tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique. Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society provides a forum to discuss the challenges humanity is facing in the capitalist information society today.
It promotes contributions to critical media and communication studies following the highest standards of peer review.
It is a journal that focuses on critical information society studies and critical studies of the roles of media, digital media, the Internet, information, communication and culture in society.
The journal disseminates articles that focus on the role of information and communication in contemporary capitalist societies. For this task, articles should employ critical theories and/or empirical research inspired by critical theories and/or philosophy and ethics guided by critical thinking as well as relate the analysis to power structures and inequalities of capitalism, especially forms of stratification such as class, racism and other ideologies, and capitalist patriarchy.
Papers should reflect on how the presented findings contribute to the illumination of conditions that foster or hinder the advancement of a global sustainable and participatory information society.
It is the journal´s mission to encourage uncommon sense, fresh perspectives and unconventional ideas, and connect leading thinkers and young scholars in inspiring reflections.
tripleC is a transdisciplinary journal that is open to contributions that critically and with a focus on power structures analyze the role of cognition, communication, information, media, digital media, the Internet, culture and communication in the information society.
We are especially interested in how analyses relate to normative, political and critical dimensions of the information society and how they help illuminating conditions that foster or hinder the advancement of a global sustainable, inclusive and participatory information society.For more details please visit our Focus and Scope.
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Vol 15, No 1 (2017)
Table of Contents
Critical Theory Interventions on Authoritarianism and Right-Wing Extremist Ideology in Contemporary Capitalism
|Donald Trump: A Critical Theory-Perspective on Authoritarian Capitalism||PDF HTML|
|Past the Post?: Screening Progress and Fascism's Return||PDF HTML|
|David A Gerstner||73-81|
|Social Democratic and Critical Theories of the Intellectual Commons: A Critical Analysis||PDF HTML|
|Cloud & Crowd: New Challenges for Labour in the Digital Society||PDF HTML|
|Andreas Boes, Tobias Kämpf, Thomas Lühr, Barbara Langes, Alexander Ziegler||132-147|
|Media Matter||PDF HTML|
|Fetishism or Ideology? A Contribution to the Political Economy of Television||PDF HTML|
|Workplace Suicide and States of Denial: The France Telecom and Foxconn Cases Compared||PDF HTML|
|Affective Media, Cyberlibertarianism and the New Zealand Internet Party||PDF HTML|
|Technology Retreats and the Politics of Social Media||PDF HTML|
|Digital Lifestyles Between Solidarity, Discipline and Neoliberalism: On the Historical Transformations of the Danish IT Political Field from 1994 to 2016||PDF HTML|
|Morten Hjelholt, Jannick Schou||370-389|
Reflections (Non Peer-Reviewed)
|tripleC-Interview with Kerem Schamberger about Occupational Bans, Left-Wing Communication Studies and Critique of German Academia||PDF HTML|
|tripleC-Interview mit Kerem Schamberger über Berufsverbote, linke Kommunikationswissenschaft und Kritik an der deutschen Wissenschaftslandschaft||PDF HTML|
|The Trapped Critique of Critical Media Practices in Protest Movements: A Review of Anne Kaun’s “Crisis and Critique”||PDF HTML|
The Point is to Change It! Critical Political Interventions in Media and Communication Studies
|Special Section: The Point is to Change It! Critical Political Interventions in Media and Communication Studies|
|Sašo Slaček Brlek, Jernej Amon Prodnik||214-336|
|The Point Is to Change It! Introduction to Critical Political Interventions in Media and Communication Studies||PDF HTML|
|Sašo Slaček Brlek, Jernej Amon Prodnik||214-230|
|"The intention was to democratise the sphere of communication." An Interview with Bogdan Osolnik.||PDF HTML|
|Sašo Slaček Brlek, Jernej Amon Prodnik||231-250|
|"What happened was foremost an assault by interests of the big capital." An interview with Breda Pavlič.||PDF HTML|
|Sašo Slaček Brlek, Jernej Amon Prodnik||251-261|
|"Well friends, let's play jazz." An Interview with Cees J. Hamelink.||PDF HTML|
|Jernej Amon Prodnik||262-284|
|"Is enlightenment just a European idea?" An interview with Daya Thussu.||PDF HTML|
|Sašo Slaček Brlek, Jernej Amon Prodnik||285-304|
|“The concentration of power, represented by current prevailing media conditions, is and ought to be open to challenge.” An interview with Peter Golding.||PDF HTML|
|Jernej Amon Prodnik, Sašo Slaček Brlek||305-327|
|“I can't imagine a radically reformed political economy that isn't built on a radically reformed public sphere.” An interview with Dan Hind.||PDF HTML|
|Sašo Slaček Brlek||328-336|
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