“Millennial India”: Global Digital Politics in Context
作者: Sahana UdupaShriram VenkatramanAasim Khan
作者单位: 1Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
2Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology Delhi, India
刊名: Television & New Media, 2020, Vol.21 (4), pp.343-359
来源数据库: Sage Publications, Inc.
DOI: 10.1177/1527476419870516
关键词: Millennial IndiaDigital politicsSocial mediaCivic activismDigital vigilantismGlobal digital media
原始语种摘要: In this special issue, we examine the two decades of digital media expansion in India, the world’s second largest Internet user domain, to propose the idea of “millennial India.” Millennial India highlights the processes of digitalization as a distinct sociopolitical moment entailing new conditions of communication, and the stakes of “millennials” who are drawn to digital media to articulate political matters. These processes, we suggest, have led to a democratization of public participation through the self-activity of online users. Qualifying the assumption that participation leads to empowerment, we show that a politics of civic action has grown simultaneously with violent exclusions via digital circulation. Millennial India emphasizes the need to take a contextual approach to global...
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  • digital 数字的
  • action 行为
  • moment 
  • media 中脉
  • political 政治
  • India 印度
  • politics 政治
  • assumption 假定
  • millennial 一千年的
  • propose 提议