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Published: 02 May 2013

240 Pages | 2 b/w line, 6 b/w halftone

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199735952

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Revolution Stalled

The Political Limits of the Internet in the Post-Soviet Sphere

Sarah Oates

Oxford Studies in Digital Politics

  • New theoretical framework for understanding the role of the internet in politics, particularly in non-free states - '5C' model of content, community, catalyst, control, and co-optation.
  • Up-to-date and in-depth analysis in order to understand the massive Russian street protests of 2011-12 that were linked to internet use
  • Written by a scholar with 20 years of experience in analyzing Russian media as well as an expert in internet studies
  • Detailed approach to qualitative coding of internet forum comments

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