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Title Critical perspectives on social media and protest : between control and emancipation / edited by Lina Dencik and Oliver Leistert
Published New York : Rowman & Littlefield International, [2015]
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Contents Introduction / Lina Dencik and Oliver Leistert -- Promise and practice in studies of social media and movements / Sebastian Haunss -- Algorithmic control and visibility -- The revolution will not be liked : on the systemic constraints of corporate social media platforms for protests / Oliver Leistert -- Mobilizing in times of social media : from a politics of identity to a politics of visibility / Stefania Milan -- Temporal alienation and redefining spaces -- Social media, immediacy and the time for democracy : critical reflections on social media as "temporalising practices" / Veronica Barassi -- "This space belongs to us!" : protest spaces in times of accelerating capitalism / Anne Kaun -- Surveillance, censorship and political economy -- Social media censorship, privatised regulation, and new restrictions to protest and dissent / Arne Hintz -- Social media protest in context : surveillance, information management, and neoliberal governance in Canada / Joanna Redden -- Preempting dissent : from participatory policing to collaborative filmmaking / Greg Elmer -- Dissent and fragmentation from within -- The struggle within : discord, conflict and paranoia in social media protest / Emiliano Treré -- Social media and the 2013 protests in Brazil : the contradictory nature of political mobilization in the digital era / Mauro P. Porto and João Brant -- Myths and organisational trajectories -- Social media and the "new authenticity" of protest / Lina Dencik -- Network cultures and the architecture of decision / Geert Lovink and Ned Rossiter -- Notes on contributors
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Protest movements.
Social control.
Social influence.
Social media -- Political aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Dencik, Lina, editor
Leistert, Oliver, editor
ISBN 1783483377 (electronic bk)
9781783483372 (electronic bk)