Professor Christian Fuchs

Professor of Social Media

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Christian Fuchs is Professor at, and the Director of, the Communication and Media Research Institute. He is also Director of the Westminster Institute for Advanced Studies.

His fields of expertise are critical digital & social media studies, Internet & society, political economy of media and communication, information society theory, social theory and critical theory.

He is the author of numerous publications in these fields, including the books:

He has co-edited:

He is also:

Websites

fuchs.uti.at

fuchs.uti.at/blog

www.triple-c.at

www.icts-and-society.net

Christian Fuchs was involved in founding the University of Westminster's MA in Social Media, Culture and Society and the MA in Digital Media & Society at Uppsala University. His teaching is in the areas of the political economy of communication, critical theory, social media & society, Internet & society, information society studies, media & society. He supervises PhD students in these fields and welcomes proposals from prospective doctoral students who especially want to critically study the Internet, digital and social media in the context of the information society.

2017

Preface: Horst Holzer’s Theory of Communication (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. Preface: Horst Holzer’s Theory of Communication . tripleC. 15 (2), pp. 686-706.
The Relevance of Franz L. Neumann’s Critical Theory in 2017: "Anxiety and Politics" in the New Age of Authoritarian Capitalism (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. The Relevance of Franz L. Neumann’s Critical Theory in 2017: "Anxiety and Politics" in the New Age of Authoritarian Capitalism. tripleC. 15 (2), pp. 637-650.
Günther Anders’ Undiscovered Critical Theory of Technology in the Age of Big Data Capitalism (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. Günther Anders’ Undiscovered Critical Theory of Technology in the Age of Big Data Capitalism. tripleC. 15 (2), pp. 584-613.
Die Kritik der Politischen Ökonomie der Medien/Kommunikation: ein hochaktueller Ansatz (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. Die Kritik der Politischen Ökonomie der Medien/Kommunikation: ein hochaktueller Ansatz. Publizistik. 2017 (62 (3)), pp. 255-272.
The Information Economy and the Labor Theory of Value (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. The Information Economy and the Labor Theory of Value. International Journal of Political Economy . 46 (1), pp. 65-89.
Information Technology and Sustainability in the Information Society (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. Information Technology and Sustainability in the Information Society. International Journal of Communication. 11, pp. 2431-2461.
The Praxis School’s Marxist Humanism and Mihailo Marković’s Theory of Communication (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. The Praxis School’s Marxist Humanism and Mihailo Marković’s Theory of Communication. Critique. 45 (1-2), pp. 159-182.
Capitalism, Patriarchy, Slavery, and Racism in the Age of Digital Capitalism and Digital Labour (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. Capitalism, Patriarchy, Slavery, and Racism in the Age of Digital Capitalism and Digital Labour. Critical Sociology.
Donald Trump: A Critical Theory-Perspective on Authoritarian Capitalism (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. Donald Trump: A Critical Theory-Perspective on Authoritarian Capitalism. tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique. 15 (1), pp. 1-72.
From digital positivism and administrative big data analytics towards critical digital and social media research! (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. From digital positivism and administrative big data analytics towards critical digital and social media research! European Journal of Communication. 32 (1), pp. 37-49.
Critical Social Theory and Sustainable Development: The Role of Class, Capitalism and Domination in a Dialectical Analysis of Un/Sustainability (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. Critical Social Theory and Sustainable Development: The Role of Class, Capitalism and Domination in a Dialectical Analysis of Un/Sustainability . Sustainable Development. 25 (5), pp. 443-458.
Marx’s "Capital"in the Information Age (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. Marx’s "Capital"in the Information Age. Capital & Class. 41 (1), pp. 51-67.
Sustainability and Community Networks (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. Sustainability and Community Networks. Telematics and Informatics. 34 (2), pp. 628-639.

