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Author Hintz, Arne.

Title Civil society media and global governance : intervening into the world summit on the information society / Arne Hintz
Published Berlin : Lit, 2009

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Description 313 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Series Medien & Politik ; Bd. 37
Medien & Politik ; Bd. 37
Contents Contents note continued: 6.3.The "Multi-Stakeholder Approach" -- 6.4.Civil Society structures and agenda -- 6.5.Side-events and counter-activities -- 6.6.Conclusion -- 7.Civil Society Media at WSIS -- 7.1.Media corporations -- 7.2.The Media Caucus -- 7.3.The Community Media Working Group -- 7.4.Outside WSIS: WSIS?WeSeize! and beyond -- 7.5.Media events between inside and outside -- 7.6.Conclusion -- 8.Tracing Civil Society Media in WSIS Negotiations and Outcomes -- 8.1.The Geneva phase -- 8.2.The Tunis phase -- 8.3.Further conferences and outcomes -- 8.4.Conclusion -- 9.Within and Beyond WSIS: Re-Thinking Civil Society Media Approaches to Global Governance -- 9.1.Interventions into WSIS: Successes and failures -- 9.2.Challenges: internal and external -- 9.3.Strategy: From challenges to opportunities -- 9.4.A governance agenda by CS Media? -- 9.5.The CS Media model revisited -- 9.6.Towards participatory communication governance -- 10.Prospects
Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction -- 2.Civil Society Media -- 2.1.Civil Society-a definition -- 2.2.Civil Society Media -- 2.3.The ̀€Mainstream Model': Aspects of media hegemony -- 2.4.Conclusion -- 3.Global Communication Governance -- 3.1.Global Governance -- 3.2.Communication Governance -- 3.3.New World Information and Communication Order -- 3.4.Conclusion -- 4.Civil Society and Global Governance: Structures, Strategies, Agendas -- 4.1.Intervening from inside and outside -- 4.2.The strategies of social movements -- 4.3.Beyond policy: A focus on practices -- 4.4.An agenda of media democracy and communication rights -- 4.5.Conclusion -- 5.Approaches to Information Society -- 5.1.Elements of the ̀€new' society -- 5.2.The hopes and realities of information society -- 5.3.Ideologies of the information age -- 5.4.Issues -- 5.5.Conclusion -- 6.The World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) -- 6.1.Structure and history -- 6.2.Themes, negotiations and outcomes --
Notes Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral - Hamburg) under the title: Civil society media as a global political actor
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 288-312)
Subject World Summit on the Information Society.
Civil society.
Information society.
International organization.
Mass media policy.
Mass media -- Political aspects.
Genre/Form Academic theses.
ISBN 3825818063 (paperback)
9783825818067 (paperback)