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10.4 Old and New Media

Internet and Society 2020

From  James Stewart on November 29th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Propaganda: A problem in need of a Legal Solution? Rachael Crauford-Smith

https://www.wiki.ed.ac.uk/display/CIDS/2020+Week+9%3A+Social+media+and++politics%3A+regulation+and+p...Dr Craufurd Smith considers how longstanding concerns over state propaganda relate to the more…

From  James Stewart on March 30th, 2020 0 likes 23 plays 0  

The Wikimedia Residency at the University of Edinburgh

In January 2016, the University of Edinburgh employed a Wikimedian in Residence. The remit was to raise awareness of Wikipedia and its sister projects. To design and deliver digital skills…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 5th, 2017 1 likes 142 plays 0  

Wikimedia UK Vs Fake News

Wikimedia UK is encouraging educators to use Wikipedia in the classroom to teach students how to verify sources and analyse information. This video is available under the Creative Commons…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 11th, 2017 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Internet and Society 2017 - Politics and Democracy Lecture

Internet and Society course Interent and ICTs in politics; Social movements, protest; activism; democracy. Social Media, Fake News; Augementation and Reinforcement; political data-subject

From  James Stewart on March 29th, 2017 0 likes 36 plays 0