Communicating Global Activism

  title={Communicating Global Activism},
  author={W. Lance Bennett},
  journal={Information, Communication \& Society},
  pages={143 - 168}
  • W. Bennett
  • Published 1 January 2003
  • Political Science
  • Information, Communication & Society
Many observers doubt the capacity of digital media to change the political game. The rise of a transnational activism that is aimed beyond states and directly at corporations, trade and development regimes offers a fruitful area for understanding how communication practices can help create a new politics. The Internet is implicated in the new global activism far beyond merely reducing the costs of communication, or transcending the geographical and temporal barriers associated with other… 

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