E-democracy Center

Content

This website provides research material on electronic democracy and related items, and connections to pertinent websources. It represents a good tool for scholars interested in the transformation of democracy related to the impact of new media.

Selection

The website selection is operated by a small group of scholars, who have developed an adequate expertise on topics related to new technologies

Format

For each section detailed comments are provided. Classified through efficient categories, items are briefly annotated and accessible in full-text format

Information density

A fair quantity of papers, research reports and other publications are available, along with info about the center's activities, its staff and organization

Content Pertinence to Political Science

Focusing on the influence of new technologies on the traditional political institutions and on their transformations, the website's topics are strongly related to Political science

Updating Rate

In this recently built website, updating rate is not particularly frequent (mainly three or four times per year)