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John Miles Foley

in Oral Tradition and the Internet: Pathways of the Mind

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037184
eISBN:
9780252094309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037184.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter contains the core of the oral tradition/Internet technology discussions, listed in alphabetical order albeit the reader is free to create their own node-sequences as they please. The ... More


Where We Have Been and Where We Are Headed

Jennifer Earl and Katrina Kimport

in Digitally Enabled Social Change: Activism in the Internet Age

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015103
eISBN:
9780262295352
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015103.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter sheds light on the existing research on Web activism. The authors examine different perspectives on the use of the Web and its impact on activism. Scholars and social commentators showed ... More


Self-Colonizing eEurope: The Information Society Merges onto the Information Superhighway

Stephanie Ricker Schulte

in Cached: Decoding the Internet in Global Popular Culture

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814708668
eISBN:
9780814788684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814708668.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter compares American and European understandings of the Internet—primarily those articulated through policy—and investigates how they functioned, how they converged and diverged, and how ... More


Reflections on ICTs, Telecenters, and Social Movements

Scott S. Robinson

in Rural Social Movements in Latin America: Organizing for Sustainable Livelihoods

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033327
eISBN:
9780813038391
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033327.003.0015
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter discusses an apparent paradox. On the one hand, there has been a virtual explosion in Internet access, which has facilitated social movement organizing. On the other hand, there are ... More


Oral Tradition and the Internet: Pathways of the Mind

John Miles Foley

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037184
eISBN:
9780252094309
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037184.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

The major purpose of this book is to illustrate and explain the fundamental similarities and correspondences between humankind's oldest and newest thought-technologies: oral tradition and the ... More


Regulating Fixed Telecommunications Services

Martin Cave

in Telecommunications Development in Asia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099029
eISBN:
9789882207486
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099029.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter examines the way in which telecommunications and related services are regulated, and the new challenges created by developments such as broadband and the increased use of Internet-based ... More


Into the Digital Era: Sport History, Teaching and Learning, and Web 2.0

Tara Magdalinski

in Sport History in the Digital Era

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038938
eISBN:
9780252096891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038938.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Sport and Leisure

This chapter discusses the numerous opportunities for incorporating interactive, Internet-based technologies for collaborative learning into sport history pedagogy. These include blogs, wikis, ... More


For Book-readers Only

John Miles Foley

in Oral Tradition and the Internet: Pathways of the Mind

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037184
eISBN:
9780252094309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037184.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter serves to alleviate “culture shock” and ease the reader into the unique structure this volume takes on. It demonstrates how this book operates as part of the Pathways Project, and ... More


Being Together versus Working Together: Copresence in Participation

Jennifer Earl and Katrina Kimport

in Digitally Enabled Social Change: Activism in the Internet Age

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015103
eISBN:
9780262295352
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015103.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

Physical togetherness has always been considered an integral part of social movements, but in the present age of information technology, physical copresence may not be required for social movements ... More


The Second Wave: Spanish for Women, Online, and In Los Angeles

Harold D. Morales

in Latino and Muslim in America: Race, Religion, and the Making of a New Minority

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190852603
eISBN:
9780190852634
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190852603.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Chapter 2 examines a second Latino Muslim wave consisting of prominent organizations like PIEDAD (a Piety women’s group), the Latino American Dawah Organization (LADO), and the Los Angeles Latino ... More


Conclusion

Jason Reid

in Get Out of My Room!: A History of Teen Bedrooms in America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226409214
eISBN:
9780226409351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226409351.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Get Out of My Room! ends with a brief discussion of current trends in teen bedroom culture. Though the differences between contemporary teen bedrooms and the ones that emerged during the turn of the ... More


Latino and Muslim in America: Race, Religion, and the Making of a New Minority

Harold D. Morales

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190852603
eISBN:
9780190852634
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190852603.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Even as many people view Latinos and Muslims as growing threats in US discourse, Latino Muslims celebrate their intersecting identities in their daily lives and in their mediated representations. The ... More


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