IDSB10H3: Political Economy of Knowledge Technology and Development

Examines in-depth the roles of information and communication technology (ICT) in knowledge production and their impact on development. Do new forms of social media make communication more effective, equitable, or productive in the globalized world? How has network media changed governance, advocacy, and information flow and knowledge exchange and what do these mean for development?

Prerequisite
Exclusion
(ISTB01H3)
Enrolment Limits
60
Breadth Requirements
Social and Behavioural Sciences
Note
Effective Summer 2013 this course will not be delivered online; instead, it will be delivered as an in-class seminar.