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Australian Politics in the Digital Age

Monday 11th March / presented by Rewi Lyall

Its not easy being a luddite these days.

–  Most, if not all, aspects of our daily lives are changing towards the digital age, and politics is no different.

Information and communications technologies are increasingly important in the Australian political landscape.

From the adoption of new forms of electoral campaigning to the use of networking technology to organise social movements, media technology has the potential to radically change the way politics is conducted and experienced in this country.

Dr Peter Chen recently published the book Australian Politics in the Digital Age and spoke to Rewi Lyall on the phone this morning…

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