Ideology and policy: Notes on the shaping of the Internet

  • Katharine Sarikakis

Abstract

This paper considers some of the ideologies that are shaping Internet policies. It addresses the priorities of international policy initiatives and identifies their discursive constructions. It takes stock of some of the most characteristic policy directions that seek to define the Internet and its uses within an agenda of predominant privatisation.
Published
2004-08-02
How to Cite
Sarikakis, K. (2004). Ideology and policy: Notes on the shaping of the Internet. First Monday, 9(8). https://doi.org/10.5210/fm.v9i8.1167