CI Studies Bibliography – Internet (and other ICT)

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This section of the CIstudies.org bibliography includes works related primarily to the internet. However, it also includes works related to information communication technologies (ICT) broadly conceived, including organizational communication technologies, intranets, etc. (There is some overlap with works tagged “Information & IT”.)

Steinberg, Marc. The Platform Economy: How Japan Transformed the Consumer Internet. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2019. Cite
Gehl, Robert, and Fenwick McKelvey. “Bugging out: Darknets as Parasites of Large-Scale Media Objects.” Media, Culture & Society 41, no. 2 (2019): 219–35. https://doi.org/10.1177/0163443718818379. Cite
Plantin, Jean-Christophe, and Aswin Punathambekar. “Digital Media Infrastructures: Pipes, Platforms, and Politics.” Media, Culture & Society 41, no. 2 (2019): 163–74. https://doi.org/10.1177/0163443718818376. Cite Download
Nieborg, David B, and Anne Helmond. “The Political Economy of Facebook’s Platformization in the Mobile Ecosystem: Facebook Messenger as a Platform Instance.” Media, Culture & Society 41, no. 2 (2019): 196–218. https://doi.org/10.1177/0163443718818384. Cite
Dijck, José van, Thomas Poell, and Martijn de Waal. The Platform Society. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. Cite
Mattern. “Local Codes: Forms of Spatial Knowledge.” Public Knowledge, 2018. https://publicknowledge.sfmoma.org/local-codes-forms-of-spatial-knowledge. Cite
Fidler, Bradley, and Andrew L. Russell. “Financial and Administrative Infrastructure for the Early Internet: Network Maintenance at the Defense Information Systems Agency.” Technology and Culture 59, no. 4 (2018): 899–924. https://doi.org/10.1353/tech.2018.0090. Cite
W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI). “WAI-ARIA Overview.” W3C WAI, 2018. https://www.w3.org/WAI/standards-guidelines/aria/. Cite
W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI). “Introduction to Web Accessibility.” W3C WAI, 2018. https://www.w3.org/WAI/fundamentals/accessibility-intro/. Cite
Noble, Safiya Umoja. Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism. New York: New York University Press, 2018. https://nyupress.org/books/9781479837243/. Cite
Crawford, Kate, and Vladan Joler. “Anatomy of an AI: The Amazon Echo as an Anatomical Map of Human Labor, Data and Planetary Resources,” 2018. https://anatomyof.ai/. Cite
Bornstein, Aaron M. “Are Algorithms Building the New Infrastructure of Racism?” Nautilus, no. December 21, 2017 (2017). http://nautil.us/issue/55/trust/are-algorithms-building-the-new-infrastructure-of-racism. Cite
Rogers, Kaleigh. “Ignored By Big Telecom, Detroit’s Marginalized Communities Are Building Their Own Internet.” Motherboard, 2017. https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/kz3xyz/detroit-mesh-network. Cite
Bratton, Benjamin H. The Stack: On Software and Sovereignty. MIT Press, 2016. https://doi.org/10.7551/mitpress/9780262029575.001.0001. Cite
Wasmuht, Corinne. “Corinne Wasmuht Exhibition: ‘Selected Works.’” SCAD.edu, 2016. https://www.scad.edu/event/2016-02-09-corinne-wasmuht-exhibition-selected-works-painting. Cite
Burrington, Ingrid. Networks of New York: An Illustrated Field Guide to Urban Internet Infrastructure. Brooklyn: Melville House, 2016. https://www.mhpbooks.com/books/networks-of-new-york/. Cite
Rossiter, Ned. Software, Infrastructure, Labor: A Media Theory of Logistical Nightmares. New York: Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2016. https://www.routledge.com/Software-Infrastructure-Labor-A-Media-Theory-of-Logistical-Nightmares/Rossiter/p/book/9780415843058. Cite
Jaeger, Paul T. “Disability, Human Rights, and Social Justice: The Ongoing Struggle for Online Accessibility and Equality.” First Monday 20, no. 9 (September 10, 2015). https://doi.org/10.5210/fm.v20i9.6164. Cite
Dourish, Paul. “Protocols, Packets, and Proximity: The Materiality of Internet Routing.” In Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructures, 183–204. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. Cite
Parks, Lisa. “Stuff You Can Kick: Toward a Theory of Media Infrastructures.” In Between Humanities and the Digital, 355–73. MIT Press, 2015. Cite
Hu, Tung-Hui. A Prehistory of the Cloud. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2015. http://mitpress.universitypressscholarship.com/view/10.7551/mitpress/9780262029513.001.0001/upso-9780262029513. Cite
Harris, Sarah. “Service Providers as Digital Media Infrastructure: Turkey’s Cybercafe Operators.” In Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructures. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. Cite
Parks, Lisa. “Water, Energy, Access: Materializing the Internet in Rural Zambia.” In Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructure, 115–36. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. Cite
Holt, Jennifer, and Patrick Vonderau. “‘Where the Internet Lives’: Data Centers as Cloud Infrastructure.” In Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructures, edited by Lisa Parks and Nicole Starosielski, 71–93. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2015. Cite
Starosielski, Nicole. The Undersea Network. Sign, Storage, Transmission. Durham: Duke University Press, 2015. Cite
Lewthwaite, Sarah. “Web Accessibility Standards and Disability: Developing Critical Perspectives on Accessibility.” Disability and Rehabilitation 36, no. 16 (2014): 1375–83. https://doi.org/10.3109/09638288.2014.938178. Cite
Riliskis, Laurynas, and Evgeny Osipov. “Coexistence of Cloud Technology and IT Infrastructure in Higher Education.” 2013 IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), 2013. https://doi.org/10.1109/fie.2013.6684937. Cite Download
