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Understanding Cyber-Feminism and Its Roles in the Digital Space

Understanding Cyber-Feminism and Its Roles in the Digital Space
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Author(s): Anushka Lydia Issac (Westford University College, UAE)
Copyright: 2023
Pages: 14
Source title: Cyberfeminism and Gender Violence in Social Media
Source Author(s)/Editor(s): Deepanjali Mishra (KIIT University, India)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-6684-8893-5.ch022


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Cyber-feminism is a concept that has emerged in response to the increasing use of technology and the internet in our daily lives. At its core, cyber-feminism is about challenging the gender biases that exist in the technology industry and ensuring that women have equal access to technology and digital spaces. The chapter covers the history of cyber-feminism, including key thinkers and activists who have contributed to its development. The chapter discusses strategies for staying safe online, including the importance of digital literacy and education. This chapter explores the role of cyber-feminism in the digital space through a case study approach. Specifically, it examines the impact of the #MeToo Movement, the Women's March, and the story of Malala Yousafzai. By highlighting the successes and challenges of cyber-feminist movements, this chapter offers insights into how we can work towards a more inclusive and feminist digital future.

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