2016

Red Scare 2.0: User-Generated Ideology in the Age of Jeremy Corbyn and Social Media (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Red Scare 2.0: User-Generated Ideology in the Age of Jeremy Corbyn and Social Media. Journal of Language and Politics . 15 (4), pp. 369-398.
Racism, nationalism and right-wing extremism online: The Austrian Presidential Election 2016 on Facebook (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Racism, nationalism and right-wing extremism online: The Austrian Presidential Election 2016 on Facebook. Momentum Quarterly . 5 (3), pp. 172-196.
Internet Surveillance after Snowden: A Critical Empirical Study of Computer Experts' Attitudes on Commercial and State Surveillance of the Internet and Social Media post-Edward Snowden (2016)
Fuchs, Christian and Trottier, D. 2016. Internet Surveillance after Snowden: A Critical Empirical Study of Computer Experts' Attitudes on Commercial and State Surveillance of the Internet and Social Media post-Edward Snowden. Journal of Information, Communication & Ethics in Society.
Critical theory of communication as critical sociology of critique in the age of digital capitalism: A response to Jan Løhmann Stephensen's review essay on Culture and Economy in the Age of Social Media (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Critical theory of communication as critical sociology of critique in the age of digital capitalism: A response to Jan Løhmann Stephensen's review essay on Culture and Economy in the Age of Social Media. Conjunctions: Transdisciplinary Journal of Cultural Participation. 3 (1).
When Will Greece Get its Money back from Germany? Reflections on Yanis Varoufakis’ New Book (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. When Will Greece Get its Money back from Germany? Reflections on Yanis Varoufakis’ New Book. tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique. 14 (1), pp. 243-247.
Henryk Grossmann 2.0: A Critique of Paul Mason’s Book “PostCapitalism: A Guide to Our Future“ (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Henryk Grossmann 2.0: A Critique of Paul Mason’s Book “PostCapitalism: A Guide to Our Future“. tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique. 14 (1), pp. 232-243.
Neoliberalism in Britain (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Neoliberalism in Britain. tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique . 14 (1), pp. 163-188.
Herbert Marcuse and social media (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Herbert Marcuse and social media. Radical Philosophy Review . 10 (1), pp. 113-143.
Strategies moving forward: Social movements and progressive governments: A round table discussion (2016)
Fuchs, Christian, Smith, R., Gunn, R., Asher, G. and Cole, P. 2016. Strategies moving forward: Social movements and progressive governments: A round table discussion. Heathwood Journal of Critical Theory. 1 (2).
Georg Lukács as a Communications Scholar: Cultural and Digital Labour in the Context of Lukács’ Ontology of Social Being (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Georg Lukács as a Communications Scholar: Cultural and Digital Labour in the Context of Lukács’ Ontology of Social Being. Media, Culture & Society. 38 (4), pp. 506-524.
Baidu, Weibo and Renren: The Global Political Economy of Social Media in China (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Baidu, Weibo and Renren: The Global Political Economy of Social Media in China. Asian Journal of Communication. 26 (1), pp. 14-41.

