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  1. International Relations and Security in the Digital Age

    Edited by Johan Eriksson, Giampiero Giacomello

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This book examines the impact of the information revolution on international and domestic security, attempting to remedy both the lack of theoretically informed analysis of information security and the US-centric tendency in the existing literature. International Relations and Security in the...

    Published July 29th 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Internet and Parliamentary Democracy in Europe

    A Comparative Study of the Ethics of Political Communication in the Digital Age

    Edited by Xiudian Dai, Philip Norton

    Series: Library of Legislative Studies

    This book investigates the ethical challenges the internet presents to contemporary parliamentary democracy in Europe and how these challenges are being addressed. It fills an important gap: current literature until now has largely focused on the study of internet usage by politicians and...

    Published June 30th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Mobile Lives

    By Anthony Elliott, John Urry

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    How should we understand the personal and social impacts of complex mobility systems? Can lifestyles based around intensive travel, transport and tourism be maintained in the 21st century? What possibility post-carbon lifestyles? In this provocative study of "life on the move", Anthony Elliott and...

    Published May 13th 2010 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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