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“Imagining the internet: communication, innovation and governance” by Robin Mansell (book review)

Beckett, Charlie (2012) “Imagining the internet: communication, innovation and governance” by Robin Mansell (book review). POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (18 Sep 2012) Blog.

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Abstract

Just before the beginning of the 21st century when I was working in a state of the art TV newsroom I remember having to ask to use the Internet. There were only a few terminals so we had to take turns to cruise the few websites then available. Now it is, as the late Professor Roger Silverstone said, ‘environmental’. We can carry the Internet around in our pockets and yet it’s powerful enough to catalyse Revolutions. Yet, what do you imagine it is?

Item Type: Website (Blog)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/polis/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author(s)
Library of Congress subject classification: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
J Political Science > JC Political theory
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Sets: Departments > Media and Communications
Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 16 May 2017 11:24
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/77214/

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