2015

Against theoretical Thatcherism: a reply to Nicholas Garnham (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Against theoretical Thatcherism: a reply to Nicholas Garnham. Media, Culture and Society. 38 (2), pp. 301-311.
The MacBride Report in Twenty-first-century Capitalism, the Age of Social Media and the BRICS Countries (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. The MacBride Report in Twenty-first-century Capitalism, the Age of Social Media and the BRICS Countries. Javnost: The Public. 22 (3), pp. 226-239.
Power in the Age of Social Media (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Power in the Age of Social Media. Heathwood Journal of Critical Theory. 1 (1), pp. 1-29.
Surveillance and critical theory (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Surveillance and critical theory. Media and Communication. 3 (2), pp. 6-9.
Zur Theoriebildung und Analyse der digitalen Arbeit. Die globale Produktion digitaler Hard- und Software (Teil I). (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Zur Theoriebildung und Analyse der digitalen Arbeit. Die globale Produktion digitaler Hard- und Software (Teil I). Z. Zeitschrift Marxistische Erneuerung . 2015 (103), pp. 85-94.
Against divisiveness: Digital workers of the world unite! A rejoinder to César Bolaño and Eloy Vieira (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Against divisiveness: Digital workers of the world unite! A rejoinder to César Bolaño and Eloy Vieira. Television & New Media. 16 (1), pp. 62-71.
Towards a Theoretical Model of Social Media Surveillance in Contemporary Society. (2015)
Fuchs, Christian and Trottier, D. 2015. Towards a Theoretical Model of Social Media Surveillance in Contemporary Society. Communications: The European Journal of Communication Research. 40 (1), pp. 113-135.
Digital labour: A comment on César Bolaño’s tripleC reflection (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Digital labour: A comment on César Bolaño’s tripleC reflection. tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique. 13 (1), pp. 84-92.
Martin-Heidegger’s anti-Semitism: Philosophy of technology and the media in the light of the “Black Notebooks“. Implications for the reception of Heidegger in media and communication studies. (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Martin-Heidegger’s anti-Semitism: Philosophy of technology and the media in the light of the “Black Notebooks“. Implications for the reception of Heidegger in media and communication studies. tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique. 13 (1), pp. 55-78.
Anti-semitism, Anti-Marxism, and Technophobia: The fourth volume of Martin Heidegger’s Black Notebooks (1942-1948) (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Anti-semitism, Anti-Marxism, and Technophobia: The fourth volume of Martin Heidegger’s Black Notebooks (1942-1948). tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique. 13 (1), pp. 93-100.
Internet, Kapitalismus und periphere Entwicklung im Waldviertel (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Internet, Kapitalismus und periphere Entwicklung im Waldviertel. Momentum Quarterly – Zeitschrift für sozialen Fortschritt (Journal for Societal Progress). 4 (1), pp. 42-69.
Internet, capitalism, and peripheral development in the Waldviertel (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Internet, capitalism, and peripheral development in the Waldviertel. New Proposals: Journal of Marxism and Interdisciplinary Inquiry. 7 (2), pp. 74-100.
Reflections on Todd Wolfson’s book 'Digital Rebellion: The Birth of the Cyber Left' (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Reflections on Todd Wolfson’s book 'Digital Rebellion: The Birth of the Cyber Left'. tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique. 13 (1), pp. 163-168.
Left-wing media politics and the advertising tax: Reflections on Astra Taylor’s book “The people’s platform: Taking back power and culture in the digital age“. (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Left-wing media politics and the advertising tax: Reflections on Astra Taylor’s book “The people’s platform: Taking back power and culture in the digital age“. tripleC: Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 13 (1), pp. 1-4.

2014

Why we need alternative social media before it is too late (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Why we need alternative social media before it is too late. Connect-World, Global-ICT. 2014 (18), pp. 29-30.
Digital workers of the World unite! A framework for critically theorising and analysing digital labour (2014)
Fuchs, Christian and Sandoval, M. 2014. Digital workers of the World unite! A framework for critically theorising and analysing digital labour. tripleC: Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 12 (2), pp. 486-563.
The dialectic: Not just the absolute recoil, but the world’s living fire that extinguishes and kindles itself. Reflections on Slavoj Žižek’s version of dialectical philosophy in "Absolute recoil. Towards a new foundation of dialectical materialism" (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. The dialectic: Not just the absolute recoil, but the world’s living fire that extinguishes and kindles itself. Reflections on Slavoj Žižek’s version of dialectical philosophy in "Absolute recoil. Towards a new foundation of dialectical materialism". tripleC: Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 12 (2), pp. 848-875.
WikiLeaks and the Critique of the Political Economy (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. WikiLeaks and the Critique of the Political Economy. International Journal of Communication. 8, pp. 2718-2732.
Thomas Piketty’s Book “Capital in the Twenty-First Century”, Karl Marx and the Political Economy of the Internet (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Thomas Piketty’s Book “Capital in the Twenty-First Century”, Karl Marx and the Political Economy of the Internet. tripleC: Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 12 (1), pp. 413-430.
Medios sociales y esfera pública (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Medios sociales y esfera pública. Telos – Revista de Pensamiento sobre Comunicación, Tecnología y Sociedad. 98, pp. 71-82.
Book review: Manuel Castells, Networks of Outrage and Hope: Social Movements in the Internet Age (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Book review: Manuel Castells, Networks of Outrage and Hope: Social Movements in the Internet Age. Media, Culture & Society. 36 (1), pp. 122-124.
Revisiting the political economy of communication (2014)
Garnham, N. and Fuchs, Christian 2014. Revisiting the political economy of communication. tripleC: Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 12 (1), pp. 102-141.
Theorising and analysing digital labour: from global value chains to modes of production (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Theorising and analysing digital labour: from global value chains to modes of production. The Political Economy of Communication. 2 (1), pp. 3-27.
Social media and the public sphere (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Social media and the public sphere. tripleC: Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 12 (1), pp. 57-101.
Karl Marx and the study of media and culture today (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Karl Marx and the study of media and culture today. Culture Unbound: Journal of Current Cultural Research. 6 (3), pp. 39-76.
Digital prosumption labour on social media in the context of the capitalist regime of time (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Digital prosumption labour on social media in the context of the capitalist regime of time. Time & Society. 23 (1), pp. 97-123.

