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Week Five

In his article Political Factors: Digital Activism in Closed and Open Societies, Glaisyer asserts that both citizen usage and government response to the internet will look different in democratic societies when compared to autocratic societies. He states ‘the disposition of … Continue reading

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Week Three

The beginning quote of Chapter 8 in Clay Shirky’s Here Comes Everybody asserts that while certain mechanisms can alter or even ‘optimize’ social dilemmas, they are essentially impossible to eradicate. Rheingold introduces us to one social dilemma that at first … Continue reading

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