Journal of Peer Production

Journal article

15 Jun 2018
28

Makerspaces—specifically those with a focus on digital fabrication and physical computing—are emerging as symbols of social and economic change in many cultures. This paper argues that processes of institutionalisation within these makerspaces are shaped by the specific urban ideologies they are bound to.

Journal article

14 Jul 2015
269

Abstract

The rise of interest in the social economy as a sector with a significant role to play in the changing dynamic of state/private sector relations has engendered a wide range of policies and practices that seek to both clarify and amplify the...

Journal article

14 Jul 2015
107

Abstract

This paper explores the rise of ICTs as instruments of government reform and the implication of their use from the vantage point of the relations between democratic governance, the aims of Buen Vivir, and the role of civil society. We discuss some...