Understanding New Media | Presentation

Introduction

The aim of this work is to explore some concepts, practices and critiques of new media activism, employing some theoretical framework within the field of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and so-called new media. Moreover, we intend to present our understanding on the role of new media activism within the broad field of communication for development and social changes.

We beggin with some order on the social context that made possible the rise of new media activism. Then we go through some theoretical frames, concepts and features of new media. And finally we present our thoughts on new media activism.

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