Digital India: Understanding Information, Communication and by Pradip N. (Ninan) Thomas

By Pradip N. (Ninan) Thomas

India's tryst with the electronic is an intensive venture and whereas a lot media awareness is given to flagship initiatives, the tale can be of marginalised peoples, in towns, appropriating electronic leaks, utilizing the electronic and thereby contributing to the electronic economic climate. it truly is this conflict among enclosing the electronic and lengthening entry to it that makes the tale of the electronic in India a thrilling one.

Digital India is a case study-based, severe creation to the speculation and perform of the electronic in social swap. The volume-with its chapters on telecommunications, software program, cellular telephony, e-governance, ICT4D, software program patenting, public region software program and cultural piracy-offers an access aspect into an figuring out of the contested nature of the electronic in India through an research of concept and practice.

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Digital India: Understanding Information, Communication and Social Change

India's tryst with the electronic is an in depth undertaking and whereas a lot media cognizance is given to flagship tasks, the tale is usually of marginalised peoples, in towns, appropriating electronic leaks, utilizing the electronic and thereby contributing to the electronic economic climate. it really is this conflict among enclosing the electronic and lengthening entry to it that makes the tale of the electronic in India an exhilarating one.

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