technology and democracy

At the Intersection of Technology and Democracy

JoCI article recommendations:

  1. ICTs and Community Participation: An Indicative Framework, Dhanaraj Thakur, Vol 5, No 1 (2009)
  1. Communities, Learning and Democracy in the Digital Age, Lynette Kvasny, Nancy Kranich, Jorge Reina Schement, Vol. 2 No. 2 (2006) Special Section: Learning in Communities
  1. Sustaining and transforming a community network: The information continuum model and the case of VICNET, Donald Schauder, Graeme Johanson, Larry Stillman, Vol. 1 No. 2 (2005) Special Issue: Sustainabilty and Community ICTs
  1. Social Networks and Social Capital: Rethinking Theory in Community Informatics, Kate Williams, Joan C. Durrance, Vol 4, No 3 (2008)
  1. Defining the Networked Community Movement, Sylvie R. Albert, Vol 4, No 3 (2008)
  1. Network Capital: an expression of social capital in the Network Society, Manuel Acevedo, Vol 3, No 2 (2007)
  1. Community Democratization of Telecommunications Community Cooperatives in Argentina: The Case Of TELPIN, Susana Finquelievich, Graciela Cecilia Kisilevsky, Vol 1, No 3 (2005)
  1. Community Networking as Radical Practice, Garth Graham, Vol 1, No 3 (2005)
  1. Is Community Informatics Good for Communities? Questions Confronting an Emerging Field, Randy R Stoecker, Vol 1, No 3 (2005)
  1. Designing Technology for Local Citizen Deliberation, Andrea Kavanaugh, Philip Isenhour, Vol. 2 No. 2 (2005) Special Section: Learning in Communities
  1. Radical Praxis and Civic Network Design, Murali Venkatesh, Jeffrey S. Owens, Vol. 2 No. 2 (2005) Special Section: Learning in Communities

There is not only a vast array of articles and writings on technology and democracy, consider the broad terrain that the theme covers — organizations, academic programs, conferences, experiments, and more.  Consider what it means to try to gather these together and perhaps even do so in a democratic fashion.  Perhaps such an exercise might make use of a dynamic tag cloud such as the one at designer, geek, entrepreneur.


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