Recent Submissions

  • Editorial 

    Preston, Paschal; Wickham, James (Economic & Social Studies, Dublin, 1997)
    This special issue of The Economic and Social Review presents a selection of papers from the conference Ireland, Europe and the Global Information Society held in Dublin in Spring 1997. The background to this conference ...
  • A critical evaluation of the Danish national ICT strategy 

    Friis, Christian S. (Economic & Social Studies, Dublin, 1997)
    The Danish government is committed to a national information and communication technology strategy. The strategy is compared to the European Information Society initiative and the US National Information Infrastructure ...
  • The internet and democratic participation: uses of ICTs by voluntary and community organisations in Ireland 

    Trench, Brian; O'Donnell, Susan (Economic & Social Studies, Dublin, 1997)
    This paper explores the implications of new information and communication technologies (ICTs) for community and voluntary sector organisations in Ireland and reports on the initial findings of the authors' research ...
  • New digital technologies, work practices and cultural production in Ireland 

    Hazelkorn, Ellen (Economic & Social Studies, Dublin, 1997)
    This paper offers the first extensive analysis of the extent of change, in both structure and labour market, occurring within the Irish media since the early 1980s. It chronicles change from a "sector" dominated by the ...
  • Beyond the "Information Society": selected atoms and bits of a national strategy in Ireland 

    Preston, Paschal (Economic & Social Studies, Dublin, 1997)
    This paper seeks to explore a number of key issues related to the direction and components of a coherent information sector strategy and more targeted national innovation networks in the Irish context, with a particular ...

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