• Jannick Schou
  • Morten Hjelholt


This concluding chapter summarizes the main arguments presented in this book, reflects on their theoretical as well as empirical implications and carves out some potential paths of future research. Recounting the main arguments presented throughout the book, the chapter specifies its contribution to the study of governmental digitalization. The chapter argues that while this book has explored a particular geographical setting, its findings may provide a broader, critical intervention within the political and academic landscape. Closing off, the chapter highlights a number of areas for future inquiry. Armed with cultural political economy, the book paves the way for studies concerned with how class politics and social exclusion are being redefined through governmental digitalization.


Digitalization State transformations Cultural political economy Class Digital outcasts 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jannick Schou
    • 1
  • Morten Hjelholt
    • 1
  1. 1.IT University of CopenhagenCopenhagenDenmark

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