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The Influence of Global Internet Governance Institutions on the EU

  • George Christou
  • Seamus Simpson
Part of the Palgrave Studies in European Union Politics book series (PSEUP)

Abstract

The Internet is an increasingly important aspect of global social, political and economic life. The international strategic significance of the Internet has led to a number of efforts aimed at co-ordinating, at the global level, the complex and burgeoning series of policy issues at the heart of its functioning. Here, a range of business, civil society, governmental and technical interests have converged around the creation and subsequent functioning of a relatively new set of institutional contexts. These institutions have, for global bodies, often operated according to relatively novel norms and practices.

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European Union European Union Member State European Union Policy Public Service Broadcasting European Union Actor 
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  • Seamus Simpson

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