Digital Frontiers (Index on Censorship)

Digital Frontiers (Index on Censorship)

By: Natasha Schmidt (editor), Miren Gutierrez (editor)Paperback

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From Tunisia to China, activists and journalists are using technology to get vital news out and bring about change. As the battle to control information continues - from government surveillance and online blocking to big business to hacktivists and protesters - Index looks at the key players in the fight for digital freedom. With Rebecca MacKinnon & Ethan Zuckerman: Tools for the future Jennifer Granick: Damage control Gabriella Coleman: Beacons of freedom Eric King: Trade secrets Ahmed Mansoor: free expression in Dubai Milton Mueller: Revolution in crisis Heather Bond: Ushahidi and crowd wisdom Pranesh Prakash: India's internet jam Hu Yong: microblogging in China Alex McGillivray on Twitter Frontline SMS: Anchor to the world. PLUS Fault lines: religion, culture and censorship with Edna Fernandes, Svetlana Mintcheva and Brad Adams AND Fiction from Roma Tearne and Jamal Ali's modern fable.

Contents

Editorial - Natasha Schmidt Digital Frontiers Don't Feed the Trolls - Rebecca Mackinnon and Ethan Zuckerman Damage Control - Jennifer Grannick Crowd Wisdom - Heather Ford On the Ground - Erica Hagen Revolution in Crisis - Milton Mueller Obstacles to Liberty - Ahmed Mansoor Fragile Terrain - Rohan Jayasekera On the Ground - Moez Chakchouk Beacons of Freedom - Gabriella Coleman India's Internet Jam - Pranesh Prakash Trade Secrets - Eric King Turning the Tables - Paul Bernal The Business of Free Speech - Alexander Macgillivray Stripsearch - Martin Rowson Blind Faith - Joe McNamee From the Archive - Nan Levinson Going Mobile - Danica Radovanovic Anchor to the World - Sean McDonald On the Ground - Nguyen Van Dai Rights and Risks - Till Sommer What Free Speech Means... Index Index A Chronicle of Free Speech Violations Fault Lines: Religion, Culture and Censorship 138 The Battle for Debate - Edna Fernandez Tunisia's Red Lines - Afef Abrougui Crime Scenes - Maryam Omidi Reign of Fear - Brad Adams On the Ground - Maxim Efimov Scare Tactics - Svetlana Mintcheva From the Archive - Marta Malina Moraczewska Paths of Dissent Ballpoint - Roma Teanre The Pharaohs - Jamal Ali 40th Anniversary Poems

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781446267417
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9781446267417
  • weight: 380
  • ISBN10: 1446267415

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