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links for 2011-06-15

Participation in the Networked Public Sphere Smart piece from Henry Farrell argues that increased participation in politics via the internet is likely to be highly partisan, more polarized than previous engagement. (tags: blogs internet culture politics polarization sunstein benkler)

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links for 2011-06-03

Jonah Lehrer on the Wisdom and Foolishness of Crowds | Head Case – WSJ.com Experiment suggests that wisdom of the crowd can be countered by too much communication within that crowd… possible confirmation of some of Sunstein's concerns in Infotopia … Continue reading

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links for 2011-05-19

The Twitter Trap – NYTimes.com Keller's anti-twitter rant – useful as a signpost in a debate, and (as Emily Bell points out) in compactly capturing the anxieties of a generation when faced with new media. (tags: media culture technology socialmedia … Continue reading

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links for 2011-05-19

The Twitter Trap – NYTimes.com Keller's anti-twitter rant – useful as a signpost in a debate, and (as Emily Bell points out) in compactly capturing the anxieties of a generation when faced with new media. (tags: media culture technology socialmedia … Continue reading

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links for 2011-05-19

The Twitter Trap – NYTimes.com Keller's anti-twitter rant – useful as a signpost in a debate, and (as Emily Bell points out) in compactly capturing the anxieties of a generation when faced with new media. (tags: media culture technology socialmedia … Continue reading

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links for 2011-05-19

The Twitter Trap – NYTimes.com Keller's anti-twitter rant – useful as a signpost in a debate, and (as Emily Bell points out) in compactly capturing the anxieties of a generation when faced with new media. (tags: media culture technology socialmedia … Continue reading

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links for 2011-05-18

Anger, Politics and the Wisdom of Uncertainty | Miller-McCune Research on emotion in political life – anger appears to inspire involvement and action, while anxiety is connected to information-seeking and, perhaps, to seeking other perspectives. (tags: politics polarization emotion uncertainty … Continue reading

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links for 2011-05-02

Korean Music Industry [Monocle] Excellent video report from Monacle on the global appeal of K-Pop (Korean pop music) and the importance of YouTube in allowing for remix, appropriation, spread (tags: music video korea popculture k-pop youtube culture)

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links for 2011-04-29

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/rrhtml/rrintro.html Essay on railroads and maps from Library of Congress – unsigned, but could be Modelski? (tags: maps history transportation rail trains infrastructure) Railroad Maps of the United States. Bibliography of railroad maps by Andrew Modelski from 1975 (tags: railroad … Continue reading

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links for 2011-04-26

What I Think I Know About Journalism Pressthink The four big things Jay Rosen has learned about journalism over 25 years of teaching. (tags: journalism media jayrosen participation objectivity) The Future of Islam In the Age of New Media a … Continue reading

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