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THIS LAB IS INFORMATION

Dedicated to producing and disseminating rigorous research to inform policies, programs, and theories that will combat digital divides, digital inequalities, and their effects in the Richmond-area, the state of Virginia, and the broader global community.

 
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A READING LIST TO GET YOU STARTED.

Knowledge through education

Barnard, Stephen R. 2017. “Digital sociology’s vocational promise.” Digital Sociologies, eds. Jessie Daniels, Karen Gregory, and Tressie McMillian Cottom, Policy Press: 195-206


Gregory, Karen et al. 2017. “Introduction.” Digital Sociologies, eds. Jessie Daniels, Karen Gregory, and Tressie McMillian Cottom, Policy Press: pgs xvii – xxvii


Longo, Gina Marie. 2018. “Keeping it in the Family: How Gender Norms Shape U.S. Marriage Migration Politics”  Gender & Society 32 (4): 469-492  


Maddox, Alexia. 2017. “Beyond digital dualism: Modeling digital community.” Digital Sociologies, eds. Jessie Daniels, Karen Gregory, and Tressie McMillian Cottom, Policy Press: pg 9-21


McIlwain, Charlton D. 2020. Black Software: The Internet and Racial Justice from the AfroNet to Black Lives Matter. New York: Oxford University Press


McMillian Cottom, Tressie. 2017. “Digitized institutions and inequalities.” Digital Sociologies, eds. Jessie Daniels, Karen Gregory, and Tressie McMillian Cottom, Policy Press: 137-146


Nagle, Angela. 2017. Kill All Normies:  Online Culture Wars from 4Chan and Tumblr to Trump and the Alt-Right. London: Zero Books Publishing


Noble, Safiya Umoja. 2018. Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism. New York: New York University Press


Rosengren, Calle and Mikael Ottosson “Employee monitoring in a digital context” Digital Sociologies, eds. Jessie Daniels, Karen Gregory, and Tressie McMillian Cottom, Policy Press: 181-195


Sadowski, Jathan. 2020. Too Smart: How Digital Capitalism is Extracting Data, Controlling Our Lives, and Taking over the World.  Massachusetts: MIT Press


Sharma, Sanjay and Phillip Brooker, “#notracist: Exploring racism denial talk on Twitter” Digital Sociologies, eds. Jessie Daniels, Karen Gregory, and Tressie McMillian Cottom, Policy Press


Snowden, Edward. 2019. Permanent Record. New York: Metropolitan Books


Stengel, Richard. 2019. Information Wars:  How we Lost the Global Battle Against Disinformation.  New York: Grove Press 


Tufekci, Zeynep.  2017. Twitter and Tear Gas:  The Power and Fragility of Networked Protest.  Connecticut: Yale University Press