recommended reading in internet technology policy

August 9th, 2008 by kc

(gathered earlier this year upon a student’s request)

  1. Abatte, Janet. Inventing the Internet. 2000.
  2. Benkler, Yochai. The Wealth of Networks. 2006.
  3. Benkler, Yochai. Freedom in the COMMONS: Towards a Political Economy of Information., Duke Law Journal. 2003.
  4. Brin, David. Transparent Society. 1999.
  5. Cooper, Mark. Open Architecture as Communications Policy. 2004
  6. Dodd, Annabelle. The Essential Guide to Telecommunications. 2005.
  7. Dyer-Witheford, Nick. Cyber-Marx. 1999.
  8. Ferguson, Charles H. The Broadband Problem: Anatomy of a Market Failure and a Policy Dilemma. 2004.
  9. Horwitz, Robert B. The Irony of Regulatory Reform: The Deregulation of American Telecommunications. 1991.
  10. John, Richard. Spreading the News. 1998.
  11. Klinenberg, Eric. Fighting for Air. 2007.
  12. Kushnick, Bruce. $200 Billion Broadband Scandal. 2006.
  13. Mueller, Milton. Ruling the Root. 2002. (and Dave Crocker’s review)
  14. National Academies Press. Funding a Revolution: Government Support for Computing Research. 1999.
  15. Noam, Eli. Beyond Liberalization II: “The Impending Doom of Common Carriage”. 1994.
  16. Nuechterlein and Weiser. Digital Crossroads: American Telecommunications Policy in the Internet Age. 2005.
  17. Poole, Hilary, et al.. History of the Internet. 1999.
  18. Roughgarden, Tim. “Selfish Routing and the Price of Anarchy”. 2006.
  19. Slotten, Hugh. Radio and Television Regulation. 2000.
  20. Wilson, James Q. Bureaucracy: What Government Agencies Do and Why They Do It. 1991.

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