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Manuel Castells

The Theory of the Network Society (Key Contemporary Thinkers)

by Felix Stalder

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Published by Polity Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Information society,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Political,
  • SOCIOLOGISTS_BIOGRAPHY,
  • SOCIOLOGY,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Social movements

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7956657M
    ISBN 100745632777
    ISBN 109780745632773

    Manuel Castells eBooks. Buy Manuel Castells eBooks to read online or download in PDF or ePub on your PC, tablet or mobile device.   This is a powerful and much needed book for a world in crisis."—Antonio Damasio, David Dornsife Professor of Neuroscience, Director, Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California "Manuel Castells unites the mind of a social scientist with the soul of an artist. His trilogy took us to the edge of the : $

    We live in the midst of a revolution in communication technologies that affects the way in which people feel, think, and behave. The media have become the space where power strategies are played out. In the current technological context mass communication goes beyond traditional media and includes the Internet and mobile this wide-ranging and powerful book, Manuel Castells. Castells is a professor of urban geography at Berkley. He has written a number of books and articles about geography, the city, and the information society, including a three-volume analysis of contemporary capitalism, titled The Information m (, p. ) refers to this as “the most sophisticated version” of the theory of the information society.

    Neste livro Castells rompe com a tradição sociológica funcionalista e positivista e traz para o campo da análise do conflito de classes as lutas e os problemas urbanos. O autor coloca sua produção intelectual como uma ferramenta da militância política. Seu propósito é desvendar a ideologia produzida pelas classes dominantes, que procura ocultar a dominação e a . This first book in Castells groundbreaking trilogy, with a substantial new preface, highlights the economic and social dynamics of the information age and shows how the network society has now fully risen on a global scale. Groundbreaking volume on the impact of the age of information on all aspects of society Includes coverage of the influence of the internet and the net .


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Announcement of a New Publication by Manuel Castells: Manuel Castells has just published a new book under the title "Reconceptualizing Development in the Global Information Age" (Oxford University Press, September ). this volume, co-edited with Pekka Himanen, is the result of a collaborative research project conducted over three years by eight scholars form the U.S.

Manuel Castells was born in Spain instudied law and economics and completed in Ph.D. in sociology. His area of research was information processing. DuringParis was an international center of Marxist controversy.

He finished his first dissertation and was appointed as a professor in Paris at Nanterre. "Manuel Castells unites the mind of a social scientist with the soul of an artist. His trilogy took us to the edge of the millennium. This book takes us beyond to the critical crossroads of the 21st century, where technology, communication, and power converge."--Rosalind Williams, Dibner Professor and Director, Program on Science, Technology /5(11).

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"This book goes a considerable way to helping us make sense of today's global information economy and our place in it." (Financial Times) Author Bios. Manuel Castells is Professor Emeritus of Sociology and Planning at the University of California, Berkeley.

He is also the Wallis Annenberg Chair in Communication Technology and Society at the. About this book. This final volume in Manuel Castells' trilogy, with a substantial new preface, is devoted to processes of global social change induced by the transition from the old industrial society to the emerging global network society.

Explains why China, rather than Japan, is the economic and political actor that is revolutionizing the. Manuel Castells Rich and wide-ranging analysis of the role of communication and social media in shaping responses to political change and financial crisis, drawing on examples such as the Arab Spring, the Occupy movement, Internet-based political campaigning, movements to prevent climate change, and the misinformation surrounding the Iraq war.

Manuel Castells is Professor of Communication and the Wallis Annenberg Chair in Communication Technology and Society at the Annenberg School for Communication, University of Southern California, as well as Professor Emeritus of Sociology and Planning at the University of California, Berkeley, Research Professor at the Open University of Catalonia, and Marvin /5.

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The second edition was heavily revised; volume one is 40 per cent different from the first by:   This book, the first in Castells' ground-breaking trilogy, is an account of the economic and social dynamics of the new age of information.

Based on research in the USA, Asia, Latin America, and Europe, it aims to formulate a systematic theory of the information society which takes account of the fundamental effects of information technology on the /5(7).

In this wide-ranging and powerful book, Manuel Castells analyses the transformation of the global media industry by this revolution in communication technologies.

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The author puts forward the case that the Internet is not just a technology, but the very fabric and backbone of the New Economy, and of the Network Society.

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