Biography and Memoir / Public Sphere (34 Documents)

New Media New Publics Reconfiguring the Public Sphere of Islam

FOR well over a generation, the public sphere of Islam has been an arena of contest in which activists and militants brought forth challenges to traditional interpretative practices and authority t...

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Neuroscience in the Public Sphere

Since the ‘‘Decade of the Brain,’’ the field of neuroscience has expanded dramatically, tackling increasingly complex topics with profound social and policy implications (Illes et al., 2003...

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Negotiating and Transforming the Public Sphere

We the sisters of the church feeling that we are interested in the welfare of the same and also working hard to finish the house and have been working by night and day.

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Modernity and the Rise of the Public Sphere

CHARLES TAYLOR, currently a Professor in the Department of Political Science and the Department of Philosophy at McGill University and Professeur Titulaire at the Université de Montréal

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Milestones In The Critique Of The Public Sphere

This paper proposes a turnover to the theories which have fostered the 20th Century discourse upon the public sphere.

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Media democracy and the Public Sphere

The relationship between media, democracy and the public sphere has been the subject of intensive and increasing academic debate over the last forty years.

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Mainstream Media and the Networked Public Sphere

Familiar questions about whether blogs and other web-native media are superseding legacy mainstream media, particularly institutional journalism, tend to oversimplify the matter.

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Life beyond the Public Sphere Towards a Networked Model for Political

A rare moment of regime change may be ahead in the short history of Australian parliamentary democracy: for the first time in over a decade, a credible leader of the Labor opposition has emerged,

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Journalism and indigenous Public Sphere

JOURNALISM has played – and continues to play – a crucial role in ‘im- agining’ indigenous people and their affairs for most non-indigenous people. Although the trend in the past 20 years has ...

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Is the internet a better public sphere

Normative theorists of the public sphere, such as Jürgen Habermas, have been very critical of the ‘old’ mass media, which were seen as unable to promote free and plural societal communication.

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