2013

Capitalism or information society? The fundamental question of the present structure of society (2013)
Fuchs, Christian 2013. Capitalism or information society? The fundamental question of the present structure of society. European Journal of Social Theory. 16 (4), pp. 413-434.
The Anonymous movement in the context of liberalism and socialism (2013)
Fuchs, Christian 2013. The Anonymous movement in the context of liberalism and socialism. Interface: a journal for and about social movements. 5 (2), pp. 345-376.
Societal and ideological impacts of Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) internet surveillance (2013)
Fuchs, Christian 2013. Societal and ideological impacts of Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) internet surveillance. Information, Communication and Society. 16 (8), pp. 1328-1359.
Towards a participatory, co-operative and sustainable information society? A critical analysis of Swedish ICT policy discourses (2013)
Verdegem, P. and Fuchs, Christian 2013. Towards a participatory, co-operative and sustainable information society? A critical analysis of Swedish ICT policy discourses. Nordicom Review. 34 (2), pp. 3-18.
What is digital labour? What is digital work? What’s their difference? And why do these questions matter for understanding social media? (2013)
Fuchs, Christian and Sevignani, S. 2013. What is digital labour? What is digital work? What’s their difference? And why do these questions matter for understanding social media? tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique. Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 11 (2), pp. 237-293.
The diamond model of open access publishing: why policy makers, scholars, universities, libraries, labour unions and the publishing world need to take non-commercial, non-profit open access serious (2013)
Fuchs, Christian and Sandoval, M. 2013. The diamond model of open access publishing: why policy makers, scholars, universities, libraries, labour unions and the publishing world need to take non-commercial, non-profit open access serious. tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique. Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 11 (2), pp. 428-443.
Karl Marx @ internet studies (2013)
Fuchs, Christian and Dyer-Witheford, N. 2013. Karl Marx @ internet studies. New Media & Society. 15 (5), pp. 782-796.
Why and how to read Marx’s “Capital”? Reflections on Johan Fornäs’ book “Capitalism: a companion to Marx’s economy critique“ (2013)
Fuchs, Christian 2013. Why and how to read Marx’s “Capital”? Reflections on Johan Fornäs’ book “Capitalism: a companion to Marx’s economy critique“. tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique. Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 11 (2), pp. 294-309.
Why and How to Read Marx’s “Capital”? (2013)
Fuchs, Christian 2013. Why and How to Read Marx’s “Capital”? tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique. Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 11 (2).
Political economy and surveillance theory (2013)
Fuchs, Christian 2013. Political economy and surveillance theory. Critical Sociology. 39 (5), pp. 671-687.

