Material Participation

Technology, the Environment and Everyday Publics

  • Noortje Marres

Table of contents

About this book

Introduction

This book develops a fresh perspective on everyday forms of engagement, one that foregrounds the role of objects, technologies and settings in democracy. Examining a range of devices, from smart meters to eco-homes, the book sets out new concepts and methods for analyzing the relations between participation, innovation and the environment.

Keywords

carbon accounting democracy environment innovation material methods participation political theory politics sociology Technologie technology

Authors and affiliations

  • Noortje Marres
    • 1
  1. 1.Goldsmiths, University of LondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-137-48074-3
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-48073-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-48074-3
  • About this book