Young activists, political horizons, and the Internet: adapting the net to one's puroses
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Book chapter
Based on a series of interviews with young activists working in both parliamentarian and extra-parliamentarian contexts, this chapter underscores that political purposes steer the use of communication technology. This is an explicit position gainst technological determinism. The two different categories of activists generated two different kinds of civic cultures.
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Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY
|Title of host publication||Young Citizens in the Digital Age: Political Engagement, Young People and New Media|
|Publication status||Published - 2007|
The work for this text was in part funded by the research school LearnIT, part of the Swedish Knowledge Foundation, within the project Young Citizens and New Media.