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ottamisen ja erilaisten keskustelijoiden nten kuulumisen kannalta Verkkofeminismi Keniassa k sitellyt osuus oli kiinnostavin digitaalisen kolonialismin ja digij ttien valvomattoman vallankTilan Ottamisen Ja Erilaisten
yt n kuvaus kehittyviss maissa puolestaan huolestutti Isosta aiheesta huolimatta hienosti kasassa pysynyt kirja opin uttan kuvaus kehittyviss maissa puolestaan huolestutti Isosta aiheesta huolimatta hienosti kasassa pysynyt kirja opin utta laittoi ajattelemaan Provides good insight on how social media is deployed for political organizing in Kenya The book was descriptive which the author explains was a deliberate move on her Part And It Provides and it provides comprehensive well thought out picture of Kenya s vibrant online spher. A Digital Democracy Analogue Politics aims to change this by presenting a niue contribution to the debate on digital democracy For traditionally marginalized groups particularly women and the disabled digital spaces have provided vital platforms that allow Kenyans to build new communities that transcend old ethnic and gender divisions Covering attempts by political elites to prevent social movements from translating online visibility into meaningful.
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regicgnize and imagine agency I have to admit my intentions to read the book were notand imagine agency I have to admit my intentions to read the book were not good I was expecting a bias and somewhat misreporting on key election issues However I have to admit that I found the book well researched and somewhat balancedOne issue though I found in her sing her own tweet as a source and that bugged me than it should especially because it involved a number that was wrong Kiinnostava kuvaus sosiaalisen median ja digitalisaatiopyrkimysten vaikutuksista Kenian polit. Kenya is the most digitally advanced country in sub Saharan Africa where Twitter Facebook WhatsApp and other online platforms are part of everyday life And as in Western nations the digital age has had dramatic effects on society and politics Yet while we hear about the #MeToo movement and the Russian bot scandal there is appreciation for the feminist movement #MyDressMyChoice and the subversion of run political propaganda by social medi. .
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I love how the book shows the inextricable connection between online activity and offline engagementlove how the book shows the inextricable connection between online activity and offline engagement book potentially got me out of a 5 month reading slump Nanjala is very well researched and articulate and I learnt a lot about the intersection of socialnew media and ethnopolitics in Kenya I however worry that the Book feels curated too much for foreign readers in the way it over explains concepts that are obvious to a Kenyan and it made me think about for whose consumption history should be primarily written for which has been interesting. Offline gains Digital Democracy Analogue Politics explores the drastic efforts to contain online activism and new methods of feminist mobilization as well as how “fake news” Cambridge Analytica and allegations of hacking contributed to tensions around the 2017 elections Reframing digital democracy for the first time from the African perspective Nanjala Nyabola’s groundbreaking work opens p new ways of nderstanding our current global online era. ,