2012

Behind the news: social media, riots, and revolutions (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. Behind the news: social media, riots, and revolutions. Capital and Class. 36 (3), pp. 383-391.
Introduction: Marx is back: the importance of Marxist theory and research for critical communication studies today (2012)
Fuchs, Christian and Mosco, Vincent 2012. Introduction: Marx is back: the importance of Marxist theory and research for critical communication studies today. tripleC: Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 10 (2), pp. 127-140.
Introduction to the special section “Critical theory and political economy of the Internet (Nordmedia 2011)" (2012)
Fuchs, Christian and Bolin, G. 2012. Introduction to the special section “Critical theory and political economy of the Internet (Nordmedia 2011)". tripleC: Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 10 (1), pp. 30-32.
The political economy of privacy on Facebook (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. The political economy of privacy on Facebook. Television & New Media. 13 (2), pp. 139-159.
With or without Marx? With or without capitalism? A rejoinder to Adam Arvidsson and Eleanor Colleoni (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. With or without Marx? With or without capitalism? A rejoinder to Adam Arvidsson and Eleanor Colleoni. tripleC: Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 10 (2), pp. 633-645.
Some reflections on Manuel Castells’ book “Networks of outrage and hope. Social movements in the Internet age“ (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. Some reflections on Manuel Castells’ book “Networks of outrage and hope. Social movements in the Internet age“. tripleC: Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 10 (2), pp. 775-797.
New Marxian times! Reflections on the 4th ICTs and society conference "Critique, democracy and philosophy in 21st century information society. Towards critical theories of social media" (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. New Marxian times! Reflections on the 4th ICTs and society conference "Critique, democracy and philosophy in 21st century information society. Towards critical theories of social media". tripleC: Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 10 (1), pp. 114-121.
La politica economica dei social media [The political economy of social media, in Italian] (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. La politica economica dei social media [The political economy of social media, in Italian]. Sociologia della Communicazione. 43, pp. 62-86.
Google capitalism (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. Google capitalism. tripleC: Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 10 (1), pp. 42-48.
Dallas Smythe today: the audience commodity, the digital labour debate, Marxist political economy and critical theory. Prolegomena to a digital labour theory of value (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. Dallas Smythe today: the audience commodity, the digital labour debate, Marxist political economy and critical theory. Prolegomena to a digital labour theory of value. tripleC: Open Access Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society. 10 (2), pp. 692-740.
Conference report: The 4th ICTs and society conference: critique, democracy and philosophy in 21st century information society (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. Conference report: The 4th ICTs and society conference: critique, democracy and philosophy in 21st century information society. Nordicom Information. 34 (3-4), pp. 89-99.

2010

Labor in informational capitalism and on the Internet (2010)
Fuchs, Christian 2010. Labor in informational capitalism and on the Internet. The Information Society: An International Journal. 26 (3), pp. 179-196.

2009

Information and communication technologies and society: a contribution to the critique of the political economy of the Internet (2009)
Fuchs, Christian 2009. Information and communication technologies and society: a contribution to the critique of the political economy of the Internet. European Journal of Communication. 24 (1), pp. 69-87.
Krise, Kommunikation, Kapitalismus. Zur Kritik der politischen Ökonomie sozialer Medien. ()
Fuchs, Christian Krise, Kommunikation, Kapitalismus. Zur Kritik der politischen Ökonomie sozialer Medien. Luxemburg. 2015 (1), pp. 24-29.

2017

Social media: a critical introduction (2nd edition) (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. Social media: a critical introduction (2nd edition). London Sage.

