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  1. Blogging the Political

    Politics and Participation in a Networked Society

    By Antoinette Pole

    The popular blog-tracking site technorati.com reports the existance of well over one hundred million blogs. Despite the medium’s ubiquity, the impact of political blogging on politics and civic engagemment has not been systematically examined. In an era of depressed civic engagement, where access...

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Cyber-Conflict and Global Politics

    Edited by Athina Karatzogianni

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This volume examines theoretical and empirical issues relating to cyberconflict and its implications for global security and politics. Taking a multidimensional approach to current debates in internet politics, the book comprises essays by leading experts from across the world. The volume includes...

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Handbook of Internet Politics

    Edited by Andrew Chadwick, Philip N. Howard

    The politics of the internet has entered the social science mainstream. From debates about its impact on parties and election campaigns following momentous presidential contests in the United States, to concerns over international security, privacy and surveillance in the post-9/11, post-7/7...

    Published December 16th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Understanding E-Government in Europe

    Issues and Challenges

    Edited by Paul G. Nixon, Vassiliki N. Koutrakou, Rajash Rawal

    This volume critically explores the contentions in the emerging debate surrounding new media technologies and the extent to which they are challenging traditional political and government models. Examining a range of citizen/government interactions which together form e-government in...

    Published December 9th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Cosmic Society

    Towards a Sociology of the Universe

    By Peter Dickens, James Ormrod

    An original vision and a pedagogical text on a major issue of our time and, even more, of our childen´s. Göran Therborn is University Professor of Sociology at Uppsala University, Sweden, and Professor and Chair of Sociology at the University of Cambridge, UK. Arguably the most important and...

    Published December 9th 2009 by Routledge

  6. The New Media of Surveillance

    Edited by Shoshana Magnet, Kelly Gates

    The spread of new surveillance technologies is an issue of major concern for democratic societies. More ubiquitous and sophisticated monitoring techniques raise profound questions for the very possibility of individual autonomy and democratic government. Innovations in surveillance systems require...

    Published August 20th 2009 by Routledge

  7. The Politics of Bureaucracy

    An Introduction to Comparative Public Administration, 6th Edition

    By B.Guy Peters

    Written by a leading authority in the field, this comprehensive exploration of the political and policy-making roles of public bureaucracies is now available in a fully revised sixth edition, offering extensive, well documented comparative analysis of the effects of politics on bureaucracy. New to...

    Published August 10th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Virtuous War

    Mapping the Military-Industrial-Media-Entertainment-Network, 2nd Edition

    By James Der Derian

    Virtuous War is the first book to map the emergence and judge the consequences of a new military-industrial-media-entertainment network. James Der Derian takes the reader from a family history of war and genocide to new virtual battlespaces in the Mojave Desert, Silicon Valley, Hollywood and...

    Published February 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  9. Propaganda and Information Warfare in the Twenty-First Century

    Altered Images and Deception Operations

    By Scot Macdonald

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This is the first book to analyze how the technology to alter images and rapidly distribute them can be used for propaganda and to support deception operations. In the past, propagandists and those seeking to conduct deception operations used crude methods to alter images of real people, events and...

    Published January 29th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Critical Practices in International Theory

    Selected Essays

    By James Der Derian

    Critical Practices in International Theory brings together for the first time the essays of the leading IR theorist, James Der Derian. The essays cover a variety of issues central to Der Derian's work including diplomacy, alienation, terrorism, intelligence, national security, new forms of warfare,...

    Published December 18th 2008 by Routledge