Technology and the New Generation of Active Citizens: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Technology and the New Generation of Active Citizens: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Paolo Beneventi (Independent Researcher, Italy)
Projected Release Date: January, 2018|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 138
ISBN13: 9781522537700|ISBN10: 1522537708|EISBN13: 9781522537717|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-3770-0

Description

New media forums have created a unique opportunity for citizens to participate in a variety of social and political contexts. The public is able to interact more effectively in activities within their communities as new technologies are being created and utilized.

Technology and the New Generation of Active Citizens: Emerging Research and Opportunities is a pivotal reference source for the latest research findings on the use of information and communication technologies for active citizen engagement. Featuring extensive coverage on relevant areas such as digital competence framework, multimedia, and social media, this publication is an ideal resource for professionals, consultants, university teachers, practitioners, community organizers, government administrators, citizens, and activists.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Data Literacy
  • Digital Competence Framework
  • Digital Culture
  • Digital Language
  • Digital Natives
  • Multimedia
  • Political Change
  • Social Media
  • Youth Engagement

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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