Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 21 items

  • Keywords: network society x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Between Hierarchies and Markets: The Logic and Limits of Network Forms of Organization

Grahame F. Thompson

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198775270
eISBN:
9780191710513
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198775270.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This book explores the ways in which the word ‘network’ has been deployed in literature. In particular, it offers a commentary on how the idea of networks has been used to illustrate contemporary ... More


The Internet Galaxy: Reflections on the Internet, Business, and Society

Manuel Castells

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199255771
eISBN:
9780191698279
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199255771.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology

This book presents a stunning insight on the impact of the Internet and communication technologies on society in the beginning of the twenty-first century. The author puts forward the case that the ... More


Technocratic Organization: The Power of Networks

Anders Esmark

in The New Technocracy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529200874
eISBN:
9781529200898
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529200874.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

The new technocratic pursuit of an imperative but difficult transition to a network state in the ‘information age’ is analyzed. Focusing on the interplay between technology and organization, the ... More


Conclusion: The Vision of Muslim Cosmopolitanism

Khairudin Aljunied

in Muslim Cosmopolitanism: Southeast Asian Islam in Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781474408882
eISBN:
9781474430432
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474408882.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This concluding chapter reiterates the volume's main argument that Muslim cosmopolitanism has provided Southeast Asians with the vision and vocabulary to come together, rather than to become ... More


Networking through Religion: The Case of Malerkotla

Karenjot Bhangoo Randhawa

in Religion and Human Security: A Global Perspective

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199827732
eISBN:
9780199950553
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199827732.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The former princely state of Malerkotla, located in Northern Punjab, is a place where riots did not occur during Partition. In this unique, Muslim majority town, there are four distinct religious ... More


Introduction

Jack Linchuan Qiu

in Working-Class Network Society: Communication Technology and the Information Have-Less in Urban China

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262170062
eISBN:
9780262255073
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262170062.003.0011
Subject:
Information Science, Communications

This book offers a panoramic view of working-class information and communication technologies (ICTs) and the information have-less, and develops a systematic examination of the emergent working-class ... More


Reflections

Jack Linchuan Qiu

in Working-Class Network Society: Communication Technology and the Information Have-Less in Urban China

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262170062
eISBN:
9780262255073
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262170062.003.0128
Subject:
Information Science, Communications

This chapter presents a summary on the main lessons set out in this book. It specifically reflects on the complex role of working-class information and communication technologies (ICTs) and the ... More


The End

Patti M. Valkenburg and Jessica Taylor Piotrowski

in Plugged In: How Media Attract and Affect Youth

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780300218879
eISBN:
9780300228090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300218879.003.0015
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter begins with a discussion of the dynamics of our network society. The twenty-first century is, so far, the age of the network society, one that is supported by social media networks which ... More


Understanding Emerging Christianity

Gerardo Marti and Gladys Ganiel

in The Deconstructed Church: Understanding Emerging Christianity

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199959884
eISBN:
9780199375004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199959884.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The Emerging Church Movement (ECM) is best understood as an intriguing reshaping of religious imperatives and the efforts to put them into practice. The book not only synthesizes the broader argument ... More


Living and Learning in the Digital Age

Sonia Livingstone and Julian Sefton-Green

in Class: Living and Learning in the Digital Age

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781479884575
eISBN:
9781479863570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479884575.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Concepts of connection and disconnection are often claimed but rarely challenged: why is it good to connect - people, places, or ideas? This chapter frames our inquiry in terms of theory. Our ... More


A conceptual exploration of moral space

Hans Boutellier

in A Criminology of Moral Order

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781529203752
eISBN:
9781529203943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529203752.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This introductory chapter elaborates on the relation between social organization and morality. It discusses the emergence of a network society, the secular condition, superdiversity, individualized ... More


Emerging morality

Hans Boutellier

in A Criminology of Moral Order

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781529203752
eISBN:
9781529203943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529203752.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

The criminology of moral order refers to the moral causes of crime and disorder, but also investigates the mechanisms of societal stability and resilience. A vital social balance seems under pressure ... More


The Media Commons: Globalization and Environmental Discourses

Patrick D. Murphy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780252041037
eISBN:
9780252099588
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252041037.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Today's global media sustains a potent new environmental consciousness. Paradoxically, it also serves as a far-reaching platform that promotes the unsustainable consumption ravaging our planet. ... More


Shaping Research in Developing Areas

Marcus Antonius Ynalvez, Ricardo B. Duque, and Wesley Shrum

in World Wide Research: Reshaping the Sciences and Humanities

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014397
eISBN:
9780262272087
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014397.003.0037
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter examines the global implications of e-Research for developing countries and regions by focusing on knowledge production, drawing on survey research and case studies in India, Ghana, ... More


The Resources of Civilization

T. K. Wilson

in Killing Strangers: How Political Violence Became Modern

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780198863502
eISBN:
9780191895876
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863502.003.0004
Subject:
History, Political History, World Modern History

Borrowing from a phrase of Gladstone’s, this chapter offers thematic reflections on the long-term trajectory outlined in Chapters One and Two. It notes the general aggregation of coercive state power ... More


Conclusion: The Future of Nationalism in the Digital Age

Florian Schneider

in China's Digital Nationalism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190876791
eISBN:
9780190876838
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190876791.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy, International Relations and Politics

The concluding chapter of China’s Digital Nationalism retraces the central findings and arguments of the book. It first summarizes how digital discourses are managed in China today, and it then asks ... More


The New Age of Anxiety

David Betz

in Carnage and Connectivity: Landmarks in the Decline of Conventional Military Power

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190264857
eISBN:
9780190618513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190264857.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter explains how the burgeoning of connectivity is changing the configuration of the global commons by overlaying upon it an informational dimension that to a greater or lesser degree ... More


Institutionalisation and performance of policy analysis and evaluation in the Netherlands

Peter Scholten and Frans van Nispen

in Policy analysis in the Netherlands

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447313335
eISBN:
9781447313359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447313335.003.0016
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

In the last chapter we are taking stock of the developments in the Netherlands since the introduction in central government in the early 70s. Since the efforts to evidence-based policy making has ... More


Insect Media: An Archaeology of Animals and Technology

Jussi Parikka

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816667390
eISBN:
9781452947075
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816667390.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

Since the early nineteenth century, when entomologists first popularized the unique biological and behavioral characteristics of insects, technological innovators and theorists have proposed insects ... More


Against Ecological Sovereignty

Mick Smith

in Against Ecological Sovereignty: Ethics, Biopolitics, and Saving the Natural World

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816670284
eISBN:
9781452947136
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816670284.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter covers the potential erosion of state sovereignty in the ecological aspects of globalization, focusing on the biopolitical dangers represented by sovereignty to ecology and politics. It ... More


View: