Digital Inequality and Second-Order Disasters: Social Media in the Typhoon Haiyan Recovery

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Mirca Madianou (2015)
  • Publisher: SAGE Publishing
  • Journal: Social Media + Society (issn: 2056-3051)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1177/2056305115603386
  • Subject: P87-96 | Communication. Mass media

This article investigates the intersection of digital and social inequality in the context of disaster recovery. In doing so, the article responds to the optimism present in recent claims about “humanitarian technology” which refers to the empowering uses and applicatio... View more
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