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Consent of the Networked [electronic resource] : The Worldwide Struggle for Internet Freedom

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780465024421Publication details: New York : Basic Books, 2012.ISBN:
  • 9780465029297
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Consent of the Networked : The Worldwide Struggle for Internet FreedomDDC classification:
  • 302.231
LOC classification:
  • HM851 .M332 2012
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Contents:
CONTENTS; Preface; Introduction: After the Revolution; PART ONE - DISRUPTIONS; 1. Consent and Sovereignty; Corporate Superpowers; Legitimacy; 2. Rise of the Digital Commons; The Technical Commons; Activism; Balance of Power; PART TWO - CONTROL 2.0; 3. Networked Authoritarianism; How China's Censorship Works; Authoritarian Deliberation; Western Fantasies Versus Reality; 4. Variants and Permutations; ""Constitutional"" Technology; Corporate Collaboration; Divide and Conquer; Digital Bonapartism; PART THREE - DEMOCRACY'S CHALLENGES; 5. Eroding Accountability; Surveillance
The Global Network InitiativeLessons From Other Industries; 12. In Search of ""Internet Freedom"" Policy; Washington Squabbles; Goals and Methods; Democratic Discord; Civil Society Pushes Back; 13. Global Internet Governance; The United Nations Problem; I CANN - Can You?; 14. Building a Netizen-Centic Internet; Strengthening the Netizen Commons; Expanding the Technical Commons; Utopianism Versus Reality; Getting Political; Corporate Transparency and Netizen Engagement; Personal Responsibility; NOTES; INDEX
Wikileaks and the Fate of Controversial Speech6. Democratic Censorship; Intentions Versus Consequences; Saving the Children; 7. Copywars; Shunning Due Process; Aiding Authoritarianism; Lobbynomics; PART FOUR - SOVEREIGN'S OF CYBERSPACE; 8. Corporate Censorship; Net Neutrality; Mobile Complications; Big Brother Apple; 9. Do No Evil; Chinese Lessons; Flickr Fail; Buzz Bust; Privacy and Facebook; 10. Facebookistan and Googledom; Double Edge; Inside the Leviathan; Google Governance; Implications; PART FIVE - WHAT IS TO BE DONE?; 11. Trust, but Verify; The Regulation Problem; Shared Value
Summary: The future of your freedom depends on whether you assert your rights within the digital spaces you inhabit. But, as corporations and countries square off on?and over?the internet, the likely losers are us.
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CONTENTS; Preface; Introduction: After the Revolution; PART ONE - DISRUPTIONS; 1. Consent and Sovereignty; Corporate Superpowers; Legitimacy; 2. Rise of the Digital Commons; The Technical Commons; Activism; Balance of Power; PART TWO - CONTROL 2.0; 3. Networked Authoritarianism; How China's Censorship Works; Authoritarian Deliberation; Western Fantasies Versus Reality; 4. Variants and Permutations; ""Constitutional"" Technology; Corporate Collaboration; Divide and Conquer; Digital Bonapartism; PART THREE - DEMOCRACY'S CHALLENGES; 5. Eroding Accountability; Surveillance

The Global Network InitiativeLessons From Other Industries; 12. In Search of ""Internet Freedom"" Policy; Washington Squabbles; Goals and Methods; Democratic Discord; Civil Society Pushes Back; 13. Global Internet Governance; The United Nations Problem; I CANN - Can You?; 14. Building a Netizen-Centic Internet; Strengthening the Netizen Commons; Expanding the Technical Commons; Utopianism Versus Reality; Getting Political; Corporate Transparency and Netizen Engagement; Personal Responsibility; NOTES; INDEX

Wikileaks and the Fate of Controversial Speech6. Democratic Censorship; Intentions Versus Consequences; Saving the Children; 7. Copywars; Shunning Due Process; Aiding Authoritarianism; Lobbynomics; PART FOUR - SOVEREIGN'S OF CYBERSPACE; 8. Corporate Censorship; Net Neutrality; Mobile Complications; Big Brother Apple; 9. Do No Evil; Chinese Lessons; Flickr Fail; Buzz Bust; Privacy and Facebook; 10. Facebookistan and Googledom; Double Edge; Inside the Leviathan; Google Governance; Implications; PART FIVE - WHAT IS TO BE DONE?; 11. Trust, but Verify; The Regulation Problem; Shared Value

The future of your freedom depends on whether you assert your rights within the digital spaces you inhabit. But, as corporations and countries square off on?and over?the internet, the likely losers are us.