@rchipelago online. The internet and political activism in Indonesia

M. Lim

    Research output: ThesisPhD Thesis - Research UT, graduation UT

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    Abstract

    This dissertation tries to provide insights into the dynamics of Internet-politics relations by looking at how the Internet was used in transition period - within two different political circumstances: the late period of Suharto and the post-Suharto period - for political activism. Using Indonesia as a local site of the nexus struggles over the choice, use and transformation of the Internet, this dissertation attempts to show how the Internet interplays with power struggles, and how the creation and assertion of identity become a focal point of contests over power.
    Original languageUndefined
    Awarding Institution
    • University of Twente
    Supervisors/Advisors
    • Schulte Nordholt, N.G., Supervisor
    • Spyer, P., Supervisor
    Award date1 Sep 2005
    Place of PublicationEnschede
    Publisher
    Print ISBNs90-365-2229-3
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2005

    Keywords

    • IR-50787
    • METIS-224453

    Cite this

    Lim, M. (2005). @rchipelago online. The internet and political activism in Indonesia. Enschede: University of Twente.