2016

Critical Theory of Communication: New Readings of Lukács, Adorno, Marcuse, Honneth and Habermas in the Age of the Internet (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Critical Theory of Communication: New Readings of Lukács, Adorno, Marcuse, Honneth and Habermas in the Age of the Internet. London University of Westminster Press.
Reading Marx in the Information Age. A Media and Communication Studies Perspective on Capital Volume 1 (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Reading Marx in the Information Age. A Media and Communication Studies Perspective on Capital Volume 1. New York Routledge.
Reconsidering Value and Labour in the Digital Age (2016)
Fisher, Eran and Fuchs, Christian (ed.) 2016. Reconsidering Value and Labour in the Digital Age. Basingstoke Palgrave Macmillan.
Marx in the age of digital capitalism. Studies in Critical Social Sciences, Volume 80. (2016)
Fuchs, Christian and Mosco, Vincent (ed.) 2016. Marx in the age of digital capitalism. Studies in Critical Social Sciences, Volume 80. Leiden Brill.
Marx and the political economy of the media. Studies in Critical Social Sciences, Volume 79. (2016)
Fuchs, Christian and Mosco, Vincent (ed.) 2016. Marx and the political economy of the media. Studies in Critical Social Sciences, Volume 79. Leiden Brill.

2015

Culture and economy in the age of social media (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Culture and economy in the age of social media. New York, London Routledge.

2014

OccupyMedia! The Occupy movement and social media in crisis capitalism (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. OccupyMedia! The Occupy movement and social media in crisis capitalism. Winchester, UK Zero Books.
Critique, social media and the information society (2014)
Fuchs, Christian and Sandoval, M. 2014. Critique, social media and the information society. New York Routledge.
Social media: a critical introduction (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Social media: a critical introduction. London Sage.
Digital labour and Karl Marx (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Digital labour and Karl Marx. New York Routledge.
Philosophers of the World unite! Theorising digital labour and virtual work - definitions, dimensions and forms (tripleC Special Issue) (2014)
Sandoval, M., Fuchs, Christian, Prodnik, J.A., Sevignani, S. and Allmer, T. (ed.) 2014. Philosophers of the World unite! Theorising digital labour and virtual work - definitions, dimensions and forms (tripleC Special Issue). TripleC.
Social media, politics and the state: protests, revolutions, riots, crime and policing in the age of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube (2014)
Trottier, D. and Fuchs, Christian (ed.) 2014. Social media, politics and the state: protests, revolutions, riots, crime and policing in the age of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. New York Routledge.

2012

Marx is back: the importance of Marxist theory and research for critical communication studies today (2012)
Fuchs, Christian and Mosco, Vincent (ed.) 2012. Marx is back: the importance of Marxist theory and research for critical communication studies today. TripleC.
Critical theory and political economy of the Internet @ Nordmedia 2011 (2012)
Fuchs, Christian and Bolin, G. (ed.) 2012. Critical theory and political economy of the Internet @ Nordmedia 2011. TripleC.

2011

Foundations of critical media and information studies (2011)
Fuchs, Christian 2011. Foundations of critical media and information studies. London Routledge.
Internet and surveillance: the challenges of web 2.0 and social media (2011)
Fuchs, Christian, Boersma, K., Albrechtslund, A. and Sandoval, M. (ed.) 2011. Internet and surveillance: the challenges of web 2.0 and social media. New York Routledge.

2008

Internet and society: social theory in the information age (2008)
Fuchs, Christian 2008. Internet and society: social theory in the information age. New York Routledge.

2017

What is to Be Done? The Role of the New and the Old in Media Theory – The Moment for Critical Digital and Social Media Studies (2017)
Fuchs, Christian 2017. What is to Be Done? The Role of the New and the Old in Media Theory – The Moment for Critical Digital and Social Media Studies . http://www.westminsterpapers.org/articles/10.16997/wpcc.253/

2016

Critical Theory (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Critical Theory. in: Bruhn Jensen, Klaus and Craig, Robert (ed.) International encyclopedia of communication theory and philosophy Wiley.
Information ethics in the age of digital labour and the surveillance-industrial complex (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Information ethics in the age of digital labour and the surveillance-industrial complex. in: Kelly, M. and Bielby, J. (ed.) Information cultures in the digital age: A Festschrift in honor of Rafael Capurro Wiesbaden Springer. pp. 173-190
Facebook (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Facebook. in: Birkinbine, B., Gomez, R. and Wasko, J. (ed.) Global media giants New York Routledge. pp. 428-444
Critical theory (2016)
Fuchs, Christian 2016. Critical theory. in: International encyclopedia of political communication Wiley.

