Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Benkler, Yochai, author

Title Network propaganda : manipulation, disinformation, and radicalization in American politics / Yochai Benkler, Rob Faris, Hal Roberts
Published New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2018
Online access available from:
Oxford University Press owned e-books    View Resource Record  
ProQuest Ebook Central (Limited concurrent users)    View Resource Record  


Description 1 online resource (pages cm)
Contents Mapping disorder. Epistemic crisis -- The architecture of our discontent -- The propaganda feedback loop -- Dynamics of network propaganda -- Immigration and Islamophobia: Breitbart and the Trump Party -- The Fox diet. Mainstream media failure modes and self-healing in a propaganda-rich environment -- The usual suspects. The propaganda pipeline: hacking the core from the periphery -- Are the Russians coming? -- Mammon's algorithm: marketing, manipulation, and clickbait on Facebook -- Can democracy survive the Internet?. Polarization in American politics -- The origins of asymmetry -- Can the Internet survive democracy? -- What can men do against such reckless hate? -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 2016
Communication in politics -- United States.
Political campaigns -- United States.
Mass media -- Political aspects -- United States.
Social media -- Political aspects -- United States.
Internet in political campaigns -- United States.
Disinformation -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Radicalism -- United States.
Political culture -- United States.
United States -- Politics and government -- 2009-2017.
United States -- Politics and government -- 2017-
Form Electronic book
Author Faris, Rob, author
Roberts, Hal (Harold), author
ISBN 9780190923662 (electronic bk.)
0190923660 (electronic bk.)