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Knowledge Societies: Information Technology for Sustainable Development
1: Building Innovative 'Knowledge Societies'. 2: Innovation Systems and the Science and Technology Base. 3: ICT Indicators of Developing Country Participation in 'Knowledge Societies'. 4: BuildingExpand
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The New Telecommunications: A Political Economy of Network Evolution
The dynamics of change in the electronic communication environment are examined in this broad-ranging analysis. Robin Mansell's study encompasses the political, economic and technical factorsExpand
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From Digital Divides to Digital Entitlements in Knowledge Societies
This paper critically examines current constructions of the causes, consequences and appropriate actions to reduce the so-called `digital divide'. Drawing upon discussions that have occurred in aExpand
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The Reality of E-commerce with Developing Countries
Based on research on e-marketplaces in the garments and horticulture sectors and on the experiences of firms in Bangladesh, Kenya and South Africa, this study examines the expectations andExpand
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Imagining the Internet: Communication, Innovation, and Governance
This book is an impressive survey of our collective and cumulative understanding of the evolution of digital communication systems and the Internet. Whilst the information societies of theExpand
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Information and communication technologies for development: assessing the potential and the risks
This article provides a review of the United Nations Commission on Science and Technology for Development (UNCSTD) Working Group on ICTs and Development Report (Knowledge Societies: InformationExpand
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Beyond interoperability to digital ecosystems: regional innovation and socio-economic development led by SMEs
This paper shows the early results of new research on how Digital Ecosystems can promote new modes of sustainable e-business practices, for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs), using an openExpand
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Trust and Crime in Information Societies
This fascinating book gathers together an enviable range of experts from a variety of disciplines to study how trust and crime interact with new digital technologies. It provides a criticalExpand
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The international encyclopedia of digital communication and society
We have compiled The International Encyclopedia of Digital Communication and Society – one of the subdisciplinary collections – together with a group of associate editors, who were selected for their specialized expertise. Expand
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Political Economy, Power and New Media
  • R. Mansell
  • Sociology, Computer Science
  • New Media Soc.
  • 1 February 2004
This article suggests that it is timely to revitalise studies in the tradition of the political economy of media and communications in order to develop a critical and comprehensive analysis of the social and economic dynamics of the production and consumption of new media. Expand
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