2015

The digital labour theory of value in the age of Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Weibo (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. The digital labour theory of value in the age of Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Weibo. in: Fisher Eran and Fuchs Christian (ed.) Reconsidering value and labour in the digital age Basingstoke Palgrave Macmillan. pp. 26-41
Introduction: Value and labour in the digital age (2015)
Fuchs, Christian and Fisher, Eran 2015. Introduction: Value and labour in the digital age. in: Fuchs Christian and Fisher Eran (ed.) Reconsidering value and labour in the digital age Basingstoke Palgrave Macmillan. pp. 3-25
Christian Fuchs (Interview conducted by Michelle Amazeen) (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Christian Fuchs (Interview conducted by Michelle Amazeen). in: Lent, John and Amazeen, Michelle (ed.) Key thinkers in critical communication scholarship: From the pioneers to the next generation Basingstoke Palgrave Macmillan.
Dallas Smythe and digital labor (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Dallas Smythe and digital labor. in: Richard Maxwell (ed.) Routledge companion to labor and media New York Routledge. pp. 51-62
The political economy of capitalist and alternative social media (2015)
Fuchs, Christian and Sandoval, M. 2015. The political economy of capitalist and alternative social media. in: Chris Atton (ed.) The Routledge Companion to Alternative and Community Media London Routledge. pp. 165-175
Social media surveillance. (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Social media surveillance. in: Coleman, S. and Freelon Deen (ed.) Handbook of digital politics Cheltenham Edward Elgar. pp. 395-414

2014

WikiLeaks and the critique of the political economy (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. WikiLeaks and the critique of the political economy. in: Christensen, C. (ed.) WikiLeaks: from popular culture to political economy Los Angeles, CA USC Annenberg Press.
Theorising social media, politics and the state: an introduction (2014)
Trottier, D. and Fuchs, Christian 2014. Theorising social media, politics and the state: an introduction. in: Social media, politics and the state: protests, revolutions, riots, crime and policing in the age of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube New York Routledge. pp. 3-38
Anonymous: Hacktivism and contemporary politics (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Anonymous: Hacktivism and contemporary politics. in: Trottier, D. and Fuchs, Christian (ed.) Social media, politics and the state: protests, revolutions, riots, crime and policing in the age of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube New York Routledge. pp. 88-106
Culture, communication & ideology = forms of work (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Culture, communication & ideology = forms of work. in: Çoban, S. (ed.) Media and left Leiden Brill. pp. 15-43
Introduction: Critique, social media and the information society in the age of capitalist crisis (2014)
Fuchs, Christian and Sandoval, M. 2014. Introduction: Critique, social media and the information society in the age of capitalist crisis. in: Fuchs, Christian and Sandoval, M. (ed.) Critique, social media and the information society New York Routledge. pp. 1-47
Dallas Smythe reloaded: critical media and communication studies today (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Dallas Smythe reloaded: critical media and communication studies today. in: McGuigan, L. and Manzerolle, V. (ed.) The audience commodity in a digital age: revisiting critical theory of commercial media New York Peter Lang. pp. 267-288
Critique of the political economy of informational capitalism and social media (2014)
Fuchs, Christian 2014. Critique of the political economy of informational capitalism and social media. in: Fuchs, Christian and Sandoval, M. (ed.) Critique, social media and the information society New York Routledge. pp. 51-65
Social networking sites in the surveillance society: critical perspectives and empirical findings (2014)
Allmer, T., Fuchs, Christian, Kreilinger, V. and Sevignani, S. 2014. Social networking sites in the surveillance society: critical perspectives and empirical findings. in: Christensen, M. and Jansson, A. (ed.) Media, surveillance and identity: social perspectives New York Peter Lang.

