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* [[Politics and Technology of Control: Introduction|Jan 24]]
 
* [[Paradigms for Studying the Internet|Jan 31]]
 
* [[Regulating Speech Online|Feb 7]]
 
* [[New Economic Models|Feb 14]]
 
* [[Peer Production and Collaboration |Feb 21]]
 
* [[Copyright in Cyberspace |Feb 28]]
 
* [[New and Old Media, Participation, and Information |Mar 6]]
 
* Mar 13 - ''No class''
 
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* [[Collective Action and Decision-making |Mar 20]]
 
* [[Internet and Democracy |Mar 27]]
 
* [[Control and Code: Privacy Online |Apr 3]]
 
* [[Internet and Democracy: The Sequel |Apr 10]]
 
* [[Internet Infrastructure and Regulation |Apr 17]]
 
* [[The Wikileaks Case |Apr 24]]
 
* [[Cybersecurity and Cyberwarfare|May 1]]
 
* [[Final Project|May 8]] - ''No class''
 
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'''March 27'''
 
'''March 27'''
  

Revision as of 20:10, 20 January 2012

March 27

Digital tools are seen as playing a major part in political activities and revolutions around the world from the Green Revolution in Iran to the recent events in the Middle East and North Africa. In this class, we'll explore the role of the Internet in political organizing, social movements and popular protests, and the potential impact of digital tools on governance.



Readings

Additional Resources



Class Discussion

Links