Les partis politiques sur le web
With Clémence Lerondeau, Marc Abélès, Dominique Andolfatto, Thierry Barboni, Lucie Bargel, Gersende Blanchard, Franck Bousquet, Nicolas Bué, Dominique Cardon, Dominique Dechézelles, Nicolas Desquinabo, Alexandre Dézé, Guilhem Fouetillou, Rachel K. Gibson, Djamel Mermat, Anne-Laure Nicot, Anne-Sophie Petitfils, Christophe Prieur, Éric Treille, Thierry Vedel, François Vergniolle de Chantal, Stephen J. Ward
Political Parties on the Web
KEYWORDS: POLITICAL PARTIES - INTERNET - COMMUNICATION - e -ACTIVISM – e-DEMOCRACY - ELECTIONS
Internet allows parties to extend their scope. Not only the web compose and recompose their "showcase" but it is also the place where may arise new forms of engagement and expression that go beyond communication strategies. In parallel, discussion forums give voice to citizens - who appropriate or divert them.
The author: Fabienne Greffet is a lecturer in political science at the University of Nancy-2, a member of the Irenee-Nancy and Grenoble-Compact, co-founder of the group "The Internet & Politics" of the European Consortium for Political Research.