethnographische Fallstudien in Esslingen und Hannover. Unpublished PhD Thesis, University of Bremen.

Howard, Philip N. 2010. The Digital Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy: Information Technology and Political Islam. Oxford University Press. Oxford Studies in Digital Politics.

Juris, J.S. 2008. Networking Futures: the Movements against Corporate Globalization. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press.

Karanović, J. 2010 Contentious Europeanization: The Paradox of Becoming European through Anti-Patent Activism, Ethnos

Kelty, C. (2008) Two Bits: The Cultural Significance of Free Software. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press.

Lanier, Jaron. (2011) You Are Not a Gadget. Penguin Books, UK

Latour, Bruno. (2010) On the Modern Cult of the Factish Gods. Duke Univ Press, USA/UK

Lievrouw, Leah 2011. Alternative and Activist New Media. Polity Press.UK

Lipovetsky, Gilles et al. (2005) Hypermodern times. Polity Press, UK

Loomis, Kristin S. et al. (1982) The National directory of addresses and telephone numbers. Concord Reference Books, Incorporated

Margolin, Victor. (1997) The struggle for utopia. Chicago, University Of Chicago Press

Mattelart, Armand. (2003) The information society. London, Sage Publications Ltd

Mattelart, Armand, (1979) Multinational Corporations and the Control of Culture, Brighton, Harvester Press, UK

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Nancy, Jean-Luc. (2007) The creation of the world, or, Globalization. State Univ of New York Pr

McCaughy M & Ayers M 2003, Cyberactivism – Online Activism in Theory and Practice, Routledge, New York.

Monbiot, George. (2006) Heat. London, Allen Lane, UK

Parikka, Jussi. (2010) Insect Media. University Of Minnesota Press

Poovey, Mary. (2004) A history of the modern fact. Chicago, University Of Chicago Press

Rheingold, H. (2002). Smart mobs: The next social revolution. Cambridge, MA: Perseus Publishing.

Rheingold, H. 2008 “Mobile Media & Political Collective Action” 2008 (PDF)

Rosenberg, Justin. (2000) The follies of globalisation theory. London, Verso Books

Turner, Fred 2006. From Counterculture to Cyberculture: Stewart Brand, the Whole Earth Network, and the Rise of Digital Utopianism. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Postill, J. (2008) Localizing the internet beyond communities and networks. New Media and Society 10 (3), 413-431

Postill, J. in press Localizing the Internet: An Anthropological Account. Oxford and New York: Berghahn.

Ranciere, Jacques. (2009) The emancipated spectator. Verso Books, UK

Rheingold, H. (2002). Smart mobs: The next social revolution. Cambridge, MA: Perseus Publishing.

Rodowick, David Norman. (2010) Afterimages of Gilles Deleuze’s Film Philosophy. Univ Of Minnesota Press

Shirky, C. (2008). Here comes everybody. London : Penguin Group, UK

Sim, Stuart. (2007) Manifesto for silence. Edinburgh University Press, UK

Stone, Allucquère Rosanne. (1996) The War of Desire and Technology at the Close of the Mechanical Age. The MIT Press

Stiegler, Bernard. (2010) Taking Care of Youth and the Generations. Stanford Univ Pr

Stiegler, Bernard. (2010) Technics and Time 1 Stanford Univ Pr

Stiegler, Bernard. (2010) Technics and Time 2 Stanford Univ Pr

Stiegler, Bernard. (2010) Technics and Time 3. Stanford Univ Pr

Strauss, P. (2007) Fibre Optics and Community in East London: Political Technologies on a ‘Wired-Up’ Newham Housing Estate. Unpublished PhD thesis, Manchester University.

Virilio, Paul. (2000) The information bomb. New York, N.Y., Verso Books, UK

Virilio, Paul. (2002) Desert screen. New York, Continuum Intl Pub Group, USA/UK

Watson, Tom (2008) CauseWired: Plugging In, Getting Involved, Changing the World.

Wills, David. (1995) Prosthesis. Stanford, Calif., Stanford Univ Pr

Wood, Ellen Meiksins. (2003) Empire of capital. Verso, UK

Woolley, Benjamin. (1993) Virtual worlds. Penguin Books