Deliberative Nerdocracy

The Online Public Sphere of Slashdot and Digg
by Bettina Rehmann

Publisher: GRIN Publishing

Publication Date: May 31, 2016

ISBN: 9783640644636

Binding: Kobo eBook

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Seminar paper from the year 2010 in the subject Communications - Journalism, Journalism Professions, grade: 1,7, University of Hamburg (IJK), course: Journalism and European Public Spheres, language: English, abstract: To what extent can the Internet in particular, as one form of network that delivers space for communication, fulfill the requirements of a public sphere? Measured against idealized concepts, online public spheres analyzed in studies that are presented in the essay, especially those of and, seem to be promising versions of deliberation space.