Vanderheiden, Gregg C., Jutta Treviranus, and Amrish Chourasia. “The Global Public Inclusive Infrastructure (GPII).” In Proceedings of the 15th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility - ASSETS ’13, 1–3. Bellevue, Washington: ACM Press, 2013. https://doi.org/10.1145/2513383.2513395. Cite
Besson, Patrick, and Frantz Rowe. “Strategizing Information Systems-Enabled Organizational Transformation: A Transdisciplinary Review and New Directions.” The Journal of Strategic Information Systems 21, no. 2 (2012): 103–24. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsis.2012.05.001. Cite
Internet Society. “Internet Accessibility: Internet Use by Persons with Disabilities: Moving Forward.” Internet Society, 2012. https://www.internetsociety.org/resources/doc/2012/internet-accessibility-internet-use-by-persons-with-disabilities-moving-forward/. Cite
Frischmann, Brett M. Infrastructure: The Social Value of Shared Resources. Rochester, NY: Social Science Research Network, 2012. https://papers.ssrn.com/abstract=2000962. Cite
Levy, Steven. “Where Servers Meet Saunas: A Visit to Google’s Finland Data Center.” Wired, 2012. https://www.wired.com/2012/10/google-finland-data-center-2/. Cite
Gabrys, Jennifer. Digital Rubbish: A Natural History of Electronics. Ann: University of Michigan Press, 2011. https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.3998/dcbooks.9380304.0001.001. Cite
Blanchette, Jean-François. “A Material History of Bits.” Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 62, no. 6 (2011): 1042–57. https://doi.org/10.1002/asi.21542. Cite
Svensson, Patrik. “From Optical Fiber to Conceptual Cyberinfrastructure.” Digital Humanities Quarterly 5, no. 1 (2011). http://www.digitalhumanities.org/dhq/vol/5/1/000090/000090.html. Cite
Vanderheiden, Gregg, and Jutta Treviranus. “Creating a Global Public Inclusive Infrastructure.” In Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Design for All and EInclusion, edited by Constantine Stephanidis, 6765:517–26. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2011. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-21672-5_57. Cite
Holden, Jason, and Christopher Kelty. “The Environmental Impact of the Manufacturing of Semiconductors.” In Medianatures: The Materiality of Information Technology and Electronic Waste. Living Books About Life. Open Humanities Press, 2011. https://cnx.org/contents/7238FjUe@3/The-Environmental-Impact-of-the-Manufacturing-of-Seminconductors. Cite
Parikka, Jussi, ed. Medianatures: The Materiality of Information Technology and Electronic Waste. Living Books About Life. Open Humanities Press, 2011. http://www.livingbooksaboutlife.org/books/Medianatures. Cite
Pinto, Violet N. “E-Waste Hazard: The Impending Challenge.” In Medianatures: The Materiality of Information Technology and Electronic Waste. Living Books About Life. Open Humanities Press, 2011. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2796756/. Cite
Parikka, Jussi. “Introduction: The Materiality of Media and Waste.” In Medianatures: The Materiality of Information Technology and Electronic Waste. Living Books About Life. Open Humanities Press, 2011. http://www.livingbooksaboutlife.org/books/Electronic_waste/Introduction. Cite
Baptista (John), João, Sue Newell, and Wendy Currie. “Paradoxical Effects of Institutionalisation on the Strategic Awareness of Technology in Organisations.” The Journal of Strategic Information Systems 19, no. 3 (2010): 171–83. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsis.2010.07.001. Cite
Bowker, Geoffrey C., Karen Baker, Florence Miller, and David Ribes. “Toward Information Infrastructure Studies: Ways of Knowing in a Networked Environment.” In In Hunsinger et Al. (Eds) International Handbook of Internet Research, 97–117. Springer, 2010. http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/summary?doi=10.1.1.454.2119. Cite
Van Schewick, Barbara. Internet Architecture and Innovation. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2010. https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/internet-architecture-and-innovation. Cite
Ellcessor, Elizabeth. “Bridging Disability Divides: A Critical History of Web Content Accessibility through 2001.” Information, Communication & Society 13, no. 3 (2010): 289–308. https://doi.org/10.1080/13691180903456546. Cite
Feilhauer, Matthias, and Soenke Zehle, eds. Ethics of Waste in the Information Society (Special Issue of International Review of Information Ethics). No. 11. Vol. 11. International Review of Information Ethics (IRIE), 2009. Cite
Hertz, Garnet. “Dead Media Research Lab.” In Medianatures: The Materiality of Information Technology and Electronic Waste. Living Books About Life. Open Humanities Press, 2009. http://www.conceptlab.com/deadmedia/. Cite
Czarniawska, Barbara. “How Institutions Are Inscribed in Technical Objects and What It May Mean in the Case of the Internet.” In ICT and Innovation in the Public Sector, edited by Francesco Contini and Giovan Francesco Lanzara, 49–65. London: Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2009. https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230227293_3. Cite
Dourish, Paul, and Genevieve Bell. “The Infrastructure of Experience and the Experience of Infrastructure: Meaning and Structure in Everyday Encounters with Space.” Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design 34, no. 3 (2007): 414–30. https://doi.org/10.1068/b32035t. Cite
Neuman, Michael. “Infiltrating Infrastructures: On the Nature of Networked Infrastructure.” Journal of Urban Technology 13, no. 1 (2006): 3–31. https://doi.org/10.1080/10630730600752728. Cite