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224 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719067945

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Global politics in the information age

Mark J. Lacy and Peter Wilkin

Published by Manchester University Press

  • A provocative and wide-ranging introduction to the notion that information technologies are creating new formations of power, control and resistance across the planet
  • Offers clearly explained theoretical insight into the debates that are shaping discussion on global politics and information society
  • Case studies include the strategies of media management deployed to shape how the 2003 war in Iraq was presented in the public sphere
  • Provides the reader with a number of different perspectives on the way that flows of images, capital, ideologies and informational goods are creating global spaces of control and resistance

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