iCS Webcast Series: Understanding The Information Age: The Uneasy Relations Between Sociology And Cultural Studies


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About this Webcast:

Date

16 December 2005

Speakers:

Professor Frank Webster (Professor of Sociology, City University, London)

Description:

Abstract:

As a leading scholar in debates about the Information Age, Professor Frank Webster is well placed in this webcast to provide a polemical commentary in this webcast about the respective merits and limitations of sociological anaylsis and cultural studies as a way of understanding socio-technical change.

This event will be part of a series of Webcasts linked to the Information, Communication & Society Journal. For a list of other iCS related events please refer to the iCS page

Additonal Resources:

The discussion will be largely directed by issues arising from a paper of Frank Webster's to be published in the journal Information, Communication & Society.

Keywords:

iCS, sociological anaylsis , socio-technical change

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