“E-Democracy: On Participation in the Digital Age” Giancarlo Villela (RSCAS, Italy)

Giancarlo Villela, E-Democracy: On Participation in the Digital Age, 2019

This book seeks to make it clear that very rapid technological developments have an immediate and strong impact on the democratic system. Technological innovation has changed and is still changing the relationship between representatives and the people they represent, and it is now starting to influence the party system as well. So, if we look at its impact on politics, law, culture and the economy, it is easy to see that technological innovation underpins a huge well of power in today’s world.