Reading List

Follow along with me as I complete my personal reading list. Read detailed reviews of each book or article by clicking on the title. Recommendations? Send me an email at bfromkne@uoguelph.ca or comment below!

Note: Publications listed here do not necessarily reflect my own views or research perspective. 

Social Media:

  • Social Media ROI: Managing and Measuring Social Media Efforts in Your Organization
    Olivier Blanchard, 2011 (Kindle edition)
  • Contagious: Why Things Catch On
    Jonah Berger, 2013 (Kindle edition)
  • Groundswell: Winning in a World Transformed by Social Technologies
    Charlene Li and Josh Bernhoff, 2008
  • Naked Conversations: How Blogs are Changing the Way Businesses Talk with Customers
    Robert Scoble and Shel Israel, 2006
  • The Corporate Blogging Book: Absolutely Everything You Need to Get it Right
    Debbie Weil, 2006
  • Cluetrain Manifesto: The End of Business as Usual
    Christopher Locke, Rick Levine, Doc Searls, David Weinberger, 2001
  • Permission Marketing: Turning Strangers into Friends and Friends into Customers
    Seth Godin, 1999
  • Social Physics: How Good Ideas Spread – The Lessons from a New Science
    Alex Pentland, 2014 (Kindle edition)
  • The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies
    Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee, 2014
  • Social Media Explained: Untangling the World’s Most Misunderstood Business Trend
    Mark Schaefer, 2014
  • Word of Mouth Marketing: How Smart Companies Get People Talking
    Andy Sernovitz, Seth Godin, Guy Kawasaki, 2012

Non-profit Organizations:

Nature 2.0  (digital nature and more): 

  • Article: Nature 2.0: Exploring and Theorizing the links between New Media and Nature Conservation.
    Bram Büscher, 2015 (in press). New Media & Society.

Geography (theory and practice):

  • Uncommon Ground: Rethinking the Human Place in Nature
    Edited by William Cronon, 1996 (Kindle edition)
  • The Posthuman
    Rosi Braidotti, 2013
  • Cyborg Citizen
    Chris Hables Gray, 2002
  • Places through the Body
    Edited by Heidi J. Nast and Steve Pile
  • Society of the Spectacle
    Guy Debord (Introduction by Marvin Jenkins), 2011 (first published in 1968)
  • Spaces of Capital: Towards a Critical Geography
    David Harvey, 2002
  • How We Became Posthuman: Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics, Literature, and Informatics
    Katherine Hayles, 1999
  • From Counterculture to Cyberculture: Stewart Brand, the Whole Earth Network, and the Rise of Digital Utopianism
    Fred Turner, 2008
  • Simians, Cyborgs, and Women: The Reinvention of Nature
    Donna Haraway, 1990

Social Movements (online and offline):

  • Direct Action: An Ethnography
    David Graeber, 2009 (Kindle edition)
  • An Army of Davids: How Markets and Technology Empower Ordinary People to Beat Big Media, Big Government, and Other Goliaths
    Glenn Reynolds, 2007
  • We the Media: Grassroots Journalism for the People, By the People
    Dan Gillmor, 2006
  • The Wealth of Networks: How Social Production Transforms Markets and Freedom
    Yochai Benkler, 2007
  • Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing without Organizations
    Clay Shirky, 2008
  • The Revolution Will Not be Televised: Democracy, the Internet and the Overthrow of Everything
    Joe Trippi, 2008
  • Networks of Outrage and Hope: Social Movements in the Internet Age
    Manuel Castells, 2013
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