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Author Von Schnitzler, Antina, 1975- author

Title Democracy's infrastructure : techno-politics and citizenship after apartheid / Antina von Schnitzler
Published Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (253 pages)
Series Princeton studies in culture and technology
Princeton studies in culture and technology.
Contents Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- The "discipline of freedom" -- After the rent boycotts -- Infrastructure and the politics of payment -- The making of a techno-political device -- Measuring life -- Living prepaid and the politics of numbers after apartheid -- Performing dignity -- Human rights and the legal politics of water -- Conclusion -- References -- Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Citizenship -- South Africa.
Communication in politics -- Technological innovations -- South Africa.
Mass media -- Political aspects -- South Africa.
Political participation -- Technological innovations -- South Africa.
Technology -- Political aspects -- South Africa.
South Africa -- Politics and government -- 1994-
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0691170770
9780691170770 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780691170787 (paperback: alk. paper)
9781400882991 (Proquest Ebook Central)