2013

The internet as surveilled workplayplace and factory (2013)
Fuchs, Christian and Trottier, D. 2013. The internet as surveilled workplayplace and factory. in: Gutwirth, S., Leenes, R., De Hert, P. and Poullet, Y. (ed.) European data protection: coming of age Dordrecht Springer. pp. 33-57
Social media and capitalism (2013)
Fuchs, Christian 2013. Social media and capitalism. in: Olsson, T. (ed.) Producing the internet: critical perspectives of social media Göteborg Nordicom. pp. 25-44
Class and exploitation on the internet (2013)
Fuchs, Christian 2013. Class and exploitation on the internet. in: Scholz, T. (ed.) Digital labor: the internet as playground and factory New York Routledge. pp. 211-224

2012

Introduction: Internet and surveillance (2012)
Fuchs, Christian, Boersma, K., Albrechtslund, A. and Sandoval, M. 2012. Introduction: Internet and surveillance. in: Fuchs, Christian, Boersma, K., Albrechtslund, A. and Sandoval, M. (ed.) Internet and surveillance: the challenges of web 2.0 and social media New York Routledge. pp. 1-28
Web 2.0 surveillance and art (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. Web 2.0 surveillance and art. in: Burrough, X. (ed.) Net works: case studies in web art and design New York Routledge. pp. 121-127
Media, war and information technology (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. Media, war and information technology. in: Freedman, D. and Thussu, D.K. (ed.) Media and terrorism: global perspectives London Sage. pp. 47-62
Critique of the political economy of web 2.0 surveillance (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. Critique of the political economy of web 2.0 surveillance. in: Fuchs, Christian, Boersma, K., Albrechtslund, A. and Sandoval, M. (ed.) Internet and surveillance: the challenges of web 2.0 and social media New York Routledge. pp. 31-70

2015

Validation Report. Deliverable D5.3 of the EU FP7 project “PACT – Public Perception of Security and Privacy: Assessing Knowledge, Collecting Evidence, Translating Research into Action” (2015)
Fuchs, Christian 2015. Validation Report. Deliverable D5.3 of the EU FP7 project “PACT – Public Perception of Security and Privacy: Assessing Knowledge, Collecting Evidence, Translating Research into Action”. http://www.projectpact.eu PACT.
Updated plan for use and foreground. Deliverable D5.3 of the EU FP7 project “PACT – Public Perception of Security and Privacy: Assessing Knowledge, Collecting Evidence, Translating Research into Action” (grant agreement number: 285635). (2015)
Fuchs, Christian and Bellanova, R. 2015. Updated plan for use and foreground. Deliverable D5.3 of the EU FP7 project “PACT – Public Perception of Security and Privacy: Assessing Knowledge, Collecting Evidence, Translating Research into Action” (grant agreement number: 285635). http://www.projectpact.eu

2013

Privacy and Security in Europe (2013)
Fuchs, Christian 2013. Privacy and Security in Europe. PACT.

2012

Societal Impact Report. Deliverable D1.4 of the EU FP7 project “PACT – Public Perception of Security and Privacy: Assessing Knowledge, Collecting Evidence, Translating Research into Action” (grant agreement number: 285635) (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. Societal Impact Report. Deliverable D1.4 of the EU FP7 project “PACT – Public Perception of Security and Privacy: Assessing Knowledge, Collecting Evidence, Translating Research into Action” (grant agreement number: 285635). http://www.projectpact.eu
Report on Theoretical Frameworks and Previous Empirical Research. Deliverable D1.1 of the EU FP7 project “PACT – Public Perception of Security and Privacy: Assessing Knowledge, Collecting Evidence, Translating Research into Action” (grant agreement number: 285635). (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. Report on Theoretical Frameworks and Previous Empirical Research. Deliverable D1.1 of the EU FP7 project “PACT – Public Perception of Security and Privacy: Assessing Knowledge, Collecting Evidence, Translating Research into Action” (grant agreement number: 285635).
Implications of Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) Internet Surveillance for Society. (2012)
Fuchs, Christian 2012. Implications of Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) Internet Surveillance for Society. PACT.

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