Politicking Online

Politicking Online

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

Of the many groundbreaking developments in the 2008 presidential election, the most important may well be the use of the Internet. In Politicking Online contributors explorethe impact of technology for electioneering purposes, from running campaigns andincreasing representation to ultimately strengthening democracy. The book reveals how social networking sites such as MySpace and Facebook are used in campaigns along withe-mail, SMS text messaging, and mobile phones to help inform, target, mobilize, and communicate with voters. While the Internet may have transformed the landscape of modern political campaigns throughout the world, Costas Panagopoulos reminds readers that officials and campaign workers need to adapt to changing circumstances, know the limits of their methods, and combine new technologies with more traditional techniques to achieve an overall balance.MiCHaEl CORnfiEld, PhD, is vice president, research and media strategy, 720 Strategies, and adjunct professor in political management, The George Washington University. allisOn dalE is a PhD candidate in political science at the Universityanbsp;...

Title:Politicking Online
Author: Costas Panagopoulos, Vassia Gueorguieva, Allison Slotnick, Girish Gulati, Christine Williams
Publisher:Rutgers University Press - 2009-05-01

You must register with us as either a Registered User before you can Download this Book. You'll be greeted by a simple sign-up page.

Once you have finished the sign-up process, you will be redirected to your download Book page.

How it works:
  • 1. Register a free 1 month Trial Account.
  • 2. Download as many books as you like (Personal use)
  • 3. Cancel the membership at any time if not satisfied.

Click button below to register and download Ebook
Privacy Policy | Contact | DMCA