The purpose of the paper is to discuss the effects of information and communication technologies on democracy. These effects are important to study because they play a major role in shaping society. It examines the relationship of theories in communication and democracy. It studies major driving forces and issues behind tele-democracy and speculates the future of democracy and issues related to it in 2009.
"Politics, Democracy in the Light of Information and Communication Technology,"
Communications of the IIMA: Vol. 5
, Article 15.
Available at: http://scholarworks.lib.csusb.edu/ciima/vol5/iss4/15