Democracy online : the prospects for political renewal through the Internet


Shane, P.M.


Routledge, New York, p.xx, 279 p. (2004)


0415948649 (hb alk. pape

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Evans Library or Annex J


Internet Political aspects United States.; Internet in public administration United States.; Political participation United States Computer network resources.


2004001294Peter M. Shane, editor.ill. ; 24 cm.Includes bibliographical references and index.Technologies for democracy / Unchat: Democratic solution for a wired world / Cyberjuries: a model of deliberative democracy? / Expanding dialogue: the internet, public sphere, and transnational democracy / Electronic Federalist: the internet and the eclectic institutionalization of democratic legitimacy / Global goverance and electronic democracy: E-politics as a multidimensional experience / Interactivity, equality, and the prospects for electronic democracy: a review / Online deliberation: possibilities of the internet for deliberative democracy / Hacktivism and the future of democratic discourse / ICANN and electronic democratic deficit / Digital deliberation: engaging the public through online policy dialogues / Participation, deliberative democracy, and the internet: lessons from a National Forum on Commercial Vehicle Safety / Internet-based political discourse: a case study of electronic democracy in Hoogeveen / League of women voters' DemocracyNet (DNet): an exercise in online civic engagement / Virtual distance and America's changing sense of community / Access, skill, and motivation in online political discussion: testing cyberrealism / Virtual deliberation: knowledge from online interaction versus ordinary discussion / Challenge of E-Democracy for political parties /