MECM10003 Melbourne Governance and Social Media Platforms Research Essay

We are witness many conflicts between multinational media platforms and national governments around regulation, responsibility and censorship. What is the relationship between the platform economy and governance?

question 4. I am a freshman, so just keep the words simple

make an argument by referencing from the reading list,use APA system and responding to the topic by means of an argument.

1.Gillespie, T (2018 forthcoming) ‘Governance of and by platforms’, in Burgess, J, Poell, T, and Marwick, A (eds) Sage Handbook of Social Media. Sage, forthcoming.

2.Archetti, C. (2015). Terrorism, communication and new media: Explaining radicalization in the digital age. Perspectives on Terrorism, 9(1)

3.Maddison, S. (2010). Online obscenity and myths of freedom: Dangerous images, child porn, and neoliberalism. In Attwood, F. (Ed.). making sense of online pornography. New York: Peter Lang.

4.Wagner, B. (2013). Governing internet expression: How public and private regulation shape expression governance.

Journal of Information Technology & Politics, 10(4), 389–403.

5.Bar, F., & Sandvig, C. (2008). U.S. communication policy after convergence. Media, Culture & Society, 30(4), 531-550.

6.Tufekci, Z. (2014). Social Movements and Governments in the Digital Age: Evaluating A Complex Landscape. Journal of International Affairs, 68, 1.