|aThe Internet and politics :|bcitizens, voters and activists /|cedited by Sarah Oates, Diana Owen and Rachel K. Gibson.
|axii, 228 p. :|bill. ;|c25 cm.
|a"Based on papers written for a 2003 European Consortium of Political Research workshop."
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aThe Internet, civil society and democracy : a comparative perspective / Sarah Oates and Rachel K. Gibson -- The Internet and youth civic engagement in the United States / Diana Owen -- The Minnesota e-democracy project : mobilising the mobilised? / Jakob Linaa Jensen -- Hunting protestors : mobilisation, participation and protest online in the Countryside Alliance / Wainer Lusoli and Stephen Ward -- Design matters : the political efficacy of government-run discussion boards / Scott Wright -- Cybercortical warfare : Hizbollah's Internet strategy / Maura Conway -- Civil society, the Internet and terrorism : case studies from Northern Ireland / Paul Reilly -- Virtual parties in a virtual world : the use of the Internet by Russian political parties / Luke March -- Hard to connect : transnational networks, non-governmental organisations and the Internet in Russia / Diana Schmidt -- Murder, journalism and the Web : how the Gongadze case launched the Internet news era in Ukraine / Natalya Krasnoboka and Holli A. Semetko -- Pathologies of the virtual public sphere / Heinz Brandenburg.