Beyond WikiLeaks

Implications for the Future of Communications, Journalism and Society

  • Benedetta Brevini
  • Arne Hintz
  • Patrick McCurdy

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxv
  2. Benedetta Brevini, Arne Hintz, Patrick McCurdy
    Pages 1-10
  3. Yochai Benkler
    Pages 11-34
  4. Benedetta Brevini, Graham Murdock
    Pages 35-55
  5. Einar Thorsen, Chindu Sreedharan, Stuart Allan
    Pages 101-122
  6. Gabriella Coleman
    Pages 209-228
  7. Jillian C. York
    Pages 229-235
  8. Geert Lovink, Patrice Riemens
    Pages 245-253
  9. Benedetta Brevini, Arne Hintz, Patrick McCurdy
    Pages 254-271
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 273-281

About this book


The 2010 release of US embassy diplomatic cables put WikiLeaks into the international spotlight. Revelations by the leaks sparked intense debate within international diplomacy, journalism and society. This book reflects on the implications of WikiLeaks across politics and media, and on the results of leak journalism and transparency activism.


culture economy Framing Internet journalism media mediascape politics society

Editors and affiliations

  • Benedetta Brevini
    • 1
  • Arne Hintz
    • 2
  • Patrick McCurdy
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of JournalismCity UniversityLondonUK
  2. 2.School of Journalism, Media and Cultural StudiesCardiff UniversityUK
  3. 3.Department of CommunicationUniversity of OttawaCanada

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