Communications Self-Regulation in the Age of Internet Convergence
Can the Internet regulate itself? Faced with a range of 'harms' and conflicts associated with the new media – from gambling to pornography – many governments have resisted the temptation to regulate, opting instead to encourage media providers to develop codes of conduct and...
Published December 19th 2007 by Routledge
The Stories of the Northern League, 1980-2000
This book is the first full-length study available in English to trace the extraordinary history of the Italian Northern Leagues during the 1980s and 1990s. At a time when the postwar First Republic entered a crisis amid corruption scandals, the Leagues acted as one of the main protest actors and...
Published April 25th 2001 by Routledge
Technology, Cities and Civic Networks
Developments in information technology and the internet are taking place at an almost bewildering pace. Such improvements, however, are believed to present opportunities for improving the responsiveness and accountability of political institutions and enhancing citizen participation.In...
Published December 10th 1997 by Routledge