Whose Global Village

Author: Ramesh Srinivasan
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479862967
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This book asks us to re-consider ‘whose global village’ we are shaping with the digital technology revolution today.

Remotely Global

Author: Charles Piot
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226669687
Size: 69.22 MB
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Confounding both anthropological theorizations and the State Department's stereotyped images of African village life, Remotely Global aims to rethink Euroamerican theories that fail to come to terms with the fluidity of everyday relations ...

After The Internet

Author: Ramesh Srinivasan
Publisher: Polity
ISBN: 9781509506170
Size: 55.48 MB
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From indigenous and non-Western communities and activists in Tahrir Square, to imprisoned hackers and whistleblowers, this book illustrates how post-digital cultures are changing the internet as we know it - from a system which is ...

The Commanding Heights

Author: Daniel Yergin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 184737591X
Size: 11.78 MB
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Taking a worldwide perspective, including Britain, where the process began with Mrs Thatcher, Europe and the former USSR, China, Latin America and the US, THE COMMANDING HEIGHTS shows how a revolution in ideas is transforming the world ...

By Any Media Necessary

Author: Henry Jenkins
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479899984
Size: 34.79 MB
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Youth are often seen as emblematic of this crisis--frequently represented as uninterested in political life and ill-informed about current-affairs. By Any Media Necessary offers a profoundly different picture of contemporary American youth.

Who Owns The Future

Author: Jaron Lanier
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451654995
Size: 67.23 MB
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Who Owns the Future? is his visionary reckoning with the most urgent economic and social trend of our age: the poisonous concentration of money and power in our digital networks.

The Forgotten Founders

Author: Stewart L. Udall
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781610910705
Size: 10.70 MB
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The story of the West's development is a singular chapter of history, but not, according to former Secretary of the Interior and native westerner Stewart L. Udall, for the reasons filmmakers and novelists would have us believe.

Global Value Chains In A Changing World

Author: Deborah Kay Elms
ISBN: 9789287038821
Size: 75.75 MB
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A collection of papers by some of the world's leading specialists on global value chains (GVCs). It examines how GVCs have evolved and the challenges they face in a rapidly changing world.

Desert Boys

Author: Chris McCormick
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 1250075513
Size: 17.77 MB
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This series of powerful, intertwining stories illuminates Daley Kushner's world - the family, friends and community that have both formed and constrained him, and his new life in San Francisco.