2014 Social Justice in an Internet-Mediated World Workshop

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From January 30th to February 2nd, the Manipal Centre for Philosophy and Humanities and IT For Change organized a Workshop on Social Justice in an Internet-Mediated World. It welcomed presentations from teachers and students from the centre, as well as from external speakers.

Click on the links below to access the reports written by the MCPH students, on each of the lectures.

Day 1

Sundar Sarukkai:
Social Justice Frameworks and Internet

Murali Shanmughavelan, Jasmeen Patheja:
Internet and New Activism: The dawn of a new democracy?

Anita Gurumurthy:
Social Justice and the Network Society – Towards a Theoretical Frame

Solomon Prakash, T.Vishnu Vardhan, Kiran Jonnalagadda:
Where are the Alternatives? Is distributed power possible?

Day 2

Usha Ramanathan:
Where is State Power in Network Society?

Nikhil Dey:
Social Justice in an Internet-Mediated World

Parminder Jeet Singh:
What is the Internet? Tracing the Locus of its Power

Gurumurthy Kasinathan, Prabir Purkayastha:
The Internet Promotes Sharing and Caring (Debate)

Prabir Purkayastha:
Global Justice post-Snowden

Meera Baindur & Nikhil Govind:
An Information Society for the Future – Towards an Ethical Framework

Day 3

Group Presentation:
Manifesto for an Equitable, Just and Democratic Internet

Click on the image below to access the album page of the workshop pictures:

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