An information network society is one whose primary economic activity is the processing and exchanging of information and knowledge within information networks
Network Societies: Understanding the Transition The information revolution is often identified as the most profound driver of change in our world today enabling an ongoing disruptive transformation in the deep structure to our Industrial Age social institutions as we move further into the 21st century. Information [...]
This book looks at the evolution of political systems in an age of globalization and information technology. In the book we trace the past, present and emerging future to systems of governance, looking at the changing sociopolitical context as we move into a network society and the institutional reconfigurations required for political organizations to survive and thrive within this context.