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DOI: 10.31921/doxacom
Issue number: 11, July-December 2010


Eva Campos Universidad de Valladolid
Title Direct communication between Members of Congress and citizens via e-mail. New habits of information and citizen participation in the Eighth Legislature of the Spanish Parliament (2004-2008) Summary The new information technologies, and specifically the Internet, have spread the idea that politicians and citizens can communicate directly using some of the most popular tools, such as e-mail. This article summarizes the main results of an investigation aimed to ascertain the response rate may have a common citizen to send an email to members of Congress in a comparative perspective from 1999 to 2008. Keywords Cyberdemocracy, Political Communication, Parliamentary Internet, E-mail, Chamber of Deputies


doi: https://doi.org/10.31921/doxacom.n11a3


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