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Network Governance of Global Religions

Jerusalem, Rome, and Mecca

By Michel S. Laguerre

Routledge – 2011 – 182 pages

Series: Routledge Research in Information Technology and Society

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Description

This study seeks to explain three models of network governance embedded in digital practices that the mainstream monotheistic religions—Judaism, Catholic Christianity, and Islam—have used to lead and manage the worldwide distribution of their local nodes, exploring the connection between network governance and its digital embeddedness and showing how the latter enhances the performance of the former.

Contents

Introduction 1. Network Governance of Global Religions 2. Global Judaism and Cosmonational Network Governance 3. Global Catholicism and Corporate Network Governance 4. Global Islam and Distributed Cellular Network Governance 5. The Network Management of Global Religions

Author Bio

Michel S. Laguerre is Professor and Director of the Berkeley Center for Globalization and Information Technology.

Name: Network Governance of Global Religions: Jerusalem, Rome, and Mecca (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: By Michel S. Laguerre. This study seeks to explain three models of network governance embedded in digital practices that the mainstream monotheistic religions—Judaism, Catholic Christianity, and Islam—have used to lead and manage the worldwide distribution...
Categories: Sociology of Religion, Comparative, Sociology of Science & Technology