Jonathan A. Obar
Jonathan A. Obar
York University; Michigan State University
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Social Media Definition and the Governance Challenge: An Introduction to the Special Issue
JA Obar, S Wildman, 2015
The biggest lie on the internet: Ignoring the privacy policies and terms of service policies of social networking services
JA Obar, A Oeldorf-Hirsch
Information, Communication & Society 23 (1), 128-147, 2020
Advocacy 2.0: An analysis of how advocacy groups in the United States perceive and use social media as tools for facilitating civic engagement and collective action
JA Obar, P Zube, C Lampe
Journal of information policy 2 (1), 1-25, 2012
The emerging mobile Internet underclass: A critique of mobile Internet access
PM Napoli, JA Obar
The Information Society 30 (5), 323-334, 2014
Canadian advocacy 2.0: An analysis of social media adoption and perceived affordances by advocacy groups looking to advance activism in Canada
JA Obar
Canadian journal of Communication 39 (2), 211-233, 2014
Mobile leapfrogging and digital divide policy: Assessing the limitations of mobile Internet access
PM Napoli, JA Obar
Fordham University Schools of Business Research Paper, 2013
Big Data and The Phantom Public: Walter Lippmann and the fallacy of data privacy self-management
JA Obar
Big Data & Society 2 (2), 2053951715608876, 2015
Reconciling Political and Economic Goals in the Net Neutrality Debate
JM Bauer, JA Obar
The Information Society 30 (1), 1-19, 2014
The clickwrap: A political economic mechanism for manufacturing consent on social media
JA Obar, A Oeldorf-Hirsch
Social Media+ Society 4 (3), 2056305118784770, 2018
Internet surveillance and boomerang routing: A call for Canadian network sovereignty
JA Obar, A Clement
TEM 2013: Proceedings of the Technology & Emerging Media Track-Annual …, 2012
Strategies for media reform: International perspectives
JA Obar, C Martens, RW McChesney
Fordham Univ Press, 2016
Classroom Wikipedia participation effects on future intentions to contribute
C Lampe, J Obar, E Ozkaya, P Zube, A Velasquez
Proceedings of the ACM 2012 conference on Computer Supported Cooperative …, 2012
Canadian internet “boomerang” traffic and mass NSA surveillance: Responding to privacy and network sovereignty challenges
A Clement, JA Obar
Law, privacy and surveillance in Canada in the post-Snowden era, 13-44, 2015
Inclusion or illusion? An analysis of the FCC's public hearings on media ownership 2006–2007
JA Obar, AM Schejter
Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media 54 (2), 212-227, 2010
Keeping internet users in the know or in the dark: An analysis of the data privacy transparency of Canadian internet carriers
A Clement, JA Obar
Journal of Information Policy 6 (1), 294-331, 2016
Assigning Students to Edit Wikipedia: four case studies
BW Carver, R Davis, RT Kelley, JA Obar, LL Davis
E-learning and Digital Media 9 (3), 273-283, 2012
Clickwrap impact: Quick-join options and ignoring privacy and terms of service policies of social networking services
JA Obar, A Oeldorf-Hirsch
Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Social Media & Society, 1-5, 2017
Media Reform: An Overview
D Freedman, JA Obar
Strategies For Media Reform: International Perspectives, 3-18, 2016
Beyond Cynicism: A Review of the FCC's Reasoning for Modifying the Newspaper/Broadcast Cross-Ownership Rule
JA Obar
Communication Law and Policy 14 (4), 479-525, 2009
Net neutrality| closing the technocratic divide? Activist intermediaries, digital form letters, and public involvement in FCC policy making
JA Obar
International Journal of Communication 10, 24, 2016
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