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The Fellowship of the Net

Journal Article
Duff, A. S. (2017)
The Fellowship of the Net. International Journal of Public Theology, 11(2), 188-210. https://doi.org/10.1163/15697320-12341482
The article revisits the tradition of religious socialism as a potential resource for the information age. It begins with a detailed exposition and defence of the ideas of net...

On Political Epunditry

Journal Article
Duff, A. S. (2018)
On Political Epunditry. Journalism Studies, 19(10), 1507-1525. https://doi.org/10.1080/1461670x.2017.1279981
The article develops the concept of ePunditry, a putative new lens through which to view the work of political blogging and associated digital modes. It starts by describing t...

The Rawls-Tawney theorem and the digital divide in postindustrial society

Journal Article
Duff, A. (2011)
The Rawls-Tawney theorem and the digital divide in postindustrial society. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 62, 604-612. https://doi.org/10.1002/asi.21470
The digital divide continues to challenge political and academic circles worldwide. A range of policy solutions is briefly evaluated, from laissez-faire on the right to “arith...

The European information society: scholarly and official perspectives.

Journal Article
Duff, A. (2007)
The European information society: scholarly and official perspectives. 880-01 Jōhō Tsūshin Gakkai shi. 26, 29-31. ISSN 0289-4513

The normative crisis of the information society.

Journal Article
Duff, A. (2007)
The normative crisis of the information society. Cyberpsychology. 2ISSN 1802-7962
The information society thesis, as a set of sociological propositions pertaining to a range of advanced nations, is now widely accepted. Attention, therefore, should increasin...

Neo-Rawlsian Co-ordinates: Notes on A Theory of Justice for the Information Age.

Journal Article
Duff, A. (2006)
Neo-Rawlsian Co-ordinates: Notes on A Theory of Justice for the Information Age. International journal of information ethics. 6, 17-22. ISSN 1614-1687
The ideas of philosopher John Rawls should be appropriated for the information age. A literature review identifies previous contributions in fields such as communication and l...

Social Engineering in the Information Age

Journal Article
Duff, A. S. (2004)
Social Engineering in the Information Age. Information Society, 21(1), 67-71. doi:10.1080/01972240590895937
This article explores the relevance of social engineering for the postindustrial epoch. The concept of social engineering has been dormant in recent years, stained by the beha...

Ethical messages: R. H. Tawney confronts the information age.

Journal Article
Duff, A. (2003)
Ethical messages: R. H. Tawney confronts the information age. Ethical space. 1, 17-20. ISSN 1742-0105

Four ‘e’pochs: the story of informatization.

Journal Article
Duff, A. (2002)
Four ‘e’pochs: the story of informatization. Library Review. 52, 58-64. doi:10.1108/00242530310462125. ISSN 0024-2535
Informatization is a term of Japanese provenance denoting major systemic change resulting from the application of information technology. At the macro (economic and sociologic...

The coming of the information society and its policy implications.

Journal Article
Duff, A. (2001)
The coming of the information society and its policy implications. Media education journal. 32, 9-14. ISSN 0268-1951