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Uprising: The Internet's Unintended Consequences, Marcus Breen Sep 2012

Uprising: The Internet's Unintended Consequences, Marcus Breen

Marcus Breen

The Internet has transformed the social relations that were once managed by the powers that be. As a rapidly maturing communications technology, the Internet has brought people together even while it has reinforced privatism. The desktop computer, the laptop, the cellular and mobile phone, the Global Positoning System, the pilotless drone aircraft, video games and government documents courtesy of Wikileaks, all are connected on the network of networks. Together these converged elements of a global socio-technical system offer wonderful possibilities for human emancipation, even while those ideas collide with established ideas of civility and decency. Utilizing a transdisciplinary approach, Uprising ...


The Lolita Effect: The Media Sexualization Of Young Girls And What We Can Do About It, Meenakshi Durham Apr 2012

The Lolita Effect: The Media Sexualization Of Young Girls And What We Can Do About It, Meenakshi Durham

Meenakshi Gigi Durham

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Girls, Sexuality And The Media: Confronting The Lolita Effect., Meenakshi Durham Mar 2012

Girls, Sexuality And The Media: Confronting The Lolita Effect., Meenakshi Durham

Meenakshi Gigi Durham

No abstract provided.


[In Press] Convincing College Students To Stop Downloading Music Illegally: Finding Advertising That Works, Brian Sheehan, James Tsao, James Pokrywczynski Dec 2011

[In Press] Convincing College Students To Stop Downloading Music Illegally: Finding Advertising That Works, Brian Sheehan, James Tsao, James Pokrywczynski

James Pokrywczynski

No abstract provided.


[In Press] Event Marketing Sponsorship Impact: A Test Of Congruency And Engagement In An Ethnic Festival Context, James Pokrywczynski, David Brinker Dec 2011

[In Press] Event Marketing Sponsorship Impact: A Test Of Congruency And Engagement In An Ethnic Festival Context, James Pokrywczynski, David Brinker

James Pokrywczynski

No abstract provided.