Retooling politics how digital media are shaping democracy

Donald Trump, the Arab Spring, Brexit: digital media have provided political actors and citizens with new tools to engage in politics. These tools are now routinely used by activists, candidates, non-governmental organizations, and parties to inform, mobilize, and persuade people. But what are the e...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Jungherr, Andreas, Rivero Rodríguez, Gonzalo (Author), Gayo-Avello, Daniel (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Cambridge Cambridge University Press 2020
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Collection: Cambridge Books Online - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • The rise of digital media and the retooling of politics
  • The flow of political information
  • Reaching people
  • The effects of political information
  • Digital media and collective action
  • Changing organizations
  • Data in politics
  • Digital media and democracy
  • Digital media in politics