Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Politics & Technology Books

You are currently browsing 51–60 of 65 new and published books in the subject of Politics & Technology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 6

  1. Biobanks

    Governance in Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Herbert Gottweis, Alan Petersen

    In recent years, a number of large population-based biobanks – genetic databases that combine genetic information derived from blood samples with personal data about environment, medical history, lifestyle or genealogy – have been set up in order to study the interface between disease, and genetic...

    Published April 29th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Postcolonial Politics, The Internet and Everyday Life

    Pacific Traversals Online

    By M.I. Franklin

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    In this ground-breaking study M.I. Franklin explores the form and substance of everyday life online from a critical postcolonial perspective. With Internet access and social media uses accelerating in the Global South, in-depth studies of just how non-western communities, at home and living abroad,...

    Published October 21st 2007 by Routledge

  3. Young Citizens in the Digital Age

    Political Engagement, Young People and New Media

    Edited by Brian D. Loader

    A social anxiety currently pervades the political classes of the western world, arising from the perception that young people have become disaffected with liberal democratic politics. Voter turnout among 18-25 year olds continues to be lower than other age groups and they are less likely to join...

    Published July 11th 2007 by Routledge

  4. The Internet and National Elections

    A Comparative Study of Web Campaigning

    Edited by Randolph Kluver, Nicholas Jankowski, Kirsten Foot, Steven M. Schneider

    Series: Routledge Research in Political Communication

    The Internet and National Elections provides a comparative analysis of the use of the World Wide Web in countries around the world for campaign purposes. This ambitious study draws upon a common conceptual framework - the "Web sphere," and a shared methodological approach called Web feature...

    Published May 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  5. The Internet and Politics

    Citizens, voters and activists

    Edited by Sarah Oates, Diana Owen, Rachel K Gibson

    Series: Democratization Studies

    This volume explores the nature of the Internet's impact on civil society, addressing the following central questions: is the Internet qualitatively different from the more traditional forms of the media? has the Internet demonstrated real potential to improve civil society through a wider...

    Published December 17th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Global Political Economy in the Information Age

    Power and Inequality

    By Gillian Youngs

    Introduction: 20th-21st century imaginings and realities Section 1: Time/Space Frameworks 1. States and Markets: understanding geospatial time 2. Virtual Realities: exploring sociospatiality 3. The Political Economy of Time: historical time, speed and mobility...

    Published December 13th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Politics on the Internet

    A Student Guide

    By Steve Buckler, David Dolowitz

    The Internet is revolutionizing the way we live and interact with the world and is also changing the way we study. When it comes to politics we are faced with an immense volume of information which is often overwhelming, but properly harnessed can be inspiring and enlightening. This indispensable...

    Published October 19th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Politics Online

    Blogs, Chatrooms, and Discussion Groups in American Democracy

    By Richard Davis

    Despite the growth of various forms of online discussion, their impact on American political life is only beginning to be examined systematically. In Politics Online Richard Davis provides a thorough analysis detailing the political attitudes, behavior, and demographic nature of the electronic...

    Published July 25th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Warfighting and Disruptive Technologies

    Disguising Innovation

    By Terry Pierce

    Series: Strategy and History

    Occasionally, militaries during times of peace achieve major warfighting innovations. Terry Pierce calls these 'disruptive innovations'. The more common innovation phenomenon, however, has been that of integrating new technologies to help perform existing missions better and not change them...

    Published December 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  10. Local Electronic Government

    By Helmut Drüke

    This book investigates how the internet is being used as a tool for comprehensively modernizing local government...

    Published December 22nd 2004 by Routledge