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Book review: Viral hate: containing its spread on the Internet

Alonso, Ana Polo (2013) Book review: Viral hate: containing its spread on the Internet. LSE Review of Books (02 Jul 2013). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

"Viral Hate: Containing Its Spread on the Internet." Abraham H. Foxman and Christopher Wolf. Palgrave Macmillan. July 2013. --- Every day, individuals and organizations use the power of the Internet to spread vicious attacks against people based on their race, ethnicity, religious beliefs, and sexual orientation. In Viral Hate, Abraham H. Foxman and Christopher Wolf examine the epidemic of Internet hate and provide examples of the real harm online hate does to people and to society. Ana Polo Alonso recommends this read to anyone interested in debates around freedom of expression and extending our laws to the Internet.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2013 The Author
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > ZA Information resources > ZA4050 Electronic information resources
Sets: Collections > LSE Review of Books
Date Deposited: 06 Nov 2013 14:55
Last Modified: 06 Nov 2013 14:55
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/54160

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