Civic Engagement, Digital Networks, And Political Reform In Africa by Okoth Fred Mudhai

Full Title: Civic Engagement, Digital Networks, And Political Reform In Africa
Author/Editor(s): Okoth Fred Mudhai
ISBN: 0230117929, 9780230117921
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Published Place: New York, NY
Published/Copyright Year: 2013
Language: English
Physical Description: Illustrations included, 23 cm
LCCN: 2012034528
Series: Palgrave Macmillan Series In International Political Communication
Number of pages: 259 (xx, 259 pages)
Categories:
Political Participation > Technological Innovations > Africa
Information Technology > Political Aspects > Africa
Communication In Politics > Technological Innovations > Africa
Africa > Politics And Government > 21st Century


Content:
Part I. Introduction: 1. General introduction: Civic challenge of ruling elite via new digital media in Africa
Part II. The Setting: 2. Private-public sphere: civic engagement, new media and democracy theory; 3. The "wave" and "spring" metaphors in networks' struggle for change; 4. Civic engagement, the African state and political reform; 5. Power and influence in the digital age: new challenges to state hegemony
Part III. Continental Trends and Networks: 6. Platforms and applications diffusion: civic engagement and ICT trends; 7. Identity and issue networks: new media, politics of belonging, and change
Part IV. A Tale of Two Countries: Kenya and Zambia: 8. La luta continua: transition and disillusionment in the "second liberation" and the "third republic"; 9. Civic actors and the struggle for change: precursors to new social movements in Kenya and Zambia; 10. Unmuzzling old dogs to bark anew far and wide; 11. Perceptions of Kenyan and Zambian urban civic actors on their new media use in political realms
Part V. Conclusio: 12. Civic engagement, digital networks and political reform in an increasingly open digital media environment.

Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-252) and index.

ISBNPlus ID: UIC.VG14.94495-data_007-2292314
Other ID: 793573184(OCLC)
Nature: Bibliographies
Form: Nonfiction
LC Call No: JQ36 .M84 2013
Dewey Decimal: 306.209609051
Released Date: 20130321

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APA Style:
Mudhai, O.F. (2013). Civic Engagement, Digital Networks, And Political Reform In Africa. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan.

MLA Style:
Mudhai, Okoth Fred. Civic Engagement, Digital Networks, And Political Reform In Africa. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. Print.

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Mudhai, Okoth Fred. Civic Engagement, Digital Networks, And Political Reform In Africa. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.